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HP Indigo Webinar: Embrace the Digital Printing (R)evolution

Registration is open for the HP Folding Carton webinar on Thursday 28th February from 16:00 to 17:00 CET. Participants will be able to learn about the possibilities of HP Indigo Folding Carton solutions and find out how to use digital printing for a wide range of applications, including food packaging, brand protection and security. […] […]

ABP deal will see 30,0000 tonnes of paper shipped through Port of Hull

A new contract at the Port of Hull will see more than 30,000 tonnes of paper pass through the city’s docks every year. Associated British Ports (ABP) has signed the deal with Belgium-based manufacturer VPK Packaging Group. The agreement will see the major port operator handle paper reels shipped from Ghent, as they arrive into […]

Study Evaluates the Impact of Transport Packaging Solutions on Store Labor

Tosca, a manufacturer of reusable packaging and supply chain solutions for perishables, commissioned industrial engineering firm, Advantage Consulting to conduct a study evaluating the impact of transport packaging solutions on store labor. Full Story Source: Container Board

Barberán Shows a Fully-Working Jetmaster 1750 Digital Printing Press on Corrugated

After the success of the open house that took place in 2016, Barberán opened their doors again at their facilities in Castelldefels (Barcelona) the past February 12th and 13th to show a fully working Single-Pass digital printing line for corrugated industry. The production line was fully equipped with the last technologic development from Barberán and […]

Smurfit Kappa Gains Hit by Venezuela Turmoil

Smurfit Kappa has swung to an annual loss due to the political chaos in Venezuela. Revenue for 2018 rose 4% to €8.95bn, while profits climbed 25% to €1.55bn. However, the company swung to a pre-tax loss of €404m after it incurred €1.27bn in exceptional costs relating to the deconsolidation of Venezuela operations. Full Story Source: […]