BRUSSELS, July 10, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS) has taken over Armstrong Packaging, a manufacturer of specialty rigid boxes located in Arbroath, Scotland. The value of the deal was not disclosed.
Owners Kevin Leary of W. H. Learyand Marcel Meyer of Robatech Group have agreed to join forces in a worldwide partnership which will allow both companies to further support their customers with valuable products, service and support.
On June 30, production operations officially started at the new, ultra-modern corrugated packaging plant of Schumacher Packaging in Greven.
WASHINGTON, DC, July 7, 2014 (Press Release) -The Paper and Packaging Board (also known as the Paper Check-off) announced it would host a webinar on two different dates, July 15 and 17.
SAO PAULO, July 8, 2014 (PPI Latin America) -MWV Rigesa, a subsidiary of MeadWestvaco group in Brazil, increased its containerboard market share in the country from 5% in 2013 to 20% this year, according to the company's business director, Jairo Lorenzatto.
WÜRZBURG, Germany, June 20, 2014 (Press Release) -Chesapeake/MPS Greenford has chosen the latest feature-rich KBA RAPIDA 106 four-colour B1 press as part of a £3m investment programme designed to offer its customers the very best production options.
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, July 7, 2014 (Press Release) -
Sun Paper has commissioned Voith with the delivery of three paper machines for production of packaging and graphic paper. The Chinese company is thus relying on Voith's proven components and modules. This order continues the successful partnership between Sun Paper and Voith.
Emin Leydier is set to raise its recycled containerboard prices by Euro60/tonne from August 1.
The hike will apply to all continental European markets, except Spain.
BRUSSELS, July 1, 2014 (PPI Magazine) -In this its seventh iteration, the RISI Power List welcomes a host of new names to join many familiar faces. Compared with happenings in previous years, it has been relatively quiet for the pulp and paper industry over the past 12 months.