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Green Bay Packaging pledges $250,000 donation to International Corrugated Packaging Foundation

By Mon, Oct 21, 2013

ALEXANDRIA, VA, Oct. 22, 2013 (Press Release) -The International Corrugated Packaging Foundation (ICPF) has announced that longtime ICPF supporter, Green Bay Packaging Inc., has pledged an additional $100,000 to support the International Corrugated Packaging Foundation's initiatives. This new commitment brings Green Bay Packaging's total pledges and contributions during the current CorrAlliance Partner campaign to over $250,000. Green Bay Packaging regularly supports other ICPF fundraising events, like the annual Holiday Weekend in New York where it has participated the past two years. A Green Bay designer currently serves as the ICPF representatives on the Bowling Green State University's visual communication's packaging track advisory board. Bryan Hollenbach, Green Bay's Executive Vice President, additionally serves on ICPF's Board of Directors.

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CPA: new economic case study shows 25% annual cost savings from shipping tomatoes in corrugated as compared to reusable plastic containers

By Sun, Oct 20, 2013

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, Oct. 18, 2013 (Press Release) -A new economic case study demonstrates a 25 percent annual cost savings from shipping tomatoes in corrugated versus shipping the same volume of tomatoes in reusable plastic containers (RPCs).

PPI Pulp & Paper Week

Containerboard: World demand to grow 3% in 2013, slightly higher next year, RISI forecasts

By Will Mies Fri, Oct 25, 2013

OAKLAND, Oct. 25, 2013 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Global containerboard demand will grow about 3% this year and slightly higher in 2014, with all the growth to come from developing markets, RISI VP for paper packaging Ken Waghorne told RISI's recent 28thNorth American Forest Products Conference in San Diego on Oct. 9.

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Clondalkin Group strengthens pharma and healthcare business, enters into strategic alliance with Italy's leaflet manufacturer Grafiche Pizzi

By Fri, Oct 25, 2013

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , Oct. 25, 2013 (Press Release) -The international producer of high value added packaging solutions Clondalkin Group has entered into a strategic alliance with Italian company Grafiche Pizzi.

PPI Europe

Recycled containerboard producers to raise prices by Euro 40/tonne from November 1

By Irina Van den Neste Thu, Oct 24, 2013

BRUSSELS, Oct. 24, 2013 (PPI Europe) -Several major recycled containerboard producers including Europac, DS Smith and Hamburger have independently announced plans to raise their white and brown recycled containerboard prices by Euro 40/tonne ($54.8/tonne) from November 1.

The hike will apply to all markets in continental Europe.

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Smurfit Kappa receives nine nominations across six categories in 2013 PPI Awards

By Wed, Oct 23, 2013

DUBLIN, Ireland and LONDON, Oct. 23, 2013 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa, one of the world's largest integrated manufacturers of paper-based packaging products with operations in Europe and The Americas, has received nine nominations for awards across six categories for the 2013 Pulp & Paper International (‘PPI') Awards.


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