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Link: Chinese Firm to Build Pulp and Paper Factory in Ethiopia

(Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, December 27, 2016) A newly-established joint venture Purewood Pulp, Paper and Packaging PLC is said to have invested USD 60 million to set up a manufacturing plant on a 68,000sqm plot located inside the Eastern Industry Zone, the first Chinese built and owned industrial park in Ethiopia.
The new pulp factory will have an installed capacity of manufacturing 10,000 tons of toilet paper, 15,000 tons of Kraft paper and 7,500 tons of cartons per year. The mill is planned to be operational in 11 months’ time.
To read complete report Go To: http://www.ezega.com/News/NewsDetails/3745/Chinese-Firm-to-Build-Pulp-and-Paper-Factory-in-Ethiopia (Source: Ezega)

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Valmet to Perform Capacity Increase Project for Matías Gomá Tomás’ Board Mill

(La Riba, Catalonia, Spain, Dec. 14, 2016) Valmet has received an order for a

woodfree
Link: Higher prices poised to take hold on Britain’s woodfree paper

(Gernsbach, Germany, Dec. 13, 2016) Manufacturers are pushing for price hikes for printing and

ontex_dourges
Ontex opens new tissue plant in Dourges, France

(France, Dec. 12, 2016) Ontex Group officially opened its new production site in Dourges,

pehart_tec
Romanian tissue paper maker expands sales by 30%

(Bucharest, Dec. 13, 2016) Romania’s tissue paper producer Pehart Tec raised its sales by

acquisition
New-Indy to Acquire Corrugated Packaging Company, triPAQ

(USA, Dec. 13, 2016) New-Indy JV Corp. announced that they have entered into an

precision_paper
PPC completes $5.8 million expansion project

(Kaukauna, WI., USA, Dec. 14, 2016) Precision Paper Converters (PPC) announced the completion of

gruvon_billerud
BillerudKorsnäs to Invest SEK 5.7 Billion in New Board Machine at Gruvön Mill

(Sweden, Dec. 12, 2016) The board of BillerudKorsnäs has today made the decision to

schumacher
Schumacher Packaging takes over Polish paper plant

(Germany, Dec. 08, 2016) German cardboard packaging maker Schumacher Packaging GmbH has acquired a

ecomm_packaging
U.S. Market for Boxes Used in E-Commerce to Grow 10% Annually Through 2020

(Cleveland, USA, Dec. 7, 2016) Demand for boxes for e-commerce packaging is forecast to

ds_smith
DS Smith Acquires P&I Displays and Packaging in Portugal

(London, UK, Dec. 7, 2016) DS Smith on Dec. 2 said that it has

JV
Nippon Paper Crecia and Kasuga Paper Industry form tissue production joint venture in Japan

(Tokyo, Japan, Dec. 6, 2016) Nippon Paper Group announced that Nippon Paper Crecia Co.,

graphic_papers
Total European shipments of graphic papers in September 2016 down 4.3% vs Sept. 2015

(Brussels, Dec. 5, 2016) EURO-GRAPH, the European Association of Graphic Paper Producers, published its

glassine_paper
Nippon Paper Industries reviews the production structure of glassine paper

(Tokyo, Japan, December 06, 2016) Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. decided to review the

toscotec_tissueMachine
Toscotec to rebuild PM1 tissue machine at Correll Tissue in Durban, South Africa

(Italy, 06 6 December, 2016) Toscotec has been awarded a contract to rebuild PM1

recard_tissue
Italy’s Recard develops new Easy Crescent tissue machine

(Lucca, Italy, Dec. 6, 2016) Listening to customers’ needs allows creating tailor-made machines, but

backtoschool_cover
Link: Back-to-School Report: Why Paper Belongs in the Classroom

(Montreal, Canada, Sept. 20, 2016) Paper plays an incredibly important role in learning. Study

battery_packaging_1
Sonoco to invest $20 million in new battery packaging center

(Atlanta, USA, Dec. 05, 2016) Sonoco will invest $20 million in the development of

saturating_paper
Expera Launches Resin-Gard™ Saturating Papers

(Kaukauna, WI, USA, December 1, 2016) Expera Specialty Solutions is adding a new product

triwall_packaging
Tri-Wall to take over Polish cardboard packaging maker; acquisition plans in Poland

(Hong Kong, Dec. 05, 2016) Hong-Kong based Tri-Wall Europe Holding Limited has unveiled plans

paper_generic
Link: Paper Prices in UK Set for 5 – 10 Percent Increase

(London, UK, Dec. 05, 2016) Most of the major papermakers have sent letters, seen

columbus_container
Packaging Corp. of America Completes Acquisition of Columbus Container

(USA, Dec. 1, 2016) Packaging Corp. of America today announced that it has completed

clearwaterpaper_logo
Clearwater Paper to close Oklahoma city tissue converting facility and restructure Neenah mill

(Spokane, USA, Nov. 29, 2016) Clearwater Paper Corporation (CLW) today announced the permanent closure

BHS_corrugated
PT-Fajarsurya orders new corrugators from BHS

(Indonesia, Nov. 29, 2016) PT-Fajarsurya, a subsidiary of the Indonesian paper major PT Fajar

cores
European Court: Cores are packaging; verdict issued in response to questions from the Paris Commercial Court

(Brussels, Nov. 30, 2016) Cores are defined as packaging. The European Court has confirmed

paperbag
Proposed paper bag fee in Massachusetts to cost consumers millions; task force overreaches in plan to ban plastic bags

(Boston, Nov. 28, 2016) The plastic bag ban outlined today by Boston City Councilor

vina_kraft
Rengo announces start of new capacity at joint paper mill in Vietnam

(Vietnam, 23 November, 2016) Rengo Co., Ltd. announces the successful start of the second

containerboard_production
Top 3 Trends Impacting the Containerboard Market in North America Through 2020

(USA, Nov. 22, 2016) Technavio’s latest report on the containerboard market in North America

dssmith_erlensee
DS Smith officially opens new display and consumer packaging plant in Germany

(London, UK, Nov. 21, 2016) DS Smith on Nov. 17 officially opened its newly-built

firsttissue_anderson
First Quality Tissue Announces Plans to Install Two New Tissue Machines

(USA, Nov. 21, 2016) First Quality Tissue today announced that it will install two

paper_releaseLiner
Dow backs recycling of paper release liner waste

(Brussels, Belgium, November 14, 2016) Dow Chemical subsidiary Dow Corning has entered a partnership

acquisition
Schur Flexibles takes majority holding in Drukkerij Zwart

(The Netherlands, Nov. 21, 2016) The Schur Flexibles Group acquires a majority holding in

tetrapak_logo
Tetra Pak identifies food & beverage opportunities in senior market

(Sweden, Nov. 21, 2016) Tetra Pak has released a consumer study to highlight opportunities

paper_machine
Gomà-Camps orders new paper machine

(Heidenheim, Germany, Nov. 18, 2016) Gomà-Camps Consumer, SLU, company owned by Gomà-Camps Group and

containerboard_production
U.S. containerboard production increased in October 2016

(Washington DC, USA, Nov. 17, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association released its

boxboard
Total U.S. boxboard production decreased 2.0 percent in October

(Washington DC, USA, Nov. 18, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association has released

rapp_mill
Link: Indonesia-based RAPP eyes bigger market share with 30% production hike in 2017

(Pangkalan Kerinci, Riau, Indonesia, November 17, 2016) Indonesia’s second-largest pulp and paper firm PT

martin924
New ultra-modern case maker for parent company in Oudegem

(Oudegem, Belgium, Nov. 15, 2016) VPK's parent company in Oudegem, Belgium, has a new,

menasha
Menasha Packaging to centralize its Minnesota operations; will optimize efficiencies

(USA, Nov. 16, 2016) Menasha will consolidate its Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, corrugated sheet plant

trays
Corrugated board trays can extend fresh fruit shelf-life by up to three days longer than a plastic crate

(Helsinki, Finland, Nov. 07, 2016) “Micro-organisms survive longer on the plastic surface of a

velvet_care
Poland’s Velvet Care to invest €37M, expand workforce

(Warsaw, Poland, Nov. 14, 2016) Polish tissue paper maker Velvet Care is implementing an

voith_decor
Voith to supply new decor paper machine in India

(Heidenheim, Germany, Nov. 11, 2016) Voith has won a new contract to supply a

packaging_council
Stunning Folding Cartons Among PPC Competition Winners

(USA, Nov. 8, 2016) The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) recently announced the winners of

toscotec_AHEAD
Twinsaver to become the largest tissue manufacturer in Sub-Saharan Africa

(Johannesburg, South Africa, Nov. 09, 2016) Twinsaver Group, the major manufacturer of tissue products

recycled_paper
New law requires France’s government bodies to buy more recycled paper

(Gernsbach, Germany, Nov. 10, 2016) The entry into force of France’s law on the

use_paper
Link: California bans plastic bags; recyclable paper bags to become the norm statewide

(Washington DC, USA, Nov 09, 2016) The fate of the first statewide single-use plastic

wepa_Piechowice
German tissue paper maker upgrades Polish plant

(Switzerland, Nov. 08, 2016) German tissue maker Wepa Professional Hygiene has awarded a contract

Kruger_trois_r
Kruger’s #PM10 rebuild project on budget and on time; will manufacture recycled lightweight linerboard

(Canada, Nov. 04, 2016) Kruger’s No. 10 Paper Machine (PM10) rebuild project is proceeding

acquisition
Smurfit Kappa to acquire Saxon Packaging in the UK

(Dublin, Ireland, Nov. 07, 2016) Smurfit Kappa UK announced the acquisition of Saxon Packaging

graphicpaper
UPM Paper ENA plans to reduce 305,000 tonnes of graphic paper capacity in Europe

(Helsinki, Finland, 3 November 2016) UPM is planning to permanently reduce its graphic paper

sappi
Sappi Europe to hike graphic paper prices by 10 per cent in the UK market

(London, UK, Nov 03, 2016) Sappi Europe intends to increase prices for all graphic

leipa
Leipa (Germany) contracts Voith to convert newsprint machine for the production of white top testliner

(Germany, Nov. 01, 2016) Leipa Georg Leinfelder GmbH has contracted Voith to reconstruct its

Androscoggin-mill
Verso plans to temporarily idle 200,000 tons of annual production capacity at Androscoggin mill

(USA, Nov 01, 2016) Verso Corporation today announced plans to temporarily idle the No.

ethos
Appleton Coated Expands Product Options with Ethos Enhanced Inkjet Paper

(USA, Oct. 26, 2016) Appleton Coated announced that it has expanded its inkjet product

cardboard
Romanian cardboard production, demand expand

(Bucharest., Romania, Oct. 24, 2016) Romania’s cardboard consumption rose to 322,000 tonnes in 2015,

sca_tork
Link: Swedish paper giant may ditch timber to focus on growth markets: the fast growing hygiene sector

(New York, Oct. 23, 2016) SCA recently announced plans to spin out its paper

shipments
BIR World Mirror on Recovered Paper / Quarterly Report – October 2016: fiber exports remained challenging with a slight dip in export volumes

(Brussels, Belgium, October 23, 2016) China, an economy of US$ 11tn-plus, is currently going

loading_paper
U.S. Printing-Writing Paper Shipments Decreased 8 Percent in September

(Washington DC, USA, Oct. 24, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association has released

sca_1
SCA to invest nearly $24 million in its Kentucky plant

(Sweden, Oct. 25, 2016) SCA, a global hygiene and forest products provider, will increase

baking_papers
Munksjö extends its range of baking papers with lightweight Aderpack 35 g/m²

(Sweden, Oct. 21, 2016) Munksjö extends its AderpackTM range with a 35 g/m² low

board
U.S. containerboard production in September increased 2 Percent; boxboard production down 4.2%

(Washington DC, USA, Oct. 20, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association released its

recycling
Paper Recycling Rate in Europe Reached 71.5% in 2015

(Brussels, Oct. 20, 2016) The European Recovered Paper Council (ERPC) announced that the paper

easypack
Pregis acquired Easypack, a paper-based protective packaging company

(UK, October 14, 2016) Pregis has acquired Easypack, Hertfordshire, UK, a paper-based protective packaging

ampac
Pritzker to acquire ProAmpac

(Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, Oct. 17, 2016) Pritzker Group Private Capital today announced it has

ar_packaging
AR Packaging Acquires Maju Jaya Sarana Grafika in Indonesia

(Sweden / Indonesia, Oct. 17, 2016) AR Packaging Group AB is pleased to announce

americk
Saica Group acquires Americk Packaging

(Dublin, October 16, 2016) Americk Packaging have informed its employees, customers, suppliers and now

storopack
Storopack launches temperature-controlled protective packaging; thermal delivery systems for temperature-sensitive products

(Germany, October 17, 2016) Storopack, specialist in protective packaging, is adding a 96-hour system

paper_digital
Link: ‘Paper industry will continue to prosper, as there is still lot of things that digital media like the internet cannot do’

(Mumbai, India, Oct 17, 2016) Siddharth Bang of Bang Paper, based in Hyderabad has

print_paper
Link: ‘Majority of print is still on paper,’ says Indian paper executive

(Mumbai, India, Oct 17, 2016) 'Majority of print is still on paper,' says Mr.

domtar
Packaging Corp. of America to Acquire Columbus Container for $100 Million

(USA, Oct. 12, 2016) Packaging Corp. of America ("PCA") today announced that it has

valmet_ntt
Valmet to supply two Advantage NTT tissue production lines to Sofidel’s Greenfield mill in Ohio

(Helsinki, Finland, Oct. 13, 2016) Valmet announced that it will deliver two Advantage NTT

rieger
Prinzhorn Group plans to invest in new paper machine; capacity 493,000 t/a containerboard

(Germany, Oct. 14, 2016) Hamburger Rieger GmbH, part of the Austrian Prinzhorn Group, has

idempapers
Idempapers to Hike Price for Carbonless Sheets

(Brussels, Belgium, Oct. 13, 2016) Belgium-based specialty papermaker Idempapers SA said that it will

internet_packaging
BillerudKorsnäs Venture Announces Equity Investment in Leading Serialization Company Kezzler

(Sweden, Oct. 12, 2016) Kezzler AS, a leader in serialization business services, today announced

mondi
Mondi Group to Acquire Russian Corrugated Packaging Producer, Beepack

(Johannesburg, S Africa, Oct. 10, 2016) Mondi Group has signed an agreement to acquire

tolko
Tolko’s kraft paper mill in The Pas may have buyer

(Canada, Oct. 11, 2016) CBC News said that it has learned the name of

charmin_1
Charmin makes it easier for consumers to choose responsibly sourced tissue products

(Cincinnati, USA, Oct. 10, 2016) New On-Pack Seal Communicates Charmin’s Partnership with Forest Stewardship

financial_report
Gascogne’s sales down 2.9 per cent to Euro 212.8 million in 1H 2016

(France, Oct. 11, 2016) Gascogne’s sales in the first six months of the year

polska
Belgium’s Van Genechten to expand Polish cardboard packaging plant

(Brussels, Oct. 10, 2016) To increase output capacity Belgian cardboard packaging producer Van Genechten

westrock
WestRock to Invest $48 Million to Consolidate and Expand Sioux City Box Plants

(USA, Oct. 7, 2016) WestRock on Thursday announced a $48 million expansion of its

testliner
Manufacturers Team with Suppliers to Promote the Corrugated Packaging Industry

(USA, October 11, 2016) The Fibre Box Association (FBA) is pleased to announce its

pricehike
Resolute, Verso and Catalyst Announce Price Hikes for Coated Groundwood and SC Grades

(USA, Oct. 07, 2016) Major North American producers of groundwood and SC papers have

valmet_ntt
Sofidel is to start up two new Valmet Advantage NTT 200 tissue machines in Circleville (Ohio); 70,000 tonnes/yr of capacity

(Porcari, Italy, Oct. 05, 2016) The announcement was made yesterday by Sofidel CEO Luigi

divest
Weyerhaeuser to sell its printing papers business

(USA, Oct. 5, 2016) Weyerhaeuser Company today announced an agreement to sell North Pacific

HQ
Valmet to supply board machine rebuild for Arkhangelsk PPM

(Helsinki, Oct 04, 2016) The start-up of the rebuilt machine is scheduled for the

kappa
Smurfit Kappa makes world’s biggest cardboard box

(Dublin, Ireland, Oct. 05, 2016) The challenge was to make a box big enough

eurobox
Dunapack Eurobox to open Polish cardboard packaging plant

(Warsaw, Oct 06, 2016) Eurobox Polska has unveiled plans to set up a new

valmet_focus_rewinder
Valmet to supply a rewinder to Roto-cart in Italy

(Helsinki, Finland, Sept. 30, 2016) The Italian tissue converting company Roto-cart Spa has selected

closure
SCA closes baby diaper business in Mexico

(Stockholm, Sweden, Oct 03, 2016) As part of SCA’s work with addressing weak market

voith
Voith to Supply Liansheng Paper in Taiwan with New Packaging Paper Machine

(Heidenheim, Germany, September 29, 2016) Voith said that it will supply Liansheng Paper Industry

valmet
Valmet to supply paper machine modifications and a new winder to Laakirchen Papier in Austria

(Helsinki, Finland, September 29, 2016) Valmet will supply paper machine modifications and a new

sttissue
ST Tissue Announces $35 Million Capacity Expansion Project at Franklin, VA Mill

(Franklin, Virginia, USA, Sept. 29, 2016) Tak Investments, owner of tissue mills in Oconto

kyro_mill
Metsä Board to Permanently Close Down Wallpaper Base Machine in Kyro

(Helsinki, Finland, September 29, 2016) Metsä Board announced on August 4, 2016 that it

R&D
Link: IIT Hyderabad develops sanitary napkins that absorb better

(Chennai, India, Sept. 27, 2016) The absorption capacity of napkins with nanofibre was higher

redstar
Belarusian paper mill eyes higher exports following upgrade

(Minsk, Belarus, Sept. 28, 2016) Belarusian paper mill Red Star is planning to raise

rewinder
A Celli to deliver rewinder to Sofidel

(Lucca, Italy, Sept. 28, 2016) A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an order for a

paperless
65 North American Companies Remove “Go Paperless – Go Green” Claims

(Washington DC, USA, Sept. 23, 2016) Two Sides North America, Inc. confirmed that over

ojipaper
Link: Japanese papermakers shedding excess capacity

(Tokyo, September 23, 2016) Japan’s paper manufacturers have started to rationalize their production facilities

OCC_3
Link: Strong Domestic Demand in U.S. for Old Corrugated Containers Pushing Prices

(USA, September 23, 2016) Domestic demand in the U.S. for old corrugated containers (OCC)

valmet
Valmet to rebuild Metsä Tissue’s tissue machines in Raubach in Germany and Pauliström in Sweden

(Helsinki, Finland, September 21, 2016) Metsä Tissue has selected Valmet as supplier for the

paperboard
Total U.S. Boxboard Production Fell 2.9 Percent in August

(Washington DC, USA, Sept. 22, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association has released

pixelle
Glatfelter’s Pixelle High-Speed Inkjet Papers Now Qualified for Ricoh Pro VC60000 Inkjet Printer

(USA, Sept. 20, 2016) Glatfelter announces its Pixelle® line of high-speed inkjet papers is

voith_tm
CMPC signs contract with Voith to supply new tissue machine

(Heidenheim, Germany, Sept. 21, 2016) CMPC has signed a contract with Voith Paper for

hutamaki
Huhtamaki invests in its manufacturing unit in Guangzhou

(Helsinki, Sept. 19, 2016) Huhtamaki supports the profitable growth of its foodservice business in

andritz_logo
Andritz receives follow-up order from Naberezhnye Chelny paper mill, a leading packaging producer in Russia

(Graz, Austria, Sept. 20, 2016) Andritz has received an order from ZAOR “Narodnoye Predpriyatie

acquisition
Sonoco ThermoSafe acquires Laminar Medica Group

(USA / UK, Sept. 21, 2016) Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and a

ranpack
Ranpak to reduce the costs-in-the-box with its new Greenline paper line

(Singapore, Sept. 14, 2016) The void filling market is constantly looking for reducing the

primeLine
Andritz received order from Bashundhara Paper

(Graz, Austria, Sept. 20, 2016) Andritz has received an order from Bashundhara Paper Mills

linerboard
Linerboard Weights Continue to Drop Sept. 16, 2016

(Alexandria, USA, Sept. 16, 2017) Right weighting of corrugated is happening every day. Some

packagingOnly
Packaging is the villain again (sigh)

(Brampton, ON., Canada, 18 September 2016) John Mullinder, Executive Director, PPEC - posts on

lahti
Stora Enso Plans Consolidation of Corrugated Packaging Production in Finland

(Helsinki, Finland, Sept. 15, 2016) Stora Enso announced plans to consolidate manufacturing of corrugated

td_toscotec
The largest TT SYD ever installed in Europe successfully started up

(Italy, Sept. 16, 2016) The biggest European Steel Yankee Dryer for tissue production, a

URB
Sonoco Announces Price Increase for All Uncoated Recycled Paperboard Products

(USA, Sept. 15, 2016) Sonoco today announced that it will raise the price for

camis
Dunapack Packaging to acquire the corrugated business of Camis Ambalaj Sanayi in Turkey

(Germany, Sept. 14, 2016) The Dunapack Packaging Division, through Mosburger GmbH, announced on Sept.

naturally-fresh
Fresh for up to 3 days longer; scientific work shows how corrugated packaging for fruit and vegetables stops bacteria

(USA, Sept. 14, 2016) New scientific work explains why corrugated packaging outperforms returnable plastic

ecommerce
Caraustar Introduces New On-Demand Packaging Ecommerce Site, Rapid-Pack

(USA, Sept. 13, 2016) Caraustar Consumer Packaging Group has introduced Rapid-Pack.com, a new ecommerce

creping
Researchers plumb the secrets of tissue paper

(Montreal, Canada, September 2016) Canada’s tissue manufacturers are now much closer to producing the

kapstone_logo
KapStone Paper and Packaging to Invest $25 Million in Converting Assets

(Northbrook, Illinois, USA, Sept. 08, 2016) KapStone Paper and Packaging yesterday announced it is

valmet_optiflo
Valmet to supply key technologies for Cheng Loong’s new board machine

(Helsinki, Finland, Sept. 12, 2016) Valmet will supply Cheng Loong Binh Duong Paper Company

vrancart2
Romania’s Vrancart eyes €14.7M investment

(Bucharest, Romania, Sept. 09, 2016) Romania’s cardboard maker Vrancart Adjud is aiming to acquire

valmet_1
Hengan Starts Up Valmet-supplied Tissue Line in Wuhu, China

(Helsinki, Sept. 6, 2016) Valmet announced that an Advantage DCT 200HS tissue line supplied

toscotec
Ten Toscotec tissue machines up and running at Vinda’s Sanjiang (China) mill

(Italy / China, Sept. 06, 2016) Vinda Paper (China) Co., Ltd. in Sanjiang mill,

valmet_ntt
Resolute’s Calhoun Tissue Operation on Track for First-Quarter 2017 Start-Up

(Calhoun, Tennessee, USA, Sept. 7, 2016) Resolute Forest Products today announced completion of commissioning

paperbox
Caraustar Industries Acquires Los Angeles Paper Box

(USA, Sept. 6, 2016) Caraustar Consumer Packaging announced that it has acquired Los Angeles

dssmith
DS Smith Completes Acquisition of Deku-Pack in Denmark; obtains €3.2M financing to develop Hungarian operations

(London, Sept. 5, 2016) DS Smith said that it has completed the acquisition of

looksbeter
Multimedia: Learn why corrugated looks better and is safer

(USA, Sept. 2016) The benefits of corrugated packaging. Go To: http://bit.ly/27sFc79 And know why corrugated

paper_media
Link: The Relative Advantages of Paper and Digital Media in Education

(USA, Sept. 2016) In the past decade, classrooms have begun to shift away from

andritz)FiberGuard
Andritz to deliver recycled paper plant and PM approach to Pro-Gest

(Graz, Austria, August 30, 2016) The paper machine is targeted to produce 550,000 tons

ugrinpack
Hungary’s UgrinPack to expand, modernize plant

(Budapest, August 29, 2016) Hungary-based cardboard packaging maker Dunapack Kft has secured an investment

biobased
Rottneros leads European project for bio-based packaging

(Sweden, Sept. 01, 2016) Rottneros Packaging AB and Rottneros Bruk AB are participating in

lpoard
Weyerhaeuser completes sale of liquid packaging board business

(USA, Sept. 01, 2016) Weyerhaeuser has 280,000 tons of liquid packaging board capacity at

andritzprimeline
Andritz successfully starts up tissue machine with steel Yankee for Guangdong Shaoneng, China

(Graz, Austria, August 25, 2016) International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of

cartonboard_production
Greycon (UK) revolutionises cartonboard production

(London, UK, August 30, 2016) In January 2016, Greycon implemented their world renowned system

valmet_PM
VPK Paper starts up PM6 in Belgium after rebuild

(Helsinki, August 30, 2016) Valmet announced that it successfully completed a comprehensive rebuild of

domtar_8
The Role of Print and Paper in Advertising: A Multi-Industry Perspective

(Montreal, Canada, August 05, 2016) Even though it’s up to each company to choose

voithtissue
Voith Paper to Supply Little Rapids’ Shawano Mill with New Tissue Machine

(Heidenheim, Germany, Aug. 22, 2016) Voith Paper said that it will supply Little Rapids

chengloom
Cheng Loong TM 16 successfully passed its guarantee test

(Taiwan, August 17, 2016) In Taiwan the Cheng Loong TM 16 tissue machine provided

boxboard
Total U.S. Boxboard Production Down 2.5% in July

(Washington DC, August 18, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association has released its

voithtissue
Voith to supply two tissue machines to Lee & Man; startup is expected to take place in September and July of 2017

(Heidenheim, Germany, August 11, 2016) Voith signed a contract in June 2016 with Lee

mosturizer_valmet
Valmet to supply a moisturizer system to Zhejiang Dongda Paper; will enable improved board quality

(Helsinki, Finland, August 11, 2016) Valmet will supply a moisturizer system to Zhejiang Dongda

paper_terminology
Correct Paper Terminology Prevents Printing Errors

(Montreal, Canada, 08 August 2016) The mistaken use of a word in place of

paper_over_digital
For the record – Majority of consumers value paper over digital-only communications

(Montreal, Canada, July 29, 2016) A new survey, commissioned by the Two Sides organization,

handwriting
Paper advantage: how handwriting makes you smarter

(Montreal, Canada, August 03, 2016) At your next meeting, will you be scribbling in

pixel
Pixels or Print? How to Make the Right Choice

(Montreal, Canada, August 01, 2016) We all know that reducing the amount of paper

main_7
Voith breakthrough with startup of Sun Paper’s new testliner project

(Heidenheim, Germany, July 28, 2016) Sun Paper, one of the leading paper makers in

A Film Press (courtesy Czech Papcel)
Czech Papcel inks deal with China’s KingDecor

(Litovel, Czech Republic, August 02, 2016) Czech paper machine maker Papcel a.s. has signed

Green Bay Packaging’s Retail Ready PDQ
Report: Retail Ready Packaging Offers Advantages over Traditional Packaging

(Cleveland, USA, July 20, 2016) Demand for retail ready packaging is forecast to increase

Valmet Advantage TAD tissue machine
Kruger Products to Invest $55 Million in New Tissue Machine at Its Crabtree Mill

(Canada, July 25, 2016) Kruger Products L.P. today announced it is investing $55 million

Valmet OptiConcept M containerboard machine
Kotkamills starts up new consumer board machine, BM2, in Finland; capacity 400,000 t/yr of Nordic folding boxboard and recyclable barrier board

(Helsinki, July 22, 2016) Kotkamills’ new consumer board machine, BM2, has started production in

gp_logo
Graphic Packaging Second Quarter 2016 Net Sales Up on Acquisitions

(USA, July 26, 2016) Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK), a leading provider of packaging

(Image: courtesy A.Celli Paper)
Four tissue rewinders for Lee & Man Paper

(Porcari, Italy, June 29, 2016) A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an important agreement with

(Image: courtesy A.Celli Paper)
Four tissue rewinders for Lee & Man Paper

(Porcari, Italy, June 29, 2016) A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an important agreement with

(Image: courtesy DS Smith)
UK-based packaging major DS Smith acquires Creo Retail Marketing

(London, June 23, 2016) DS Smith on June 23 acquired Creo Retail Marketing Ltd

weyer_sample
M&As: Weyerhaeuser to Sell Liquid Packaging Board Business to Nippon Paper Industries for $285 Million

(USA, June 16, 2016) Weyerhaeuser Company [June 16] announced an agreement to sell its

beihai
Capacities: Stora Enso inaugurates its new consumer board mill in China

(Helsinki / Shanghai, June 15, 2016) Stora Enso inaugurates its new consumer board mill

suzhou_sample
Capacities: Stora Enso to close and divest Suzhou paper mill

(Helsinki, June 15, 2016) Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest the key

trends
10 top trends of 2016: The Internet World of Packaging

(Brussels, January 2016) The world is one big shopping centre. POS is everywhere. We

trends
10 top trends of 2016: The Internet World of Packaging

(Brussels, January 2016) The world is one big shopping centre. POS is everywhere. We

pulp
U.S. Printing-Writing Paper Shipments Down in December 2015

(Washington DC, USA, January 27, 2016) The American Forest & Paper Association has released

tissueMachine
Andritz to supply two tissue machines to Guizhou Chitianhua in China

(Graz, Austria, January 26, 2016) Andritz said that it has received an order from

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