RICHMOND, VA, Aug. 8, 2013 (Business Wire) -MeadWestvaco Corp., a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions, introduced Shellpak® Renew with Optilock technology. This smaller, more discreet medication adherence package is designed to meet patient and pharmacist needs by enabling greater patient portability and improving pharmacy efficiency.
MeadWestvaco Corp. unveiled findings from its Retail Security Solutions Study, which explores consumers' perceptions of common retail security measures, like clamshells and pull cards, their level of satisfaction with those measures and the impact they have on consumers' path to purchase.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA, Aug. 6, 2013 (PRNewswire) -Penford Products, a leading global supplier of specialty bioproducts, recently introduced PenStrength, a high-performance cationic polymer. PenStrength enhances the binding of pulp fibers to make recycled paperboard stronger, allowing manufacturers to produce premium grade paperboard while reducing manufacturing costs.
James Hannan, Chief Executive Officer of Georgia-Pacific, has been named the 2013 North American CEO of the Year by RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry. The award will be presented at the 28th Annual RISI North American Forest Products Conference on October 7-9, 2013, in San Diego, California.
MIAMI, Aug. 2, 2013 (Press Release) -RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, is pleased to announce an exciting new addition to our global conference lineup, the 2013 RISI Latin American Paper Packaging Conference. The Paper Packaging Conference will be taking place this year on November 18-20 in Miami, Florida, USA.
NORCROSS, GA, Aug. 2, 2013 (Globe Newswire) -RockTenn today announced that Jim Rubright will retire as chief executive officer and a director on Oct. 31, 2013. Steve Voorhees, chief operating officer of RockTenn, will become chief executive officer upon Rubright's retirement.
SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2013 (PPI Asia) -China's paper and board (P&B) prices remained flat or dipped slightly in July as the country's slump deepened during the traditionally slack summer period.
CLEVELAND, OH, Aug. 1, 2013 (Press Release) -World demand for corrugated boxes is forecast to increase 4.2 percent per year to 234 billion square meters in 2017, slightly outpacing real (inflation-adjusted) gains in GDP.