Hot Topics: Folding | Gluing | Sheeting

FBA is Moving

The Fibre Box Assn. has moved to its new address in Elk Grove Village, IL.

First Glance

Innovative packaging from: Caraustar Industries, Graphic Packaging Intl., and Chesapeake Corp.

Modern & Massive

An eight-color Fischer & Krecke Flexpress 96S-8 flexographic press enhances capabilities at Christiansen Print.

First Glance

Innovative packaging from: Ampac Flexibles, Yupo, and IPG Imaging Professionals.

First Glance

Innovative packaging from MeadWestvaco, Intl. Tray Pads & Packaging, and Oracle Packaging.

POP Goes the Platemaker

Today's digital technology delivers the versatility and speed required to serve the new applications for corrugated and other POP display printed materials.

Laboring Lean

Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma…they aren’t just buzzword phrases. Many converters take them very seriously. Among those believers is Dura-Fibre LLC, whose new Operon Systems’ RedHawk turnkey data gathering and analyzing tool is providing newfound manufacturing efficiencies of up to 25% over previous production standards.

First Glance

Innovative packaging from AGI/Klearfold, Seal-It, and Tetra Pak.

Diversified Carton Printing

With more than 500 people at manufacturing sites and design and sales centers across North America, Specialized Packaging Group (SPG) designs and manufactures folding cartons and packaging machinery for the consumer products industry.

Smurfit-Stone Earns Awards from PPC and PLGA

Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. has earned a Gold award and four Excellence awards in the PPC’s 2005 National Paperboard Packaging Competition, as well as two packaging awards and an honorable mention from the PLGA.

Smurfit-Stone Earns Safety-Awards from PSSMA

The Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Assn. (PSSMA) has honored three Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. multiwall bag packaging plants with 2004 Plant Safety Awards.

Positive Projections

Paperboard packaging provides advantages in the distribution, marketing, protection, and preservation of thousands of consumer goods, reports the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC). These apparent advantages may be key to the positive sales projections forecast for the paperboard industry this year.

Winner's Circle

What happens when you cross elegance with form and function? The Best of Show winners of the 55th Annual National Paperbox Assn. Packaging Competition are a gleaming example.

Truth or Myth?

There are many proposed theories that might influence the slide angle. We tested extensively to determine if these postulations are true.

The Board Identity

Members of the Paperboard Packaging Council convened once again for the association’s annual spring meeting.
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