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Ten trends that will shape paperboard packaging of the future

At Sappi we do not only regard ourselves as manufacturers of premium paperboards such as the well known Algro Design SBB range, but also as solution providers for converter, brand owners and designers. In our everyday work we see

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Paperboard – indispensable to the business cycle

Packaging protects goods and conveys information.

Our premium paperboard family Algro Design forms the basis of a whole range of folding boxboard packaging that boosts the success

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A refined Advent

How embossed foil printing and cold foil transfer produce a high-quality calendar

Christmas spirit doesn’t just start on the first Sunday in Advent. So it’s even nicer when you already have a high-quality Advent calendar

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Brilliant prospects

Christoph Sontheimer of ECKART discusses the wide-ranging possibilities of metallic pigments

When it glitters, when it shines … people want it. The printing industry has long used metallic pigments and pearlescent effects

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Keeping the paper cycle alive

Myths about paper recycling – and what to think of them.
At Sappi, we want to contribute to reducing pollution by embracing our responsibility for the environment in our day-to-day work.
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Kenzo Continues to Enhance Brand Image with Unique Sappi Algro Design Packaging

Founded in 1987, LVMH has leveraged some of the world’s best-known luxury brands for dynamic growth. 

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Atelier© Folding Box Board launched at FachPack and LUXEPACK generated enthusiastic feedback

Bright white finish, smooth surface, silky feel, unique in market high gloss paired with high bulk and stiffness - delivering the utmost in premium quality folding box board

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Providing a sense of touch for fingers, mind, and heart

Fischer Papier finishes Algro Design Card with five highly emotional embossings.
If you want to succeed in the Swiss paper market you need lots of stamina, according to Swiss industry experts. In this price-sensitive market
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Eye-catching cover for trade journal VerpackungsRundschau

Five specialists enhance the extra issue “Packaging + Marketing 2018.”

VerpackungsRundschau is considered the leading trade journal of the packaging industry. For this

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Study proves: packaging boosts sales

Up to 70% of consumers allow packaging to influence part of their purchase decision.

There are many good reasons to produce carton packaging with premium paperboard such as Algro Design from Sappi.

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Atelier folding box board 1 is coming soon!

The folding box board 1 Atelier from Sappi will be available on the market shortly. First unprinted sample sheets will be shown at the FachPack 2018 and LUXE PACK MONACO exhibitions.

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Promoting sales through embossing

When something glitters, reflects and shines, we want to touch it. We take this urge into account in developing our packaging designs. Breathtaking effects can be attained with embossing:

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Creative premium packaging at LUXE PACK Monaco

Improving brand communication with Algro Design paperboard

Sappi Limited, a leading global producer of packaging and speciality papers and boards, today reported that

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Experiencing finishes – hot and cold foil

Hot” and cold foil are among the most popular finishing processes in the print and packaging market. Although similarities between the foils might be expected, they are very different in their application and use.

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Visit us at FachPack 2018!

Act fast and get one of twenty admission tickets.

With over 40,000 trade visitors and around 1,500 exhibitors, especially from the DACH region

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Experience the new Algro Design Swatch Book!

The new Swatch Book for Sappi’s premium paperboard Algro Design is a true work of art.

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Designers will love it!

A new project, a new challenge. For packaging designers, there has to be an optimal fit between creativity and technical possibilities

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Does paper have a negative impact on our environment?

Myths and facts ─ dispelling common prejudices about paper and cardboard

Our day-to-day work at Sappi consists of using the renewable resource wood to manufacture things that provide sustainable, efficient solutions.

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Why folding cartons are the packaging of the future

In times of sustainability and zero waste, brand owners and retailers have to rethink:

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Security first

The General Data Protection Regulation: your data in good hands

The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), passed to ensure the further enhanced security of personal data, took effect on May 25, 2018.

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House of Besserat de Bellefon chooses Sappi’s carton board to showcase its iconic Champagne

The famed House of Besserat de Bellefon, based in Epernay in the Champagne region of France, has chosen to package its crown jewel, Cuvée des Moines, in a presentation case

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Sustainable by nature

Myths and facts: let’s bust some common myths about paper.
Sappi places great value on sustainability. Our entire team acts with responsibility in mind and treats the natural product of wood with the care it deserves.

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A champagne box with a note of distinction

It has a precious look and a metallic gloss and gives a foretaste of the noble drop which is hiding inside …

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Eco-Effectiveness

Sappi’s sustainability initiative is a clear commitment to even greater environmental awareness.

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Packaging design: why choosing the right substrate matters

The first impression counts. Often, there is no second chance to change this initial perception. 

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Swatch Book Algro Design available

The Making of the Algro Design Swatch Book

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Multisensory marketing: providing purchasing impetus with paperboard

How do consumers perceive products and brands in an overstimulated world? What influences their purchasing decisions? Studies in neuropsychology and behavioral science show:

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Packaging Design – The Key Factors

Although it is meant to be ‘just’ for product protection, transport and storage, packaging is really so much more than that.

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Appeals to all the senses: Metal effect meets Sappi paperboard

Sappi's Algro Design boosts presentation of metallic pigments for ECKART’s illoom.-LookBook

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Sustainability – It’s about more than just being "green"

Sappi is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of wood fibre products as well as a pioneer in terms of sustainability.

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Pure, natural, bright effects with Sappi Algro Design

Sappi’s bright white Algro Design reflects Nordic packaging values for new Edelmanns Lumene ‘Wheel of Light’ line of cosmetics.
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Welcome to our blog

Dear Visitor,

At Sappi, we live and breathe paper and cartonboard with every fibre of our being.

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