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Tension Packaging & Automation launches Tension PFI color 1/2-fold printer-folder-inserter for printing automation

Wed, Oct 24, 2012

KANSAS CITY, MO, Oct. 24, 2012 (Business Wire) -At the Oct. 23-25 PARCEL Forum 12 in Chicago, Tension Packaging & Automation will introduce its Tension PFI, a color 1/2-fold printer-folder-inserter that automates the printing, verification and fulfillment of products within direct-to-consumer markets.


AICC/Paperboard Packaging Hall of Fame: Jim Davis Honored

By Esther Hertzfeld Tue, Feb 19, 2013

After many years of industry and association service, Davis is inducted into the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC)/Paperboard Packaging Hall of Fame.

James M. Davis has lead a fruitful and successful career in the corrugated converting business — helping build and thrive several companies all while building a flourishing family as well.


Containerboard Prices Versus Box Prices: The Games People Play

By Mark Arzoumanian Fri, Mar 08, 2013

Box buyers still have plenty of options even as the number of suppliers shrinks. Why?

Remember when box prices rose in tandem with containerboard prices? Sure, a 30 or 60 day lag existed and the box price increase didn’t always go up as much as the board price increase. But the trend was pretty consistent.


What Do Packaging Buyers Have Against Corrugated?

By Mark Arzoumanian Fri, Mar 08, 2013

Packaging buyers are scrutinizing their purchasing decisions like never before. Although it offers a multitude of benefits, the corrugated box is either losing out completely to other forms of packaging or being pushed down on the packaging priority totem pole. Some examples of this trend:


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