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MirriNor Bio
MirriNor is a ground breaking, metallised packaging board, specifically designed as part of a joint venture between Smurfit Kappa Sheetfeeding, and Mirri, a leading worldwide brand in metallic laminated board and paper.
In Use – MirriNor is marketed across the packaging sector and has been used for many high end drinks packaging projects. MirriNor has also been widely used in the multimedia sector.

Benefits
Packaging Reduction, Storage and Transport efficiency

Product Categories
Drinks, Food, Household & Personal Care

Relevant Materials
Corrugated

Relevant Packaging Formats
Cartons

Supply Chain Phase
Packing

Details

MirriNor is a silver laminated board that combines a high quality, biodegradable metallic film from Mirri with Smurfit Kappa’s patented and groundbreaking Karten Flute  corrugated board. This combination creates a highly innovative, premium metallic board product that offers a high quality finish, great printability, environmental credentials and the revolutionary characteristics of Smurfit’s Karten Flute corrugated board in terms of high strength and light weight at 435gsm (770micron).

Developed with luxury goods and gift packs in mind, MirriNor is also very relevant for a wide range of FMCG products, providing the appearance of a premium pack, with reduced packaging weight yet great strength, lifting aspirational commodity items to premium levels through the power of packaging

Potential Benefits

Benefits of MirriNor
 
Strength - Due to the nature of Smurfit Kappa Karten Flute, MirriNor is very strong 
 
Protection - Designed to add extra protection for packaged products while being transported, can eliminate the need for further transit packaging. 
 
Sustainability - Up to 30% lighter, FSC/PEFC accredited 
 
Environmental - Fully recyclable and biodegradable options available 
 
Efficiency – Performance engineered to reduce manufacturing processes and waste, ultimately achieving client requirements through simpler processing. 
 
Versatility - Bespoke options are endless to suit all requirements 
 
Cost - Lower carbon footprint in manufacturing and distribution

Intellectual Property

Smurfit Kappa’s groundbreaking Karten Flute  corrugated board is patented

Consultant View

N/A

Contacts and Further Information


MirriNor
MirriNor is a ground breaking, metallised microflute board, specifically designed as part of a joint venture between Norboard, the specialty corrugated board division of Smurfit Kappa Group and Celloglas Mirri, a leading worldwide brand in metallic laminated board and paper.
www.mirrinor.co.uk
Contact:

Jennifer Deacon   jennifer.deacon@celloglas.co.uk
Marketing Manager
Mirri – A Division of Celloglas     Mobile: +44 (0)7768 940 713
Telephone: 0118 9303656
www.mirrinor.co.uk

Smurfit Kappa
Smurfit Kappa UK is the country's leading manufacturer of paper-based packaging and point of sale, providing innovative solutions regardless of  size, shape, finishes and performance requirements.
The Smurfit Kappa network of facilities offers an integrated solution to all products and market sectors delivering innovative and cost effective packaging and point of sale solutions. 

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