Timothy S. Nicholls Sells 45,000 Shares of International Paper Co (NYSE:IP) Stock

International Paper Co (NYSE:IP) SVP Timothy S. Nicholls sold 45,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.44, for a total transaction of $1,909,800.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 60,490 shares of the […]

Marin campaign to curtail Amazon packaging gains traction

A campaign in Marin to get online shopping behemoth Amazon to reuse its cardboard boxes and plastic mailers is picking up steam.

A number of city and town councils in Marin have endorsed the petition, including San Rafael, Fairfax, Belvedere and Larkspur. Others such as Mill Valley and Novato are in the process.

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Jenny Craig Trims the Excess from its Meal Delivery Packaging

In recognition of modern consumers’ growing desire for convenient, customizable, and sustainable products, delivery, and services, Jenny Craig has rolled out its Jenny Craig Cares program “for more earth-friendly, personalized, and convenient weight loss,” the company says.

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Latin America’s First Landa Press to Strengthen Service-Offering of Leading Paper and Packaging Company

Landa today announces that the Landa S10 Nanographic Printing Press is set to be installed at Grupo Gondi, the Mexico-based paper, corrugated and folding carton manufacturing and print giant. The new revolutionary B1 technology will be the first Landa press in Latin America, enabling Grupo Gondi to increase their competitive edge with more profitable print runs for mainstream, […]

Castle Lite world-first secondary packaging keeps beer colder for longer

Africa’s biggest premium beer brand, Castle Lite, has launched lab-tested secondary packaging that will keep consumers’ beer extra cold for three hours without the use of ice after refrigeration.

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Experts Talk Recycled Paper Realities and Forecasts

MRF operators, brokers and others recently discussed why fiber is still “the elephant in the room” in municipal recycling conversations.

During a recovered fiber session at the 2019 Resource Recycling Conference and Trade Show in New Orleans, stakeholders from throughout the paper recycling sector discussed where the market is and where it’s headed.


AICC: How to Spec a Box

New Free Online Course Available in Spanish

AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, has released Cómo especificar una caja (How to Spec a Box), a new free online course available in Spanish to AICC members. 

How to Spec a Box, also available in English, explains how to determine what type of box is being measured, […]


Wednesday Oct 28:30 to 11:30 am

Pearson Convention Center

Please join us for our fall AGM & Member Meeting.

   Manufacturing The Sale

Todd Zielinski, Athena SWC, LLC

   Intro To AICC’s Online Education

   Terri-Lynn Levesque, Royal Containers

   Economic Outlook for Entrepreneurs

   Michael Cocolakis, BDC

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CBS Packaging invests in ‘European first’ Eterna ‘E-Line’ die cutter

CBS Packaging has invested in a new automatic flat bed Eterna die-cutter to enhance its die-cut corrugated packaging capabilities.

This investment at its plant in Birmingham helps the company keep up with the demand of corrugated packaging products.

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Quality and Consistency: EFI Nozomi C18000 Is 1st Single-Pass Digital Corrugated Printer to Achieve Fogra Certification

Dr. Andreas Kraushaar, head of the Fogra Research Institute for Media Technologies prepress department, certified the EFI™ Nozomi C18000 single-pass corrugated printer from Electronics For Imaging, Inc. as Fogra compliant. The ultra-high-speed, single-pass direct-to-board digital printer passed the Fogra Process Standard Digital Print Check this summer and is the first such printer to do […]