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H.B. Fuller launches new hot melt adhesive

H.B. Fuller launches new hot melt adhesive

October 24, 2014 No Comments »

H.B. Fuller has introduced a new hot melt adhesive, Advantra 9271, specially formulated for strong bonding of light-weight sustainable folding box boards Read More »

Vibixa factory closure to cost over 100 jobs

Vibixa factory closure to cost over 100 jobs

October 23, 2014 No Comments »

Vibixa’s Cheltenham factory is set to close next year, with over 100 employees losing jobs Read More »

Tetra Pak launches plant-based, fully renewable carton

Tetra Pak launches plant-based, fully renewable carton

October 17, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has launched the first carton made entirely from plant-based, renewable packaging materials Read More »

Maintenance shuts hit Mondi profits

Maintenance shuts hit Mondi profits

October 17, 2014 No Comments »

Mondi has posted third-quarter results, which, as expected, showed a 10% fall in operating profit to €174m Read More »

Saica recruits apprentices for training push

Saica recruits apprentices for training push

October 16, 2014 No Comments »

Paper and packaging company Saica has recruited four apprentices to its UK headquarters in Partington, Greater Manchester, as part of its new apprenticeship scheme Read More »

Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

October 16, 2014 No Comments »

Delta Print and Packaging has opened an extension to its plant in west Belfast Read More »

Cerulean to showcase optical carton crease tester at Pack Expo

Cerulean to showcase optical carton crease tester at Pack Expo

October 8, 2014 No Comments »

UK instrumentation company Cerulean will be showing its new optical carton crease tester (OCT) at Pack Expo Read More »

Planglow launches new bloomer bags

Planglow launches new bloomer bags

October 8, 2014 No Comments »

Eco packaging provider Planglow has added new bloomer bags to both its Gastro brand and rustic Natural collection Read More »

International Paper opens educational forest trail

International Paper opens educational forest trail

October 7, 2014 No Comments »

International Paper has opened an educational forest trail in France, to promote sustainable forest management practices Read More »

Kliklok launches new cartoning system at PPMA Show

Kliklok launches new cartoning system at PPMA Show

October 2, 2014 No Comments »

Packaging machinery manufacturer Kliklok International has launched the Certiwrap Elite wraparound cartoning system at the PPMA Show Read More »

Moody’s: European paper firms’ investments paying off

Moody’s: European paper firms’ investments paying off

September 29, 2014 No Comments »

Overall profitability for many rated European paper companies has improved this year, despite falling demand, suggesting that transformational investments are beginning to pay dividends Read More »

ACE UK in carton recycling push

ACE UK in carton recycling push

September 26, 2014 No Comments »

The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK has launched a new campaign to help increase carton recycling Read More »

AG Barr faces multi-million pound bill following carton plant closure

AG Barr faces multi-million pound bill following carton plant closure

September 25, 2014 No Comments »

AG Barr is set to pay £1m in redundancy payments following the closure of its drinks carton plant in Wales Read More »

Sappi and Innovia to highlight the future of coffee and tea packaging

Sappi and Innovia to highlight the future of coffee and tea packaging

September 25, 2014 No Comments »

Sappi Fine Paper Europe and Innovia Films will be showcasing renewable and compostable films for hot drinks at Coteca Read More »

Kite Packaging to showcase CMC cartonwrap machine

Kite Packaging to showcase CMC cartonwrap machine

September 24, 2014 No Comments »

Kite will be showcasing a 3D video experience of the award-winning CMC Cartonwrap machine at the the PPMA Show Read More »