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DS Smith upbeat after Q1 statement

DS Smith upbeat after Q1 statement

September 17, 2014 No Comments »

Corrugated packaging giant DS Smith has reported growth in the first quarter Read More »

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 »

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 »

Poll shows online shoppers unhappy with large packaging

Poll shows online shoppers unhappy with large packaging

September 4, 2014 No Comments »

Over 25% of online shoppers receive items delivered in boxes or parcels that are too large, according to a new poll commissioned by Macfarlane Packaging Read More »

New Branston RRP supports new ‘two label’ push

New Branston RRP supports new ‘two label’ push

September 4, 2014 No Comments »

DS Smith has developed the retail ready packaging (RRP) for Branston Pickle’s new promotional campaign Read More »

Mark Ryan: The case for quality corrugated packaging

Mark Ryan: The case for quality corrugated packaging

September 3, 2014 1 Comment »

TRM Packaging's Mark Ryan explores the corrugated packaging landscape 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

CBS invests in Friedheim corrugated folder gluer

CBS invests in Friedheim corrugated folder gluer

August 27, 2014 No Comments »

CBS Packaging has purchased a VEGA Altair 200 corrugated folder gluer from Friedheim International 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 »

GWP boxes improves logistics for food bank

GWP boxes improves logistics for food bank

August 26, 2014 No Comments »

GWP, the corrugated and transit packaging company, has donated food collection boxes to Swindon Foodbank 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 »

Poll shows consumer preference for paper-based packaging

Poll shows consumer preference for paper-based packaging

August 18, 2014 2 Comments »

Over half of the UK’s consumers would prefer their groceries packaged in paper-based material, according to a new poll commissioned by the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) Read More »