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ABB’s Lorentzen & Wettre introduces paper laboratory instrument to measure micro-surface roughness of paperboard and linerboard

Tue, Apr 23, 2013

KISTA, Sweden, April 23, 2013 (Press Release) -Lorentzen & Wettre, a member of the ABB Group, announce L&W Stylus Roughness Tester Emveco - a paper laboratory instrument that measures the micro-surface roughness of paperboard and linerboard.

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Dura-Fibre expands heavy weight folding carton options, makes two changes to current substrate line

Tue, Apr 23, 2013

MENASHA, WI, April 23, 2013 (Press Release) -Dura-Fibre has announced changes to two of their popular heavy weight laminated substrates. The company will reintroduce the premium Forte brand, and shift the Eclipse brand to a lower price point to align with market needs.

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PPC speakers share expertise at Spring Outlook and Strategies Conference in Nashville, TN

Tue, Apr 23, 2013

SPRINGFIELD, MA, April 23, 2013 (Press Release) -

Leaders in global economics, leadership, recruiting, and packaging safety recently shared their expertise at the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) Spring Outlook and Strategies Conference on April 3-5, 2013, in Nashville, TN.

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Chesapeake installs new Brausse-supplied hot foil stamping machine at French plant for greater range of carton finishes

Mon, Apr 22, 2013

BUCKS, UK, April 19, 2013 (Press Release) -Chesapeake Angoulême has installed a new Brausse hot foil stamping machine to offer its customers a greater range of carton finishes particularly suited to cosmetics and personal care products.


Operations at three DS Smith corrugated plants in France back to normal

By Irina Van den Neste Mon, Apr 22, 2013

BRUSSELS, April 22, 2013 (RISI) -Operations at three DS Smith (DSS) corrugated packaging plants in France are back to normal as of today, the firm said. DSS' Atlantique plant in Nantes, the Bretagne plant in Carhaix and the Normandie plant in Torigni-sur-Vire had partial production interruptions last week as employees protested over salary increase issues.

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UK printed folding carton manufacturer Benson Group installs Dantex coating plate production equipment at Gateshead food-packaging factory

Mon, Apr 22, 2013

LEICESTERSHIRE, UK, April 22, 2013 (Press Release) -

Benson Group, one of the UK's leading privately owned printed folding carton manufacturers, has announced details regarding the installation of coating plate production equipment from Dantex at its Benson Gateshead food-packaging factory.

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Web processing machinery supplier Parkinson Technologies partners with Shruti International for Indian market

Thu, Apr 18, 2013

WOONSOCKET, RI, April 9, 2013 (Press Release) -Parkinson Technologies Inc., an industry leader in the development, design and manufacturing of web processing machinery for the plastics, nonwovens, paper and specialty materials industries, has announced the addition of Shruti International as its authorized representative in India and the U.A.E.


Cascades introduces EVOK -- the first polystyrene foam food tray made with recycled material

Wed, Apr 17, 2013

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 17, 2013 (CNW) -Cascades's new EVOK, the first polystyrene foam food tray in North America made with recycled material, can now be found on the grocery shelves of an important Canadian distributor. EVOKTMwas created to package meat, poultry, fish, vegetables, and fresh fruit.


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