News Archive

Infographic: Fibre packaging contributes to the circular economy
ECMA and Fibre Packaging Europe have released an infographic on 'How Fibre-Based Packaging Contributes to the Circular Economy – we never get tired of reading the facts that support the sustainability credentials of cartonboard and folding cartons!
Science-based climate targets of MM officially confirmed
The Mayr-Melnhof Karton AG (MM Group) has committed itself to a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. The ambitious targets have now been officially approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
Van Genechten Packaging increase capacity with second plant in Komárom, Hungary
Van Genechten Packaging (VGP) are investing, according to their strategic road map, and opening a second plant in Komárom, Hungary to expand both their footprint and capacity. The plant has been commissioned in record time and will pick up production this month.
Fibre Packaging Europe - Sustainable Products Initiative Position Paper
Fibre Packaging Europe (FPE) welcomes the European Commission’s Circular Economy Package, notably its proposal for the “Eco-design for sustainable products regulation” (ESPR) as it aims to make sustainable products the norm on the EU market and reduce their overall environmental and climate impacts.
Medica Packaging Holdco Limited acquires F.G. Curtis plc
Medication Packaging Holdco Limited, owners of Medica Packaging Limited, a folding cartons and leaflet manufacturer, based in Crewe, Cheshire, is pleased to announce the acquisition of F.G. Curtis plc, a folding carton manufacturer based in Redhill, Surrey. The Curtis business has been operating for over 80 years, and specialises in the manufacture of folding cartons for the cosmetics and beauty markets.
MLPS - Print on Demand - Position Paper & Fact Bank
MLPS (Medical Leaflets=Patient Safety) have released Positions Paper & a Fact Bank concerning ‘Print on Demand’ of pharma paper information leaflets.
New FFI flash survey: Customers should plan folding carton requirements more realistically in future
In its new FFI flash survey, almost 90% of the 40 participating folding carton manufacturers stated that communication in the supply chain had improved significantly compared to pre-Corona times, but this does not apply equally to all customers.
Position Paper Fibre Packaging Europe
Fibre Packaging Europe – an informal coalition (now of 7 fibre packaging associations) jointly funded with a core focus to defend, advocate, and raise awareness of the positive impacts of fibre-based packaging whilst challenging restrictive legislation.