BillerudKorsnäs, which manufactures confectionery, snacks and beverage packaging, is investing SEK 5.7bn ($622.25m) in a KM7 (Karton Machine) to produce liquid board, cartonboard and liner at its factory in Gruvön, Sweden, to start operations in Q1,...
Quantrelle Packaging Solutions is doubling the size of its facilities from 46,000 sq ft to 65,000 sq ft in London, to increase capacity in its clam packing, shrink wrapping, sleeve wrapping and flow wrapping.
Paper mills in Wisconsin and Maine sold to Catalyst
The ubiquitous aluminium foil pastry tray could be replaced by a more environmentally-friendly alternative in many industrial bakeries, following the launch of a new paper bakery tray by food industry container supplier Nicholl Food Packaging.
Industry has time, and must be given the chance, to find solutions to safety concerns posed by the leaching of toxic mineral oils from recycled board and paper packaging into foods, said Pira International.
Chevler, one of the biggest manufacturers of baking cases in the UK, has the US market firmly in its sights, as it reports a hike in output between 10 to 15 per cent over the past 12 months resulting from a facility upgrade and a new approach to conveying.
Further to yesterday's news that Stora Enso is moving its Asian
headquarters from Singapore to Beijing, the Finnish paper giant has
today announced that it is also establishing research and
development facilities there too.
Smurfit-Stone, the US-based global packaging provider, has said it
will streamline its containerboard mill and container systems as
part of the integration of the recently acquired Stevenson
corrugating medium mill and other assets...
The MeadWestvaco paper unit is to shut down eight sheeting machines
at its Luke, Maryland, paper manufacturing facility next year, with
a loss of around 150 jobs. The company also announced plans to
expand sheeting capacity at its...
As part of its business development strategy in India, the
paperboards division of ITC has taken the initiative to create an
awareness among domestic consumers to safely package food products
from indigenous sources.
US company Inland Paperboard and Packaging has announced that it
has acquired the converting operations of Mack Packaging Group, in
Chicago, Illinois, and Mishawaka, Indiana. Inland acquired these
assets from Alwin Kolb GmbH &...