LONDON, Oct. 15, 2013 (Press Release) -A packaging firm has been fined after a worker severed the tip of a finger on a machine where a safety guard had been deliberately disabled.
POZNAN, Poland, Oct. 15, 2013 (Press Release) -Arctic Paper Grycksbo, Sweden, introduces its AP-Tec portfolio of coated paper products for packaging applications. The three products in the new range, AP-Tec Liner, AP-Tec Pack and AP-Tec Flex, feature high bulk and excellent printability, achieved thanks to Arctic Paper Grycksbo's unique coating technology.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2013 (RISI) -US containerboard inventories dropped by 47,500 tons in September as mills down shifted on production and box shipments remained relatively flat, according to latest industry statistics released today.
ALEXANDRIA, VA , Oct. 14, 2013 (Press Release) -AICC recently held its 2013 Independent Packaging Design Competition - September 23-25, 2013 in Las Vegas, NV. Over 180 entries from 36 companies were received in this years' competition. Awards were announced in categories for corrugated, folding carton and rigid box.
ALEXANDRIA, VA, Oct. 14, 2013 (Press Release) -The AICC 2013 Designers Lab was held September 23-25, 2013 at The Encore Hotel in Las Vegas, NV in conjunction with the AICC 2013 Annual Meeting and the Independent Packaging Design Competition. Designers had the opportunity to learn new techniques in both structural and graphic design from experts in the field.
SPRINGFIELD, MA, Oct. 14, 2013 (Press Release) -On November 12-13, 2013, the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) will host its popular Folding Carton Boot Camp workshop at PPC headquarters in Springfield, MA.
GHENT, Belgium, Oct. 14, 2013 (Press Release) -Esko announces that its Kongsberg XP Auto digital cutting table has become the latest Esko solution to be installed at HP's Demo Centre in Barcelona, Spain.
NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2013 (PRNewswire) -Enhanced Small Business Investment Company, LP ("ESBIC"), an affiliate of Enhanced Capital Partners, Inc. ("Enhanced Capital"), announced today it provided $10.5 million in subordinated secured debt financing to Carthage Specialty Paperboard, Inc. and Climax Manufacturing Company ("Climax").
DUREN, Germany, Oct. 11, 2013 (Press Release) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and the leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has opened its newest site in Duren, Germany, at an existing Sonoco facility.