Samuel Packaging Systems Group launches a new Corrugated Unitizer

For over 30 years, Samuel Packaging Systems Group has been honored to serve the corrugated industry and are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new unitizer for finishing containment.

The SCE8A offers all electronic operation with lightweight seal heads for easy maintenance, 200+ units per hour speed and an unbeatable 5 year […]

NCM-JS Machine is hosting a corrugated machinery forum the week of 5/25/2020

The hosts of the forum will be George Mills, Michael Clary, and Evan Clary and questions on any make or model of corrugator and converting equipment are welcome.

 With over 70 years of combined experience participants can count on a fast paced and educational experience.

Please forward all questions via email to Evan Clary at eclary@ncm-jsmachine.com .  […]

Cascades launches new packaging line for e‑commerce

Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in eco‑friendly recycling, packaging and hygiene solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of a new product line designed for e‑commerce, that encompasses a comprehensive range of customized, creative and sustainable packaging solutions for companies selling their products online.

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Covid-19: Has the packaging industry forgotten about sustainability?

During this pandemic, has sustainability taken a backseat to stop the virus spreading and save lives? Packaging Gateway looks into some debates surrounding sustainability that have arisen.

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Great Northern wins ‘Best in Show’ and ‘Gold’ Awards at the 2020 Excellence in Flexography Awards

Great Northern Packaging has received The Best in Show Award and a Gold Award in the Combined Corrugated category in the 2020 Excellence in Flexography Awards competition.

The winning packaging, the 3M Rock Your Workday Box, stood out for its flexographic print quality that achieved a good tonal range and exceptional detailed image quality.

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Farewell to Foam: Dunkin’ Completes Global Transition to Paper Cups

As Dunkin’ continues to navigate the COVID-19 health crisis, the brand has simultaneously continued to advance key sustainability initiatives to serve both people and the planet responsibly. Dunkin’ today announced that 100% of its restaurants globally have transitioned from polystyrene foam cups to paper cups, meeting the timetable established by the brand two years […]

Prices for OCC in the UK seem to have peaked in May

Amid strong demand from Europe and Turkey, prices for old corrugated containers (OCC, 1.05) continued to go up quickly on the UK market in May. However experts believe they will now remain stable or even decrease slighlty.

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4 Inevitable Packaging Changes After COVID-19

The global pandemic has had a dramatic impact on perceptions of packaging. At the beginning of the year, concerns around ocean plastics, environmental tradeoffs, and challenging recycling economics dominated headlines and created a general skepticism on the value of packaging and the viability of recycling. But then the pandemic took hold and packaging has […]

DS Smith launches e-commerce range to support business during crisis

Packaging company DS Smith has launched the Essential Solutions online e-commerce range in the UK to address the growing number of companies moving to e-commerce.

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Fernandina’s mills running strong during crisis

While the tourism and hospitality industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus, the two pulp mills in Fernandina Beach – Rayonier Advanced Materials and WestRock – are up and running, with no layoffs or employee furloughs.

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