Posts tagged with ‘paper’

  • Smurfit Kappa joins two sides sustainability group

    By Converter on August 3, 2018
    Two Sides, a global organisation that promotes the attractiveness and sustainability of paper, welcomes Smurfit Kappa, one of the world’s leading packaging companies, as a new member With increasing consumer concern and media scrutiny on packaging and, in particular, single-use plastics, the world is looking for more sustainable solutions. A recent nationally-representative survey of UK adults, conducted by Two Sides […]
  • Sunshine Paper automates scheduling planning processes to improve efficiencies

    By Converter on June 5, 2018
    China’s largest producer of coated and uncoated white top test liner and world-class preprint home base, Sunshine Paper, has automated its scheduling process for its five cutters by integrating opt-Studio with its SAP ERP solution. The system went live last month (April 2018). Shandong Century Sunshine Paper Group Company Limited, founded in 2000, listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange […]
  • X-Rite and Flint Group announce global partnership

    By Converter on April 16, 2018
    With increasing demands for colour equity across ever wider geographies and packaging substrates, it is essential that every provider from brand owner specifier, to print and packaging supplier, contribute to establish a consistent and robust colour communication workflow Flint Group’s Paper & Board business has entered into an exciting new partnership with X-Rite, the global leader in colour science and […]
  • BW Papersystems sells its 50th eCon Folio Sheeter

    By Converter on March 26, 2018
    BW Papersystems recently achieved a milestone in the sheeting industry by selling the 50th eCon sheeter to a large paper mill in India. The eCon was introduced in 2014 and with its special design approach, high quality and low price, it has been an extremely successful addition to the extensive BW Papersystems range of sheeting solutions. With installations ranging from […]
  • Business’ encouraged to ‘Challenge Antalis’ as initiative is rolled out across key industry events

    By Converter on February 12, 2018
    Visitors to some of the year’s key industry events are being encouraged to utilise Antalis’ expert advice and support through its ‘Challenge Antalis’ initiative, which is being rolled out at the upcoming PrintWeekLive! 2018 and Packaging Innovations exhibitions As Europe’s leading distributor of paper and packaging, Antalis is ideally placed to provide customers with the tools they need to expand […]
  • Market launch for Sappi’s fusion uncoated announced

    By Converter on January 31, 2018
    Uncoated fresh fibre liner expands the Sappi line for corrugated board applications Sappi expands its container board product range and with Fusion Uncoated, offers an uncoated fresh fibre liner in the corrugated board market. With the development of Sappi’s Fusion Uncoated, a fully bleached fresh fibre liner, the specialist paper manufacturer is continuing to expand its product offering for the […]
  • DSM introduces new feel experience for graphic and packaging design via Skins

    By Converter on January 23, 2018
    DSM announces the latest addition to its coating resins portfolio; Skins by DSM. A special series of resins that enhances a key element for graphic and packaging design; touch. The resins, launched via the characters Rubbert Skins, Silky Skins and Vel-Veeto Skins create a world of feel opportunities for food and non-food packaging whether on coated or uncoated paper, board, plastics and even aluminium […]
  • Kongskilde positioned for expansion in new location

    By Converter on January 18, 2018
    New facility has 28,000-square-foot warehouse and office with training centre     Kongskilde Industries, which recently operated out of a plant in nearby Hudson, has relocated to a new location at 1802 Industrial Park Drive, Unit A, in Normal. The company will continue to market its pneumatic product lines for the plastic, paper, packaging and grain industries. “We appreciate the […]
  • Market launch for Sappi’s fusion uncoated announced

    By Converter on January 10, 2018
    Sappi has expanded its container board product range and with Fusion Uncoated, and now offers an uncoated fresh fibre liner in the corrugated board market. With the development of Sappi’s Fusion Uncoated, a fully bleached fresh fibre liner, the specialist paper manufacturer is continuing to expand its product offering for the high-volume corrugated board market. Fusion Uncoated is based on […]
  • Hop-Syn publishes sustainability guide for retailers’ in-store signage

    By Converter on December 21, 2017
    Hop Industries, manufacturer of the durable Hop-Syn synthetic paper, has announced that it has published a guide for retailers that highlights how substrates used for in-store signage can positively or negatively impact sustainability initiatives. The guide compares durable substrates, and highlights recyclability and eco-friendly manufacturing processes that can contribute to retailers’ green initiatives. Examples of signage range from retail banners […]