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Esko and Highcon in OEM partnership

Esko and Highcon in OEM partnership

August 28, 2014 No Comments »

The packaging design firm Esko has formed an OEM agreement to increase its working cooperation with Highcon, developer of the Highcon Euclid digital cutting and creasing machine Read More »

Kite Packaging and Audion Swissvac in partnership

Kite Packaging and Audion Swissvac in partnership

August 28, 2014 No Comments »

Kite Packaging and Audion Swissvac, the automated packaging machinery firm, will be partnering at the PPMA Show Read More »

Smart Planet Technologies and PrintWinner launch sustainable paper cups

August 28, 2014 No Comments »

Sustainable paper cups that pass recyclability tests have been launched by Smart Planet Technologies and PrintWinner Read More »

BillerudKorsnäs invests £78m in Swedish paper mills

August 27, 2014 No Comments »

BillerudKorsnäs, the Swedish packaging paper, consumer board and containerboard company, has invested SEK 900m (£78m) at its Frövi and Rockhammar mills Read More »

Paper: The future of pallet packaging

Paper: The future of pallet packaging

August 26, 2014 No Comments »

Paul Gill, development manager at the UK’s leading paper honeycomb manufacturer Dufaylite, explores the benefits of cardboard pallet packaging and why the future will see plastic alternatives left behind Read More »

Sonoco agrees £227m deal to buy Weidenhammer Packaging Group

Sonoco agrees £227m deal to buy Weidenhammer Packaging Group

August 26, 2014 No Comments »

Global packaging company Sonoco is to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group in a €286m (£227m) deal Read More »

PEFC and AB Group Packaging in paper bags push

PEFC and AB Group Packaging in paper bags push

August 26, 2014 1 Comment »

Paper and polythene bag manufacturer AB Group Packaging and The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) are pushing for more paper bag use nationwide Read More »

Glossop Cartons to launch GC Comic at Packaging Innovations

August 22, 2014 No Comments »

Glossop Cartons is to launch the latest edition of its GC Comic book at Packaging Innovations in London Read More »

Graphic Packaging to invest £25m at US paper mill

August 22, 2014 No Comments »

Graphic Packaging International is to invest $41.5m (£25m) in upgrading production machinery at its West Monroe paper mill in Louisiana Read More »

Shuttleworth delivers efficiency at Simply Cartons

August 18, 2014 No Comments »

Simply Cartons, designer and printer of bespoke packaging, has seen positive results following installation of an MIS from Shuttleworth Read More »

Huhtamaki launches Food-to-Go Boxes

Huhtamaki launches Food-to-Go Boxes

August 15, 2014 No Comments »

Huhtamaki has launched Food-to-Go Boxes for the food service sector catering for a variety of hot and cold snacks and meals Read More »

Shuttleworth installs disaster recovery solution at GNE

August 15, 2014 No Comments »

Shuttleworth Business System has recently installed Microsoft 2012 Hyper-V Server Virtualisation at GNE in Leeds Read More »

Solo Cup Europe launches 6oz paper cup

Solo Cup Europe launches 6oz paper cup

August 15, 2014 No Comments »

Solo Cup Europe has launched a new 6oz paper hot cup to meet the demand for new format hot beverages Read More »

Eataly appoints Smurfit Kappa to boost global presence

Eataly appoints Smurfit Kappa to boost global presence

August 14, 2014 No Comments »

Smurfit Kappa has signed a deal with Eataly, the food retail and dining concept, to help it to expand into global markets Read More »

Modest growth for paper packaging amidst market threats

Modest growth for paper packaging amidst market threats

August 12, 2014 No Comments »

The paper and board packaging market value increased by 1.8% in 2013, and is forecast to grow modestly – by 6.3% over the next five years Read More »