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Stora Enso starts the production of new-generation formed fiber products free from plastic and PFAS
Stora Enso has started the production of formed fiber food service products at Hylte Mill in Sweden. The production ramp-up follows the investment...
Valmet to supply Metsä Board’s Kemi mill with Industrial Internet solutions to enhance end-product quality and the mill’s productivity
Valmet and Metsä Board have signed an agreement on data-driven optimization of paperboard quality of the board machine at Metsä Board’s Kemi mill....
Three generations of POWER REGISTER showcase 20 years of BOBST innovation mastery
It’s 20 years since BOBST launched its POWER REGISTER® system to the packaging market. The ‘no contact’ sheet feeding system was an industry-first...
Voith adds new tool for remote video support to its digital service portfolio
Voith has added a new tool for remote video support to its service portfolio, offering customers access to expert support at any time and from any...
Toscotec-supplied hoods achieve top performance at WEPA Mainz
Toscotec successfully completed a hood rebuild on PM 1 at WEPA Mainz in Germany. After a tight shutdown timeframe, PM 1 started up on schedule last...
 Platinum level for Incada
Iggesund Paperboard’s mill in Workington, England, where the leading paperboard brand Incada is made, has been awarded the Platinum level by the...
A.Celli to supply an E-WIND® T80S rewinder to Aktul Kagit
Aktül Kağıt is a company that produces one of the softest toilet paper and most absorbent paper towel in Turkey with eco-friendly production...
MIAC 2020 is postponed to April 2021 and it is called MIAC RESTART
We wish to inform you that EDIPAP S.R.L., the MIAC Organizer, has decided, after recent consultations with companies in the paper industry sector, to...
LEGO Group to invest up to US$400 million over three years to accelerate sustainability efforts
The LEGO Group announced plans to invest up to US$400 million over three years to accelerate sustainability and social responsibility initiatives....
Arctic Blue Gin package designed by Metsä Board wins a ScanStar award
The Arctic Blue Gin package, featuring images of Northern Lights, has won a ScanStar 2020 award. The Nordic competition was organised by the Finnish...
Stora Enso plans to shut down one standard newsprint paper machine in Sweden
Stora Enso will start codetermination negotiations with employees at its Hylte Mill in Sweden regarding a plan to reorganise the mill, including...
Artificial intelligence integration further improves quality consistency at Metsä Board Kemi mill
Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is putting the latest artificial intelligence to...
Stora Enso invests in Forshaga to develop sustainable barrier solutions
Stora Enso is making an investment in dispersion barrier technology at its Forshaga site in Sweden, as a step in its innovation agenda. The...
With open minds and a willingness to experiment, packaging suppliers are mastering change
Packaging is one of the most effective ways of communicating with customers. Not only does it say something about the content, but increasingly it...
Obility confirms its participation at drupa 2021
The Koblenz-based software house Obility confirmed its participation in drupa 2021 (April 20 - 28 in Düsseldorf). "We announced at the beginning of...
Handling Tumultuous Times in the Tissue and Towel Market
The unfolding of the past several months has led to more unpredictability than any of us could have imagined. Stay-at-home orders, social distancing...
Valter Canelli is the new Sales Director of A.Celli Paper
A.Celli Paper Spa, a company specializing in technological solutions for the manufacturing of Tissue plants and winders but with an ever-increasing...
Toscotec launches new OPTIMA rewinders for top winding quality and efficiency
Following a complete design upgrade of its rewinder line, Toscotec launched the new OPTIMA rewinders. The new line has achieved recognition in the...
Arctic Paper receives Cradle to Cradle Certified™ certification for a wide range of paper products
The full product range of Munken papers, Amber Graphic and Munken Kraft have been awarded a Silver Level Material Health Certificate as part of the...
 ANDRITZ to supply four PrimeLineCOMPACT M 1600 tissue machines to Guangdong Hengan in China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Guangdong Hengan Paper Co., Ltd. (Hengan) to supply four tissue machines to its...
Metsä Board launches a state-of-the-art Excellence Centre
Growing consumption and demand for more sustainable packaging is boosting the need for new innovations. To develop solutions for packaging today and...
A.Celli Paper acquires PMT Italia
A.CELLI PAPER SPA, main affiliate of ITALIA TECHNOLOGY ALLIANCE group, announces the acquisition of PMT ITALIA - PAPER MACHINERY TECHNOLOGY, a...
Lessebo Paper publishes all-time low CO2 figures
Lessebo Paper has launched the environmental declaration of year 2020, based on 2019-year data, and reports a drastic decrease of CO2 emissions. The...
New PMP Intelli-Reel® to be delivered for one of the leading global hygiene company, to a paper mill in France
One of the leading global hygiene companies reached an agreement with PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) for a new project execution of design,...
Metris DryQ from ANDRITZ improves performance at Montes del Plata
The new intelligent solution for pulp drying, Metris DryQ, developed by international technology group ANDRITZ, is operating successfully at the...
 #GreenSource
Cepi, the Confederation of European Paper Industries, and EPIS, the European Pulp Industry Sector Association and its members, present their #...
Successful startup of cutting-edge packaging paper machine Propapier PM 3
German paper manufacturer Progroup AG has successfully commissioned the PM 3, one of the most modern packaging paper machines in the world, at the...
The modern board mill Metsä Board Kyro is celebrating its 150th anniversary
Metsä Board's Kyro mill will be 150 years old this year, 2020. The wood grinding plant along the Kyröskoski rapids was started up in 1870. Since then...
optix solenis
Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, is working with a North American tissue maker to deliver continuous process improvement...
Gmund Used - the eco-friendly paper with its own history
It has always been of utmost priority for Gmund to manufacture their papers environmental-friendly. The Gmund Used collection reaffirms and...
Eero Aarnio designs an eco-playhouse made with corrugated board
Eero Aarnio, an artist worldwide famous for furniture designs, such as the iconic Ball Chair, has designed an eco-playhouse made with corrugated...
Arctic Paper S.A., Q2/H1 2020:
• Q2 consolidated sales revenue was PLN 616.0mn (EUR1 139.5mn). • EBITDA in Q2 was PLN 48.0mn (EUR1 10.9mn). • EBIT in Q2 was PLN 24.2mn (EUR1 5.5mn...
Smurfit Kappa to participate in worlds first project on hydrogen energy storage
Smurfit Kappa has announced it has been chosen to participate in an innovative energy research project on renewable energy storage. The HYFLEXPOWER...
Sofidel employees donate two ultrasound scanners to the hospital of Lucca and an ultrasound scanner and an electrocardiograph to the hospital of Gorizia, in Italy
The tissue paper manufacturer Group, particularly well-known for its Regina brand, keeps on supporting people in need in Europe and the United States...
Sun Chemical Organizes Strategic Committee to Drive Sustainability in Packaging Market
Sun Chemical has organized a Corporate Sustainability Committee to further strengthen its approach to addressing the sustainability needs of the...
Announcing the 'FA-17' iPad-controlled flexographic label machine at Essentra Lublin
A new 17-inch FA-17 flexographic machine by Nilpeter has recently been installed at the Essentra Packaging’s Lublin site. Essentra Packaging is a...
Adams Packaging has selected Essentra Tapes’ Rippatape brand
Adams Packaging, one of Poland's leading manufacturers of corrugated cardboard packaging, has selected Essentra Tapes’ Rippatape brand, to help it...
Södra strengthens its work within public affairs
Marcus Svensson has been appointed Head of Public Affairs at Södra. He will organise, coordinate and manage Södra’s work within public affairs going...
Start-up - FILAR’s Tissue Machine, in Poland
On August 8, FILAR Fijałkowscy Sp., a company located in Sadlno, in the Gmina Wierzbinek region in Poland, started using its first tissue machine for...
Paper industry’s recycling performance reaches highest level ever in 2019
In 2019, Cepi members produced close to 90 million tonnes of paper and board, of which 54.6% werebased  on  recycled  fibres-compared  to  53.1%  in...
graphic papers
If you're at all familiar with the graphic papersmarket, then you’ve been hearing for years that it’s in a decline – and that's true. On average, the...
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from AO Knauf Petroboard to install a new reeling section for the KM2 board machine at...
100 Constellation sold in 5 years all over the world
After 5 years from its launch on the market, the Constellation™ technology, patented by Fabio Perini, has reached the milestone of 100 lines sold to...
Toscotec receives forth turnkey order from WEPA
Toscotec will supply an AHEAD 2.2S tissue line on a full turnkey basis to WEPA Piechowice mill in Poland. The project is planned in a short time...
Sonoco Acquires Sustainable Paper Can Solutions Producer
Sonoco, one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, today announced it has acquired Can Packaging, a privately owned designer and...
Mondi acquires two paper bag lines and signs exclusive supplier agreements with leading cement producers in Egypt
Mondi Paper Bags, part of Mondi Group, a leading global packaging and paper manufacturer, has acquired two paper bag lines from Helwan Cement Company...
Successful FSC® and PEFC™ monitoring audit
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper has successfully passed without exception the monitoring audit and the re-certification of FSC® Chain-of-Custody and PEFC™...
ANDRITZ completes the world’s largest P-RC APMP production system at Jiangsu Bohui Paper Industry, China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received the Final Acceptance Certificate from Jiangsu Bohui Paper Industry Co., Ltd in Yancheng, Dafeng...
Sino-Pack Business Matching Enhance Interconnection. Six Special Zones for New Exhibition
As packaging companies get rid of the impact of the new coronavirus, companies need to reorganize their direction to improve the level of competition...
Heinzel Paper and Voith launch joint flagship project to digitize paper machines
Paper manufacturer Heinzel Group demonstrated its future focus and adaptability last year by rebuilding its PM 10 from recovered magazine paper to...
Metsä Board paperboards hold industrial compostability certifications
Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium lightweight paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is glad to announce that its paperboards have...
Stora Enso and Helsinki Olympic Stadium partner up to promote circular economy solutions
Stora Enso and Helsinki Olympic Stadium have signed a partnership agreement to develop low-carbon, eco-friendly operations at the stadium by...
iggesund paperboard
Iggesund Paperboard’s mill in Iggesund Sweden, where the leading paperboard brand Invercote is made, has been awarded the Platinum level by the...
Feldmuehle produces vegan paper
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, produces vegan paper. More and more consumers and manufacturers are...
From toilet paper to face masks
A technological innovation capable of producing up to 10 thousand face masks per minute, which can be adapted to all main "non-woven" materials,...
Hubergroup bundles chemical expertise in a separate division
The international printing ink manufacturer hubergroup repositions itself. Effective immediately, the production and marketing of raw materials for...
Holmen acquires Martinsons
Today Holmen signed an agreement to acquire Martinsons, one of Sweden’s leading players in sawn and processed wood products. The purchase price is...
Diageo announces creation of world's first ever 100% plastic free paper-based spirits bottle
Diageo, makers of Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff and Guinness, has today announced that it has created the world’s first ever 100% plastic free paper-based...
peter karlsson - sodra
Södra’s operating profit during Q2 was stable given current market conditions. Deliveries were higher year-on-year, but prices for Södra’s core...
Toscotec-rebuilt PM1 exceeds production targets at Papertech in Spain
Core board manufacturer Papertech exceeded the targets of production increase originally set for the rebuild of its PM1 at Tudela mill, Spain.   
Flow Cosmetics chooses sustainable Metsä Board paperboards for its range of natural products
Flow Cosmetics, a Finnish natural cosmetics company, has selected paperboard from Metsä Board, part of the Metsä Group, as its packaging material of...
ANDRITZ successfully starts up OCC line at Wamat Paper, China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the first of two OCC lines, each with a capacity of 1,000 bdtm/d, supplied to...
Kotkamills’ water-based dispersion coated ISLA® Duo barrier board receives industrial compostability certification
Kotkamills’ easily recyclable and biodegradable ISLA® Duo barrier board has received the Seedling and DIN-Geprüft certifications for industrial...
sustainable packaging
On 6thJuly 2020, FEFCO co-hosted a virtual panel with Politico “Unwrapping the future of sustainable packaging?” was the theme of the debate which...
ANDRITZ to supply stock preparation system to Vinda Personal Care, China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Vinda Personal Care (Guangdong) Co., Ltd. to supply a stock preparation system to...
Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM4 at Aviretta, Germany
German containerboard manufacturer Aviretta selected Toscotec to rebuild the post dryer section of its PM4 at Ettringen mill, Bavaria. PM4 produces...
Flow Cosmetics chooses sustainable Metsä Board paperboards for its range of natural products
Flow Cosmetics, a Finnish natural cosmetics company, has selected paperboard from Metsä Board, part of the Metsä Group, as its packaging material of...
Packaging to protect the environment is a complex job
At the latest since Germany’s new Packaging Act went into force last year, many manufacturers have been focusing on package recyclability. But how do...
Pasaban Service, Helping Our Customers Worldwide
“Customer proximity and offering a high-quality service are our top priorities.” Iñigo Pagola, Service Manager of Pasaban. At Pasaban, we want to...
Toscotec shaft pullers achieve top results at Lucart and Marutomi
Toscotec’s automatic shaft pullers met their goal with great results at Lucart’s mill in Porcari, Italy, and at Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji, Japan...
PMP supports dynamic development of Arctic Paper Kostrzyn S.A.
Arctic Paper Kostrzyn S.A. has been continuously working on modernizing its machine fleet for last several years. The priority is, invariably, an...
Voith and PTS Heidenau set a new standard for measuring stickies and non-tacky contaminants using near-infrared measuring technology
In collaboration with the research and service institute Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS) Heidenau in Germany, Voith is introducing a new measuring...
Solenis Joins Global Consortium to Pilot Alternatives for Plastics
Solenis, a producer of specialty chemicals, is participating in the Piloting Alternatives for Plastics project, a global initiative to help develop...
Dr. Fabian Gaus complements the LEIPA Group GmbH as managing director
Dr.-Ing. Fabian Gaus, 39, has joined the management board of LEIPA Group GmbH on 1 July 2020. He takes over the newly created function of Chief Sales...
Barrier-coated paperboard – the alternative to plastic for smart packaging
The hunt for materials that can replace plastic is intense. Innovation work is being done on a global scale to find renewable alternatives to plastic...
Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches sustainable “from Plastic to Purpose” campaign with launch of CelluSnack Papers
As part of its continued focus on global sustainability leadership, Ahlstrom-Munksjöhas initiated its ‘from Plastic to Purpose’ campaign,...
Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Cartiera di Ferrara, Italy
Cartiera di Ferrara selected Toscotec for a complete dryer section rebuild of its coreboard machine at Ferrara mill in Italy. The paper machine...
 ANDRITZ to supply pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Sun Paper’s new mill in Beihai, China
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Sun Paper to supply pulp dewatering and white liquor plant technologies and key...
Pure Performance by KM7, the world’s most modern board machine
Pure Performance is one of the first products from the world´s most modern board machine KM7 at BillerudKorsnäs and has received great appreciation...
According to a recent study ecological packaging material is an increasingly important factor in consumers’ purchasing decisions
According to the LOHAS2020 study, a growing number of consumers are considering the consequences of their consumption behaviour. Up to two out of...
Sino-Pack In Guangzhou, March 4-6, 2021 Create On-Offline New Opportunities For Industry
The 27th China International Exhibition on Packaging Machinery & Materials (Sino-Pack2021) cum China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition on...
SYNTHRON IS ACCELERATING THE PROMOTION OF BARRIER PRODUCTS WITHOUT FLUORINATED RESINS
SYNTHRON, a French manufacturer of specialty chemicals, remains one of the few French players in paper chemistry and is accelerating the promotion of...
Andritz to supply Compact Press Washer to BillerudKorsnäs
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from BillerudKorsnäs, Sweden to supply key process equipment to complement the main...
Metsä Board and Esbottle are developing a new concept for an ecological paperboard flute cup for celebration drinks
Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, and the Finnish start-up company Esbottle have...
SmartGrinder: Voith introduces new refurbishment service for screw presses
Voith’s new refurbishment service for screw presses enables the full restoration of screw performance and reduces downtimes by up to 20 percent...
Solenis to Expand Production for Next-Generation Color Developer for Thermal Paper
Solenis is expanding production at its Ankleshwar facility in India to manufacture its next-generation Pergafast™ 425 color developer for the thermal...
Dr. Toralf Haag, Voith President and CEO
The Voith Group continued to show solid results in the first six months (October 2019 through end of March 2020) of the current fiscal year 2019/20,...
In the UK new recommendations allow paperboard packaging to contain up to 15 per cent plastic and still be considered recyclable.
In the UK new recommendations allow paperboard packaging to contain up to 15 per cent plastic and still be considered recyclable. One item of such...
Record 2,200 mpm constant speed at WEPA Giershagen
WEPA Giershagen is steadily operating its Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0S tissue line (PM19) at the speed of 2,200 mpm. PM19 came online in October 2015...
The key to handling surges in e-commerce packaging demand: during COVID-19 and beyond
E-commerce was already a booming market before COVID-19, hitting sales of over 3.5 trillion US dollars in 2019 and projected to reach 6.5 trillion US...
ANDRITZ to supply a PrimeLineCOMPACT S 1300 tissue machine
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order to supply a complete PrimeLineCOMPACT S 1300 tissue machine with stock preparation...
ANDRITZ uses remote support in successful start-up of TMP line at Volga Paper Mill
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received the PAC (Provisional Acceptance Certificate) from Volga Pulp and Paper Mill in Balakhna, Nizhnij...
Solenis Completes the Acquisition of the Paper Business of ChemSystems
Effective June 1, 2020, Solenis LLC closed on its previously announced acquisition of the paper business of ChemSystems, a division of AECI Ltd....
 New Iggesund thick paperboard for packaging certified for HP Indigo digital commercial presses
A new thick paperboard from Iggesund Paperboard has been certified for HP Indigo for printing high-value applications on commercial digital presses....
Latest generation of Voith dispergers: InfibraDisp sets standards with hydraulic gap adjustment
Voith is expanding its product portfolio in the BlueLine stock preparation line with the launch of a new disperger with hydraulic gap adjustment....
Arctic Blue Gin package wins AIMCAL Product of the Year award
US-based Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL) presented its 2020 Product of the Year award to Hazen Paper...
Metsä Board’s Annual report 2019 chosen as the best by communication professionals in Finland
ProCom – The Finnish Association of Communication Professionals – has awarded Metsä Board’s annual report 2019 the prestigious title of ‘the best’ of...
Smooth operation and excellent product quality with ANDRITZ tissue technology at Vajda Papír, Hungary
The ANDRITZ tissue machine at Vajda Papír, Dunaföldvár, Hungary, has been in full operating mode for a few months now, and the results are...
BillerudKorsnäs introduces a new life cycle assessment tool for packaging
Many brands and retailers could reduce the climate impact of their packaging up to 50 percent and avoid thousands of tonnes of carbon dioxide being...
High packaging volume due to seasonal factors: Large ripper handles up to 1,000 kg of cardboard articles per hour
According to the Federal Environment Agency, 107 kilograms of packaging waste are produced per capita per year in Germany. A large proportion of...
Metsä Board’s Express Board service expands with three new folding boxboard grades
Metsä Board is adding three new grades into its Express Board offering. The new eco-barrier paperboard MetsäBoard Prime FBB EB, uncoated folding...
ANDRITZ to supply complete stock preparation line to Kookil Paper, China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Kookil Paper (Zhangjiagang) Limited Corporation to supply a complete 305 bdmt/d...
Buckman board elects three new directors
Bulab Holdings, Inc., in its 75th year of business, has announced that three new members have been elected by its shareholders to join its Board of...
Kemira announces a long-term extension of its bleaching chemicals supply contract with UPM-Kymmene Corporation in Uruguay
Kemira has signed a long-term agreement with UPM-Kymmene Corporation extending and expanding its current bleaching chemicals supply contract in...
	 PMP will deliver (2) new Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headboxes to Smurfit Kappa Uberaba mill in Brazil
In February 2020, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for the delivery of (2) new Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headboxes for Smurfit...
Arctic Paper S.A., Q1 2020: Strong Q1 prepare the Group for tougher times
• Q1 consolidated sales revenue was PLN 813,9 mn (EUR 188,2 mn). • EBITDA Q1 was PLN 111,8mn (EUR 25,9 mn). • EBIT Q1 was PLN 79,7mn (EUR 18,4 mn)...
Feldmuehle - VivaKraft
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, is proud to announce that the mill successfully transferred its paper...
Metsä Board to restore fish migration routes
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has started a rapids fishery restoration...
ANDRITZ to supply gasification plant and biomass handling line to Klabin’s Puma II project in Brazil
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Klabin for a complete biomass gasification plant and a new biomass handling line...
Announces a new global initiative: offers Industrial Companies in the pulp and paper industry a Free Cyber-Risk assessment amid the COVID-19 Implications
OTORIO, the provider of next-generation OT digital and cybersecurity risk management solutions, announced today a new initiative designed to raise...
How digitalization is transforming the packaging industry
Digitalization, defined as the use of digital technologies to change a business model and provide new value-producing opportunities, is transforming...
New unique system for tailor-made Shaped Paper Pods
With the TPU paper form, fill and seal machine from Syntegon Technology, formerly Bosch Packaging Technology, and the BillerudKorsnäs 3D formable...
Voith Group successfully completes the acquisition of Toscotec S.p.A.
After all required regulatory approvals were received, Voith Group successfully completed on the acquisition of Toscotec S.p.A. on April 30, 2020....
Clear profile and new brand image at FACHPACK 2021
Despite all the uncertainty right now, one thing is definite: the date for FACHPACK 2021. The European trade fair for packaging, technology and...
Dr. Lutz Kühne as Head of Research, Development, Innovation and Sustainability at LEIPA Group GmbH
Dr. Lutz Kühne, 49, has taken over the newly created function of Head of Research, Development, Innovation and Sustainability at LEIPA Group GmbH...
Tetra Laval Group donates 1.5 million Polish zloty to fight towards COVID-19 releif efforts
The global COVID-19 outbreak has brought about never-before challenges in our daily lives, and we remain deeply concerned for all those affected by...
BOBST reaches milestone with sale of 300th VISIONCUT
BOBST has announced that it has sold its 300th VISIONCUT. The flat-bed die-cutting machine was purchased by ADAMS, a corrugated packaging...
Metsä Board achieves the highest sustainability rating from EcoVadis
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is proud to have been awarded a Platinum level...
Iggesund Paperboard’s Sustainability Director Johan Granås
Over the past 60 years, regulatory requirements have been the biggest driver of environmental efforts by the process industry. But now brand owners...
Metsä Tissue awarded the EcoVadis Platinum rating for its sustainability performance
Metsä Tissue, one of the leading European tissue paper producers and part of Metsä Group, has been awarded the highest Platinum level rating by...
golf ball gift pack
An attractive gift item requires an equally impressive package. Together with its partner network Metsä Board’s packaging design team helped to...
Marta Jędrzejczak, Marketing & Communications Manager, DS Smith Poland
An interview with Marta Jędrzejczak, Marketing & Communications Manager, DS Smith Poland about the challenges of the packaging industry during...
Voith’s new double unwind TwinDrive significantly boosts winding capacity
Voith strengthens its winder product portfolio with the introduction of the new TwinDrive double unwind, another solution for significantly boosting...
Fabio Perini and MTC: prompt delivery for converting and packaging machines and lines
The fear generated by the coronavirus and the closures in several countries to fight the pandemic have triggered a rush to buy, or "panic buying" as...
BST eltromat
BST eltromat is a leading driving force of Industry 4.0 technology in the field of quality assurance in web-processing industries. Some of the key...
Valmet to supply new reeling and winding technology for Metsä Board in Finland
Valmet will supply new reel and winding technology and surrounding equipment for Metsä Board Kyro mill in Finland. In the rebuild, new reel and...
Grupo Corporativo Papelera & A.Celli Paper together for the start-up of a new tissue production line
The iDEAL® mod. 2000S Tissue Machine start-up took place on March, 20th in Mexico, perfectly in line, even in advance, compared to the challenging...
Sino-Pack 2020 / PACKINNO 2020
In order to prevent and control the new coronavirus infection, and ensure the health and life safety of all exhibitors and visitors, “The 27th China...
Mr. Ghaleb Al Hadhrami, Gulf Paper Manufacturing
Established in 1978, Gulf Paper Manufacturing was the first company to start manufacturing paper in the Gulf region in 1981. Owned by two families...
Fabio Perini solutions to guarantee operational continuity in times of Coronavirus
The power of technology and human ingenuity allows solving problems thousands of kilometers away, without moving engineers nor tools, with the...
BOBST and CITO-SYSTEM announce strategic investment to boost innovation and standardization in tooling and the die-making industry
On 8 April, 2020, BOBST acquired a majority participation of 51% in CITO-SYSTEM, while the management of CITO-SYSTEM retains 49% in the Company. CITO...
Arctic Paper takes action to minimize impact of Corona
The graphical paper market is expected to be negatively affected by the restrictions imposed by authorities and customers in many European countries...
Industrial and home compostability certifications for Metsä Board’s eco-barrier paperboard
The plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard, MetsäBoard Prime FBB EB, has recently achieved DIN CERTCO certificates in both industrial and home...
Creating the most recycled product on earth: Europe’s corrugated industry meets for their key trade event in Munich next year
From 9 to 11 March 2021, the international corrugated and folding carton industry will gather at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany for the 5th...
Stora Enso appoints David Ekberg as Head of Packaging Solutions division
Stora Enso has appointed David Ekberg as EVP, Head of Packaging Solutions division and member of the Group Leadership Team as of 1 April 2020. David...
ANDRITZ to supply new dewatering technology for RMP process to Mayr-Melnhof Karton, Austria
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Mayr-Melnhof Karton to supply a Vertical Screw Thickener (VST) dewatering system...
Finnish premium fragrance brand combines responsibility and luxury into its packaging by choosing Metsä Board’s lightweight paperboard
The new Finnish luxury fragrance brand Nakuna Helsinki aims to conquer the international market with its Finnish inspired and premium quality...
Antonio Bellante appointed Managing Director (CFO) of LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH
Antonio Bellante has been appointed Managing Director (CFO) of LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH with effect from 1 April 2020 and is responsible for the...
Iggesund’s UK mill
Iggesund Paperboard’s paperboard mill in Workington, UK, did not have a single accident that led to absence during the whole of 2019. Quite an...
The winning design of the Better with Less – Design Challenge presents an ecological alternative to single-use plastic
Metsä Board is delighted to announce the winner of its international packaging design competition the Better with Less – Design Challenge. ‘...
Billebeino's innovative e-commerce packaging is impressive and eco-friendly
The impressive e-commerce packages of the clothing brand Billebeino receive positive customer feedback and respond to the growing demands for...
 Leggero Flexographic Plate for Corrugated Board Applications
Asahi Photoproducts, a pioneer in flexographic photopolymer plate development, today announced the availability of a brand-new flexographic plate....
JSC Yarpaper, specialist in the production of paper and cardboard in Russia, signed the contract with Voith for the extension of existing recycled...
ANDRITZ successfully starts up the world’s first fossil-free biomethanol plant at Södra
International technology group ANDRITZ has recently started up the world’s first biomethanol plant using ANDRITZ’s self-developed A-Recovery+ concept...
bobst
Given the acceleration of the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, recent decisions of local authorities, and to support our customers and employees,...
AR Packaging group companies raise price in tender offer for BSC Drukarnia Opakowań
A&R Carton and Colorpack, AR Packaging group companies, have decided to increase the offer price in the tender offer for BSC Drukarnia Opakowań...
Feldmuehle - Payments from the restructuring plan fulfilled prematurely and in full
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, has successfully started the year 2020 on January 2, after completing...
OnQuality: Voith launches new generation of sensors
Voith has developed a new generation of sensors with regards to availability, reliability and maintenance handling. As the main components of the...
Corona Virus: interpack 2020 postponed
Messe Düsseldorf is postponing the leading international trade fair interpack. It will now take place from 25 February to 3 March 2021.
Metsä Board joins forces with the new European Paper Packaging Alliance
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is one of the founding members of the recently...
ANDRITZ to supply largest pressurized refining system to China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Guangxi Guoxu Group Co., Ltd. to supply a pressurized refining system for their...
Toscotec completes two drying section rebuilds for Lucart
From July 2019 to February 2020, Toscotec successfully completed two customized rebuilds at Lucart Diecimo tissue mill. The two rebuilding solutions...
ANDRITZ receives major order for paper machine rebuild from MOPAK Kağıt Karton, Turkey
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from MOPAK Kağıt Karton, Turkey, to rebuild paper machine PM3 at its mill in Dalaman,...
Metsä Board joins forces with the new European Paper Packaging Alliance
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is one of the founding members of the recently...
Metsä Board designs new Arctic Blue Gin package with holographic Northern Lights flare
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has designed the Arctic Blue Gin package with...
Fabio Perini brings the future of tissue converting to Tissue World Miami
Pete Augustine, President, Fabio Perini North America says “We’re celebrating because we reached a remarkable milestone of 100 Constellation lines...
 ANDRITZ presents an extensive product portfolio with numerous innovations for the water, wastewater, waste management, and raw materials industries at IFAT 2020
International technology group ANDRITZ will be exhibiting its broad range of proven and also new technologies, services, and automation solutions for...
Digitally printed gift cards on thicker paperboard
HP Indigo 30000 digital presses can be modified to print on substrates with a thickness of 660 microns. This is the outcome of a development project...
Solenis to Acquire the Paper Business of ChemSystems
Effective February 28, 2020, Solenis signed an agreement to acquire the paper business of ChemSystems, a division of AECI Ltd. The transaction is...
ANDRITZ launches the new tissue machine PrimeLineVRT – Vertical CrescentFormer – for dry crepe tissue
International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new PrimeLineVRT – Vertical CrescentFormer – tissue machine for the production of...
Broad range of products and a seminar at Packaging Innovations in Warsaw
The members of the PrintCity Alliance are showcasing a diverse range of products again this year at the Packaging Innovations trade fair in Warsaw....
Pasaban at Drupa 2020
Once more, Pasaban will be present at Drupa 2020, the international printing technology trade fair to be held from 16 to 26 June in Düsseldorf. Held...
ANDRITZ successfully starts up PrimeLineTM W6 tissue machine at Arkhbum Tissue Group in Russia
International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineTM W6 tissue machine, including stock preparation, re-evaporation...
Papeterie Le Bourray selected Toscotec to rebuild its PM4 tissue machine at Saint-Mars-la-Brière, near Le Mans, France.
Papeterie Le Bourray selected Toscotec to rebuild its PM4 tissue machine at Saint-Mars-la-Brière, near Le Mans, France. The start-up is scheduled...
UpElement: Unique felt technology to quickly reach full production speed​
Voith introduces UpElement to its expanding portfolio of tissue press fabrics. The modular treatment increases efficiency by achieving significantly...
Ahlstrom-Munksjö continues focus on sustainable food packaging papers with Delicitera
Continuing to be at the forefront of sustainable product offerings, Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s Food Packaging Solutions Business Unit is a leading producer...
Beardow Adams Green Team spearheading new environmental initiatives
Beardow Adams, a leading global specialist in hot-melt adhesive technology, has further strengthened its environmental credentials by not only...
Andrew King Mondi
Mondi plc (“Mondi” or “the Group”) announces that Andrew King, Group Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) and a director of Mondi plc, will be appointed...
Kemira raises its climate ambition to carbon neutrality by 2045
Kemira joins the growing ranks of global companies aiming for carbon neutrality and supporting the Paris Agreement. Kemira has set a target of 30%...
Metsä Board’s emissions reduction targets by the Science Based Targets
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has had its emissions reduction targets...
Toscotec fires up its 200ᵗʰ TT SYD
Toscotec has successfully started up its 200ᵗʰ Steel Yankee Dryer at César Iglesias Group’s mill in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Subscriptions to sell BSC Drukarnia Opakowań
From 12 February investors can subscribe to sell shares in BSC Drukarnia Opakowań in a tender offer announced by A&R Carton and Colorpack. These...
 CDP recognized water stewardship and forest management
Metsä Board’s leadership in water stewardship, forest management and supplier engagement on climate change is recognised by CDP.
ANDRITZ to supply a further high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler for a biomass power plant in Japan
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Toyo Engineering Corporation, Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidized...
ANDRITZ to supply complete pulp mill to UPM in Uruguay
International technology group ANDRITZ was selected by UPM, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, to supply energy-efficient and environmentally...
FSSC 22000 food safety certificate for Metsä Board’s Kemi mill
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is pleased to announce that the food safety procedures at...
Smurfit Kappa Full Year 2019 Results
Key Points EBITDA of €1,650 million, up 7% with an increased margin of 18.2% Strong free cash flow of €547 million, an increase of 11% on 2018 ROCE...
Stefano Pecchia Toscotec
Toscotec named Stefano Pecchia its new Energy Technology Director as its tissue and paper and board business looks ahead to continued growth in 2020...
Walki presents sustainable barrier solutions at Packaging Innovations Birmingham
Walki, a leading manufacturer of packaging solutions, will be presenting their portfolio of sustainable barrier boards and flexible packaging...
ANDRITZ at INDEX 2020
International technology Group ANDRITZ will be presenting its innovative nonwovens production and textile solutions at INDEX 2020 in Geneva,...
kyocera ECOSYS P4060dn
Kyocera Document Solutions Europe, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, is delighted to announce the launch of the ECOSYS P4060dn...
Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020
The international packaging design competition Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020, organised by Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group,...
Toscotec presents high-performance Rebuild Solutions at PaperWeek Canada 2020
Toscotec will showcase its efficient, paper machine rebuilding solutions at PaperWeek Canada 2020 Booth 8, from February 4 through 6, in Montreal...
Baumer hhs slogan for drupa 2020 is «Taking Care of…»
Baumer hhs, the market-leading supplier of industrial adhesive application systems to the folding carton, print finishing and other industries, wants...
Schumacher Packaging opts for subscription agreement with Heidelberg
Schumacher Packaging GmbH & Co. KG, one of Europe’s largest family-run packaging printers, with annual sales of approximately € 650 million, has...
Ignazio Capuano started as the new Chairman of CEPI
As of January 2020, the new Cepi Chairman is Mr Ignazio Capuano, CEO of the Italian firm Burgo Group Spa and Vice President of the Italian paper...
Voith sets World Record with QualiFlex CrownT at Hayat Kimya Alabuga TM 4
Hayat Kimya Alabuga TM 4 sets a new world record by using Voith’s QualiFlex CrownT sleeve on the ViscoNip application in Russia. The paper mill...
Toscotec TADVISION machine comes to life at Essity Mexico
The TADVISION® machine supplied by Toscotec on a turnkey basis to Essity Mexico started up at its tissue mill, in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo. Designed...
Metsä Board named on CDP ‘A List’ for leading effort against climate change for  the fourth consecutive year
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has once again achieved a place on CDP's...
ANDRITZ to supply a further high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from a Joint Venture between Toyo Engineering Corporation and Nippon Steel Engineering...
Voith extends its Measurement and Diagnostic Services
Voith is adding three new products to its range of Measurement and Diagnostic Services. MobiLab is a mobile analysis laboratory to investigate and...
Paper and Carton Converters - Evolution and Trends
Interestingly enough, the paper converting industry is becoming increasingly important to the paper sector. The significance of its activity lies in...
Chocolate producer Kultasuklaa chose Metsä Board’s eco-barrier paperboard
Kultasuklaa is a Finnish family enterprise, that has been making hand-finished chocolates at its factory in Finland since 1990. The company had one...
Valmet launches a new microwave consistency measurement for pulp and paper makers
Valmet launches a completely redesigned Valmet Microwave Consistency Measurement – Valmet MCA (patent pending) for pulp and paper makers. Valmet MCA...
paperworld 2020
Around 1,500 exhibitors from 60 countries have registered for Paperworld in Frankfurt am Main. They will be presenting a wide range of products in...
Metsä Board mills to serve as innovation platforms in VTT’s joint project for new digital solutions
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is participating in a joint project called SEED, led by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, in which forest...
Walki Group strengthens the Zero Waste Future Platform and licenses Earth Coating technology from Smart Planet Technologies
Walki Group has entered into a license agreement with Smart Planet Technologies, for the use of Earth Coating™ in a number of next generation...
Valmet and Fabio Perini start Industrial Internet ecosystem partnership to provide digital solutions for tissue production and converting
Valmet and Fabio Perini have established an Industrial Internet ecosystem partnership to strengthen collaboration in the tissue industry. The target...
Kemira rated as top 1% for sustainability by global rating platform EcoVadis
Kemira has been awarded with the Gold level rating by the global sustainability rating platform EcoVadis. With a total score of 75 out of 100, this...
ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Bracell’s new pulp mill in Brazil
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Bracell to supply energy-efficient and environmentally friendly pulp production...
Metsä Board to modernise finishing area at Kyro mill
Metsä Board will modernise its board machine finishing area at Kyro mill in Kyroskoski. The rebuild includes a new reeler, winder and renewal of the...
Voith Group plans takeover of Toscotec S.p.A.
Technology Group Voith is planning on acquiring 90 percent of the shares in Toscotec S.p.A. A corresponding purchase contract was signed on Dec. 20,...
Best wishes  for the Holidays,  and for health and happiness  throughout the coming year!
greetings card from Iggesund Paperboard
This year’s season’s greetings card from Iggesund Paperboard, is a mystical forest in the form of a pop-up shadow box with fine laser cut details and...
Valmet receives a repeat order for an Advantage ThruAir tissue production line from Irving Consumer Products in the United States
Valmet has received an order for an Advantage ThruAir machine from Irving Consumer Products. This is a repeat order of the Advantage ThruAir machine...
Feldmuehle GmbH in Uetersen successfully completed the restructuring in 2019
On December 16, 2019, the creditors of Feldmuehle GmbH unanimously approved the insolvency plan submitted by the
Papierfabrik Palm: Voith supplies calender rolls with heating for PM 7 at King’s Lynn
Ten years ago Papierfabrik Palm put the PM 7 supplied by Voith into service at its King’s Lynn facility in the UK. Voith has now been engaged to...
Peter Čechal - Feldmuehle
On January 1, 2020, Feldmuehle GmbH in Uetersen welcomes Peter Čechal as a new member of the sales team headed by Sales Director Martin Moenke, thus...
Solenis’ OPTIX™ Applied Intelligence Receives Highest ATIP Innovation Award from the French Paper Industry Technical Association
Solenis is honored to have been selected as the Gold award winner for this year's prestigious ATIP Innovation Award for its OPTIX™ Applied...
biodegradable straw
Stora Enso and Sulapac are launching a renewable and biodegradable straw to combat the global problem of plastic waste. The straw has strong...
Acquisition of BTG successfully closed
After all required regulatory approvals were received, Voith successfully closed on the acquisition of BTG on December 1, 2019. The Swiss-based...
Gambini delivers TOUCHMAX.AIR to Byness
Gambini delivers TOUCHMAX.AIR to Byness Company: the quality of the TouchMax embossing enhanced by AirMill technology. This new version, born from...
Sign up soon: entries for the Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020 close on 5 January
The closing date for the second Better with Less – Design Challenge is approaching, with last entries to be submitted by 5 January 2020. The...
New PMP Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press has been successfully started up in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper
On August 2018, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a press part rebuild of PM#2 in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper, Czech Republic....
Metsä Board awarded the EcoVadis Gold rating for the third consecutive year
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is proud to have been awarded the Gold level...
Kyocera launches TASKalfa devices which set a new standard for print quality among A3 high-speed colour multifunctional products
Kyocera Document Solutions Europe, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, have launched two new high-speed colour multifunctional...
Corrugated board – an all-rounder
Corrugated board is essential when it comes to packaging materials for shop-based retail. In addition to its value for transport and logistics, it...
 ANDRITZ and Mondi discuss major technology trends for the pulp and paper industries
At the beginning of this week, international technology Group ANDRITZ welcomed a delegation of more than 25 experts from different mills and...
BOBST Packaging Production 4.0 at drupa 2020
On the road to drupa 2020, it is important to acknowledge global trends such as global urbanization, shifting demographics, the rapid acceleration of...
evergreen
Cepi, the European association representing the paper industry, announced today a new alliance called 4evergreen. The aim of the alliance is to boost...
Feldmuehle - Products based on pulp and recycling fibres  from one source in 2020
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, launched already in 2009 the new development of a label paper with 40...
Valmet to supply an energy management solution to Kemira Chemicals’ plants in Äetsä and Joutseno in Finland
Valmet will supply an energy management solution to optimize production and energy consumption at Kemira Chemicals’ bleaching chemical plants in...
Metsä Board has selected Valmet to supply a new recovery boiler and an evaporation upgrade for the planned renewal of the Husum pulp mill in Sweden
Valmet and Metsä Board have signed an agreement for the supply of key technology for the planned renewal of the Husum pulp mill in Sweden. The supply...
Stora Enso and HS Manufacturing Group enter collaboration to develop sustainable barriers for formed fiber products
Stora Enso has entered into a strategic collaboration with HS Manufacturing Group (HSMG), a producer of plant-based barrier coatings, to develop...
Feldmuehle - Recertification successfully completed
Feldmuehle GmbH, a leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, has successfully completed the recertification of the DIN EN ISO 9001...
Metsä Board awarded the EcoVadis Gold rating for the third consecutive year
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is proud to have been awarded the Gold level...
Paper-based packaging recyclability guidelines
How can the value chain, including retailers and brand owners, specify and design paper-based packaging to support the recycling process?   There is...
andritz brasil
On October 26, 2019, ANDRITZ Brasil Ltda. successfully completed concreting work for the base of the Line 5 debarking drum, which is part of the...
metsa board 4evergreen
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is one of the founding members of the new 4evergreen industry alliance together with other members of CEPI, the...
Stora Enso, along with other members of CEPI, the European association representing the forest fiber and paper industry, are joining forces with...
Arctic Paper S.A. Q3 2019:  Stable result in a challenging market
During the third quarter of 2019, the Arctic Paper Group reached a turnover of PLN 794.4 million (compared to PLN 816.5 million in Q3 2018) with an...
ar packaging
In line with its set strategy to become a global leader in selected segments, ÅR Packaging Group AB has acquired all outstanding shares in K+D AG and...
Fabio Perini presents the Tissue Performance Center
Fabio Perini presents at MIAC the Tissue Performance Center, a next generation technologic environment where expert engineers, supported by company...
ANDRITZ to supply a pressurized refining and evaporation sytem to Berneck S.A., Brazil
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Berneck S.A. to supply a pressurized refining and evaporation system for their...
Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre makes cross-audits in Germany
Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre continue collaboration in safety. A pilot program started with cross-audits in both companies’ production facilities...
Smurfit Kappa combines expertise with Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to create innovative food packaging
As part of its ongoing Better Planet Packaging initiative, Smurfit Kappa has collaborated with Mitsubishi HiTec Paper, to create a new type of...
Stora Enso is planning to move its head office to a new wooden building in Helsinki
Stora Enso is partnering with the Finnish pension insurance company Varma in the construction of a new head office in the centre of Helsinki. Stora...
Fibre-based recyclable food tray stood out at FEFCO Technical Seminar 2019
A Finnish start-up company, Jospak Oy, and Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, presented at FEFCO Technical Seminar 2019 a new, sustainable fibre-based...
Toscotec enters the Caribbean market with a new TT SYD for César Iglesias
The Dominican Group César Iglesias successfully started up a second generation TT SYD at its paper mill in Santo Domingo. Following start-up, the...
Planned renewal of Metsä Board’s Husum pulp mill proceeds
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, announced on 26 April 2019 that it will launch a pre-engineering for the first phase of the renewal of its Husum...
Valmet introduces roll covers made of recycled and renewable raw materials
Valmet is the first company in the world to offer roll covers based on biomaterials and recycled materials for board, paper, tissue and pulp making....
The PM 8's First Production Run
Everyone had one goal in mind and then it happened: The paper machine at the Kehl plant produced its first paper role on October 22, 2019. A historic...
antonio mosca fabio perini
Fabio Perini at MIAC presents the Open Innovation Model, the strategy to tackle the challenges of the Tissue Industry 4.0 and accelerate digital...
Zanders: six new apprentices
Zanders has welcomed six new apprentices at the beginning of this training year: two new employees each learn the professions of paper technologist,...
Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the conversion of the Oulu Mill in 2020
Stora Enso plans to make organisational changes in the Paper division following the Oulu Mill conversion at the end of 2020. The planned changes...
COMART installs a new Pasaban paper sheeting machine to increase its cutting capacity
Comart, a specialised distributor in the supply of paper cardboard and flexible films has the largest private warehouse in Spain with a permanent...
Feldmuehle - Increased performance of the PM 1 after maintenance shutdown
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, has restarted production of paper machine 1 as planned after a 4-day...
 paperboard tube for cosmetics packaging
Stora Enso is introducing a paperboard tube for cosmetics packaging as a new, climate-friendly alternative to plastic tubes. The paperboard tube is...
BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce the Paper bottle
BillerudKorsnäs, together with partners, proudly presents Paboco, the paper bottle company, uniting leading experts in material, design and...
Kyocera identifies the future of print in inkjet production printing
As technology evolves around the world, companies are looking for new ways to provide innovative features whilst optimising their Return on...
ANDRITZ MasterDry
International technology Group ANDRITZ presents its new “MasterDry™” dryer fabric portfolio based on premium-performance dryer fabric technology.
Metsä Board features its sustainable offering at FEFCO
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, will be presenting its sustainable and high-...
Fabio Perini’s Industry 4.0  project is having its debut at MIAC 2019
At MIAC 2019, the 26th edition of the international exhibition of paper industry, Fabio Perini S.p.A is presenting the new Tissue Performance Center...
Successful Labelexpo Europe 2019: Gallus Labelmaster and Gallus Labelfire in great demand
Gallus, a subsidiary of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, draws a positive conclusion on Labelexpo Europe 2019. More than 5000 visitors gathered...
Metsä Tissue is curtailing its paper production at Krapkowice mill
Metsä Tissue, part of the Metsä Group, is curtailing its paper production at Krapkowice mill in Poland by stopping the PM6 until the end of December...
Metsä Board’s comparable operating result in July–September 2019 is better than previously estimated
Metsä Board’s, part of Metsä Group, comparable operating result in July–September 2019 is better than the company’s result guidance.
ANDRITZ to supply P-RC APMP fiberline to Dezhou Taiding, China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Dezhou Taiding New Material Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (Dezhou Taiding) to...
Toscotec chosen for an extensive rebuild of PM1 at JSC "Yarpaper", Russia
JSC "Yarpaper" selected Toscotec for a major rebuild of its paper machine at Yaroslavl mill, northeast of Moscow, Russia. PM1 has a wire sheet width...
Toscotec chosen for an extensive rebuild of PM1 at JSC "Yarpaper", Russia
JSC "Yarpaper" selected Toscotec for a major rebuild of its paper machine at Yaroslavl mill, northeast of Moscow, Russia. PM1 has a wire sheet width...
Successful premiere for Koehler
Labelexpo Europe 2019 in Brussels closed its doors last Friday. For Koehler, this marked the end of four exciting, eventful and above all successful...
Toscotec strengthens its leadership of the Italian tissue market based on five year results
Toscotec has strengthened its leadership position in the Italian tissue market, based on new machine installations in the last five years. Since 2015...
ANDRITZ Brasil wins ABTCP 2019 awards
ANDRITZ Brasil Ltda., part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received the best manufacturer award in two categories of this year’s ABTCP...
BillerudKorsnäs is offering an innovative paper, FibreForm®, to make laminates for trays used in food packaging.
BillerudKorsnäs is offering an innovative paper, FibreForm®, to make laminates for trays used in food packaging. Now, a recent life cycle assessment...
Percy Dengler - Baumer
Percy Dengler took up his position as the new General Manager of Baumer hhs in April 2017. His mission was to lead the company to a successful future...
Stora Enso appoints Annica Bresky as President and Chief Executive Officer
Stora Enso’s Board of Directors has appointed Annica Bresky, 44, as the new President and CEO of the company as of 1 December 2019. Until then, Stora...
Metsä Board exhibits at FachPack 2019
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, will be highlighting its newly launched...
The European Carton Excellence Awards’ Carton of the Year made of Metsä Board paperboard
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons...
Adhesive specialist opens multi-million Euro Frankfurt production plant to better serve mainland Europe
World-leading adhesive specialist Beardow Adams, which has its global headquarters and manufacturing plant in Milton Keynes, UK, has opened an...
Environmentally friendly packaging at FachPack 2019
On 24 September 2019, FachPack, the European trade fair for packaging, processes and technologies, will open its doors for three days at Exhibition...
Zanders Paper increases production
The German Zanders Paper GmbH increases production based on the strong order situation. Shareholder JOOL Invest AB secures the liquidity for growth.
MPS Systems and Colordyne Technologies Start Strategic Partnership
MPS Systems and Colordyne Technologies are establishing a strategic partnership to bring new hybrid printing solutions to the market. The first...
Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses
Consumers and brands around the world are looking for more sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging, with easy recyclability being key. To meet...
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper shows product innovation at the Fachpack 2019
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is at Fachpack 2019 in Nuremberg for the first time and is presenting the brand new barricote BAG WGOM - a fully recyclable...
Can Södra make the most sustainable pulp?
Södra has taken on the challenge of making the world´s most sustainable pulp. From the seedlings in our nurseries to the way we package our finished...
Feldmuehle to increase prices for wet strength label paper qualities by 5% as of Jan 2020
Feldmuehle GmbH, leading manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, will increase prices for wet strength label paper qualities by 5% as of...
New sheeting line starts up at Metsä Board’s Äänekoski mill in Finland
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started a new paperboard sheeting line at its Äänekoski mill in Finland. The investment was earlier announced...
Solutions in Flexible Packaging Paper
The specialty paper company is presenting itself for the first time at FachPack with sustainable and innovative solutions made of paper and board....
A Toscotec-supplied tissue machine comes online at Marutomi mill in Japan
The Marutomi Group started up a MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan. This...
Metsä Tissue plans to invest in increasing fresh fibre-based tissue paper production in Sweden
Metsä Tissue, part of Metsä Group, has applied for a new environmental permit in Mariestad, Sweden, as part of its Future Mill programme. In the...
Increased capacity, greater flexibility and lower emissions at Arctic Paper Kostrzyn
Arctic Paper has completed an investment of EUR 10 million in its Polish mill in Kostrzyn. The capacity of PM1 at the mill has been expanded by 30...
Stora Enso to sponsor renewable and circular FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2021 in Oberstdorf
Stora Enso will be the presenting sponsor for FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2021 in Oberstdorf, Germany. The sponsorship builds on the...
Valmet to deliver TwinRoll dewatering press to Metsä Board in Finland
Valmet will deliver, install and start-up TwinRoll™ dewatering press to Metsä Board Joutseno mill in Finland. The start-up is planned for October...
Sun Chemical SunPak FSP inks set new standard in eco-friendly food packaging
Sun Chemical announced that its flagship food packaging offset inkset, SunPak® FSP, which is based on renewable bio-based materials, has achieved a...
Best Practices for Toscotec Steel Yankee Dryer Maintenance
Maintenance managers and supervisors in tissue mills are required to work to budget and cut the costs of maintenance wherever possible. An efficient...
BOFA Showcases Revolutionary Fume & Dust Extraction Technology at FachPack 2019
BOFA International will be showcasing the latest advances in fume and dust extraction technology when it makes its debut at FachPack 2019 (Hall 3A,...
perfecting your performance – BST eltromat at FachPack 2019
BST eltromat International will be attending FachPack 2019 (September 24 to 26 in Nuremberg, Germany), making its appearance at the PrintCity Allianz...
Arctic Paper S.A., Q2/H1 2019: Greater flexibility in production opens for new business
During the second quarter of 2019, Arctic Paper Group reached a turnover of PLN 762.5 million (compared to PLN 784.1 million in Q2 2018) with an...
ANDRITZ to supply three paper machine approach flow systems to Hamburger Rieger in Germany
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Hamburger Rieger GmbH, Papierfabrik Spremberg, to supply three paper machine...
BST eltromat South East Asia at Pack Print International 2019
BST eltromat South East Asia will proudly present its wide range of products for assuring quality in the web processing industries at Pack Print...
The ‘Better with Less – Design Challenge’ 2019–2020 packaging design competition opens for entries
The Better with Less – Design Challenge, organised by Metsä Board, the European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group,...
Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Gulf Paper Manufacturing on a turnkey basis
Gulf Paper Manufacturing selected Toscotec for the rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Mina Abdullah paper mill, Kuwait. The paper machine...
Shorter setup times and new quality assurance options in focus
  At this year’s LABELEXPO EUROPE (September 23-27 in Brussels), BST eltromat International and Nyquist Systems will show new options for web...
Metsä Board implements artificial intelligence in quality management
Metsä Board’s Kyro mill is to begin using artificial intelligence for quality management on its folding boxboard machine. Supplied by Voith, the...
 ANDRITZ successfully starts up rebuilt paper machine at PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill, Ukraine
International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the rebuilt BM1 for PJSC Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill at their site in Obukhiv,...
New renewable, recyclable and compostable package for Carte d’Or
Unilever has introduced its Carte d’Or ice cream in a new paperboard packaging in Italy. The bowl is made from PEFC certified renewable fibre with a...
ANDRITZ acquires KEMPULP
International technology Group ANDRITZ has acquired the Swedish company KEMPULP, a specialist provider of process technologies for the chemical...
paperboard cup
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is one of the founding members of Alliance Gobelet Carton that was founded in the spring to organise a pilot for...
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper with two innovations at Labelexpo Europe 2019
With two innovations in store, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is presenting a wide range of coated specialty papers for the label and packaging market at...
Metsä Board to present its premium white kraftliners at FEFCO’s Technical Seminar
Metsä Board to present its premium white kraftliners at FEFCO’s Technical Seminar 9–11 October at Palexpo Geneva – Hall 1, Stand 86–87.
Metsä Board’s FBB latest printed samples highlight recent packaging trends
To demonstrate how paperboard can boost brand appeal, Metsä Board has launched a new set of packaging samples. The samples demonstrate the various...
ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue production line with shoe press and steel Yankee at Africaine Paper Mills
International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue production line, including stock preparation,...
Metsä Board aims for fossil free mills as part of company’s 2030 sustainability targets
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has published its sustainability targets for 2030. One of the company’s targets is to achieve fossil free mills by...
 Körber Group expands Business Area Tissue with Brazilian embossing roll specialist Roll-Tec
The international technology group Körber acquires Roll-Tec Cilindro Ltda. based in São Paulo, Brazil. Roll-Tec develops, produces and sells...
New Natura enhanced with MFC
New Natura™ by Stora Enso is a liquid packaging board enhanced with micro-fibrillated cellulose (MFC) for extra strength and lower weight. It was...
Sappi Limited, a leading global producer of dissolving wood pulp, speciality and packaging papers, graphic paper and biomaterials, today announced...
BOBST and Maghreb Emballage, a long-term partnership
The Algerian corrugated board market is growing at 6% year on year. Loyal to BOBST equipment, Maghreb Emballage is led by Abdsamad Mered and is...
Smurfit Kappa's eCommerce expertise leads to impressive sales growth for flower provider
Smurfit Kappa has created an innovative eCommerce packaging solution which has led to an impressive growth in sales for a fresh flower provider....
pasaban
The building works, which were completed at the beginning of 2019 have allowed to implement a new layout, to expand the offices by one floor and to...
Stora Enso to sell its stake in the Dawang paper mill to its joint venture partner Huatai
Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its 60% equity stake in the Dawang Mill in China, to its joint venture partner, Shandong Huatai Paper....
PMP and APP partnership enters the next level
PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) is supporting the dynamic development of one of the biggest pulp and paper companies in the world for almost 20 years...
Metsä Board to showcase its enhanced paperboards and innovative packaging design concepts at FachPack 2019
Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, will be presenting its lightweight paperboards and innovative...
BillerudKorsnäs first to produce paper battery on a paper machine
BillerudKorsnäs continues the development of the paper battery and has during the spring completed the world's first production on a paper machine....
Stora Enso invests in producing bio-based carbon materials for energy storage
Stora Enso is investing EUR 10 million to build a pilot facility for producing bio-based carbon materials based on lignin. Wood-based carbon can be...
paloma toscotec
The Slovak Hygienic Paper Group appointed Toscotec as turnkey supplier of a new tissue line at Paloma mill in Sladki Vrh, Slovenia.The delivery is...
papiermaschine
In the middle of this year, Laakirchen Papier AG invested around EUR 4 million in the process optimisation of its paper machine 11 (PM 11) for the...
paper straws
Tetra Pak has today announced that customers have started field testing​ its paper straws for beverage products in Europe. The move means Tetra Pak...
ANDRITZ to supply a highly efficient fluidized bed boiler for a biomass power plant in Japan
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO), Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid Circulating...
European pulp and paper industry creates 2,000 more jobs in 2018
In 2018, CEPI members produced 92.2 million tonnes of paper and board, keeping the same level of production than in 2017, and benefiting from a...
Metsä Board’s takeaway packaging in a Finnish innovation competition
In the spring Metsä Board – part of Metsä Group – announced that its modular takeaway packaging, targeted at restaurants' takeaway services, was one...
ANDRITZ to supply new HERB recovery boiler to Ilim Group’s “Big Ust-Ilimsk Project” in Russia
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Russia’s Ilim Group to supply a new recovery boiler to its Ust-Ilimsk mill in...
Why Waterless Offset Printing Delivers Exceptional Sustainability Benefits
Waterless offset printing was first introduced at drupa 1977 and brought to market in Japan by Toray in 1978. Toray has continued to be a leader in...
metallised inkjet paper for extraordinary labels
With the launch of brand-new jetscript METAL VPG 1018, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is bringing something absolutely unique to the market: a metallic-...
Metsä Board to establish faster availability for white kraftliners
Metsä Board – part of the Metsä Group - has announced the start of a new WKL Common Stock Service to help streamline and enhance the order-delivery...
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartiere del Polesine to rebuild an existing OCC line including reject treatment at the mill in Adria, Italy.
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartiere del Polesine to rebuild an existing OCC line including reject treatment...
Stora Enso launches wood-fibre-based biocomposite
Stora Enso introduces DuraSense™ by Stora Enso – wood-based biocomposites for premium cosmetics, food and luxury brands seeking alternatives to...
T.CON earns SAP award for excellent mill expertise in Germany
For the first time, SAP SE honors T.CON's excellent expertise for the mill process industry. As a demonstration of the outstanding expert know-how of...
Johan Nellbeck new Senior Vice President at Iggesund Paperboard
Johan Nellbeck has been appointed new Senior Vice President Paperboard at Holmen and will take up his post no later than the first of November. ...
Smurfit Kappa recognised as 'most respected brand' and sustainability leader at Deliver 2019
Smurfit Kappa has won the ‘Cool Vendor’ and ‘Sustainability’ awards at the 2019 Deliver event in Lisbon. Deliver is the biggest eCommerce logistics...
Stora Enso introduces an innovation for paper cups: a renewable paperboard designed for effective recycling
Stora Enso introduces Cupforma Natura Solo™, a renewable paperboard for paper cups. The innovative material is suitable for hot and cold drinking...
Solenis Viewpoint on Paper Packaging
As interest groups raise awareness about plastic waste, governments around the world are starting to ban various types of plastics, especially single...
Smurfit Kappa has won three awards for innovative and sustainable packaging solutions at the 2019 WorldStar Awards.
Smurfit Kappa has won three awards for innovative and sustainable packaging solutions at the 2019 WorldStar Awards. The first product was for a life...
Stora Enso plans consolidation of spruce production to one sawmill in Finland
Stora Enso plans to consolidate the Finnish spruce (whitewood) production to Varkaus sawmill. The plan includes a permanent closure of Kitee sawmill...
James Smith joins Toscotec North America
Toscotec North America, Inc. Green Bay, WI and Toscotec S.p.A. Lucca, Italy announced that James Smith has joined the group as Paper & Board...
ANDRITZ receives a major order for an extensive rebuild from Stora Enso in Finland
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso to supply production technologies and key process equipment for rebuild...
Better with Less – Design Challenge 2019–2020
The Better with Less – Design Challenge arranged for the first time in 2017–2018 was an impressive success, with over 300 packaging designs submitted...
Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox, Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press
PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a delivery of Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox, Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press and Intelli-Sizer®...
Starkraft, Business Unit of Zellstoff Pöls AG, successfully starts up its second paper machine
Built with an investment volume of 130 million euros in a construction time of 17 months, the new PM3 can produce 100,000 metric tons of kraft paper...
Crescent Former Intelli-Tissue
Tissue sector is performing a continuous growth worldwide, and this trend is about to even strengthen in the coming years. Currently tissue papers...
andritz primeline
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from MG TEC Industry to supply two complete tissue production lines for their mill in...
stora enso oulu paper mill
Stora Enso has decided to invest approximately EUR 350 million to convert the Oulu paper mill in Finland into packaging production. The investment...
StrataPress
International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new StrataPress™ felt technology enabling unmatched performance on today’s most...
Metsä Board’s takeaway packaging achieves success in a Finnish innovation competition
The Helsinki Wholesale Market area launched, in October 2018, an innovation competition aimed at finding new ideas and solutions for the development...
PrimeLineECO tissue machine
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Xuan Mai Paper Co. Ltd. to supply a PrimeLineECO tissue machine for its mill in Ho...
MetsäBoard Classic WKL gets a brighter surface
Metsä Board – part of Metsä Group – has enhanced the brightness of its coated white kraftliner MetsäBoard Classic WKL. The improved product is...
 ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for Klabin’s pulp mill in Brazil
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Klabin to supply energy-efficient and environmentally friendly pulp production...
holmen paper
When produced where the environmental impact of producing electricity is low, and where the forest is sustainably managed, paper from fresh fibres...
Valmet to supply key board machine technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging in Vietnam
Valmet will supply key board making technologies to Kraft of Asia Paperboard & Packaging for its new containerboard making line, which will be...
Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 of Cartiera Marchigiana in Italy
Cartiera Marchigiana selected Toscotec to completely rebuild the dryer section of its paper machine at Montelupone, Macerata, Italy. This is a...
Mondi invests €30 million in one of its most innovative corrugated packaging plants
Mondi Corrugated Packaging has unveiled further investment plans boosting its unique Heavy Duty corrugated portfolio - a product range serving key...
Stora Enso explores recycling of paper cups for magazine paper production
Stora Enso aims to start recycling used paper cups on a large scale at its Langerbrugge Mill in Belgium. Based on production trials, Stora Enso...
Kathy Buckman Gibson named Woman of the Year
Kathy Buckman Gibson was recognized as Woman of the Year by the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry’s (TAPPI’s) Women in Industry...
 ANDRITZ to supply the sixth high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler for Tokushima Tsuda biomass power plant, Japan
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Hitachi Zosen Corporation (HITZ), Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating...
Print China 2019 – Heidelberg a driving force behind digitization
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) presented an impressive showcase on digitizing the printing industry at Print China from April 9 to 13 in...
Toscotec chosen as turnkey supplier by Cartiera Cama in Italy to rebuild the dryer section of PM1
Cartiera Cama S.r.l. chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Lallio mill, Bergamo, Italy. PM1 produces core board...
Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches a new fiber-based solution for paper straws
Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches CelluStrawTM, a new fiber-based solution for drinking paper straws, enabling the food industry to provide consumers an...
Metsä Board renews its folding boxboard portfolio
Metsä Board – part of Metsä Group – has created a new, enhanced folding boxboard portfolio, designed specifically to help brand owners and packaging...
Zanders Paper with new co‐investor
JOOL Invest AB has become a co‐investor in Zanders Paper GmbH. The Swedish company with subsidiaries mainly within paper, wood products and finance...
ANDRITZ starts up new dewatering technology at Zellstoff Pöls, Austria
International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the latest innovation in dewatering – the Vertical Screw Thickener (VST) – at...
Sappi launches a sublimation paper optimised for glue-belt printers
The rapid individualisation and personalisation of fashion and home textiles on polyester-based materials using sublimation transfer is in high...
Toscotec Paper & Board division Head of Sales Enrico Fazio
Toscotec pioneered the manufacture of steel dryer cans in the 1960s, at a time when cast iron dryers still held a dominant market position. After...
Durst and Koenig & Bauer sign joint venture agreement for digital packaging printing systems
Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, and Koenig & Bauer, the world’s second-largest printing press...
ANDRITZ pulp drying line at ALTRI Celbi, Portugal, achieves new production world record
Following successful modernization of the bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp drying line by international technology Group ANDRITZ, Portuguese pulp...
Augustine Named Chair of the Board for TAPPI
Peter R. Augustine, President, Fabio Perini North America, has been named as Chair of the Board for the Technical Association of Pulp and Paper...
 ANDRITZ to supply biomass handling system to Eldorado, Brazil for a biomass power plant
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Eldorado Brasil to supply a biomass handling system for their new Onça Pintada...
Daniele Bernacchi is the new General Manager of MTC
Daniele Bernacchi is the new general manager of M.T.C. srl, the technological leader for folded tissue solutions which, together with Fabio Perini...
Valmet to deliver fifth tissue production line to Papel San Francisco in Mexico
Valmet will supply an Advantage DCT 100TS tissue production machine to Papel San Francisco in Mexico. The new machine will be installed at the...
hq press andritz
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from the Ilim Group to supply a wood processing plant with two debarking and chipping...
zanders
Modern and innovative packaging: That is what the Packaging Innovation in Warsaw is all about. From 2 to 3 April visitors will get to see inspiring,...
Pasaban upgrades one of OKAB Group’s cardboard sheeters
Pasaban upgrades the electrical cabinets of a cardboard sheeter for Okab in order to improve the machine’s performance. The Okab Group has been...
sheeter bw papersystems
AVRE is a private, non-profit organization reliably supplying its main customer, federal government agencies, with copy paper. Like other...
andritz prime screen x
International technology Group ANDRITZ launches the next generation of its highly successful ModuScreen family of pressure screens – the new...
Xeikon Partners with Kotkamills – it’s a Game Changer
Xeikon is delighted to announce its partnership with Kotkamills Oy. Visitors to this year’s Xeikon Café will have the opportunity to see the first...
Skjern Papirfabrik A/S, Denmark selects Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of its PM1
Skjern Papirfabrik A/S chose Toscotec for the complete rebuild of its paper machine’s dryer section at Skjern mill, Denmark. The delivery is...
ANDRITZ launches new PrimeLineTEX tissue machine for textured tissue
International technology Group ANDRITZ has officially launched its new tissue machine for textured tissue, the “PrimeLineTEX”, enabling customers to...
cce international
Last week, from 12 – 14 March 2019, CCE International, the International Exhibition for the Corrugated and Folding Carton Industry, took place for...
arctic paper
For the fourth quarter for 2018, Arctic Paper Group increased its revenue to PLN 780,7m (compared to 740,0m Q4, 2017) with an EBITDA of PLN 3,0m (33,...
ouli mill stora enso
Stora Enso starts co-determination negotiations with employees at Oulu Mill in Finland regarding a plan to convert the paper mill into packaging...
Paper and Power: E.ON awarded on-site generation contract for DS Smith
DS Smith, the leading provider of sustainable packaging solutions, and energy provider E.ON have today announced the signing of a major agreement to...
papernet freshentech sofidel
Papernet Freshen Tech, a Sofidel Group product, received yesterday the 2019 PPI (Pulp & Paper International) Award in the Tissue Innovation...
Stora Enso invests in next-generation renewable, recyclable and biodegradable formed fiber solutions
Stora Enso is investing EUR 5 million to build a new production line and related infrastructure to manufacture formed fiber products at Hylte Mill in...
cce international
From 12 – 14 March 2019, the international corrugated and folding carton industry will get together for the 4th edition of the specialised trade fair...
Arctic Paper signs agreement on sustainable energy supply in Munkedal
Arctic Paper has concluded a 15-year agreement with Adven AB on sustainable energy supply to the Group's paper mill in Munkedal. The agreement...
Solenis TopScreen™ Barrier Coating Technology Named One of World’s Best in NextGen Cup Design Challenge
Solenis has been named as one of only 12 winners in the NextGen Cup Challenge, a global innovation competition backed by giants of the food-service...
Box Office ROBOT PALLETISER P3-1
With both, more than 20 years of experience in folding gluing and robot automation in the corrugated, laminated and cardboard industry, Box-Office...
 Iggesund Paperboard’s mills get top marks
The Holmen Group’s paperboard manufacturer, Iggesund Paperboard, has received the highest rating for sustainability in an evaluation done this year...
Smurfit Kappa drives down CO2 emissions by creating innovative steam system
Smurfit Kappa Roermond Paper Mill’s integrated steam system has been held up as a shining example of sustainability for reducing its CO2 footprint by...
 Metsä Board recognised as a world leader for supplier engagement on climate change by CDP
Metsä Board recognised as a world leader for supplier engagement on climate change by CDP.
International Paper Named One Of The 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The Thirteenth Time
International Paper has been recognized for thirteen consecutive years, and is one of only two honorees in the forestry, paper and packaging industry...
AgroPaper
Smurfit Kappa continues to bring sustainable innovative solutions to the agricultural sector by launching its industry-leading AgroPaper. AgroPaperTM...
Lecta presents its new Creaset HG HWS paper
Lecta continues developing its Creaset​ one-side coated paper line, designed for the label and flexible packaging sector, with its new Creaset HG...
Atlas Packaging becomes first in UK to invest in latest BOBST folder-gluing technology
Atlas Packaging, one of the UK’s largest independent producers of corrugated cardboard packaging, has taken delivery of one BOBST EXPERTFOLD 230 A4...
Pasaban - carton board sheeter
If there is one name that stands out in the European paper and carton board converting sector it is the Pyroll Converting Group, which has a sheeting...
Ghost, Smoothie, Ex-press by Engraving Solutions
Engraving Solutions, a leader in the production of embossing rolls for the tissue industry and part of the Tissue Business Area of the Körber AG...
Arctic Paper S.A. appoints new Executive Vice President Sales
Fabian Langenskiöld has been appointed as new Executive Vice President Sales at Arctic Paper S.A. The appointment is a step in the continuing...
Valmet to supply grade conversion rebuild for Shangrao City Lulin Paper in China
Valmet will supply a grade conversion rebuild with automation solutions for Shangrao City Lulin Paper Co., Ltd. in Shangrao, China. The main goal of...
FSSC 22000 food safety certificates for Metsä Board’s Kyro, Äänekoski and Husum mills
Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is pleased to announce that the food safety procedures at...
A deep look into the crane machinery at Germany’s Palm paper factory
Churning out corrugated base paper: The paper machine 6 (PM6) at the Palm paper factory in Wörth am Rhein, Germany, annually produces some 650,000...
A new cash flow to local farmers
Local farmers’ ability to sell biomass to Iggesund Paperboard’s paperboard mill at Workington will return over 1.5 million pounds annually to the...
CCE International 2019 indicates future trends to corrugated and folding carton industry
From 12 – 14 March 2019 the corrugated and folding carton industry will gather for the 4th edition of CCE International at the Munich Trade Fair...
Laakirchen Papier has achieved a lasting reduction in its CO2 emissions and energy consumption
The investments of recent years have had a positive effect on both the levels of energy use and CO2 emissions at the Laakirchen paper mill. This...
New BOBST production line gives DS Smith’s business even more fizz
Prosecco. An instantly recognizable product name, associated with good times and happy memories. But the delivery of this incredibly successful...
Feldmuehle - Restart after restructuring
Feldmuehle GmbH announced on December 7, 2018 that it would concentrate on the production of Specialty Papers in the future, i.e. wet and alkali...
hubergroup launches globally compliant folding carton food packaging printing ink
With increasingly strict and regionally variable regulation of printing inks for food packaging, printers have been required to use a variety of inks...
 Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre have started unique collaboration in safety auditing
Ahlstrom-Munksjö and Metsä Fibre have started safety collaboration by auditing each other’s production facilities. This is a unique form of...
Industrial compostability certification for Metsä Board’s ground-breaking eco-barrier paperboard
The new eco-barrier paperboard, MetsäBoard Pro FSB EB1, which is manufactured by Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium lightweight...
 ANDRITZ starts up modernized board machine successfully at R.D.M. Arnsberg
International technology Group ANDRITZ started up the modernized BM3 board machine successfully in Arnsberg, Germany, for R.D.M. Arnsberg GmbH at the...
Tetra Pak to offer new levels of customisation and flexibility with digital printing technology
Tetra Pak is to become the first company in the food and beverage carton industry to offer full-colour digital printing on its carton packages,...
Metsä Board Husum celebrates 100 years of fibre excellence
On 24 January Metsä Board’s Husum mill, in Sweden, celebrates its 100-year anniversary. The mill started as a pulp mill in 1919 with a capacity of 20...
toscotec steel yankee
Papelera del Plata, part of CMPC Tissue Latam group, fired up a TT SYD-12FT supplied by Toscotec.
Metsä Board strengthens its packaging design services
Metsä Board operates Packaging Service teams on three continents – Europe, the Americas and APAC – to jointly, with customers, create lighter, more...
PMP is launching new marketing campaign
PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) is announcing new marketing campaign for the year 2019, entitled "We Are Stronger Together”.
Smurfit Kappa calls on the world’s innovation community to take on its new Better Planet Packaging Design Challenge
Smurfit Kappa has called on the world’s innovation community to contribute to the development of the sustainable packaging solutions of the future...
A.Celli Paper and Global Hygiène for a turn-key tissue plant project
Global Hygiène has chosen to rely on A.Celli Paper technology for the order of a complete turnkey plant to be installed in Charavines, in...
Durst strengthens Large Format Printing division with new dual leadership and central management
Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, is expanding its high-revenue Large Format Printing (LFP) segment with...
Smurfit Kappa creates toys for feline customers in Poland
Smurfit Kappa has created a new range of corrugated toys for the lions and tigers in a Polish zoo. The packaging leader was approached by a zoo in...
ANDRITZ to supply ATMP line to Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper to supply a new ATMP (Advanced Thermo Mechanical...
Michelman & Safic-Alcan
Michelman has extended its distribution agreement with Safic-Alcan, an international specialty chemicals distributor, to Central Europe, Poland, and...
uab grideo packaging
On the 2nd of January, 2019 AB Grigeo transferred a part of its business – the corrugated cardboard production business (hereinafter – the Business...
Toscotec Paper & Board chosen by Smurfit Kappa for PM5 rebuild project
Toscotec has been awarded a contract by Smurfit Kappa Cellulose du Pin in France to rebuild the entire dryer section of its 6m wire PM5 at Facture,...
Strategic acquisition expands AR Packaging's footprint
AR Packaging Group AB has acquired all outstanding shares in Istragrafika, d.d., a producer of high quality folding carton products for the tobacco,...
May the essence of Christmas remains always with you. Embrace the warmth of Christmas in your heart and spread the goodwill all around. Merry...
Durst and Koenig & Bauer enter joint venture for digital printing production lines
Durst, a manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, has entered into a 50/50 joint venture with printing press...
Xeikon installs Wall Decoration Suite at K&L Wall Art
It all started with computer-cut wall tattoos. Now, eleven years later, K&L Wall Art is one of the leading e-commerce platforms for personalised...
Bobst Group reflects on a transformative 2018 and reveals its key focuses for the year ahead
As we reach the end of 2018, we take a short look back at the year and some of the major trends and customer feedback on our product portfolio and...
iggesund christmas card
This year’s greeting card from Iggesund Paperboard is designed by the Taiwanese designer Kevin Chen, who specialises in embossing and foil stamping....
heidelberg innovation center
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) is setting new competitive standards in the global printing industry. By opening its new Innovation...
Four Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines began production at Asia Pulp and Paper’s OKI mill
Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) has begun using four AHEAD-2.0L PRODERGY tissue machines at its OKI mill, in South Sumatra, Indonesia, as part of a series...
Arctic Paper Michal Jarczynski, CEO
The Supervisory Board of Arctic Paper S.A. has decided on the December 10th  to appoint Michal Jarczynski to be the CEO of the company, effective...
Feldmuehle strengthens its core competence and focuses on wet-strength label papers and flexible packaging papers
Feldmuehle GmbH will focus on the production of specialty papers in the future, i.e. wet- and alkali-resistant label papers as well as flexible...
ANDRITZ successfully starts up turnkey tissue production line at Bashundhara Paper Mills
International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue production line – including stock preparation and...
Zanders Paper continues with full product portfolio
New Zanders Paper GmbH, emerged from Zanders GmbH, will maintain and even further develop the full product portfolio. Terje Haglund, head of the...
T2 Christmas tea range
Following the success of the T2 2016 and 2017 Christmas tea ranges, Metsä Board has once again helped develop attention-grabbing packaging for the T2...
Koenig & Bauer and Duran Machinery unite to form Koenig & Bauer Duran
Koenig & Bauer has agreed with Duran Machinery in Istanbul to take over 80 per cent of its folder gluer business and integrate it into the Group...
BillerudKorsnäs has entered into an agreement to acquire Bergvik Skog Öst
BillerudKorsnäs has entered into a binding agreement with all shareholders of Bergvik Skog AB concerning a split of Bergvik Skog AB’s forest assets,...
buckman
Buckman, a global company specializing in innovative chemical and smart solutions, announced global price increases for its paper division. The...
zanders paper
Zanders will continue to produce high quality specialty papers and boards in the future. The company will be taken over on 1 December 2018 by the new...
arctic paper top brand
Arctic Paper took home first place in the paper producer category of Polish magazine Press’s annual Top Brand competition. Winning this award is a...
toscotec tissue machine lucart
Lucart fired up an AHEAD-2.0S tissue machine and a TT WIND-H slitter rewinder supplied by Toscotec at its Porcari mill, Lucca, Italy.
opt studio greycon
Mohawk has appointed Greycon to roll out opt-Studio to its envelope and substrate converting business. Greycon’s solution was first implemented in...
Asia thinks digital: Heidelberg Smart Print Shop concept successfully established
The print media industry in Asia is facing the same challenges as in other markets: print runs are getting shorter, the number of jobs is...
pmp intelli jet
In July 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract for a delivery of wet end rebuild with a new Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox,...
Vinda Personal Care starts up two AHEAD-2.0M tissue machines supplied by Toscotec
On November 19th Vinda Personal Care (China) Limited started up two Toscotec supplied AHEAD-2.0M tissue machines in Xiaogan city, Hubei, China. With...
 ANDRITZ receives order to supply tissue machine to Berli Jucker Cellox
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Berli Jucker Cellox Ltd. to supply a PrimeLineCOMPACT VI tissue machine with shoe...
Ahlstrom-Munksjö increases parchment paper production capacity and inaugurates a new production line in France
Ahlstrom-Munksjö strengthens its global leading position in parchment products for sustainable everyday applications by inaugurating a new...
PMP USA
PMP has recently spread its wings in North America, as part of its January 2018 Project Everest development strategy. On the 8th of November 2018, a...
ANDRITZ to upgrade screw presses for Metsä Board
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Metsä Board, Finland, to upgrade two ANDRITZ screw presses at its Kaskinen mill in...
ice europe
In less than five months, the World’s Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film & Foil Converting will take place from 12 – 14 March 2019, at the Munich...
cce international 2019
CCE International 2019 – Technology trends from the booming corrugated and folding carton industry and open seminars with focus on digital print
ds smith europac
DS Smith is pleased to note that the European Commission has today cleared its proposed acquisition of Papeles y Cartones de Europa, S.A., known as...
ricoh colorgate
Ricoh Company, Ltd. today announced that the company has reached an agreement to buy ColorGATE Digital Output Solutions GmbH (hereafter “ColorGATE...
Following a major rebuild of the dryer section supplied by Toscotec with the installation of TT SteelDryers, Cascades Packaging fired up its PM1 at...
valmet iq process
Valmet has received a repeat order for a Valmet IQ Process and Quality Vision (PQV) system from BillerudKorsnäs Skärblacka mill in Sweden. The system...
smurfitkappa serbia
  Smurfit Kappa Group plc ('SKG' or the 'Group'), one of the world's largest manufacturers of paper-based packaging products, with operations in...
Kapstone Westrock
WestRock Company, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of...
Zanders - paper producer
Paper producer Zanders will increase the prices for all deliveries from 1 January 2019. The amount of the price increase will be individually...
ricoh
Ricoh announced that the company has reached an agreement to buy LAC Corporation (hereafter “LAC“), a company with unique inkjet technology that...
Toscotec to supply one AHEAD-1.5S tissue line on a turnkey basis to C.A.S. Paper Mill in Thailand
Toscotec will act as a turnkey supplier and provide a complete AHEAD-1.5S tissue production line to C.A.S. Paper Mill in Sing Buri, Thailand. The...
Antonio Mosca - Fabio Perini
Antonio Mosca has been appointed Head of Digital Transformation at Fabio Perini S.p.A, an international leader in the production of tissue converting...
Tecnoval Laminados increases throughput with trim optimisation solution
Tecnoval Laminados, flexible packaging producer in Brazil, has integrated X-Trim into its manufacturing process in its drive to increase throughput...
ANDRITZ to supply major pulp production technologies and key process equipment for ARAUCO’s MAPA project in Chile
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Celulosa Arauco y Constitución S.A. to supply energy-efficient and environmentally...
chromolux zanders
From 25 to 26 October, Zanders is presenting itself as a premium partner at Creative Paper Conference, a trade fair for paper innovation and high-...
Smurfit Kappa Sangüesa Paper Mill and Navarra Government distribute 130,000 p
Paper-based packaging provider Smurfit Kappa is celebrating the first annual European Paper Bag day at its Sangüesa Paper Mill in Spain, to promote...
Paper & Beyond
Paper & Beyond, the new event concept where circular bioeconomy leaders meet, took place just a week following the release of the EU’s new...
Södra’s sustainability achievements recognised with two Sofidel awards
Södra received two of the 2018 Sofidel Suppliers Sustainability Awards (3SAward) presented in Columbus, Ohio (USA) on October 4. Södra was named Best...
Valmet-supplied world's largest production line for bleached softwood pulp successfully started up at SCA Östrand mill in Sweden
The expanded pulp mill SCA Östrand in Timrå, Sweden, was started up end of June 2018, according to plan. SCA invested SEK 7.8 billion in Östrand pulp...
A.Celli E-WIND® T80S: flexibility close at hand
A.Celli Paper presents a new rewinder of high production flexibility. The two goals were to optimise production and increase line productivity. Both...
Smurfit Kappa Nettingsdorf selected Toscotec to supply a dryer section rebuild
Nettingsdorfer Papierfabrik AG & Co KG selected Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM6 at Nettingsdorf mill in Austria. Nettingsdorfer...
Kolbus accelerates move into packaging and finds perfect match in Autobox
Kolbus Group have acquired all shares in Autobox Machinery Ltd, for an undisclosed price. Autobox Group, with its main operating company British...
Fabio Perini S.p.A. presents its customer service 4.0 at MIAC
Fabio Perini S.p.A. took part in MIAC, where during the convention “Towards Converting Tissue 4.0” Gianfranco Agnusdei, Global Customer Service...
Zanders GmbH
Exploratory talks with potential investors regarding the acquisition of Zanders are entering a decisive phase: The interested parties already deal...
PMP signed a contract with Arctic Paper Kostrzyn for a PM1 press section rebuild
PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Arctic Paper Kostrzyn, for a PM1 press section rebuild, that includes a delivery of a new...
Dunapack Rambox announces the start of construction works for its new corrugated packaging plant in Bolintin-Deal near Bucharest
Dunapack Rambox, Dunapack Packaging’s Romanian operations, part of the Austrian Prinzhorn Group, announces the start of construction works for its...
 Sappi to increase prices on LWC and MWC grades by 6-8%
Due to continuing input cost inflation and resulting insufficient profitability Sappi increases its LWC and MWC grades prices by 6-8% from January...
Two designs made from Metsä Board paperboard win the Green Packaging Star Award 2018
The Green Packaging Star Award was awarded for two designs using fresh fibre paperboards from Metsä Board at FachPack 2018.The T2 Mini Fruit Tea...
sofidel ohio
Today saw the inauguration in Circleville, Ohio (US), of the new integrated plant of Sofidel, one of the leading manufacturer of paper for hygienic...
iDEAL® forged YD: the first new-generation Yankee has been shipped
A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce the start of a series of supplies of the iDEAL® Forged_YD new generation Yankee. Specifically, in this case, we...
Heidelberg investing in digital postpress operations with takeover of MBO Group
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) is taking over the international MBO Group in a bid to further expand its offerings in the growing...
voith - sub paper
A new milestone for Voith, another two XcelLine paper machines have been ordered by the company’s long-term partner Sun Paper. This order strengthens...
Successful start-up of the Yibin Paper TM2-iDEAL® Tissue Machine
A.Celli Paper celebrates with great enthusiasm the start-up of the TM2-iDEAL® Tissue machine. The TM2-iDEAL® Tissue machine at Yibin Paper was...
palm papierfabrik
Palm, Germany’s largest family owned business in the paper industry, is planning a huge investment in Aalen-Neukochen to secure the long term future...
Pro Carton Young Designers Award: the new design stars
The winners and finalists have been chosen: young students from Germany, Austria, Poland and Sweden, along with their lecturers, were honoured for...
European Carton Excellence Award 2018: the Winners
The prizes for the best cartons of the European Carton Excellence Award have now been awarded. Outstanding designs and functional solutions were...
Sometimes people who work with food packaging feel tied down by all the regulations and standards that exist to guarantee safety.
Sometimes people who work with food packaging feel tied down by all the regulations and standards that exist to guarantee safety. However, the...
Toscotec Group’s service provider S.TO.R.I. expected to outperform its 2017 record-setting results
S.TO.R.I., owned by the Toscotec Group, specializes in maintenance services for all minor and major rolls used in papermaking and converting...
Valmet Advantage DCT tissue production line successfully started up at Velvet CARE's mill in Poland
Velvet CARE's Klucze mill in Poland has successfully started up a Valmet-supplied Advantage DCT 200HS tissue production line. As one of the largest...
SCA has developed a new sustainable sizing additive to produce water resistant paper
The innovation concerns a sizing additive that SCA has developed to improve the production of water resistant, hydrophobic, paper. The additive can...
Papeleira COREBOARD acquires a Pasaban BM 2600 Winder
Papeleira Coreboard S.A., a company that produces 220 tons per day of cardboard for the paper core and angle manufacturing industry, has acquired a...
buckman miac 2018
Buckman, a global company that specializes in innovative chemical and smart solutions for the pulp and paper industry, will be at MIAC in Lucca,...
Stora Enso the first in the forest industry to utilise augmented reality and 5G technology in mill maintenance
Stora Enso has been developing augmented reality (AR) and 5G technology solutions together with Telia. The utilisation of augmented reality was first...
Valmet DNA Automation
Valmet launches Valmet DNA Automation System collection 2018 introducing Valmet DNA Dashboard concept that takes the visualization of process data to...
 Invercote and Incada - when paperboard pros get to choose
Iggesund Paperboard, which is part of the Holmen Group, has the two most valuable paperboard brands in Europe. That’s the conclusion of a brand...
STREAM and RAPID: A.Celli and smart evolution
A.Celli Nonwovens presents its new STREAM Winder and RAPID Rewinder set-up, bringing its offer right up to date, with greater efficiency and...
 ANDRITZ supplies S6-high cold rolling mill to Shougang Jingtang
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Shougang Jingtang United Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. in China to supply an S6-high...
Schubert presents the lightline machine range
For the first time at the FachPack trade fair in Nuremberg, Schubert will be presenting its new Cartonpacker – a machine from Schubert’s new...
Metsä Board to show how luxury packaging can become at Luxe Pack 2018
​Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, will be presenting a range of innovative sustainable packaging...
Smurfit Kappa celebrates 40 years of powering Pitea, Sweden
Smurfit Kappa is celebrating the 40th anniversary of providing a renewable source of heating for the residents of Piteå in Sweden. Back in 1978, the...
Hygienic Tissue Mills fired up a new TT WIND-P tissue rewinder supplied by Toscotec
On July 27, Hygienic Tissue Mills started up a Toscotec-supplied TT WIND-P tissue rewinder at its Pietermaritzburg mill, in eastern South Africa....
Zanders: six new apprentices
Zanders continues to invest in its personal future and welcomes six new employees at the beginning of the new training year: two apprentices each...
BillerudKorsnäs has opened up one of Europe's largest and most efficient MG paper machines
BillerudKorsnäs has opened one of Europe's largest and most efficient MG paper machines at Skärblacka production unit outside Norrköping in Sweden....
Celupaper S.A. boosts production with a new Toscotec-supplied MODULO-PLUS in Argentina
Toscotec will supply a new MODULO-PLUS tissue line to Celupaper S.A. of the leading South American group Grupo Vual, based in Argentina. The MODULO-...
Toscotec’s TTSteelDryers are going to land in Canada.
Toscotec’s TTSteelDryers are going to land in Canada. Cascades Packaging selected Toscotec to supply a dryer section rebuild at Kingsey Falls Mill.
Zanders invests millions in converting power plant to gas
Zanders is sending out a clear message of commitment to its Bergisch Gladbach location: The manufacturer of high-quality specialty papers and...