JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, June 4, 2014 (Press Release) -Mpact's Port Elizabeth plant has benefited from considerable investment in new case-making equipment recently which will ensure that the company meets growing demand for corrugated packaging in the agricultural and industrial sectors.
VERNON HILLS, IL , June 26, 2014 (Press Release) -The Carton Council of North America is proud to announce that fifty percent of U.S. households can now recycle cartons through curbside and other local recycling programs.
NEENAH, WI, June 26, 2014 (Press Release) -For the second consecutive year, three Wisconsin-based Menasha Packaging facilities have been recognized by British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standards, a leading global safety and quality certification program.
OAKLAND, June 27, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -KPAQ Industries is continuing to invest in its St. Francisville, LA, mill since current ownership restarted the mill in June 2010.
SPRINGFIELD, MA, June 27, 2014 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) recently added several new companies to its Century Club, which recognizes and celebrates paperboard packaging converters and suppliers that have been in business for 100 years or more. The most up to date list of Century Club members is as follows:
If Steve Carroll had a nickel for every time he had to explain to someone that Mann Packing and Robert Mann Packaging (RMP) are not the same company or related in some manner, he could probably purchase a very expensive Italian sports car.
CINCINNATI, OH, July 23, 2014 (Press Release) -Macy's, Inc. today reported a series of new initiatives in its multi-year strategic program to enhance environmental sustainability. They are consistent with the company's sustainability principles first adopted in 2008 and implemented with increasing intensity over the past six years.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 25, 2014 (RISI) -Packaging Corp. of America(PCA) said it acquired Crockett Packaging, which runs a corrugated box plant in the City of Industry and sheet plant in Southern California for $21 million.
OAKLAND, CA, July 25, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Three years after acquiring the Sprague coated recycled paperboard (CRB) mill in Connecticut, OpenGate Capital is winding down operations at Fusion Paperboard toward a Sept. 22 permanent shutdown, according to the company and local press reports.