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23 Jan, 2020, 10:12 GMT Open Source Wood Innovation Award Given to an Active Member

Metsä Wood's Open Source Wood is an initiative to share knowledge and innovations in the field of wood construction between construction...


22 Jan, 2020, 14:06 GMT 50% Savings on Cleaning Time, Water and Chemicals With Habasit's New Super HyCLEAN™ Plastic Modular Belt

With the introduction of Super HyCLEAN, the world's most hygienic plastic modular belt, Habasit continues to help poultry processors meet the...


22 Jan, 2020, 12:00 GMT Advanced Packaging Cuts Fresh Green Bean Waste

The US foodservice industry is discovering the benefits of receiving fresh green bean supplies in lean, modified atmosphere bulk packaging (MAP)...


22 Jan, 2020, 11:53 GMT Stora Enso Increases the IFRS Fair Value of its Forest Assets

The IFRS fair valuations of Stora Enso's forest have increased significantly since the publication of the Group's third quarter results in October....


22 Jan, 2020, 10:30 GMT Packaging Printing Market Worth $440.6 Billion by 2024 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Packaging Printing Market by Printing Ink (Aqueous & UV-based), Printing Technology (Flexography,...


22 Jan, 2020, 08:35 GMT Thermoform Packaging Market Size Worth USD 55.13 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global thermoform packaging market size is expected to reach USD 55.13 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 4.7% over the forecast period....


20 Jan, 2020, 11:00 GMT Business Reporter: A New Dawn for Sustainable Packaging

Valgroup is promoting the circular economy with its sustainable packaging solutions. A number of megatrends are driving sustainability including...


20 Jan, 2020, 09:05 GMT Cosmetics & Personal Care Packaging Equipment Market Size Worth $5.6 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global cosmetics and personal care packaging equipment market size is anticipated to reach USD 5.6 billion by 2025, according to a new report by...


16 Jan, 2020, 13:50 GMT Active Sector in Packaging Industry Expected to Exceed $26 Billion in 2020

Today's investors are keeping in tune with a growing sector of the Packaging Industry. Recent industry reports predict continued growth in the global ...


16 Jan, 2020, 13:50 GMT Industrial Rubber Market to Garner $44.6 Bn, Globally, By 2026 at 5.2% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Allied Market Research published a report, titled, "Industrial Rubber Market by Type (Natural and Synthetic) and End-use Industry (Automotive,...


16 Jan, 2020, 07:17 GMT Invitation to Stora Enso's Q4 Press Conference and Webcast on 30 January 2020

Stora Enso will publish its fourth quarter and full year 2019 Financial Results on Thursday 30 January 2020 at approximately 08.30 Finnish time...


15 Jan, 2020, 09:50 GMT Elastomers Market Headed for Growth & Global Expansion, Increasing Demand From Automotive, Medical and Consumer Goods Industry to Act as Key Drivers Till 2025 | Million Insights

With reference to the report published by the experts, the scope of the global Elastomers Market was appreciated by US$ 75.56 billion in 2017. It is...


15 Jan, 2020, 09:05 GMT Molded Pulp Packaging Market Size Worth $5.63 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global molded pulp packaging market size is expected to reach USD 5.63 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of 4.9% during the forecast period,...


15 Jan, 2020, 08:35 GMT Aluminum Foil Packaging Market Size Worth $46.19 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global aluminum foil packaging market size is estimated to reach USD 46.19 billion by 2025, exhibiting a revenue-based CAGR of 4.0% over the...


14 Jan, 2020, 08:35 GMT Air Cushion Packaging Market Size Worth $4.4 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 7.0%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global air cushion packaging market size is projected to be valued at USD 4.4 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research,...


14 Jan, 2020, 07:25 GMT Change in Stora Enso's Group Leadership Team

Malin Bendz, Executive Vice President, Human Resources, will leave her position at Stora Enso as of 15 January 2020. After 20 years in the company,...


13 Jan, 2020, 15:30 GMT Food Packaging Market Size to Reach USD 606.3 Billion by 2026; Rising Demand for Active Packaging Solutions to Drive Market Growth: Fortune Business Insights™

The global Food Packaging Market size is set to touch USD 606.3 billion by 2026, exhibiting a CAGR of 5.6% during the forecast period. Rising demand...


09 Jan, 2020, 13:19 GMT Clever LVL Panel Connection Method Wins Open Source Wood Challenge

In August, Metsä Wood's Open Source Wood, an open platform developed to connect people and innovation in the wood construction industry, announced a...


08 Jan, 2020, 13:18 GMT Stora Enso Divests its Pfarrkirchen Mill

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its sawn construction timber (KVH) mill at Pfarrkirchen in Germany, to the fund LEO II. - VV1 GmbH,...


08 Jan, 2020, 10:10 GMT Smart Labels Market Size to Boom With Increasing Demand From Packaging, Automotive, Construction, Healthcare, FMCG, and Retail Sector by 2028 | Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Smart Labels Market is estimated to expand at a substantial CAGR in the forecast period as the scope, product types, and its applications are...


08 Jan, 2020, 09:40 GMT Printed and Flexible Sensor Market Analysis - New Opportunities Explored, Expansion at High CAGR Anticipated by 2025: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Printed and Flexible Sensors Market is expected to grow substantially in the years to come. This could be attributed to the...


07 Jan, 2020, 12:00 GMT Sustainable Packaging Extends the Pomegranate Season

Consumers can now enjoy delicious antioxidant-rich pomegranates for an extended season, thanks to the packaging experts at StePac L.A., Ltd., who...


07 Jan, 2020, 10:20 GMT Edible Packaging Market To Witness Significant Growth Owing To High Demand For Recyclable Packing Till 2025 | Million Insights

With reference to the report published by the experts the scope of the global Edible Packaging Market was priced at US$ 727.6 million in 2018. It is...


02 Jan, 2020, 12:15 GMT Global Trade of Softwood Lumber Slowed in Late 2019 but was Still on Pace to be Higher Than in 2018 - Russia, Belarus, Germany and Finland Have Boosted Their Lumber Sales the Most This Year

This is a brief excerpt from the newly released market report Wood Resource Quarterly. To read the full 56-page quarterly report, please visit...


02 Jan, 2020, 03:00 GMT Profit Margins Declined Faster for Sawmills in Finland Than in Neighbouring Sweden During 2018 and 2019, and in the 3Q/19 Reached Their Lowest Levels in 15 Years

Domestic sawlog prices in Finland and Sweden have been declining for over a year because of lower demand from the region's sawmills. However, the...