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Green Bay Packaging VP Robert E. Schroeder to receive industry safety award

Mon, May 20, 2013

PEACHTREE CORNERS, GA, May 20, 2013 (Press Release) -Robert E. Schroeder, Vice President and General Manager at Green Bay Packaging Inc. in Fort Worth, was selected as the 2012 Executive Eagle Award winner. The Pulp & Paper Safety Association selected Mr. Schroeder for his commitment to safety throughout his career. Mr.


Cascades launches moving boxes made from recycled-content corrugated board in Quebec

Wed, May 15, 2013

Cascades is launching its new line of moving boxes made in Québec from corrugated board containing 80% recycled materials-just in time for July 1st! Whether you are packing up a large house or a small apartment, you can now purchase boxes in small quantities, which until now have been available only to companies for industrial packaging.

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RockTenn launches TAPPISAFE program at West Point, VA, containerboard mill

Tue, May 14, 2013

RockTenn will roll out the TAPPISAFE Safety Orientation Program at the West Point, Virginia mill. TAPPISAFE, a service of TAPPI offered in partnership with Alliance Safety Council, provides a standardized safety orientation program for contractors and is the only safety orientation program specifically designed for the industry, by the industry.

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PPC member companies distribute 13,500 saplings across North America as part of TICCIT education program

Thu, May 16, 2013

SPRINGFIELD, MA, May 16, 2013 (Press Release) -From April 20-26, 2013, a record 22 member companies of the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) distributed 13,500 saplings to students and community members through TICCIT ("Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees"), an educational program sponsored by PPC that promotes planting trees in recycled cartons or paperboar

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MetaCommunications releases Virtual Ticket™ 2013 for Esko

Thu, May 16, 2013

IOWA CITY, IA, May 16, 2013 (Press Release) -MetaCommunications today announced the release of a new version of Virtual Ticket specifically designed for use with Esko’s line of pre-production software and the packaging industry. This new version is tightly integrated with Esko’s Automation Engine and WebCenter, and includes over 200 new features.

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KBA receives orders from packaging printers in China and Taiwan including Ningbo Beike Packaging and Chen Yi Paper Container

Thu, May 16, 2013

WÜRZBURG, Germany, May 16, 2013 (Press Release) -On the second day of China Print 2013 in Beijing KBA handed the Rapida 145 showcased over to Ningbo Beike Packaging. This is the first KBA Rapida 145 large-format press to go to China and the second in Asia to be installed after the trade show at the customer's plant in Ningbo.

PPI Europe

Schumacher Packaging starts construction of new corrugated packaging plant in Germany

By Daniela wortmann Thu, May 16, 2013

BRUSSELS, May 16, 2013 (PPI Europe) -Germany's Schumacher Packaging has kicked off a major investment project. In late April, the firm celebrated the ground- breaking ceremony for its new corrugated packaging facility in Greven, in the north west of the country.


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