Executive VP & President of the International Business Unit Joseph Yost Sold A Bunch Of Shares In Graphic Packaging Holding

Some Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) shareholders may be a little concerned to see that the Executive VP & President of the International Business Unit, Joseph Yost, recently sold a substantial US$1.8m worth of stock at a price of US$26.20 per share. That sale reduced their total holding by 25% which is hardly insignificant, […]

Going Forward- Part 1: New Breaking Down Boxes Episode Released

In the latest episode of Breaking Down Boxes, the captivating podcast produced by AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, hosts Gene Marino, President, Akers Packaging Service Group, and Joe Morelli, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Huston Patterson Printers and Lewisburg Printing Co., engage in a compelling conversation with Richard Brown, President and Co-Owner of The BoxMaker. 

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Michelman to Showcase Next-Generation Digital Print Primers at Dscoop Edge Indy

Michelman will exhibit at Dscoop Edge Indianapolis, where they will showcase their full portfolio of water-based coatings for HP Indigo Digital Presses and participate in two educational sessions, exploring how to balance performance and sustainability in digitally printed labels and packaging applications. Dscoop attendees will be introduced to DigiPrime® Vision, a groundbreaking new line […]

Smurfit Kappa UK: 6 things you need to know about planet friendly coated packaging

Essential for moisture-sensitive items such as Fresh Produce, flowers, meat and poultry, coated packaging helps maintain the quality and appearance of the enclosed items. As a result, businesses and consumers alike benefit from the reliability and durability offered by coated packaging, making it a practical choice for a wide range of industries.

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Mondi partnerships repurpose release liner waste into insulation and paper towels

Mondi claims to have reduced 95% of its waste at its Dutch and German release liner production sites in two years through its partnerships with Veyzle, WEPA, and Soprema; the treated waste is now used as secondary raw material for hygiene and insulation applications.

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Connected Packaging Outlook Bright for 2024

Connected Packaging Outlook Bright for 2024

82% used Connected Packaging as a brand in the last year vs 81% in 2023Increased investment in digital marketing spend is planned by 96% in 2024, vs. 88% in 2023, and 59% in 202288% claim to be planning a connected packaging campaign this year80% consider connected packaging to […]

Advancements in Paperboard and Corrugated Packaging

As the packaging industry continues to see drastic improvements when it comes to sustainability and technology, paperboard, corrugated and carton solutions have been a key area of focus for manufacturers due to their dependability and ease of use. This focus has resulted in key innovations when it comes to environmental responsibility and design investments.



Company to upgrade fibre preparation line driving improved efficiency, sustainability and reliability.

Photos of the mill taken by Graham Mcintosh, May 2020 with his drone.

DS Smith, a world leader in sustainable packaging solutions, has unveiled a £48 million investment in a new fibre preparation line (F-line) at their Kemsley paper mill. Forming part […]

Vanguard Companies Named Among the Top 50 POP Companies

Vanguard Companies founded in 1975, is a leading designer and manufacturer of retail point-of-purchase (POP) displays, retail packaging, industrial packaging, and fulfillment services. Vanguard has been named among the top 50 POP Companies by Creative Magazine.

Each year, Creative Magazine selects “The Top 50 P.O.P. Companies” in the industry. The magazine is aimed […]

From factory to shelf, here’s why detail in FMCG packaging is critical

Great packaging design is critical to giving products the edge against rivals on a shelf – but when choosing a packaging partner, FMCG companies need to consider much more than how their packaging looks.

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