HEIDELBERG, Germany, Aug. 13, 2013 (Press Release) -
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 9, 2013 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Amcor has announced its intention to separate its Australasian and North American packaging business from its now more dominant international flexible and rigid plastics business.
The Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA) released an update on the corrugated industry's economic performance, available for download on its website. Corrugated packaging's economic indicators are monitored, measured and reported as part of the industry's sustainability program.
Pratt Industries received a "10-year job creation" tax credit from the state of Ohio to expand its corrugated sheet plant in Lewisburg in a project that would add 140 jobs, according to the Dayton Daily News.
NEENAH, WI, Aug. 8, 2013 (Press Release) -Menasha Packaging's Food Packaging facility, located in Latrobe, Penn., has been recognized by the American Institute of Baking (AIB) International for the sixth consecutive year.
RICHMOND, VA, Aug. 8, 2013 (Business Wire) -MeadWestvaco Corp., a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions, introduced Shellpak® Renew with Optilock technology. This smaller, more discreet medication adherence package is designed to meet patient and pharmacist needs by enabling greater patient portability and improving pharmacy efficiency.
MeadWestvaco Corp. unveiled findings from its Retail Security Solutions Study, which explores consumers' perceptions of common retail security measures, like clamshells and pull cards, their level of satisfaction with those measures and the impact they have on consumers' path to purchase.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA, Aug. 6, 2013 (PRNewswire) -Penford Products, a leading global supplier of specialty bioproducts, recently introduced PenStrength, a high-performance cationic polymer. PenStrength enhances the binding of pulp fibers to make recycled paperboard stronger, allowing manufacturers to produce premium grade paperboard while reducing manufacturing costs.