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19 December 2023

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We wish you a peaceful and merry Christmas. Looking forward to Changing the world of paper together in a sustainable and profitable way.
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09 October 2023

The papers from Crown Van Gelder International BV are Ecolabel certified by the European Union!

The renewal of the Ecolabel certification reflects our determination to provide environmentally friendly solutions not only to our customers but also to other value chain partners. It shows our compliance with the standards established by the European Union with one goal in mind: reducing our environmental footprint.
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08 September 2023

Crown Van Gelder is happy to announce that we are a partner in the Horizon Finishing First event 13- 15 September in Quickborn

In modern production and printing, we often focus on cutting-edge technology and processes to achieve Hi-Speed finishing and error-free results. But let's not overlook the crucial role that paper plays in this intricate dance of precision and efficiency.
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14 June 2023

Crown Van Gelder Receives EcoVadis Gold Medal

Crown Van Gelder is proud to share that we have been awarded the EcoVadis Gold Medal once again for delivering results in improving its environmental impact and promoting sustainable practices within Crown Van Gelder. With the gold status Crown Van Gelder belongs to the top 5% of all companies worldwide who are rewarded with this medal.
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09 June 2023

Crown Van Gelder Secures 3rd Place in VNP Awards for energy efficiency!

We are happy to share that Crown Van Gelder, the leading Inkjet paper manufacturer committed to sustainability, took the 3rd place in this year's VNP Awards for energy efficiency during the Fiber Future Festival.
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25 May 2023

Fespa Global Print Expo 2023

An amazing show in the Messe Munich during 23-26 May with around 60.000 visitors so far. During the Expo HP presented the new HP PWXL 8200 Pro Printer (reels) successfully with our Letsgo High Performance 140 and 180gsm (7&9 PT) substrates.
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02 May 2023

REINVEST2050

Crown Van Gelder recently featured in the fourth edition of REINVEST2050 from Cepi. Since the publication of the last edition in 2021, many companies have struggled and faced multiple challenges that slowed down investment decisions. In a post post-pandemic recovery, businesses in our sector have been experiencing regulatory uncertainty, raising carbon prices, and skyrocketing costs for raw materials and energy.
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24 April 2023

Inkjet Summit

The Inkjet Summit is an amazing event and an uniquely valuable experience. As an industry leader in the area of Inkjet substrates we look forward talking to many partners and experts about optimizing the Inkjet production process and how to lower your Total Cost of Print.
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18 April 2023

MEET THE NEW CROWN VAN GELDER

Crown Van Gelder recently came under new ownership of EPAC Technologies. This will change the industry in a great way for our customers. In the March/April issue of the Digital Printer magazine we present the new Crown Van Gelder after re-starting on March 1 of this year.
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06 April 2023

EMPACK 2023 & Packaging Innovations

Today we visited the Empack and Packaging Innovations 2023 event in Den Bosch. During this event we visited Rillprint and saw amazing new sustainable products created from Crown Native (sugar beet paper).
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01 March 2023

Press release: CVG is Changing the World of Paper

We are very happy to be at Hunkeler Innovation Days celebrating the relaunch of Crown Van Gelder International B.V. Not only is CVG now in its best financial position in our 126 year history (debt free with 30 million Euros of equity), we will actually be able to grow our 250 person work force this year.
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27 February 2023

Meet us at the Hunkeler Innovationdays 2023!

February 27 to March 2, 2023 at the Lucerne Exhibition Centre Switzerland, Hall 1 booth 36. Watch our Letsgo range of industrial inkjet paper being printed or converted live on show. Our dedicated partners will run new and established grades in sheets (Kyocera and Xerox) and rolls (HP Inc, Screen Graphic Solutions, Eastman Kodak). Canon shows a range of printed Letsgo products. These and live printed material are converted by finishing partners like Hunkeler, Horizon and others in front of your own eyes.
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08 December 2022

New direct mail inkjet paper from Crown Van Gelder

We recorded the very first run of the new Crown Letsgo High Performance with 140 and 180 gsm - 7 and 9 pt caliper - for stiff but lighter one piece mailers and direct mail cards. This extended range is commercially available in Europe and North America from January 2023. Watch the movie below to get a sneak peek.
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08 December 2022

Crown Van Gelder announces new direct mail inkjet paper

High energy costs, rising postal tariffs and other inflationary factors are here to stay. In response to increased needs for affordable direct mail inkjet paper with high quality print results, Crown Van Gelder recently launched their extended portfolio of Crown Letsgo High Performance, with 140 and 180 gsm - 7 and 9 pt caliper - for stiff but lighter one piece mailers and direct mail cards.
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07 November 2022

Go Inspire Group nominated for the Digital Printer Award 2022

Once again this year GI Solutions has been nominated for the Digital Printer Award 2022. The client for the award nominated job was Lakeland and of course this mass personalized mailing was printed on Crown Van Gelder paper (Letsgo Silk 130 gsm).
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17 June 2022

Innovative Technology and Sustainability and Public choice award goes to Crown Native during the Xplor France event

Last night the association Xplor France selected the price winners of the Xpor Innovative Technology and Sustainability award. The Xplor event is a key moment in the sector, the Xplor Awards highlights the sector by bringing visibility to innovative applications. Representing Crown Van Gelder Philippe Simoni presented our Crown Native sustainable brand with a two minute pitch video.
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23 May 2022

Unique collaboration wins at EUROSAC Grand Prix: sustainable bag based on sugar beet pulp

A paper bag that is strong, food safe, recyclable, compostable and both offset and flexo printable. Due to a unique synergy in the value chain, five partners have created this sustainable and innovative solution. The icing on the cake: winning two prizes at the EUROSAC Grand Prix 2022: Bronze and Public Choice Award!
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12 May 2022

Crown Van Gelder is going for Gold with development partners

Crown Van Gelder is going for Gold with development partners in the Eurosac Grand Prix on May 19-21 in Bilbao, Spain. This year, 3 members of Eurosac (Novidon, Fiorini and Crown Van Gelder) will pitch together, in collaboration with sugar beet pulp supplier Cosun and brandowner DLF.
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20 April 2022

Crown Van Gelder receives EcoVadis gold

Good news: Crown Van Gelder obtained the EcoVadis gold score yet again in 2022. For this achievement we are awarded the gold EcoVadis-medal.
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18 March 2022

Homework on sustainable sugarbeet paper?

Homework on sustainable sugarbeet paper? It is possible!
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06 October 2021

Procter & Gamble wins the Readers Sustainability award during FachPack

We announced earlier that Crown Van Gelder was nominated for the sustainability awards. Paper made from Dutch Sugar Beet Pulp (Crown Native) was one of the new innovations that was nominated by the readers as one of the biggest innovations this year.
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30 September 2021

Crown Van Gelder 125 year Anniversary

On September 17, 1896, the first paper rolled off the machine in Velsen. On September 17, 2021 that was exactly 125 years ago. Our world has changed beyond recognition. The history of Van Gelder Zonen, Van Gelder Paper and Crown Van Gelder is therefore a story of pioneering and innovation.
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08 September 2021

Crown Native nominated for Packaging Europe’s readers award

Packaging Europe asked their readers to nominate a sustainable packaging product that impressed them in the last 12 months. We are proud to announce that the readers of Packaging Europe nominated Crown Native for the Packaging Europe’s readers award.
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01 September 2021

Packaging sugar in sugar: a dream comes true

Richelle Van Helten had a dream to pack sugar in sugar beet paper as you might have seen in our earlier videos. Finally the dream of Richelle Van Helten, Cosun Beet Company, Van Gilse and Crown Van Gelder has come true
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30 August 2021

Crown Native included in the KIDV knowledge base

More and more entrepreneurs want to get started with sustainable packaging, because they see the importance and opportunities of a circular economy for packaging material.
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30 July 2021

Van Gilse kilo granulated sugar bags made from sugar beet paper

As from this summer, sugar beet pulp will be used to make Van Gilse kilo bags of granulated sugar. The kilo bags will be on sale in supermarkets.
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19 July 2021

VNP Chooses Crown Native for Annual report 2020/2021

The annual report 2020/2021 from Royal VNP (Association of Dutch Paper and Cardboard mills) is printed in offset by SpringerUit Drukwerk in Schoorl.
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28 June 2021

Sustainability Facts & Figures 2020 now available

We at Crown Van Gelder believe in a successful balance between people, planet and profit. That is why we produce as much as possible in an environmental friendly and sustainable way.
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08 April 2021

Global Food Contact

The programme for the Global Food Contact conference will be announced soon.
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15 February 2021

Sugar beet paper commercially available!

Crown van Gelder will start selling paper made with sugar beet in January 2021.
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28 January 2021

Press release: Crown Letsgo 3rd generation

Crown Van Gelder starts production of Crown Letsgo 3rd generation grades as of 1 February 2021.
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08 January 2021

Crown Van Gelder nominated for IJmond Sustainability Award 2021!

On Thursday 11-02-2021, the IJmond Sustainable Award will be presented during the digital kick-off conference of the Upcycle Your Waste project for a circular economy.
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23 November 2020

A promised land

Dutch paper mill Crown Van Gelder developed a new book paper for Barack Obama’s memoir ‘A Promised Land’.
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28 October 2020

The extra step forward

As you might know the paper industry is a very Circular industry. E.g.
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06 October 2020

Crown Van Gelder introduces paper from sugar beets

Crown van Gelder will start selling paper made with sugar beet in January 2021.
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01 September 2020

3rd generation Crown Letsgo Silk XF available today

Op speciaal verzoek van onze klanten heeft Crown Van Gelder besloten om de 3e Generatie Crown Letsgo Silk XF voor op schema al in september 2020 uit te brengen.
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16 July 2020

Sustainable paper and packaging from sugar beets

Sugar pulp can be applied as a sustainable substitute for wood fibre to produce paper on an industrial scale
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06 July 2020

Crown Van Gelder & Eneco

Crown Van Gelder is investigating together with Eneco a next step into a sustainable future by maybe building
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