OAKLAND, Oct. 17, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) is "determined to grow its presence in North America," the company's VP of corporate development Luis Martinez told TAPPI/AICC Corrugated Week attendees in Long Beach, CA, on Sept. 29.Read more
The new U.S. corrugated industry life cycle assessment (LCA) study shows a significant 32 percent reduction per unit in the industry’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions between 2006 and 2010. Dennis Colley, executive director of the Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA), spoke last week on the study findings during the AICC and TAPPI Corrugated Week in Long Beach, Calif.Read more
Members of the AICC – The Independent Packaging Association elected the following slate of officers and directors at the Association’s annual meeting, September 28-October 1, in Long Beach, Calif. The slate was approved by acclamation during the general session held Tuesday, September 30.
The Board of Directors of AICC – The Independent Packaging Association has named David P. Goch of Webster, Chamberlain & Bean, LLP, Washington, as AICC’s Secretary and General Counsel, succeeding Paul H. Vishny who is retiring at the end of 2014. Vishny served AICC since the Association was founded in 1974.Read more
LONDON, Sept. 24, 2014 (Press Release) -DS Smith is celebrating after scooping a dozen wins at the prestigious Starpack Awards 2014.
The long-standing Starpack Awards, now in their 56th year, aim to recognise and reward excellence in packaging design and technology and give participating companies the opportunity to showcase their innovative packaging solutions and major achievements in the past year.Read more
Successful conference and seminars augment the exhibitions as the leading business platform
During Corrugated Week 2014, Sun Chemical will show corrugated printers a wide range of solutions that can help graphics pop and improve pressroom efficiency. Visitors of Sun Chemical booth #417 will be introduced to high-definition plate technology, inks, and pressroom consumable products which offer sharper images, superior print quality, and efficiency to avoid many of the common printing defects that corrugated printers face.Read more