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International Paper to sell three US converting facilities

International Paper to sell three US converting facilities

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

International Paper has agreed to sell three of its largest paperboard converting facilities in the US to North Carolina-based Atlantic Packaging Read More »

SIG’s CombiSwift introduced to food packs

SIG’s CombiSwift introduced to food packs

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

SIG Combibloc’s CombiSwift screw cap has now been launched on food carton packs Read More »

Huhtamaki supports ‘Simply Cups’ recycling scheme

Huhtamaki supports ‘Simply Cups’ recycling scheme

September 11, 2014 No Comments »

Huhtamaki is supporting the Simply Cups recycling scheme. Read More »

International Paper signs UK distributors for Alaska Plus GC2

International Paper signs UK distributors for Alaska Plus GC2

September 10, 2014 No Comments »

Paper and cartonboard suppliers Chapelton Board and Warren are to stock and distribute International Paper’s Alaska Plus nationwide Read More »

Reynolds Group could off-load packaging units

Reynolds Group could off-load packaging units

September 9, 2014 No Comments »

Rank Group, the New Zealand-based parent company of packaging giant Reynolds Group, is planning to sell two of its food and beverage packaging businesses, according to The Financial Times Read More »

Study finds sufficient plantation for APP’s zero deforestation plan

Study finds sufficient plantation for APP’s zero deforestation plan

September 5, 2014 No Comments »

Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) has received positive feedback from a leading NGO for its commitment to cease all forest clearance activity Read More »

Tetra Pak sustainability update reveals one billion bio-based caps

Tetra Pak sustainability update reveals one billion bio-based caps

September 3, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has released its sustainability update including news on renewable packaging with one billion packs featuring bio-based caps, and reduction of food waste Read More »

Paper: The future of pallet packaging

Paper: The future of pallet packaging

September 3, 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 »

City Vending announces move to Benders’ Douwe Egbert paper cups

City Vending announces move to Benders’ Douwe Egbert paper cups

September 2, 2014 1 Comment »

City Vending Services is to use fully-branded Douwe Egbert vending cups from Benders Paper Cups Read More »

Huhtamaki acquires New Zealand carton packaging firm

September 2, 2014 No Comments »

Huhtamaki has acquired New Zealand based Interpac Packaging in a £5.5m deal Read More »

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 »

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 »