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Materials Product Brief

Stora Enso: Upgraded single layer board

Stora Enso introduces improved MediaCard, a single layer (SL) board with a double silk coated surface.
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Materials Product Brief

MWV: Paperboard barrier packaging

MeadWestvaco’s Evertain packaging uses a patented barrier technology that combines a specially-sealed inner seam with barrier coating to produce hermetically sealable, airtight paperboard packages for foods that require protection from oxygen and moisture.
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Feature Article

From plantation to mill: Asian paper company's 'unprecedented' sustainability commitment

A visit to Asia Pulp & Paper’s Chinese operations puts in context the company’s comprehensive sustainability commitments from plantation to pulp to paper.
Materials Product Brief

Metsä Board: Cartonboard for luxury packaging

Designed especially for luxury end-uses, Carta Allura cartonboard from Metsä Board is said to provide exceptional smoothness making it suitable for foil lamination, hot foil stamping, high-gloss varnish, and other special effects.
Materials Product Brief

Hexacomb: Environmentally-responsible display board

Now available to the European marketplace, Hexacomb’s Falconboard Print All White display board is a paper-based board designed for demanding wide-format, digital printing applications.
Materials Product Brief

Metsä Board: Bleached uncoated liner

Modo Northern Light is a lightweight, uncoated liner with high whiteness, ideal for microflute as well as for traditional corrugated packaging.
Feature Article

Five trends impacting the North American packaging market

Find out what trends are expected to drive the growth of the North American packaging market from $169.1 billion to $186 billion by 2017.
Package Case Study

Laminated paperboard box conveys vodka’s purity

Crystal Head Vodka switches from E-flute corrugated to heavyweight laminated paperboard carton to convey premium quality printing without the flute lines.
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Package Case Study

Equal unveils fresh new look

Enhanced logo, packaging and Web site allows consumers to more easily identify the various Equal product boxes by color and type of sweetener.
Pharmapack Edelmann Weleda

Folding carton for Weleda earns Pharmapack honors

Supplier Edelmann recognized for two-part folding carton that can be easily handled and automatically filled.


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