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Mayr-Melnhof acquires Alcan Pkg

Mayr-Melnhof acquires Alcan Pkg VIENNA, AUSTRIA — Mayr-Melnhof acquires the folding carton business of Alcan Packaging Alzira S.A. in Valencia, Spain. Terms are not disclosed. Production will continue at the present location until mid-2005 when Mayr-Melnhof will move to a new plant built for that purpose in Valencia. Alcan Packaging is the second-largest folding carton […]

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Sonoco buys CorrFlex Graphics

Sonoco buys CorrFlex Graphics HARTSVILLE, S.C. — Sonoco acquires privately-held CorrFlex Graphics, LLC, a large point-of-purchase (P-O-P) display company, for an all-cash purchase price of approximately $250 million. CorrFlex is headquartered in Statesville, N.C., and has approximately 900 employees at 14 locations in the United States. Sonoco signs a definitive agreement with Ahlstrom Corp., Helsinki, […]

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Iggesund holds Paperboard Clock Contest

Iggesund holds Paperboard Clock Contest IGGESUND, SWEDEN — “Paper Training” is the name of the winning entry in Iggesund Paperboard’s Paperboard Clock Contest. The contest’s goal was to encourage more graphic designers to use Iggesund’s Invercote multi-ply paperboard. The winner is Judith Haase, a designer from Pennsylvania. Her clock was based on paperboard’s whiteness and […]

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Steam process fact sheet – Literature

Steam process fact sheet – Literature – Brief Article Plant Support and Evaluations, Inc.’s new Steam Process Control Fact Sheet reviews all aspects of steam process control in industrial applications. The fact sheet is available for free from the download library section of Plant Support and Evaluations, Inc.’s Web site. Plant Support and Evaluations, Inc. […]

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Die Cutting Systems guide updated – Literature – Larson WorldWide, Inc

Die Cutting Systems guide updated – Literature – Larson WorldWide, Inc – Brief Article International Manufacturers and Distributors of Flatbed, Multi-Contour and Rotary Die Cutting Systems, published by Larson WorldWide, Inc., is updated and expanded to include more than 600 manufacturers and distributors, and more than 200 companies that provide ancillary products for diecutting systems. […]

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MAN Roland has partnered with the Maxson Automatic Machinery Co. to become the exclusive worldwide distributor of Maxson’s inline sheeters for wide format sheet-fed presses

MAN Roland has partnered with the Maxson Automatic Machinery Co. to become the exclusive worldwide distributor of Maxson’s inline sheeters for wide format sheet-fed presses MAN Roland (pictured on the left) has partnered with the Maxson Automatic Machinery Co. to become the exclusive worldwide distributor of Maxson’s inline sheeters for wide format sheet-fed presses. A […]

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CAD/CAM software line

CAD/CAM software line EngView Systems provides a complete line of CAD/CAM software products for structural design, 3D modeling, samplemaking and diemaking tools for folding carton and corrugated packaging. These award-winning products include EngView Package Designer & Diemaker as well as EngView Synergy–a system for design of resizable packaging drawings with parametric components. EngView Synergy enables […]

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Boise Cascade’s SPLOX is a new paper delivery system that is designed to be faster and easier to use

Speeding along: Boise Cascade’s SPLOX is a new paper delivery system that is designed to be faster and easier to use The is the most advanced paper delivery system to date, the company says. Boise’s product development manager had the idea to make the entire paper handling process easier to carry and store, says Christy […]

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Corrugated products resource directory

Corrugated products resource directory – Illustration CORRUGATED PRODUCTS RESOURCE DIRECTORY BROWN BOXES ALABAMA Athens Athens Plant 256-230-6038 Bessemer Target Container 205-424-1127 Birmingham Birmingham Packaging Co, Div of 205-785-2800 Tim-Bar Corp Cullman Cullman Plant 256-734-1277 Pell City Pel-Pak Container Inc 205-338-2993 Tallassee Central Packaging Corp 334-283-6803 ARIZONA Chandler Sound Packaging LLC 480-940-2010 Phoenix Phoenix Plant 602-442-8470 […]

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Caraustar Industries, Inc., purchases Verticalnet® Spend Analysis supply management software

Caraustar Industries, Inc., purchases Verticalnet® Spend Analysis supply management software Caraustar Industries, Inc., purchases Verticalnet[R] Spend Analysis supply management software. Caraustar will use the product to optimize sourcing opportunities across its five enterprise systems, 107 facilities and approximately 45,000 suppliers. Using Verticalnet should enable Caraustar to better prioritize its supply management initiatives and conduct enterprise-wide […]