Mega Source’s factory in Bangkok

Spread across an area of 188,000 sq ft, the Bangkok plant houses one coating machine and a slitter alongside other converting facilities. With space to install more machinery, the plant has the total capacity to produce 2,000 to 2,500 tons of coated material a month. The factory caters to label...

Terje Haglund: ‘Zanders Paper positioned to succeed’

Zanders emerged from insolvency proceedings at the end of November with a team led by Norwegian pulp and paper businessman Terje Haglund at the helm of Zanders Paper, which came...

Andreas Willeke to lead Zanders Paper

Zanders emerged from insolvency proceedings at the end of November with a team led by Norwegian pulp and paper businessman Terje Haglund at the helm of Zanders Paper, which came...

UPM Raflatac expands RafCycle

UPM Raflatac collects the paper and PET liner waste from its RafCycle partners and recycles it into new materials, which provides numerous benefits to printers, packers, brand-owners, and, of course, the environment. Turning waste into a resource is a key concept in the circular economy and an...

The company’s newest portfolio includes three protective labels at various safety levels that safeguard against UV and light, while also allowing caregivers and users to ensure the liquid inside is in its intended, original condition.

Light-sensitive substances are often filled into brown...

Chanel invests in Sulapac

Aiming to tackle the accumulation of non-biodegradable plastics, Sulapac has developed a material said to respond to consumers’ growing desire to find environmentally friendly products or packaging.

Sulapac products use a biodegradable and microplastic-free material made of FSC-certified...

Parkside partners with Alara for compostable muesli packs

Produced in the UK and sold in retailers including Ocado, Wholefoods Markets and Sainsbury’s, the organic muesli range from Alara uses cartonboard outer packaging manufactured from renewable raw materials and is 100 percent recyclable. Parkside has a developed a clear, duplex, home compostable,...

Stora Enso to acquire forest assets in Bergvik Skog

The forest assets of Swedish forest holding company Bergvik Skog are owned by its subsidiaries Bergvik Väst and Bergvik Öst, split 83/17 percent of these shares, respectively. As a result of this transaction, Stora Enso will transform its current ownership of 49.8 percent in Bergvik Skog, to a...

Zanders under new ownership led by Terje Haglund

Zanders began insolvency proceedings in the summer and has since reported a number of developments intended to safeguard the business and production in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany. This...

UK printer donates to animal environmental enrichment program at Colchester Zoo

During the manufacture of self-adhesive labels, dozens of cores are removed from material master reels every week and disposed of. They are unable to be used for reels of printed labels as they are the wrong weight for the finished products.

To find a secondary use for these cores and...

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