Stora Enso said it has improved the processability, performance and cost competitiveness of its biopolymer coating technology as it announced the expansion of its selection of biodegradable packaging boards to include food trays.
As part of a programme to focus its business on speciality paper
and packaging products, Finland-based packaging group UPM-Kymmene
has agreed to sell its Loparex unit, part of a company division
that makes labels.
Iggesund Paperboard, part of the Swedish forest products group
Holmen, is investing €33 million in its paperboard mills in both
Sweden and the UK. The Swedish facility at Iggesunds Bruk will be
equipped with a €16 million coating...
Finnish giant Stora Enso is the latest packaging firm to address
growing environmental concerns. The firm has stated that it aims to
maximise the volume of wood it uses originating from third party
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.
Cascades and Sonoco have announced the completion of a $14 million
(€14.8m) investment by their joint venture, Cascades Conversion.
The investment includes the extension of the Cascades Conversion
plant in Kingsey Falls, the installation...