DUBLIN, Ireland, Sept. 2, 2015 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa, one of the world leaders in paper-based packaging solutions, will return to Pack Expo! The North America's largest processing and packaging will be held from 28 to 30 September in Las Vegas, Nevada, attracting more than 30,000 attendees from 130 countries.
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Sept. 8, 2015 (Press Release) -20-23 October in Gothenburg, Sweden, Hall F, Booth F00:13 Mondi, the international packaging and paper group, will again exhibit its innovative products at Scanpack 2015, the largest packaging trade fair in northern Europe.
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, Sept. 4, 2015 (Press Release) -The Archangelsk Pulp & Paper Mill (APPM), the largest producer of packaging papers in Russia, recently put its BM 1 board machine in Archangelsk back into service following an extensive rebuild by Voith. Voith's scope of supply included the approach flow system, the headbox and a new top wire.
SAO PAULO , (PPI Latin America) -
Brazilian Packaging Association (ABRE) has released its first half 2015 report showing that the country's packaging production declined 2.6% compared to January-June 2014. The performance in the second quarter was also 2.8% lower compared to April-June 2014, according to ABRE.
COLOGNE, Germany , (PPI Asia) -
Australasian packager Orora has purchased a Canadian firm, Jakait.
The Ontario-based firm, which sells corrugated packaging products and labels to the greenhouse produce sector, was purchased for a total consideration of C$22 million ($17 million).
DUBLIN, Ireland, Sept. 2, 2015 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa will participate, for the first time, on the Watercoolers Europe 2015. This conference is one of the world's main forums specialized in water coolers and water packaging solutions. Smurfit Kappa and Vitop will exhibit its complete Bag-in-Box® packaging solutions and specific fitments for water.
DUBLIN, Ireland, 1 September 2015 (Press Release) - Smurfit Kappa Group confirms that Mr Tony Smurfit has succeeded Mr Gary McGann as Group Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 September, 2015.
Liam O'Mahony, SKG Chairman, commented:
KENNESAW, GA, Sept. 2, 2015 (Press Release) -
LITOVEL, Czech Republic, Aug. 31, 2015 (Press Release) -In May and July 2015, the PAPCEL Group signed contracts concerning modification and completion of the stock preparation line and reconstruction of the PM for the customer Okulovskiy Bumazhnik in the Russia Federation.The paper mill currently produces fluting/liner papers with two paper machines in operation.