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Georgia-Pacific to begin over $375 million energy improvement project at its white-top liner and SBS cartonboard mill in Brewton, AL

By Mon, Aug 04, 2014

BREWTON, AL, Aug. 4, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Georgia-Pacific has announced an investment of more than $375 million in an energy improvement project at its Brewton, Alabama, mill. All permits are in place for construction to begin in the next few months, and the project is expected to take approximately 24 months to complete.

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Flint Group-supplied nyloflex NExT exposure technology increases corrugated postprint quality at rudolf reproflex in Germany

By Sun, Aug 03, 2014

STUTTGART, Germany, July 30, 2014 (Press Release) -In 1986, Andreas Rudolf, together with just five employees, founded a company in Goslar, Germany, to specialise in the processing of flexo printing plates. The business became so successful that new employees were steadily hired in the following years.

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Containerboard: Pratt shifts PM supplier for new Valparaiso mill; moves startup to fall 2015

By Will Mies Fri, Aug 01, 2014

OAKLAND, Aug. 1, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Pratt Industries shifted suppliers for its new 360,000 tons/yr lightweight recycled containerboard machine at its Valparaiso, IN, mill, in a move that may delay the startup date of the project by several months.

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Reynolds reviewing possible sales of Evergreen Packaging, Closure Systems and SIG Combibloc

By Tue, Jul 29, 2014

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 29, 2014 (Press Release) -Reynolds Group Holdings Ltd. (RGHL) today announced it is undertaking a strategic review of its ownership of its Evergreen and Closures businesses.

RGHL stated this initiative is part of a review and possible reallocation of capital and resources within its business portfolio.

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CPI: corrugated industry exploits latest digital printing technology to provide commercial opportunities for retailers and brand owners

By Fri, Aug 01, 2014

SWINDON, UK, Aug. 1, 2014 (Press Release) -

Customised packaging is becoming increasingly popular and the Corrugated Industry is exploiting the latest digital printing technology to provide even more commercial opportunities for retailers and brand owners.

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Heidelberg boosts speed of Speedmaster VLF XL presses by up to 20% for high-volume packaging

By Thu, Jul 31, 2014

KENNESAW, GA, July 31, 2014 (Press Release) -Heidelberg has increased the maximum running speed of its 57" Speedmaster VLF XL 145 and 64" Speedmaster VLF XL 162 presses by up to 20 percent. Targeting the folding carton market, this next level of efficiency is enabled by the new "Packaging Speed Performance" (PSP) packages.

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SIG Combibloc starts up extrusion line laminating unprocessed cardboard for its carton packs on-site at Paraná factory in Brazil

By Thu, Jul 31, 2014

LINNICH, Germany, July 30, 2014 (Press Release) -At SIG Combibloc's Brazilian packaging plant, an extrusion line has now been put into operation which laminates unprocessed cardboard for the company's carton packs on-site. This major milestone completes the modular investment and building project in Campo Largo, near the city of Curitiba in Brazil's Paraná state.


QuadTech and Gallus partner to offer automated color control and productivity benefits

Wed, Jul 30, 2014

Sussex, Wis. and Gallus, Switzerland—QuadTech announced a new partnership with the Gallus Group (St. Gallen, Switzerland), to provide QuadTech closed-loop color control and color measurement systems for its offset, flexo and gravure presses.


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