Category: 3.02 Paper, cardboard

“Transformer” Folded Cross to Petal Top Gift Box

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This week, we’re sharing a brilliant format that starts out flat, and transforms into a reversible, petal-top gift box. Designed by VSA Partners and printed by Classic Color for Sappi

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Ramboll’s new European Study: Single-use paper-based packaging in quick service restaurants is better for the environment than reusable tableware

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Study challenges common perception that reusable tableware has lower environmental impacts. It does not! A study released by the European Paper Packaging Association (EPPA) reveals that single-use paper-based food and

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Sappi Europe announces a price increase for Fine Paper grades by US$ 50/ton for all Overseas markets

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The decrease in consumption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic continues to place strong pressure on prices. In combination with cost increases in paper production and transport this has continued to

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International Paper to sell Turkish corrugated packaging operations to Mondi

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International Paper plans to exit the Turkish market. The company will part with its five corrugated packaging plants in the country. International Paper (IP) has followed through with its plans

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De Jong builds new production and storage hall in De Lier

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Dutch corrugated packaging manufacturer De Jong Packaging is expanding its production and storage capacity at its headquarters in De Lier (near The Hague). In cooperation with the real estate development

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SCA plans to hike kraftliner prices in Europe

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SCA has announced plans to increase prices of white and brown kraftliner by €50 per tonne in continental Europe. The new price is to be valid for deliveries from 1

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Domtar to sell Personal Care business to American Industrial Partners

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Domtar is proceeding with the reorganisation of its businesses. After announcing cuts in the fine paper segment and the entry into the containerboard market, the company will part with its

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Pulp producers announce higher prices for both benchmark grades as from 1 January

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Pulp suppliers would like see 2021 begin with sometimes markedly higher prices as pulp producers announced hikes effective as of 1 January for both hardwood and softwood pulp. Prices for

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Pandemic’s effects accelerate downward trend on the German fine paper market in 2020

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On the fine paper market in Germany, the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting slump in advertising activity in 2020 caused an acceleration of the existing downward trend in deliveries. Printers

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FLINT GROUP UNVEILS NEW WATER-BASED INK INNOVATIONS FOR RUSSIAN PACKAGING CONVERTERS

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Flint Group Packaging Inks, a leading provider of print consumables to the global packaging industry, has announced the launch of a number of new water-based ink innovations for the Russian

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Sappi Europe: Sweet sensations in sustainable packaging

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For the secondary packaging of its special “Tiny Tony’s” chocolate varieties into newly designed pouches, Dutch chocolate manufacturer Tony’s Chocolonely required a heat-sealable solution based on paper. With Sappi Guard

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A milestone in sustainable packaging

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Sappi implements innovative barrier paper technology to increase production. Sappi will introduce new barrier coating technology for functional paper packaging at its speciality mill in Alfeld, Germany, strengthening its position

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New ink series unlocks advantages of LED technology

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The printing ink manufacturer Zeller+Gmelin GmbH & Co. KG has again expanded its range of printing inks for the continuously growing market area of LED UV applications. The new series

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Mondi to acquire Olmuksan, a leading Turkish corrugated packaging player

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Mondi has agreed to acquire 90.38% of the outstanding shares in Olmuksan International Paper Ambalaj Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş (“Olmuksan” or the “Company”) from International Paper for a total consideration

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InterioJet printer helps Chinese interior decoration printing companies expand business

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Two Chinese companies recently invested in Agfa’s water-based inkjet printing system for interior decoration. The InterioJet brings them top print quality and advanced customization for the digital printing of laminated

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Italian converter ICO becomes first company to acquire BOBST’s Large Format Digital Inspection Table

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ICO Industria Cartone Ondulato, a corrugated board converter based in the south of Italy, has become the first company to acquire BOBST’s new Large Format Digital Inspection Table (DIT). When

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