LUDHIANA, India, May 20, 2014 (Local News) -Following Offset Printers Association's (OPA) decision to increase printing prices by 20% due to hike in cardboard boxes and other printing material, city printing shops remained shut to protest on Saturday.
WASHINGTON, DC, May 20, 2014 (Press Release) -The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a $1,816,666 National Emergency Grant to assist approximately 450 workers affected by the closure of International Paper Co.'s facility located in Courtland, Ala.
GHENT, Belgium, May 20, 2014 (Press Release) -Esko (www.esko.com) announces that it has extended the world-leading family of Kongsberg digital finishing tables by introducing the new Kongsberg V series.
ESPOO, Finland, May 20, 2014 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply a complete boiler plant to Hamburger Hungaria Power in Dunaujvaros, Hungary. The new plant will provide more sustainable energy production by enabling the use of renewable resources. The value of the order is about EUR 50 million. The order was included in Valmet's first quarter 2014 orders received.
CINCINNATI, OH, May 19, 2014 (Press Release) -Michelman will be featuring its new DigiPrime® 4453 digital press primer formulated for use on Xeikon digital presses at the Xeikon Café event taking place May 20-22, 2014 in Antwerp, Belgium, Europe. The company will be part of the In-Mold Label Track at the Café.
ATLANTA, May 19, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) today announced an underwritten, secondary public offering of 43,654,214 shares of its common stock by certain of its existing stockholders.
DUBLIN, Ireland, May 19, 2014 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa will invest EUR 27 million on its Sangüesa site (Northern Spain) to transform its PM1 machine producing today 65 kT of virgin fibre based containerboard (Karpan liner), into PM4, a 30 kT virgin brown machine glazed paper.
FITCHBURG, MA, May 13, 2014 (Local News) -When Boutwell, Owens & Co., Inc. announced last month that it had acquired a new plant in Texas, some wondered whether the purchase meant one of the area's oldest and largest manufacturers would be moving on to greener pastures.
OAKLAND, May 16, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -US linerboard export prices remained stable in most global markets, but there was plenty of supply as producers from North America, Europe, Brazil, Russia, and other countries attempt to push more tonnage into export markets, according to contacts.
OAKLAND, CA, May 16, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Crane Cartonfounder Alan Crane, 89, passed away on Feb. 23. He founded the company in Chicago in 1962 with two employees and a 20,000 ft2plant. It operated for 38 years as an independent folding carton converter before being acquired byCaraustar Industriesin 2001.