New Pro Carton general manager to stress ‘unique’ advantages of cartonboard

PRO Carton, the European association of carton and cartonboard manufacturers, has appointed Winfried Muehling as the organisation's new general manager after the retirement of...

Sustainable packaging school programme wins top European accolade

A school programme that teaches children about the importance of sustainable packaging and the circular economy has won the Information and Education category at...
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Tetra Pak’s aseptic carton addresses long-life storage

M&S has launched its first range of long life skimmed, semi-skimmed and whole milk, packed in Tetra Pak’s 1-litre Tetra Brik® Aseptic carton. Produced in...

New study ‘dispels myth’ of recycling limits on fibre-based packaging

NEW research has shown that fibre-based packaging material – paper, board, cartonboard and folding boxes – can be recycled more than 25 times with...
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Employee-owned paper maker celebrates

PREMIUM paper and board producer Tullis Russell has held a series of activities and fundraising events at its Markinch mill to celebrate ‘Employee Ownership...

Study finds three in four shoppers would pay more for sustainable packaging

A new study has revealed 73% of UK shoppers would pay more for a product if the packaging had less impact on the environment. The...

Pro Carton takes five

PRO Carton, the European association of carton and cartonboard manufacturers, has launched an update to the ‘3 Rs of Recycling’ waste hierarchy. The organisation said...

Spirits gift set carton ‘surpasses expectation’

A gift set carton created by Falconer Print & Packaging for distiller Kindred Spirits has reportedly received 'glowing' reviews since its launch earlier this...
Christchurch’s makeshift cathedral made use of corrugated packaging, allowing Christmas services to run following the 2011 earthquake.

Corrugated renaissance, more than just a medium for making boxes

Corrugated cathedrals, bicycles and racing cars are just a few of the recent creations that showcase the possibilities of this enduringly popular form of...

Discounter opts for carton packs as alternative to food metal cans

AS of now, ALDI Süd has organic vegetables in the carton pack combisafe from SIG Combibloc on German supermarket shelves. This packaging alternative to the classic food...