• Exclusive gadget for Mapei customers

    Dec 05, 2022
    The Mapei group - one of the world's major producers of chemicals for the building industry has asked Smurfit Kappa Italia - a multinational company manufacturer of paper-based packaging - to create a special gadget to promote the new Mapestone GR-ECO mortar unveiled at Marmomac, the marble and natural stone exhibition held in Verona from 27 to 30 September 2022.
  • A carbon neutral plant

    Nov 11, 2022
    An Italian manufacturer of cardboard packaging, Innova Group, reiterates its commitment to sustainability year by year by verifying, quantifying and reporting greenhouse gas emissions on the basis of its CO₂ balance, or the Corporate Carbon Footprint.
  • European Carton Excellence Award: the winners

    Nov 10, 2022
    Celebrated innovation and sustainability in the printing and production of folding cartons and boxes. Protagonist is packaging made from recycled and virgin fibers, an excellent example of circularity and a great opportunity for the future.
  • Artfully and cheerfully ennobled

    Oct 11, 2022
    If, for some, chocolate is a devouring passion, for Venchi it means giving moments of joy and celebration, but above all the experience of a true made in Italy.
  • Premium pasta in responsible packs

    Oct 05, 2022
    A collaboration between Mondi and Fiorini International has resulted in a totally recyclable paper pack with unique design features designed for Antico Pastificio Umbro (an Italian premium pasta brand).
  • New Corrugated Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)

    Sep 28, 2022
    FEFCO, the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers, together with CCB (Cepi Container Board), has released the new “European Database for Corrugated Board Life Cycle Studies 2021”.
  • FasFil® Jr: aid for e-commerce

    Sep 28, 2022
    Developed by Sealed Air, FasFil® Jr is the new paper vacuum filling system designed to help
    companies manage the rapid growth of e-commerce business and variations on order volumes, enabling efficient transition
    from low to medium packaging volumes.
  • Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2022 finalists

    Sep 23, 2022
    Greiner Packaging leading European manufacturer of plastic packaging in the food and nonfood sectors, is Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2022 finalist with its self-separating cup K3® r100 which enables automatic separation of cardboard and plastic on the way to the recycling facility.
  • Cellulosic packaging (2021)

    Sep 22, 2022
    According to Assografici’s economic analysis for 2021, the converting industry - in which the paper and cardboard packaging sector falls - after a positive fourth and third quarter, closes with a 9.6% increase in turnover, also surpassing 2019 levels. Even better is the trend in production, which registers +10.6%.
  • From Research to the Shelf - September 2022

    Sep 01, 2022
    Monthly showcase of packaging solutions to communicate, protect and distribute commonly used products. Powered by Best Packaging.
    Grafiche Paciotti: Green ID card for the pack
    Ceflex: Flexible packaging selected at its best
    Walki: Recyclable materials for frozen food
  • The new metallized digital printing

    Aug 25, 2022
    The KURZ Group - of which Luxoro is the exclusive representative for Italy - is proposing the recent DM-LINER Series, a line of machines and devices dedicated to digital metallization on various substrates.
  • Energy crisis and cardboard supply

    Aug 22, 2022
    Assocarta and Associazione Italiana Scatolifici express concern: the presidents of the associations call for institutional intervention to govern rising prices, averting risks to production.
  • How are packaging materials evolving?

    Aug 02, 2022
    A survey carried out among the operators belonging to the community gathered around ALL4PACK Emballage Paris 2022 offers a snapshot of the sector’s environmental sensitivity.
  • Disposable paper packaging at the Jova Beach Party

    Jul 27, 2022
    Thanks to a partnership between Seda International Packaging Group, WWF Italia and Comieco, in the #JovaFoodGood villages set up for the occasion, disposable paper food and drinks containers and packaging produced by the Italian multinational will be used by thousands of people.
  • Water in cardboard

    Jul 11, 2022
    In June Maniva alkaline water added two 100 cl and 50 cl boxes, named Smile Box Maniva Ph8, to the traditional glass and PET containers to provide consumers with a wider choice in the market.
  • With Brava, innovation is sustainable

    May 03, 2022
    From DCM, a new concept of trays for the packaging of vials, syringes and flasks where paper, cardboard and carton replace plastic. A range of very flexible dedicated lines designed to meet different needs and increase productivity.