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Feldmuehle strengthens its core competence
12.10.2018
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 packaging papers. On November 19, 2018, Feldmuehle GmbH filed for an application with the competent local court in Pinneberg to open insolvency proceedings under its own administration pursuant to Sections 270, 270 a para. 1 InsO (German Insolvency Act).  more...
Holmen chooses Identity Works to develop its brand
11.27.2018
As part of the Holmen Group’s communications and sustainability strategy, Holmen has entered into partnership with Identity Works in order to strengthen and further develop the Holmen brand. The first step will be to create a new brand platform and visual identity that will help to ensure consistent communication across every part of Holmen.  more...
Feldmuehle files for self-administrated insolvency
11.21.2018
Feldmuehle GmbH, which in the spring of 2018, took over the business operations of Feldmuehle Uetersen GmbH through acquisition of all substantial assets, has been adversely and unforeseeably affected this current year by unexpected increased energy costs and procurement prices for raw materials. During the current year, management has implemented extensive measures to increase operating profitability. Despite these efforts, the latently rising variable costs could not be offset by implemented price increases, partly due to the company's lower-than-expected revenues in September and October 2018.  more...
Neuromarketing Leads to Better Packaging Design
11.04.2018
How can neuromarketing – using combinations of biometric measuring techniques to analyse consumer reactions – be a tool that makes packaging development more efficient? The answers will be supplied by Iggesund Paperboard and Tobii Pro, a global leader in the field of eye tracking, in exclusive seminars targeted at both companies’ customers.  more...
Creative students compete in unboxing
10.31.2018
On November 8, this year’s German winners of the Packaging Impact Design Award (PIDA) will be selected. In this prestigious competition, students construct innovative and creative packaging concepts. BillerudKorsnäs is behind the initiative in order to push development of packaging design forward while highlighting new young talent.  more...
E-Commerce Shoppers Return Health and Beauty Products Because of the Packaging
10.31.2018
Esko released a new study, “Packaging and the Digital Shopper: Meeting Expectations in Health & Beauty,” along with sister companies Pantone, X-Rite and AVT. This new study reveals what 3,000 shoppers in North America, Western Europe, and Asia want from health, beauty and personal care packaging, and follows the study “Packaging and the Digital Shopper: Meeting Expectations in Food & Beverage” that was released in June 2018.  more...
INAPA to acquire Papyrus Germany
10.24.2018
Inapa Group announces today that it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Papyrus Deutschland GmbH & Co KG, the German paper distribution company of OptiGroup AB.  more...
Archroma adds strength booster Cartastrength® ABL to its solution system
10.18.2018
Archroma announces the introduction of its new innovation, Cartastrength® ABL, a dry strength booster for packaging and tissue papers.  more...

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