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Shingle stream method uses company’s Tornado technology to enable automated variable overlap shingling for variable length sheeting and stacking
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- August 23, 2013
BRATTLEBORO, VT | FiberMark, a global manufacturer of fiber-based covering materials for top brands, announces an innovative new portfolio of folding carton products reportedly engineered to meet the rigorous design demands of the upscale spirits packaging market.
The Premium Board Portfolio Includes:
• Grafton – premium board with an uncoated vellum finish
• Dorset – premium board with a matte pigment-coated finish
These new packaging boards are available in a wide variety of custom colors, including custom color duplex solutions, and a wide variety of embossed patterns. All are FSC certified (FSC-C020981), made in the US, and include recycled content. Available in three calipers (12, 18, and 26 pt), boards are said to be strong and durable while providing a stylish, refined alternative to white SBS.
Company says boards offer superior scoring, folding, and gluing properties and excellent resistance to cracking and scuffing, also saying they are not only well suited for folding carton applications but also for complementary branding projects such as hang tags, special event invitations, and other corporate collateral materials.