Baumer hhs Focuses on Solutions for Sustainable Packaging Production at FachPack 2021

Baumer hhs’s theme for FachPack 2021 is “Sustainable Solutions for Packaging Production” and with illustrative solutions on exhibit at its booth in Hall 2, the company demonstrates just how the latest equipment, combined with intelligent ideas, can lead to efficient processes and maximum sustainability.

Krefeld – Baumer hhs’s gluing equipment gives the packaging industry […]

Mondi to launch corrugated grocery packaging solutions in Central Europe

The packaging solutions will allow retailers to deliver perishable food and wine bottles in fit-for-purpose packaging.

Mondi’s portfolio is intended to meet the increasing demand for online grocery delivery services. Credit: Mondi.

UK-based packaging and paper manufacturer Mondi is set to launch a range of corrugated packaging solutions for online grocery markets in Central […]

DS Smith, Indianapolis Public Schools offer free, recyclable boxes for students moving to college in ‘Pack to School’ campaign

Young people being targeted with reminders on importance of sustainability efforts

INDIANAPOLIS – Aug. 10, 2021 – Indiana students heading to college can get free, recyclable moving boxes, thanks to a “Pack to School” campaign announced today by DS Smith, a leading paper and corrugated packaging supplier, and Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS).

DS […]

International Paper completes sale of Poland mill for $787M

IP has officially completed the sale of a pulp and paper mill in Poland facility for $787M.

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Klabin invests R$ 40 million ($8 million) in its Monte Alegre unit in Brazil

Klabin has announced investments of R$ 40 million ($8 million) in the technology employed to apply dispersible barrier in the paperboard used to produce diverse types of packaging present in everyday life.

The solution, which offers a barrier to water, water vapor and grease directly at the mill and is available on an industrial […]

New-Indy Containerboard Acquires Shoreline Container in Michigan

New-Indy Containerboard today announced that it has acquired Shoreline Container, a Michigan-based paper and packaging company.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Shoreline has two manufacturing facilities in Michigan: the Holland facility produces corrugated packaging products, and the Zeeland faility distributes protective and specialty packaging materials.

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Sonoco officials speak on Glen Miller site closure

The Coronavirus, market conditions, and product demand are all reasons given by the company for the closure of the Sonoco Paper Mill in Glen Miller.

On Tuesday, Quinte News spoke with Julie Scott in Communications with Sonoco Head Office in South Carolina.

She says the demand for recycled pulp, which was being made in […]

AICC: Bring Virtual Training into Your Plant

AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, is offering several webinars in the coming weeks to help members continue to train their workforce and improve productivity and planning without traveling.  

Tuesday, April 14- Thursday, April 16 | 2:00 pm ET

Reducing Waste for Profit 

This webinar series will offer attendees the opportunity to learn via videoconference, […]

SCE 2020 RESCHEDULE ANNOUNCEMENT

TAPPI/AICC SuperCorrExpo® Rescheduled to August 2021

Event remains at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL

TAPPI and AICC have announced the rescheduling of SuperCorrExpo® 2020. This mega-event – considered the largest corrugated show of its kind in the western hemisphere – will now be held August 8 – 12, 2021due to the […]

Greif completes sale of Consumer Packaging Group to Graphic Packaging Holding Company

Greif, Inc. has completed its previously announced divestiture of the Consumer Packaging Group business for $85 million in cash to Graphic Packaging Holding Company.

Proceeds from the sale of Consumer Packaging Group will be used toward debt repayment.

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