NORTHBROOK, IL, April 15, 2014 (PRNewswire) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation ("KapStone" or "the Company") had a minor fire in one of its paper machines at its Longview, WA mill on April 13, 2014. The fire was quickly contained resulting in no injuries, overall damage of less than $10,000, and rapid resumption of production.
LITOVEL, Czech Republic, April 18, 2014 (Press Release) -A contract with the company Mondi Štětí seated in the Czech Republic was signed on 30. April 2013.
DALLAS , April 16, 2014 (Press Release) -K-1 Packaging Group, a designer and manufacturer of high-end, graphic packaging materials for retail items located in City of Industry, CA, is anticipating the arrival of its new Rapida 105 41-inch eight-color press with coater and UV capabilities this spring.
HARTSVILLE, SC, April 17, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco (SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today reported financial results for its first quarter ending March 30, 2014. First Quarter Highlights
First Quarter Highlights
BRUSSELS, April 17, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Russian containerboard prices remained largely unchanged in the first quarter amid relatively stable if uninspired demand and high recovered paper (RCP) prices.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, April 16, 2014 (Press Release) -By installing a BOBST latest generation EXPERTCUT 106 LER flat bed die-cutter with dynamic in-line blank separation, KÖRTEL & HIEKE GmbH, Hainburg, has boosted production capacity for folding cartons and blister packs by about 40% since the end of 2013.
STUTTGART, Germany, April 14, 2014 (Press Release) -Founded on 31 December 1968 in Zheleznogorsk (region Kursk, Russia) as a labels and corrugated board plant, today the GOTEK group is one of the largest Russian producers of packaging materials. The group is headquartered in Moscow, and employs more than 3,000 staff members at twelve sites.
HARTSVILLE, SC, April 16, 2014 (Business Wire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced it will invest $20 million to build a state-of-the-art, high-speed composite can production facility in near Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, which will produce packaging for snacks.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 16, 2014 (RISI) -US box shipments remained soft in March while containerboard inventories showed a less than average seasonal decline of 24,000 tons, according to Fibre Box Assn (FBA) and American Forest & Paper Assn (AF&PA) statistics released today.
LONDON, April 16, 2014 (Press Release) -DS Smith announces further investments to improve on its ability to serve the demands of customers across the D-A-CH region. The largest project will be the construction of a new plant in Erlensee, located in the Main-Kinzig-Kreis region of Germany.