Vision Paper and Board extends packaging boards range
Vision Paper and Board has added SilvaFreeze to its extensive range of packaging and graphical boards.
SilvaFreeze is a high quality GC2 folding box board produced by Mayr-Melnhof Karton in Europe. Certified for direct contact food contact, SilvaFreeze benefits from an advanced moisture barrier and a max Cobb value of 50 g/g2 (180 secs).
Dan Brown, group board manager for Vision Paper and Board, said: ‘We are delighted that MM Karton have chosen us as its exclusive UK merchant distributor for SilvaFreeze. Our extensive range of standard sizes is available now for immediate despatch and, from our stock of cutter reels, we can also offer our unique ‘Your Size’ bespoke sheeting service, with express deliveries on special sizes direct from our factory in the West Midlands.’
MM Karton operates nine board machines in Europe and has an annual capacity of more than 1.7 million tonnes. SilvaFreeze is produced in the Netherlands in a range from 215 to 400 g/m2 and is FSC certified.
Graham Wallder, UK Sales Manager for MM Karton, commented on the new distributor: ‘We are very pleased to be strengthening our partnership with Vision Paper and Board; with their extensive sheeting and storage facility, they offer the perfect fit for SilvaFreeze in the UK. We look forward to working more closely with them to develop this exciting market sector.’
SilvaFreeze is a high quality GC2 folding box board produced from 100% virgin cellulose fibres with high stiffness and bulk for fast and economical printed results. The perfect optical properties provide eye catching product images and the soft, tactile surface lends a quality feel to cartons produced on SilvaFreeze, whilst the enhanced moisture barrier gives unrivalled protection to the package contents.
The range is suitable for pharmaceutical and hygiene, food and general packaging products. Stocks and trial sheets are available now for immediate delivery from Vision Paper and Board.
Vision Paper and Board is also stockist of MM Topliner, the FSC certified coated liner board for high quality offset printing.