Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) today signed an agreement with investment company CoBe Capital for Heidelberg to acquire the European Printing Systems Group (PSG) headquartered in the Netherlands. Both parties have agreed that the purchase price will remain confidential. Through this acquisition, Heidelberg is significantly expanding its services and consumables business.
Mondi Containerboard's Fruit Logistica workshop, entitled "Paper based packaging - what's in it for my business?", was a resounding success. The company launched its new quality and sustainability brand aqua protec to a broad audience, while its Corrugated Packaging segment highlighted the customer advantages of paper-based packaging from a converter's point of view.
ESPOO, Finland, March 2, 2015 (Press Release) -
Reducing complexity and optimising potential will be a key focus from lead partner DS Smith at this year's Resource event. DS Smith will launch its exclusive report ‘The Power of Less: Where Packaging's role in a circular economy becomes clear' at the event on Tuesday 3rd March at the event which runs 3rd-5th March.
TRESU Group opens new possibilities for folding carton converters with the launch of the TRESU iCoat 30000 TWIN that applies two coats of varnish to digitally printed folding cartons, inline in a single pass.
NEW YORK, March 3, 2015 (Press Release) -A new series of independent studies from the Center for Food Safety at the University of Arkansas' Department of Food Science shows bacteria adheres and forms biofilms, including Salmonella, Listeria and E. coli, on RPCs used to ship fresh produce, meats and eggs.
ST CATHARINES, ON, March 3, 2015 (Marketwired) -Axiom Corp. ("Axiom" or the "Company") is pleased to provide this commentary from its new CEO, Tyler Pearson, regarding PaperNuts on-demand packaging technology and the strong anticipated market for eco-friendly sustainable packaging options.
Any initial apprehension Orange County Container employees might have felt after Europe’s SKG purchased the independent box maker has been replaced by excitement about multiple growth opportunities.
During his nearly 60-year career, Roger Stone has built three major companies to be major players the North American containerboard industry.
A package may be beautiful, sturdy, and cost-effective, but if it doesn’t inspire consumers to make a purchase, it has failed its ultimate purpose. It’s important, then, for designers to understand the psychological motivators that drive purchasing behaviors. Here are a few package design strategies that work because they take the human psyche into account.