Highcon & Stora Enso – Innovative Eco-friendly Solutions for Confectionery


Stora Enso, Highcon and Gafs Kartong – innovation in confectionery that is also eco-friendly.

In this special joint webinar, to be held on Wednesday, September 16th at 15:00 CET, 09:00 AM ET, Highcon will be hosting Eva Lundqvist, Product Manager at Stora Enso and Lasse Svärd, Co-owner at Gafs Kartong in Sweden.


Together we will be demonstrating how the combination of Stora Enso innovative low carbon paperboard for chocolate packaging, Performa Light™  and our digital cutting and creasing technology contribute to sustainability.

We will show you a product jointly designed to show off our capabilities, printed and digitally finished locally in Sweden by Highcon customer, Gafs Kartong who will add their perspective to the story.

This is another in our series of webinars with key industry players in the folding carton and corrugated market.


Eva Lundqvist, Senior Product Manager, Stora Enso Packaging Materials Division

Eva has over 30 years’ experience working with developing carton board products for the packaging industry.

Her passion and focus are in developing and using renewable materials and innovative solutions where Stora Enso is a forerunner. She has been working for many years in the areas of carton board development by making sure that the material works well in printing and converting processes.

Stora Enso is a leading provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wooden constructions and paper on global markets. Our aim is to replace fossil based materials by innovating and developing new products and services based on wood and other renewable materials.


Lasse Svärd, Co-owner, Sales and Development at Gafs Karton in Sweden.

Gafs Kartong was one of the very first Highcon Euclid customers in the world.  In fact – check out this video we made in 2015!

Lasse has over 20 years of experience from various roles at Gafs Kartong. His focus is on sales and development.

Gafs Kartong is a family-owned carton converter in Sweden. They provide all industries with tailor-made packages in solid carton and micro-flute. Sustainable brands choose packaging solutions from Gafs.