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Kruger Dedicates PM 10 Linerboard Machine at Trois-Rivières Mill (10/31/2017)

PM 10 was completely rebuilt to manufacture 100% lightweight and high-strength linerboard at its Trois-Rivières, Que., mill.

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TricorBraun Forms South American JV with Amfora Packaging (10/30/2017)

TricorBraun South America SAS Will be Headquarter In Bogotá, Colombia. 

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Huhtamaki Completes Acquisition of IP Foodservice Units in China (9/14/2017)

Acquisition consists of two manufacturing units located in Shanghai and Tianjin, employing altogether approximately 200 employees.

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Menasha Corp. Acquires ARI Packaging (9/15/2017)

“We’re excited to have ARI Packaging on our team, and we welcome the expanded services we can offer customers, particularly in the e-commerce arena,” said Mike Waite, president of Menasha Packaging Co.

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Stora Enso Presents Latest Trends for Fresh Produce Packaging (3/10/2017)

Escalating food waste in the world is something that is among the top concerns when millennials are asked which social challenges are most important to solve. The report notes that as much as 45% of all fruit and vegetables produced in the world goes to waste. The fresh produce category has the highest level of waste in the grocery retail.

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Sonoco Alcore Starts up New A.Celli Rewinder at Turin Mill (3/17/2017)

Start-up of the A.Celli Paper rewinder model AC842, in a 2,700-mm format and a production speed of 1,200 m/min, sold last year to Sonoco Alcore for installation at its Ciriè Paper Mill in the Provincia of Turin (Italy), was concluded as scheduled on  Jan. 16. 2017, following the signing of the acceptance certificate. Sonoco Alcor is part of the international group Sonoco Products Co. of  Hartsville, S.C., USA, one of the largest diversified global providers of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging and displays and packaging supply chain services.

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IP to Convert Riverdale Paper Machine from UFS to Liner and Containerboard (9/26/2017)

Conversion from UFS to whitetop liner and containerboard will support customer growth and enhance system flexibility. 

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Evergreen Packaging Debuts RenewablePlus Cartons (9/20/2017)

Fully renewable cartons feature polyethylene made from sugarcane.

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Landa Hosts Roll-Out of First Commercial Nanographic Printing Press (9/20/2017)

More than 100 customers and prospects see first Landa S10 Nanograohic Printing Press successfully installed at Graphica Bezalel folding carton, packaging, and label convertor plant in Israel.

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Continuing Upward Trend in EU Beverage Carton Recycling Rate (9/18/2017)

Some 47% of cartons were recycled in 2016, continuing the unbroken, upward trend since 2005. Total recovery rate (recycling and energy recovery) reached 76% for 2016. 

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Sonoco Develops Revolutionary Rain-Resistant Adhesive / Sealant Cartridgen (9/26/2017)

Sonoco (Hartsville, S.C., USA), has leveraged its RainGuard® technology, previously applied to its Sonotube® forms, to develop a new paper cartridge for adhesives, caulks, and sealants designed to withstand inclement weather on construction sites.

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Cascades Sonoco Invests $16 Million in Birmingham, Ala., Facility (3/02/2017)

Cascades Sonoco, a joint venture of Sonoco Products Co., Hartsville, S.C., USA, and Cascades Inc., Canada, this week announced the investment of approximately $16 million for the expansion of its existing Birmingham, Ala., facility. This investment in world-class water based coating technology will provide coated paper and paperboard substrates using its new FlexShieldT, FluteSHIELD®, and SurfSHIELDT coating technology.

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Thimm Verpackung Opens Advanced Corrugated Board Plant in Bavaria (9/21/2017)

One of Europe’s more advanced corrugated packaging plants, new Hilledau plant in Bavaria features state-of-the-art production technologies, efficient and highly-automated processes, coupled with a flexible, customer-oriented organization with a comprehensive service element.

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Atlantic Announces Opening of Packaging Solution Center (8/02/2017)

Solution Center is an 80,000 sq. ft. facility representing a $10 million investment. It's the first and only facility in the industry to offer a Multi-Axis Transportation Simulator for unit load testing in the consumer products industry.

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August Koehler to Install New Specialty Packaging Machine at Kehl Mill (8/01/2017)

New machine will produce flexible paper-based packaging solutions. Company’s total investments by 2020\ will amount to half a billion euro, with more than half of that dedicated to paper-based flexible packaging.

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Sonoco Completes Acquisition of Peninsula Packaging (3/13/2017)

Sonoco, Hartsville, S.C., USA, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, this week announced it has completed the acquisition of Peninsula Packaging Co., a leading manufacturer of thermoformed packaging for fresh fruit and vegetables found in the fast-growing perimeter of retail supermarkets.

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Mexico Industrial Bulk Packaging Market to Reach $357 Million by 2024 (3/17/2017)

According to the latest market report published by Transparency Market Research titled Industrial Bulk Packaging Market': Mexico Industry Analysis and Forecast 2016-2024, globally the revenue generated from sales of industrial packaging has been estimated to be valued at more than $232.0 million by the end of 2016 and is projected to increase at a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period (2016-2024).

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Burgo Contracts Andritz to Convert P&W PM at Avezzano to Brown Packaging (3/08/2017)

Andritz, Graz, Austria, has received an order from the Italian Burgo Group to rebuild and convert its PM 2, a printing and white writing paper machine, and its approach system, into a modern brown packaging paper machine at the Avezzano mill, Italy.

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Kotkamills Appoints Kettunen Director, Barrier Board (9/11/2017)

Saila Kettunen will be responsible for the company’s global barrier board business.

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Elopak Launches Pure-Pak Cartons with Natura LifeT by Stora Enso (9/01/2017)

New paperboard retains natural brown color of the wood fibers and has a visible fiber structure.

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