DUBLIN, Ireland, April 29, 2015 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has announced the launch of a new automatic Bag-in-Box® filling machine, continuing the growth of its supply of the bestselling BIB 700 range. The new machine, called the BIB 700 Double Head, offers high performance along with the innovations of the original simple head version.
DUBLIN, Ireland, April 22, 2015 (Press Release) - Smurfit Kappa has announced the roll-out of its new Shelf Smart service at its flagship Innovation Event - a market-leading solution that will help customers develop proven packaging solutions faster than ever before.
SAO PAULO, April 27, 2015 (RISI) - Brazilian largest packaging paper and corrugated board producer Klabin announced its greenfield 1.5 million tonnes/yr Puma pulp project was 58% complete as of Mar. 31. The new pulp mill is being constructed at Ortigueira city, in Paraná state, southern Brazil, and will produce hardwood and softwood pulp.
NEENAH, WI, April 23, 2015 (Press Release) - For the sixth consecutive year, Menasha Packaging's Promotional Print Solutions (PPS) facility and Midwest Fulfillment Center (MFC), both located in Neenah, Wisconsin, have been recognized by the American Institute of Baking (AIB) International with Good Manufacturing Processes (GMP) audit scores greater than 900 out of a possible 1,000.
SALT LAKE CITY, April 27, 2015 (PRNewswire) -The Packsize automated iQ Fusion 2® On Demand Packaging® machine was named the 2015 Silver Award Applied Technology - Industrial Solutions winner by the internationally renowned Edison AwardsTMat its annual event in New York City on April 23.
SHANGHAI, April 23, 2015 (RISI) - Two major cartonboard mills are currently taking ten days of downtime, curtailing market supply by some 48,000 tonnes.
PMs at APP China's mill in Qinzhou city, Guangxi autonomous region and Asia Symbol (Shandong) Pulp & Paper's mill in Rizhao city, Shandong province suspended production on April 19 and 18 respectively for maintenance.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, April 28, 2015 (Press Release) -A programme rich in technological highlights and networking opportunities awaited the guests who attended an Open House at the Cartograf production facilities in Aguascalientes, Mexico.
Smurfit Kappa UK Limited, a subsidiary of Smurfit Kappa Group plc, a world leader in paper-based packaging, has completed the acquisition of inspirepac.
Chris Marples, CEO of inspirepac, will continue to lead the business and is suitably enthused by the deal.
PINEROLO, Italy, April 24, 2015 (Press Release) -PMT Italia will supply a new ÆGO SIZER FO Film Size Press with new Threading System and Pulper to Pehlivanoglu Kagit for their PM1 in Çerkezköy, Turkey. The 2.850 mm wide PM1 produces Fluting and Test Liner in a grammage range of 75 to 200 g/m2 with a design speed of 1.000 m/min.