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Glossop Cartons receives Mitsubishi ‘Productivity Print Award’

Glossop Cartons receives Mitsubishi ‘Productivity Print Award’

Glossop Cartons has been recognised by press manufacturer Ryobi Mitsubishi for clocking up over 1,500 days since its V3000 Mitsubishi printing press required a service.

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Packaging Innovations 2015 | Record numbers visit show

Packaging Innovations 2015 | Record numbers visit show

The organiser of Packaging Innovations has reported record numbers at this month’s show at Birmingham’s NEC.

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BAT threatens to sue UK government over plain packs

BAT threatens to sue UK government over plain packs

British American Tobacco (BAT) has warned the UK government it will mount a legal challenge if tobacco plain packaging is introduced, while Ireland becomes the first EU member state to...

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Diamondpak doubles turnover and creates 65 new jobs

Diamondpak doubles turnover and creates 65 new jobs

Pontypool packaging manufacturer Diamondpak has seen turnover double since it received a £50,000 loan from Finance Wales.

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Innovia and API booklet highlights cold foil possibilities

Innovia and API booklet highlights cold foil possibilities

A collaboration project involving Innovia Films and API Foils has been helping to showcase the possibilities of cold foil for label converters.

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KM Packaging strengthens team with new business director

KM Packaging strengthens team with new business director

Food packaging company KM Packaging Services has appointed a new business director.

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Iggesund invites designers to ‘learning experience’

Iggesund invites designers to ‘learning experience’

Iggesund Paperboard, manufacturer of Invercote, is inviting designers from all over the world to participate in a design event.

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Macfarlane results boosted by packaging distribution growth

Macfarlane results boosted by packaging distribution growth

Macfarlane Group has posted a 7% rise in revenue for 2014 thanks to a strong performance from its packaging distribution division.

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Maxim introduces innovative new pallet pack

Maxim introduces innovative new pallet pack

Maxim Solutions has launched a new returnable, reusable pallet pack said to have several environmental and cost advantages.

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Tharstern integrates Esko systems in PRIMO deal for OPM

Tharstern integrates Esko systems in PRIMO deal for OPM

Tharstern, the specialist software house, has signed a new deal with OPM (Labels and Packaging Group).

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RDM hosts paper and carton testing learnshop at Cerulean

RDM hosts paper and carton testing learnshop at Cerulean

RDM Test Equipment is hosting a technical learnshop, focused on testing methods and techniques for paper and carton packaging, at Cerulean's head office.

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Seacourt printing press offers ‘highest sustainability standards’

Seacourt printing press offers ‘highest sustainability standards’

UK-based printer Seacourt has launched a new printing press said to combine the high sustainability standards and print quality.

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CEPI applauds European Commission’s Energy Union Package

CEPI applauds European Commission’s Energy Union Package

The Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI) says it strongly welcomes the Energy Union Package published by the European Commission.

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Smurfit Kappa launches packaging innovation, the Shelf-Facer

Smurfit Kappa launches packaging innovation, the Shelf-Facer

Smurfit Kappa has launched the Shelf-Facer, which it says increases the visibility of goods on shelf by up to 50%.

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RPC finalises €386m Promens Group AS acquisition

RPC finalises €386m Promens Group AS acquisition

RPC Group has announced the completion of the acquisition of Promens Group AS, following receipt of all required anti-trust clearances.

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Unilever and Greenredeem team for Comic Relief

Unilever and Greenredeem team for Comic Relief

Greenredeem, the company that rewards people for everyday green actions, and Unilever are inviting the former’s members to donate points earned through recycling efforts to Comic Relief.

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