WILMINGTON, DE, Oct. 11, 2013 (Local News) -Georgia-Pacific plans to close its Color-Box packaging facility in Harrington by the end of the year, with 95 people losing their jobs, a company spokeswoman said Thursday.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 10, 2013 (Press Release) -Operating in the packaging sector for sixty years, the Lucaprint Group has become one of the most innovative organizations in Italy's paper converting sector.
BRUSSELS, Oct. 10, 2013 (RISI) -Morocco's Compagnie Marocaine des Cartons et des Papiers (CMCP), a subsidiary of International Paper, has invested Euro 5 million ($6.8 million) in a new fluting machine for its Agadir plant.
The new line, which is being supplied by the Italian firm Fosber, will be operational in the middle of this month.
BRUSSELS, Oct. 10, 2013 (PPI Europe) -The liquidated VG Goossens's Marcq-en-Baroeul packaging plant in France may have found a prospective buyer in the form of Belgian firm Carton P. Van De Velde. A spokesperson from the firm confirmed that it was reviewing the VG Goossens unit.
BRUSSELS, Oct. 10, 2013 (PPI Europe) -Hong-Kong-based Tri-Wall has inaugurated a corrugated packaging plant in Monmouth, South Wales, the UK. The facility was acquired from DS Smith last year as part of Tri-Wall's strategy to grow its global presence and serve its customers around the world.
CRANFORD, NJ, Oct. 9, 2013 (Press Release) -Newark Recycling Paperboard Solutions has been named a finalist in the 2013 NJBIZ Business of the Year awards program. The award program, produced by NJBIZ, New Jersey's premiere business news publication, is presented by EisnerAmper LLP and sponsored by Sun National Bank, Comcast Business, and K&L Gates.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 7, 2013 (RISI) -International packaging and paper company Mondi Group has organized its North American operations supplying consumer packaging products, industrial bags and release liners under the name Mondi Americas, the company announced recently.