MACON, GA, July 26, 2013 (Local News) -One man is dead and three others are injured after a crane accident at Graphic Packaging in Macon.
According to Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones, 21-year-old Johnathan Siroky of Fayetteville was crushed between the crane and the door of a trailer Saturday around 10:30 a.m.
CONYERS,GA, July 25, 2013 (Press Release) -Pratt Industries has just celebrated another major milestone - its Conyers mill has produced its 6 millionth ton of 100% recycled paper.
North American Illinois-based Shamrock Specialty Packaging expanded its production capacity by 50% at its Mexican corrugated packaging materials plant in Ciudad Juarez, northern Mexico.
North American box demand has been fairly healthy for many integrated and independent converters, while containerboard is still in fairly tight supply, according to contacts.
BRUSSELS, July 25, 2013 (PPI Europe) -Recycled containerboard prices remained largely stable in July across Europe after some erosion in early June. The levels are poised to increase soon, however, as all major producers have unveiled plans for price hikes of up to Euro 50/tonne from August.
OSAKA, Japan, July 22, 2013 (Press Release) -Rengo Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Kita-ku, Osaka; President & CEO: Kiyoshi Otsubo) announces that construction work has begun, as previously planned, to renew a containerboard (linerboard) machine at its consolidated subsidiary Marusan Paper Mfg. Co., Ltd.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 23, 2013 (RISI) -Graphic Packaging has informed customers it will increase prices on all its solid unbleached sulfate (SUS) paperboard, also called coated unbleached kraft (CUK), by $50/ton effective with shipments on or after Sept. 1, according to industry sources.