Developed for sheet-fed printing and single-face laminating of E-, F- and N-flute folding cartons and displays, Westvaco Corp.'s (New York, NY) ShowCase(TM) facing stock is said to have higher brightness and bluer-white styling than competitive SBS boards.
Fox 40's mechanically bonded blister packs retain the clarity of a clear blister while complying with European recycling mandates. Card costs drop 20%, and new machine boosts productivity by 50% while halving labor.
International Paper's Bleached Board Div. (Purchase, NY) has introduced Starcote® Light Liner-LCL, a lightly coated, low-density SBS top liner said to produce high-quality print graphics for corrugated containers and point-of-purchase displays.
Store-branded items in the supermarket continue to grab bigger and bigger chunks of market share once belonging to branded items. Harry's Fresh Foods of Portland, OR, has come up with a way of capitalizing on this ongoing trend.