ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -The Fibre Box Association (FBA) and the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC) will recognize 440 corrugated industry plants for safety achievements in 2013.
VERSAILLES, CT, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Fusion Paperboard is pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement on terms for a new labor contract with the United Steel Workers (USW). On Tuesday March 4th, 2014, members of USW's Local 1840 ratified a 6 year contract.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL, March 10, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco (SON) and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched the Via Series of pre-qualified temperature controlled shippers.
LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Shelves filled with colorful items as far as the eye can see: row upon row of shelves containing packs of muesli, rice, noodles and baking mixes. The deep freezers tempt customers with pizzas, vegetables and fillets of fish - well packaged in brightly colored boxes.
PINEROLO, Italy, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Hiang Seng Fibre Container Co., Ltd have selected PMT Italia as the supplier of the key sections for their Paper Machine no. 5, which will be installed at the mill located in Samut Sakorn, Thailand.
OAKLAND, March 7, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Packsize International said it expanded Z-fold corrugated production in central California for customers in the Inland Empire region east of Los Angeles.
ESPOO, Finland, March 7, 2014 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an OptiConcept M containerboard production line for Cheng Yang Paper Mill Co.,Ltd. in Vietnam. The new production line is planned to produce high-quality containerboard grades out of 100 percent recycled raw materials. The start-up of the machine is scheduled for 2015.
SALT LAKE CITY, March 5, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Packsize International today announced the expansion of its z-Fold corrugated production in Southern California, which will provide greater access and improved delivery times to the company's Inland Empire customers.
AMSTERDAM, March 5, 2014 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel has completed the expansion of its Industrial Coatings site in Songjiang near Shanghai in China, doubling annual production capacity and creating the company's biggest plant for packaging coatings in the world.
LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, March 6, 2014 (Press Release) -BASF has expanded the production capacities of Ultramid C for flexible food packaging films at its production site in Ludwigshafen, Germany. The company converted a part of its Ultramid B (polyamide 6) production facility making it capable to produce Ultramid C (polyamide 6/6.6) as necessary.