Monthly Archives: March 2018

PULPAPER 2018 exhibition

PulPaper 2018, the 9th leading international forum for the forest based industries. The event’s theme – Visit tomorrow today – is clearly focused on the future. Topics in PulPaper’s conference programme include the circular economy, 3D printing, the bioeconomy, climate change, digitalisation, and the opportunities afforded by the industrial internet. At the same time in […]

Shanghai orders citizens to give up their local residence rights if they have a foreign green card

City tells residents they must give up their hukou – which confers a number of rights – if they also have the right to live abroad permanently Shanghai has become the first mainland city to enforce a ban on its registered citizens from holding permanent residency in other countries – for example the US green […]

Recard to supply new tissue machine for Klippans Bruk in Sweden

With its barrier papers Feldmuehle Uetersen GmbH offers food producers the possibility to protect their products effectively against pollutants by mineral oil residues. Peter Kölln GmbH und Co. KGaA relies on this solution and uses the material in the packaging of its oat flakes – without any visible changes to the classic paper bag. The […]

DS Smith acquiring Ecopack and Ecopaper in Romania

DS Smith announced the completion of its €208mn acquisition of EcoPack and EcoPaper, Romania. The combined business is a leading integrated packaging and paper group in Romania. The acquisition significantly increases DS Smith’s capacity to serve customers in a high-growth region as well as supporting the company’s existing operations in Eastern Europe. Miles Roberts, Group […]

Rengo completes construction of second plant in Thailand

Rengo Co., Ltd. announces that its consolidated subsidiary, Tri-Wall Limited (Head Office: Hong Kong, Chairman: Yuji Suzuki), has completed the construction of a second plant for its subsidiary, Tri-Wall Packaging (Thai) Ltd. (hereinafter, TWPT; Rayong, Thailand). TWPT engages in the manufacture and sale of heavy-duty corrugated and general purpose corrugated board and boxes. With expansion […]

Fusion Topliner: Sappi’s new alternative to testliner

The aesthetic appeal and superior print quality results achieved with Sappi’s Fusion Topliner are enabling innovative brand owners to refresh their market impact. Sappi’s Fusion Topliner is empowering brand owners to reinvent their print production approach for a wide variety of end uses from shelf-ready packaging, point-of-sale, pre-printed litho, flexo and fashion bags. A few […]