Pro Carton

Welcome to Pro Carton

Pro Carton is the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers. Bringing together two elements of the supply chain, its main purpose is to promote the use of cartons and cartonboard as widely as possible. Operating across Europe with links in other parts of the world, Pro Carton seeks to inform the whole of the packaging chain of the most up to date developments in the industries as well as offering various other events, reports and activities to help brand owners, retailers and designers understand what is happening in the field of cartons and cartonboard.

Van Genechten Packaging
Van Genechten Packaging
Winner Pro Carton/ECMA Award - Most Innovative Carton 2006
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Pro Carton ECMA Award 2014 and the Pro Carton Young Designers Award 2014 – the finalists!
Design/Awards - Events
Pro Carton ECMA Award 2014 and the Pro Carton Young Designers Award 2014 – the finalists!
20th August 2014
The Pro Carton ECMA Award is widely supported: in 2014, more companies participated than ever before, and at 120 entries, this is the second highest number of entries in the history of the competition. The award ceremony for both Awards is a premiere this year: the winners will receive their awards at the first joint congress of ECMA and Pro Carton in festive surroundings – on 18th September at the Award Gala in Sorrento (Italy).

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Cartons are a perfect example of the Circular Economy
Sustainability - All
Cartons are a perfect example of the Circular Economy
20th August 2014
The concept of the Circular Economy is to optimise the use of natural resources by encouraging recycling, eco-design and waste prevention, among other measures. The paper industry, including cartonboard packaging, is at the forefront of putting these aims into practice.

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Pro Carton ECMA Award 2014: Europe eagerly expects the finalists
Design/Awards - Events
Pro Carton ECMA Award 2014: Europe eagerly expects the finalists
22nd July 2014
The meeting of the jury for the Pro Carton ECMA Awards at the beginning of July proved highly satisfactory: with over 120 entries from 12 European countries, the competition has taken on a broader base than ever before. In August, the finalists will be presented here on the E-News and the redesigned Pro Carton Website, and on 18th September the awards will be presented – at the Award Gala of the ECMA-Pro Carton Congress in Sorrento (Italy).

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Gobal Food Trends
Marketing Trends - Studies
Gobal Food Trends
22nd July 2014
As part of a world tour "World Tour by SIAL“ by the French Food Fair SIAL, 28 media from across the globe have determined three food trends in their regions. From these, the French retail expert, Olivier Dauvers, has distilled eight global trends for innovation in the food sector. Pro Carton is privileged to present them here.

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