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As society continues to experience upheavals in many different sectors, analysts indicate that the paperboard industry is also set for a challenging, yet exciting future.
Many companies rely on the analysis of market trends provided by the respected Market Research Reports Search Engine (MRRSE) in order to plan their business strategies for the coming years.
Paper recycling has been in use in the UK since the 19th Century when demand for paper suddenly increased due to the interest in books and magazines from authors such as Charles Dickens.
Paperboard is one of the most versatile materials to use for packaging. It is available in different grades, meaning that you can get packaging solutions for specific requirements.
This industry specialises in the creation of paperboard and paper products that can be processed further to get finer products. Recycled materials as well as wood pulp form the bulk of raw materials for the industry.
A paperboard defines a material that is thick and paper-based. There is no real definite differentiation that can be used in showing the differences between cardboard and paper other than cardboard is thicker than paper.
Paper derives its name from the Latin word “papyrus”, used to describe the plant based panels used for writing on in Ancient Egypt and has been in existence in its present form, since the 1st Century AD.
Paperboard is one material that has been widely adopted for a variety of purposes. It is a thick and flat piece of paper manufactured from a network of fibres. In fact, what sets the two apart is only the thickness.
Die cut cardboard machines are used to cut a number of identical shapes from different materials including cardboard, paper, metal, plastic or fabric. The ‘die’ is rather like an industrial cookie cutter – it is a cleverly designed stamp made up of blades that, when pressed firmly against a material, will punch out the desired […]
Preston Board & Packaging supply a variety of solid board products to different industries, from bed manufacturing to cable reels, from point of sale advertising to mounting boards, from cake boards to meat boxes. We offer a diverse range of Paperboard, Chipboard and Display Board products in sizes and thicknesses to suit all applications.