LAUSANNE, Switzerland, June 11, 2013 (Press Release) -For the third year in a row, BOBST has won a prestigious Embanews Award, this time for its ACCUCHECK in-line carton print and quality inspection system. BOBST has won previous awards with its ACCUBRAILLE and smartGPS systems.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2013 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Graphic Packaging is planning to close the Gillingham, UK, food carton plant it acquired in December from Contego Packaging, according to local press reports.
ATLANTA, June 14, 2013 (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) -A Houston contractor is suing Norcross-based RockTenn, a paperboard and packaging manufacturer, for nearly $30 million, claiming the Gwinnett County company owes that much on work performed at a Louisiana plant.
GIRONA, Spain , June 13, 2013 (Press Release) -Comexi Group, the specialist in machinery for the flexible packaging industry, has had a remarkable success at the international fairs celebrated last May in Italy, China and Brazil. This success consolidates Comexi Group's presence, and its line of products on the Asian, European and Latin-American's markets.
SAO PAULO, June 14, 2013 (RISI) -Chilean packaging paper producer Forestal y Papelera Concepción (FPC) and food and beverage packaging major supplier Tetra Pak inaugurated Chile's first hydropulper for long life UHT milk packaging recycling.
SPRINGFIELD, MA, June 13, 2013 (Press Release) -From June 4-5, 2013, the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) conducted its Technical and Production Forum: Design Summit at PPC headquarters in Springfield, MA. While many design-related topics were discussed, a common theme was initiating and sustaining collaboration, both inside and outside a company's doors.
DEKALB, IL, June 13, 2013 (CNW) -Sonoco Alloyd, a unit of Sonoco (SON), is pleased to introduce the industry's first 100 percent electric ergonomic heat sealing machine. Featuring numerous design improvements and operator-friendly enhancements, the new Aergo 6E represents a significant upgrade in cleanroom productivity and ease-of-use.
CAMBRIDGE, MA, June 12, 2013 (PRNewswire) -New materials have long been sought that help to tackle increasing concerns about the future sustainability of petroleum feedstocks and the increasing generation of waste (and litter) driven by our growing population.
MENTOR, OH, June 12, 2013 (Business Wire) -Avery Dennison Corporation has added four new facestocks with a Bleached Glassine (BG) liner to its Prime Film Portfolio of BOPP films.