Carton & Box Reporter

AICC Awards Showcase Corrugated ALEXANDRIA, VA | The Assn. of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC) announced the winners of its 14th Intl. Corrugated

Emboss Braille In- or Off-Line

Tools and modules for embossing Braille letters and symbols allow the process to be accomplished at speeds that allow it to be used in-line at the printing

Lite Beer Carrier

KapStone Charleston Kraft, Charleston, SC, has created a promotional beverage carrier made from its ultra-lightweight 0.020/58# Kraftpak uncoated carton board.

Nothing to Sneeze At

Kimberly-Clark USA, Neenah, WI, wins the 2009 Best of the Show Diamond Pentaward for its triangular Kleenex Slice of Summer boxes

Sealed for Security

SecureOTC from Colbert Packaging Corp., Lake Forest, IL, is designed for over-the-counter medications. The patent-pending, brandable package combines a blister card within an outer folding carton for an all-in-one solution for tablets, capsules, vitamins, and other pills.

Printed Linerboard: Big & Bold

With today's industrywide downsizing, it takes a lot of confidence in a business model to commit to a major-league expansion. While others are downsizing,

Carton & Box Reporter: April 2009

Smurfit-Stone Container Corp., Chicago, IL, has partnered with Advanced Disposal Services to operate Advanced Disposal's materials recycling facility

Choosing a Gietz

Consolidated Graphics announces the purchase of a Gietz 1060 FSA Foil Commander to be installed in the company's subsidiary PBM Graphics plant

Load Lightened For Easter Bunny

Chesapeake Corp., Richmond, VA, teamed up with a UK confectionery company to reduce the packaging for its organic chocolate Easter egg.

Sheeter Increases Efficiency, Productivity

Roosevelt Paper Co. installs its second twin synchronous knife folio sheeter Model KMC 165 from Kmec USA's Dreamcut range.

February Carton & Box Reporter

Soft Box Concept Honored RICHMOND, VA | Chesapeake Corp. earned runner-up recognition in the cartonboard category at the UK Packaging Awards, sponsored

Cartons Go Upscale

Tom Wynne, VP of manufacturing at Fleetwood-Fibre Packaging & Graphics, figured the first three manroland presses worked so well, the fourth shouldn't

Well-Balanced with Oak Undertones

NAPCO, Sparta, NC, created a very special wine glass gift box for Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Colbert Packaging introduces AlertPak

Colbert Packaging, Lake Forest, IL, has introduced a patent-pending compliance package for pharmaceuticals designed to remind patients to take their medication. AlertPak

Automation Is on Board

Allschwil, Switzerland | Rondo, a producer of folding cartons, clinical inspection samples, and specialist packaging, has ordered a 41-in. KBA Rapida

Safe-Slab™ Core Recycler(MD) - Blade Free Slabbing - an Appleton Mfg. Division Product

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