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Cortec Introduces EcoShield Super Barrier Paper and Linerboard (11/27/2017)

Products are an environmentally friendly replacement for polycoated and waxed papers. 

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BOBST Launches SPEEDPACK Packer for Corrugated Packaging (11/16/2017)

This week BOBST, Switzerland, announced the launch of SPEEDPACK, an automatic packer for corrugated packaging that will allow users to realize the full potential of their BOBST folding-gluing lines. With the highest possible number of batches per hour and very short set-up times, it drastically increases productivity. 

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Michelman to Launch New UV Inkjet Primer (9/19/2017)

Michelman will introduce its JetPrime UV 100 primer at LabelExpo Europe later this month.

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Graphic Packaging Agrees to Acquire Seydaco Packaging and its Affiliates (11/17/2017)

Seydaco is a folding carton producer with a leading position in Canada focused on the foodservice, food, personal care, and household goods markets.

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Folding Carton Market Players Resort to Partnerships to Tap Opportunities (11/17/2017)

Global demand for folding cartons will increment at a CAGR of 4.7% during 2017 to 2025. Opportunities in the folding cartons market will be worth $57,692.1 million in 2017.

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U.S. Boxboard Output Rises in October (11/28/2017

Total production in October 2017 increased 3.5% compared with October 2016.

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Coveris Appoints Panayotopoulos Chairman and Interim CEO (9/22/2017)

Dimitri Panayotopoulos has had a very distinguished career, including 37 years at Procter & Gamble where he led multiple businesses and served as vice chairman.

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New Fiber Cup for Dairy Packaging Made with Stora Enso Cupforma Natura (11/14/2017)

Due to its barrier properties, the material can replace non-renewable food packaging materials and thereby reduce environmental impacts of packaging.

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Tetra Pak Conducts “30 Years in India” Exclusive Leadership Seminar (9/04/2017)

More than 100 top food and beverage leaders attend special event conducted this summer in India.

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More Details on PM 3 Conversion from Fine Paper to Krafliner at Wallula Mill (9/01/2017)

As earlier announced, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), Lakeforest, Ill., USA, will convert PM 3 fine paper machine at its Wallula, Wash., paper mill to kraftliner production. 

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Mondi Begins Rebuild of PM 1 at Swiecie, with Restart Set for End of March (3/03/2017)

Mondi, South Africa, is beginning the rebuild of PM 1 at its packaging paper mill in Swiecie, Poland, according to a report by Pulpandpaper-Technology.com. The rebuild, expected to be completed and the machine restarted by the end of this month (March 2017), will increase Mondi’s kraftliner capacity by 80,000 metric tpy.

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BillerudKorsnäs Karlsborg Mill Shutdown by Fire to Restart Next Week (9/11/2017)

Production at the mill in Sweden has been shut down since September 6, while property damage was being investigated. Fire in one building was caused by a malfunctioning security valve leaking oxygen.  

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Georgia-Pacific Corrugated Acquires PAX Corrugated Products (8/03/2017)

Ohio-based PAX operates a corrugated sheet plant with more than 100 employees in Lebanon, Ohio.

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DS Smith Officially Opens First PackRight Center in Switzerland (3/21/2017)

DS Smith has formally opened the first PackRight Center in Switzerland, located at the Oftringen site. Overall, this is already the 27th PackRight Center in the company’s European network.

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Ranpak Acquires Packaging Automation Company e3neo (3/07/2017)

Ranpak, Concord Township, Ohio, USA, one of the world's largest producers of protective paper packaging materials and systems, has acquired e3neo, a France-based packaging automation company.

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Mondi and WWF Extend Strategic Partnership Three More Years (9/22/2017)

Phase II of the partnership will embed and extend Mondi's stewardship of forests, climate and energy, and freshwater.

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PCA to Acquire Sacramento Container, Convert Wallula PM to Virgin Linerboard (8/23/2017)

Cash purchase price will be $265 million. PCA will convert its Wallula mill’s 200,000 tpy No. 3 PM to a 400,000 tpy 100% virgin kraft linerboard machine. 

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Paper and Packaging Board Releases Third Annual Back-to-School Report (8/08/2017)

A clear majority of students — 93% of college students and 87% of students grades 7-12 — think that paper is essential to their education. 

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Yazoo Mills Enlarges Core Cutting Department (8/11/2017)

Producer of recycled paper tubes and cores has purchased a new recutting line, bringing its total to 29.

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Mondi: Time is Key in Logistics – the Hidden Champion in Papermaking (3/28/2017)

“The expectations are clear, but a lot of processes entailing logistics and collaboration with partners and corrugated customers play a part in satisfying them,” explained Florian Stockert, sales director, Containerboard, Mondi Europe & International.

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