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Vision Paper & Board expand folding boxboard (GC2) range

Vision Paper & Board expand folding boxboard (GC2) range

Jan 2015

Vision Paper & Board expand folding boxboard (GC2) range

Vision Paper & Board, part of the Middleton Paper Group, are pleased to announce a new partnership with PankaBoard as the exclusive UK sheeter of their PankaBrite quality, offering standard and bespoke sizes within 24/48 hours.

PankaBrite will complement the existing range of Folding Boxboards and will be available in a range of cutter reel widths from 460 – 710 microns. It comes with PEFC accreditation. FSC is also available on request, ex-mill.

PankaBrite is a fully coated 100% virgin fibre Folding Boxboard and is suitable for food packaging, food service and display and laminates. The board is hard sized for chiller cabinet cartons. PankaBrite has excellent dimensional stability and has a unique caliper range offering from 460 to 1030 mics.

Stocks of PankaBrite will be available from February 2015.

Mark Aubrey, Sales Director PankaBoard UK commented, ‘PankaBoard are delighted that Vision Paper & Board have agreed to stock reels of PankaBrite. This will greatly enhance the service offering of the product in the UK. Vison Paper & Board’s expertise in sheeting folding boxboard is key to the future success of this partnership and will offer an unsurpassed quality service to both the carton and general print industry.’

About PankaBoard
1. PankaBoard specialise in boards for packaging and graphical end uses; from two distinctly different board machines. The board grades are closely tailored to meet specific converter and end-user needs.

2. PankaBoard is the world leader in high thickness folding boxboards, with grammages extending from 275 g/m2 up to an exceptional 560 g/m2. These coated boards are produced on BM2. Typical end uses are packaging applications requiring high stiffness and excellent printability in combination with cost efficiency in the value chain.

3. PankaBoard is also a significant supplier of solid bleached board for the food and graphical industries as well as groundwood boards for special end uses and applications. These grades are produced on BM3.

4. BM3’s unique Condebelt drying technology provides good smoothness and printability in combination with an exceptional bulk.

contact Vince Collins (07977 178772) at Planet Collins Media.