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Paper & Converting

Neuromarketing leads to better packaging design

How can neuromarketing – using combinations of biometric measuring techniques to analyse consumer reactions – be a tool that makes packaging development more efficient? The answers will be supplied by Iggesund Paperboard and Tobii Pro, a global leader in the field of eye tracking, in exclusive seminars targeted at both companies’ customers. “With eye tracking…

Paper & Converting

Georgia-Pacific to invest more than Georgia-Pacific’s in tissue capacity

Georgia-Pacific announced significant investments, which total more than $500 million, at its Green Bay, Wisconsin, Broadway mill. The investments will greatly enhance the company’s retail consumer tissue and towel business. Investments to the Green Bay mill include building a new paper machine using through-air-dried (TAD) technology, as well as adding associated converting equipment and infrastructure.…

Electricity & Power

Queensland to build A$23m renewables facility for Covid-19 recovery

body.single-projects .post-content :not(p) img, body.single-post .post-content :not(p) img { display: none; } The Yarranlea solar farm is a 100MW project in Queensland, Australia. Credit: Yarranlea Solar. Sign up here for GlobalData’s free bi-weekly Covid-19 report on the latest information your industry needs to know. The Queensland Government has announced plans to invest A$17m into a…

Transport

Speed Welshpool aims for the stars

Speed Welshpool, the independent parcel, pallet and general haulage provider covering Mid Wales and Shropshire, has celebrated a record trading year with the acquisition of a special commemorative Scania R520 V8. In the 10 years of its ownership by the Edwards family, the business had been projected to pass a turnover of £5.2m in the…

CNC Metalworking & Manufacturing

Free trials of FANUC Roboguide & CNC Guide simulation software programs on offer to help industry get going

Andy Armstrong, sales and marketing manager at FANUC UK, comments: “The past few months have been challenging for the manufacturing industry, with many factories operating at very limited capacity. The road ahead will be difficult, but one thing is for certain: businesses that combine efficiency and flexibly of production, with the expertise of their employees,…

Paper & Converting

Nippon Paper establishes new company in Autralia

Nippon Paper Industries has established a new local subsidiary in Australia to further strengthen the liquid packaging carton business and facilitate global business expansion. In recent years, the transition toward sustainable packaging solutions is expected to take place in the Oceanian market, as in other regions. Against this background, demand for paper packages made mainly…