The Paper and Packaging Board (P+PB) announces its officers for 2015: John Williams (Domtar), Board Chair; Steve Voorhees (RockTenn), Vice Chair; and Christian Fischer (Georgia-Pacific), Secretary/Treasurer. The Paper and Packaging Board was formed in January 2014 and held its first meeting in March of 2014.
ST. LOUIS, MO, March 4, 2015 (Press Release) -Purina Pro Plan, known for offering advanced nutrition for dogs and cats, is expanding beyond the food bowl and into the litter box with the introduction of Pro Plan® Renew, a premium natural cat litter.
MeadWestvaco Corporation, a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions, today launched Packaging Matters, the company's third annual study of the impact of packaging on product satisfaction and consumer purchasing behavior.
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) today signed an agreement with investment company CoBe Capital for Heidelberg to acquire the European Printing Systems Group (PSG) headquartered in the Netherlands. Both parties have agreed that the purchase price will remain confidential. Through this acquisition, Heidelberg is significantly expanding its services and consumables business.
Mondi Containerboard's Fruit Logistica workshop, entitled "Paper based packaging - what's in it for my business?", was a resounding success. The company launched its new quality and sustainability brand aqua protec to a broad audience, while its Corrugated Packaging segment highlighted the customer advantages of paper-based packaging from a converter's point of view.
ESPOO, Finland, March 2, 2015 (Press Release) -
Reducing complexity and optimising potential will be a key focus from lead partner DS Smith at this year's Resource event. DS Smith will launch its exclusive report ‘The Power of Less: Where Packaging's role in a circular economy becomes clear' at the event on Tuesday 3rd March at the event which runs 3rd-5th March.
TRESU Group opens new possibilities for folding carton converters with the launch of the TRESU iCoat 30000 TWIN that applies two coats of varnish to digitally printed folding cartons, inline in a single pass.
NEW YORK, March 3, 2015 (Press Release) -A new series of independent studies from the Center for Food Safety at the University of Arkansas' Department of Food Science shows bacteria adheres and forms biofilms, including Salmonella, Listeria and E. coli, on RPCs used to ship fresh produce, meats and eggs.
ST CATHARINES, ON, March 3, 2015 (Marketwired) -Axiom Corp. ("Axiom" or the "Company") is pleased to provide this commentary from its new CEO, Tyler Pearson, regarding PaperNuts on-demand packaging technology and the strong anticipated market for eco-friendly sustainable packaging options.