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Mondi completes acquisition of Beepack plant in Russia

Mondi Group acquired LLC Beepack, a corrugated packaging plant in Russia.

Pankaboard launches new cartonboard for luxury packaging

Pankaboard introduces a new Folding Boxboard to the product portfolio.

Pankaboard continues to invest into product development​

Pankaboard’s investment programme has continued, with an upgrade on their BM2 machine.


Mondi Group to acquire Simet plant in Poland

Mondi Group has signed an agreement to acquire the Simet SA corrugated plant located in Grabonóg, near Poznań in Poland.

Iggesund invests in organic growth

The company will invest EUR 60 million in mills at Iggesund, Sweden and Workington, England.

Key trends driving growth in folding cartons

Smithers Pira highlights five key trends which are affecting the market for folding cartons.

Transforming top load cartoning flexibility with Kliklok

Kliklok International has announced the European launch of its latest top load carton former, known as the TransFormer.

Key drivers and trends in corrugated packaging

Demand for corrugated packaging material is expected to increase by an average of more than 4% annually over the next five years.

Protective layers made from BASF materials

Innovative BASF materials provide safe barriers against mineral oil residues in food packaging.

Carton board as the base for transport packaging

Finnish Eltete Group manufactures the pallets and transport boxes based on paper board.

Packaging producer opened new plant in Poland

MMP Neupack has opened its second plant producing carton packagings in Bydgoszcz, Poland.

First Europe-wide life-cycle assessment for UHT milk packaging

IFEU analysis compares environmental impacts of HDPE, PET and carton packs for UHT milk: carton packs have a significantly better environmental profile − particularly with respect to CO2 emission, use of fossil resources and consumption of primary energy.

Metsä Board will focus on meeting demand for sustainable paperboard packaging

“Metsä Board has undergone significant structural changes, transforming from a paper company to a profitable paperboard company. We look forward to a future based on sustainable products, modernised mills and improved services,” said Mikko Helander, CEO of Metsä Board.

Sustainable packaging: Paper Blow from Yonwoo

Paper Blow is Yonwoo’s eco-friendly 100ml airless pack that conforms to the four Rs, according to the company’s earth-friendly philosophy: Refill, Reuse, Reduce, Recycle.