News: Non-Food Products

29. April 2019 | Recycling

Another supplier to offer grass paper labels

Grass paper labels Another service provider has added grass paper as a sustainable material to its portfolio. AstroNova from Dietzenbach, Germany - European headquarters of AstroNova, USA - now offers grass paper labels in its Product Identification division. It is said to more

28. April 2019 | Economy

Illig breaking ground in Romania

In early April, the German machinery manufacturer Illig officially broke ground together with representatives from the Romanian towns of Sibiu and more

11. April 2019 | Recycling

New Corrugated Industry CO2 footprint

The European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers (FEFCO) announced the new cradle-to-grave carbon impact of corrugated packaging at 538kg CO2 equivalents per tonne of product. The carbon footprint covers more

10. April 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

Klingele Group acquires 50 percent of Onboard

Das Wellpappenformatwerk in Wolverhampton in der Region West Midlands Support the Klingele Group's growth strategy abroad through acquisitions. The manufacturer of corrugated base paper and packaging made of corrugated board is taking over 50 % of Onboard Ltd, another more

09. April 2019 | Packaging technology

Schubert surpasses sales mark for the first time

Seit 2018 ist Schubert in China, dem drittgrößten Exportmarkt für deutsche Nahrungsmittel- und Verpackungsmaschinen, vertreten Gerhard Schubert GmbH, based in Germany, will continue its growth course in 2018. With an increase in sales of 7.3 % and sales of EUR 211.5 million, the toploading packaging machine manufacturer was once more

29. March 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

Production capacity boost until 2020

Die Produktionskapazität für die Millad NX 8000 Clarifier wurde wegen wachsender Nachfrage um 50 % erhöht  In April, Milliken & Company in Blacksburg Company will begin building the said to be largest clarifier plant in Blacksburg, South Carolina. The new plant is more

20. March 2019 | Packaging technology

Stora Enso plans to focus on packaging board production

The Finnish-Swedish forest and wood company Stora Enso starts co-determination negotiations with employees at Oulu Mill in Finland. According to the company, this follows a plan to convert the paper mill into a packaging more

20. March 2019 | Recycling

Record for paper and cardboard recycling

Verbraucher in Europa halten Karton für die umweltfreundlichste Art der Verpackung The recycling rate for paper and folding carton packaging has risen to a new record level throughout Europe. This is confirmed by the more

14. March 2019 | Packaging technology

Turkish packaging company new GPA member

PrintPark in Istanbul/Türkei ist das neueste Mitglied der Global Packaging Alliance (GPA) The new partnership extends the Global Packaging Alliance's reach in the Middle East, one of the most important growing markets. The Turkish packaging more

12. March 2019 | Packaging technology

New facility in the Middle East

Die neue Anlage in Dubai umfasse ein neues Schulungs- und Demozentrum Despite all crises, the Middle East is a growing market. Now tna is expanding its presence in the region. In mid-February, a new office with more

08. March 2019 | Recycling

Red Herring honors German start-up

Uwe D'Agnone, geschäftsführender Gesellschafter der Creapaper GmbH, mit dem Red Herring Top 100 Europe Award More and more alternative packaging solutions are being awarded. The US business magazine Red Herring recently presented the German start-up Creapaper with more

04. March 2019 | Packaging technology

Growth target for 2018 achieved

Umsatz steigt um 4,4 % auf 3,85 Mrd. Euro. Das Wachstumsziel von 4 % wurde somit erreicht. Krones, a leading manufacturer of filling and packaging technology, continued to grow in 2018. Revenue increased by more

04. March 2019 | Packaging technology

Award winning label printing

Die Etikettendruckmaschine Océ LabelStream 4000 wurde für die Kombination von ästhetischem Design und Nutzererlebnis ausgezeichnet Established in 1953, the iF Design Awards are recognized internationally as one of the most prestigious awards in the field of design, with outstanding industrial designs chosen from all over the world each year. Canon won the more

01. March 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

Record year for aluminium cans

Mit einem Marktanteil von etwa 50 % ist damit jede zweite auf der Welt hergestellte Aerosoldose aus Aluminium A total of 8.14 billion aluminium aerosol cans were produced around the globe in 2018. Of these, the more

26. February 2019 | Recycling

Jokey joins RAL Quality Association

Als Mitglied ist Jokey künftig berechtigt, das RAL-Gütezeichen %-Recycling-Kunststoff zu verwenden The Jokey Group, manufacturer of plastic packaging, is member of the RAL-Gütegemeinschaft Rezyklate (Quality Association for Recycled Materials from Household Collections) since more

22. February 2019 | Recycling

Further elimination of single-use plastic

The eco-friendly Balloon Grip from Van Genechten The belgian Van Genechten Packaging, specialized in custom folding carton packaging, developed a smarter alternative for single-use plastic balloon grips for more

20. February 2019 | Events

Schubert with stronger presence in North America

Durch das praxisnahe Schulungsangebot an den Trainingsmaschinen in Charlotte stellt Schubert einen zuverlässigen Umgang mit den TLM-Anlagen sicher The Germany-based packaging specialist Schubert exhibits at this years ProFood Tech Show in Chicago from 26 to 28 March 2019 for the first time. The company has been more

13. February 2019 | Packaging technology

Kodak: New Ultrastream and Partnership

Prosper Plus Kodak introduced the new Prosper Plus imprinting solutions for the packaging industry. These solutions include more

30. January 2019 | Recycling

Storopack launches new type of grass paper

Paperplus Grass, der neue Graspapiertyp von Storopack, der zur Hälfte aus Gras besteht und der bei der Produktion im Vergleich zu herkömmlichen Sorten Wasser und Energie spart Sustainable packaging is the product to offer these days. Manufacturers of transport and protective packaging also have to deal with this issue. For this reason, the more

30. January 2019 | Recycling

Flip-top closure garners award

Flip-top closure At the All4pack trade fair in Paris, Heinz-Plastics Böhm and Werner & Mertz were recognized with the PackTheFuture award in the largest category, "Ecodesign". The German companies received more

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