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22
May

Bay Cities Selected For Mondavi Sisters’ Collection Wine Packaging

Pico Rivera, California based Bay Cities announced that the Mondavi Sisters’ Collection has selected its EcoVino wine packaging used to ship its wine club deliveries. “The essence of crafting all wine starts with the soil and land. Without a healthy earth, there is no wine. As farmers of the land, we…

21
May

ICPF Premieres Recruitment Video For Corrugated Packaging Careers

The International Corrugated Packaging Foundation (ICPF) announced the premiere of a new corrugated packaging industry career highlight and recruitment video – “Consider a Future in Corrugated Packaging.” The video encourages youth to consider a career in the corrugated packaging industry and highlights the many benefits of choosing a #CareerInCorrugated. Viewers are…

20
May

AICC/BCN Seeks Entries For 2024 Innovator of the Year

AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, in collaboration with Board Converting News, has announced the call for entries for the 2024 Innovator of the Year competition. The award aims to celebrate and recognize outstanding innovations by AICC Associate Members. This year will highlight innovations in machinery. The competition shines a spotlight on…

17
May

MHI Announces Launch Of Third Generation Belted Single Facer

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has confirmed the launch of its third generation belted single facer, the 60N, which is rated at 450 m/min. MHI developed its first Pressure belt machine over 30 years ago. Since then, MHI never returned to roll pressure machines, always prioritizing high quality of the board produced…

17
May

MHIA Unveils Enhanced
 EVOL Digital Services Program

Hunt Valley, Maryland based MHIA announced significant enhancements to its EVOL Digital Services program, highlighted by the expansion of the EVOL AR Library and its integration with the Maintenance Agreement Visits (MAVs). The expanded EVOL AR Library now features a complete set of augmented reality-enhanced procedures for the EVOL 100, providing…

16
May

Printed Specialties Invests
 In Koenig & Bauer Rapida Press

Greg Smith, who is operating Printed Specialties, a successful $14M folding carton printing company in Carrollton, Georgia, places a high premium on speed and quality. That is why he chose a Koenig & Bauer Rapida 106 six-color plus coater for his pressroom. “One of our biggest goals was to enhance reliability…

15
May

Accurate Box Company
 Celebrates 80th Anniversary

Paterson, New Jersey based Accurate Box Company is proudly celebrating its 80th anniversary, commemorating eight decades of success and innovation in the packaging industry. Since its inception in 1944, Accurate Box has grown from a small, family-owned business to a leading provider of high-quality, litho-laminated packaging to companies across North America….

15
May

Package Crafters Fulfills Multi-Year Pledge For Packaging Education

The Foundation for Packaging Education announced its heartfelt appreciation to Package Crafters for its commitment to advancing education and training within the packaging industry. Package Crafters, under the leadership of Gary Brewer, President, has fulfilled its multi-year pledge to the Foundation a year ahead of schedule. “Being intimately involved with the…

15
May

FBA, AICC To Recognize Corrugated Plants For Safety Achievements

The Fibre Box Association (FBA) and AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, will recognize 447 corrugated industry plants for safety achievements in 2023. Safety Awards are given based on data compiled for the recently released 2023 Corrugated Container Industry Annual Report of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses. Participants appreciate the ability to recognize…

14
May

Clearwater Paper Acquires 
GPI Paperboard Plant

Spokane, Washington based Clearwater Paper Corporation announced the completion of its strategic acquisition of the Augusta, Georgia bleached paperboard manufacturing facility from Graphic Packaging International. “I am pleased that we have finalized the acquisition of Graphic Packaging’s Augusta, Georgia, paperboard manufacturing facility,” said Arsen Kitch, President and Chief Executive Officer. “The…