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Schumacher Packaging puts new multifunction corrugator into operation at its Greven plant in Germany

By Tue, Mar 24, 2015

EBERSDORF, Germany, March 10, 2015 (Press Release) -The Schumacher Packaging Group has put a new multifunction corrugator into operation at its Greven plant. The official start date for production at this newly-constructed, ultra-modern plant near Münster-Osnabrück airport was in June 2014.

Smurfit Kappa Benelux to acquire Packaging Corp. of America subsidiary

Wed, Mar 18, 2015

Smurfit Kappa Benelux, a subsidiary of Smurfit Kappa has announced that it has agreed to acquire the European and Mexican operations of Hexacomb, a subsidiary of Packaging Corporation of America. Hexacomb is the largest European manufacturer of paper honeycomb and packaging solutions, and employs approximately 215 people across the operations in the Netherlands, France, Spain and Mexico.

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KBA to supply three KBA Rapidas in medium and large format to Schur Pack in Gallin, Germany

By Wed, Mar 18, 2015

WÜRZBURG, Germany, March 18, 2015 (Press Release) -Schur Pack Germany based in Büchen, Schleswig-Holstein, recently placed an order for three KBA Rapidas in medium and large format with a total of 29 printing and finishing units for its new production facility in nearby Gallin.

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Iggesund Paperboard upgrades its Invercote G paperboard for better digital printing

Wed, Mar 18, 2015

IGGESUND, Sweden, March 10, 2015 (Press Release) - 

"We're seeing almost an explosion of digitally printed folding cartons. For a company like ours which offers stiff paperboard of the highest quality this is a terrific development," comments Fredrik Lisinski, who is responsible for developing Iggesund Paperboard's sales to the digital print market.

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Capital Corrugated & Cartons installs MEGAFOLD 1850SL Specialty Folder Gluer from PPCTS

Wed, Mar 18, 2015

Capital Corrugated & Cartons, Sacramento CA, installs a new MEGAFOLD 1850SL Specialty Folder Gluer from PPC Technologies & Solutions LLC (PPCTS).

The MEGAFOLD 1850SL is a rugged 73" wide Specialty Folder Gluer for heavy folding cartons, micro-flutes, E, C B, AB 3 & 5 layers corrugated boxes and also available in 1450 and 1650 widths.

CCE International 2015 reports increase in visitor attendance

Wed, Mar 18, 2015

ST ALBANS, UK, March 12, 2015 (Press Release) -With an increase of 18% in visitor numbers, the specialised trade show CCE International 2015 was a great success. A total of 2,410 visitors from 62 countries discovered a comprehensive range of raw materials, machines, accessories and services for the production and conversion of corrugated and cartonboard at this year's show.

AB Group Packaging endorses findings of IVL Life Cycle Assessment report

Sun, Mar 15, 2015

EBBW VALE, UK, March 13, 2015 (Press Release) -Leading UK manufacturer of paper carrier bags and flexible packaging, AB Group Packaging, has endorsed the findings of the recent IVL Life Cycle Assessment report, which compared the use of virgin fibre based packaging products against those of alternative plastic materials.

HP and KBA collaborate with preprinting solution for corrugated

Thu, Mar 05, 2015

HP and KBA has announced plans to develop the HP T1000 Simplex Color Inkjet Web Press, a high speed, high volume, 110-inch -wide (2.8 meter) web press for pre-printing of corrugated top liner. This will enable corrugators to combine many individual jobs together on a roll or across rolls for short, mid or long runs. Unlike traditional analog pre-print, every box can be different.


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