Cardbox Packaging has announced its acquisition of the Buch Theiss GmbH bookbinding workshop’s premises in St. Stefan/Wolfsberg. The Cardbox Packaging Group, with sites in Austria, Serbia, Czechia and the USA, has been active in Carinthia since 2011, employing 60 of its almost 250 employees at this location.
Welcome to ECMA
The European Carton Makers Association
ECMA Annual Congress 2022
The ECMA Annual Congress that was scheduled to take place in Krakow next September, has been moved to 2022.
ECMA Sales Toolkit
The ECMA Sales Toolkit is an online tool designed to provide information and sales tools to the members of ECMA. The toolkit is only available on the member only section of the ECMA website.
ECMA Food Safety GMP Guide
As the representative body for the European folding carton industry, the European Carton Makers Association developed the ‘ECMA Food Safety Good Manufacturing Practice Guide’.
Today, six leading trade associations, representing industries involved in forestry, pulp, paper, board and carton production and recycling from across Europe, announced the launch of Fibre Packaging Europe, an informal coalition.
The French Government has announced plans to ban fruit and vegetables from being sold in plastic packaging from January 1st, 2022, as part of its anti-waste law aimed at creating a circular economy with single-use plastic phased out by 2040.
Folding carton volumes have grown significantly during 2021, driven by a surge in sales of food and beverage packaging.
In cooperation with NOA-PRISM the European Carton Prospects have been completely renewed in 2021 (last version from 2019) and contains detailed examinations of the European Folding Carton market.