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PPC Hands Out Safety Honors

PPC Hands Out Safety Honors SPRINGFIELD, MA | The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) has honored members for their manufacturing safety records. Safety

Open House To Showcase Equipment

Bobst Group will hold Competence '10 Open House: "Towards Zero Fault Packaging!" at its Mex facility outside of Lausanne September 22-28. The event will feature live demonstrations of 30 machines

Protecting Milk From Light

Packaging supplier Elopak reports on a study conducted by its Technology Centre regarding light protection benefits for milk

Report: Boxboard Production Increases 3%

According to the American Forest & Paper Assn.'s (AF&PA) June 2010 US Paperboard Report released on July 19th, total boxboard production increased by 3.0% compared to June 2009, but decreased 2.0% from last month

Century Box Adds Verification System

Century Box Adds Verification System DULUTH, GA | Nordson Corp. reports Century Box, Methuen, MA, has installed a new Omega AllPro 110 S folder/gluer

Paperboard Packaging: Packed for Style

Great style isn't just for the fashion runway or interior design magazines. Winners of the 67th annual National Paperboard Packaging Competition, sponsored

Folding Carton Boot Camp a Hit

The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) recently hosted the Folding Carton Boot Camp workshop at its Springfield headquarters. Nineteen people attended the workshop from 13 different states

Rogers to Showcase R/Bak Corrugated Products at ACCSA 2010

Rogers Corp. will exhibit a broad line of cushion mounting products for corrugated printing applications at the 2010 ACCCSA (Corrugator Assn. of Caribbean, Central and South America) Intl. Convention & Exposition

PPC's Folding Carton Boot Camp a Success

On May 24-25, 2010, the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) hosted the Folding Carton Boot Camp workshop at PPC headquarters in Springfield, MA. Nineteen people attended the workshop from 13 different states

Diamond Packaging Is Honored

Diamond Packaging Is Honored ROCHESTER, NY | Diamond Packaging won four awards two Gold Leaf awards, one Silver Leaf award, and one Bronze Leaf award

Make Plates To Improve Printing

The LUX platemaking process reportedly produces digital plates with an extended print gamut, reduced fluting in corrugated, and overall improved print

Corrugated & Paperboard Study

Demand for corrugated and paperboard boxes is expected to increase 2.4%/yr through 2014 to $36.4 billion, with gains driven by an expansion in manufacturing output after the real declines registered during the 2004-2009 period

Graphic Packaging Adds Print Capacity with MLP

The Consumer Products Div. of Graphic Packaging Intl., Marietta, GA, is adding capacity with an eight-color Mitsubishi Diamond V3000LX press. Plant manager Joe Mahoney says

Paperboard Report Is Out

WASHINGTON, DC | According to the American Forest & Paper Assn.'s January 2010 Paperboard Report, total production increased from December 2009 totals by 81,800 tons or 8.0%

Simplify Waste Data Collection

Version 10 of the Scrap Trakker waste data collection and reporting system adds new tools and enhanced reports to identify high-waste areas within a corrugated
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Safe-Slab™ Core Recycler(MD) - Blade Free Slabbing - an Appleton Mfg. Division Product

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