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Zanders launches flex­i­ble oil and grease re­sis­tant pack­ag­ing pa­per

Zanders launches flex­i­ble oil and grease re­sis­tant pack­ag­ing pa­per

Zanders has de­vel­oped the flex­i­ble food con­tact pa­per Zan­bar­rier OGR spe­cially for prod­ucts con­tain­ing fat, pri­mar­ily in the food do­main, and will be pre­sent­ing it for the first time at the Fach­Pack 2016 trade fair. Zan­bar­rier...

29-08-2016 Hits:42 European News

UPM Shotton Paper Mill achieves five year milestone without Lost Time Accident

UPM Shotton Paper Mill achieves five year milestone without Lost Time Accident

UPM Shotton, based on Deeside, North Wales, has achieved a new landmark in UPM safety performance.  The last recorded Lost Time Accident (LTA) suffered by a UPM employee on site was on 5th July 2011, giving the mill five years of LTA-free operation.S...

29-08-2016 Hits:57 European News

Iggesund Paperboard at the top again

Iggesund Paperboard at the top again

Paperboard manufacturer Iggesund Paperboard’s market-leading brands Invercote and Incada are again among the three most valuable brands on the European paperboard market, concludes a newly released brand survey of European paperboard converters and b...

26-08-2016 Hits:77 European News

Mohawk Announces Organizational Changes and Promotions

Mohawk Announces Organizational Changes and Promotions

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, is pleased to announce the following organizational changes and promotions. Ted O’Connor has been na...

26-08-2016 Hits:75 North American News

James Cropper launches wall ready media collection at PhotoKina

James Cropper launches wall ready media collection at PhotoKina

With 170 years of British master papermaking experience, James Cropper is set to launch its innovative solutions to photographic display at this year’s Photokina – the leading international trade fair for imaging. The bespoke paper manufacturer will...

26-08-2016 Hits:76 European News

HiTec paper for state-of-the-art label printing

HiTec paper for state-of-the-art label printing

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is exhibiting a comprehensive range of coated specialty papers for the label industry at Labelexpo Americas in Chicago / USA (September 13 – 15, 2016). Mitsubishi HiTec Paper develops coated specialty papers for various label ...

25-08-2016 Hits:98 European News

Arjowiggins Graphic to showcase innovative solutions at Luxe Pack

Arjowiggins Graphic to showcase innovative solutions at Luxe Pack

Arjowiggins Graphic, the specialist manufacturer of recycled papers, will promote its market leading sustainable paper and packaging products at LUXE PACK Monaco (21 - 23 September 2016). At the event, Arjowiggins Graphic will showcase a complete ran...

25-08-2016 Hits:100 European News

Archroma Pakistan wins ‘Employer of the Year’ and ‘CEO of the Year’ Awards

Archroma Pakistan wins ‘Employer of the Year’ and ‘CEO of the Year’ Awards

Archroma, a leader in color and specialty chemicals, has just announced that its Pakistan affiliate has been named ‘Employer of the Year’ in the multinationals segment in a nationwide contest organized by the Employers Federation of Pakistan (EFP). ...

25-08-2016 Hits:82 Asian News

SCA: Clarification Regarding Capital Structure and Allocation of Debt

SCA: Clarification Regarding Capital Structure and Allocation of Debt

As communicated in an earlier press release, the SCA Board of Directors plans to initiate work in order to propose to the Annual General Meeting 2017 to decide on a split of the Group into two listed companies in order to create further value for the...

25-08-2016 Hits:77 financial News

Resolute Sponsors World Champion Speed Skater Marianne St-Gelais

Resolute Sponsors World Champion Speed Skater Marianne St-Gelais

Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has just announced a partnership from 2016 through 2019 with Marianne St-Gelais, world champion and winner of three Olympic medals in short track speed skating. "This partnership reflects Resolute...

25-08-2016 Hits:107 Canadian News

SCA integrates its business in the Middle East, India and Africa into Consumer Goods

SCA integrates its business in the Middle East, India and Africa into Consumer Goods

SCA will integrate its Business Unit MEIA (Middle East, India and Africa) into Business Unit Consumer Goods to leverage our scale and capabilities and to further increase efficiency. Combining these organizations will help to capture synergies and fa...

24-08-2016 Hits:74 European News

SCA plans to split the Group into two listed companies in 2017, hygiene and forest products

SCA plans to split the Group into two listed companies in 2017, hygiene and forest products

SCA is a leading global hygiene and forest products company. Today about 85% of the Group sales derives from the hygiene business and about 15% from the forest products business. To create further value for the shareholders, the SCA Board of Director...

24-08-2016 Hits:77 European News

Fibria in Fortune’s list of companies that are helping to change the world

Fibria in Fortune’s list of companies that are helping to change the world

Fibria, a Brazilian forestry company and the world's leading eucalyptus pulp producer, was recognized by American magazine Fortune (of the Time Inc. group) as one of the companies that are helping to create a better world. The magazine prepares the a...

24-08-2016 Hits:89 South American News

Ulf Larsson appointed Executive Vice President of SCA

Ulf Larsson appointed Executive Vice President of SCA

Effective immediately, SCA’s Board of Directors has appointed Ulf Larsson, current President of SCA Forest Products and a member of the Executive Management Team, Executive Vice President of SCA. This is in addition to his current assignments. Ulf L...

24-08-2016 Hits:77 European News

Voith Receives Further Order from Lee & Man for Two Tissue Machines

Voith Receives Further Order from Lee & Man for Two Tissue Machines

Voith signed a contract in June 2016 with Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited to provide it with two tissue machines in Dongguan. The move is not only a continuation of the previous successful cooperation between Lee & Man and Voith, but also a con...

24-08-2016 Hits:91 Asian News

European News

Zanders launches flex­i­ble oil and grease re­sis­…

Zanders has de­vel­oped the flex­i­ble food con­tact pa­per Zan­bar­rier OGR spe­cially for prod­ucts con­tain­ing fat, pri­mar­ily in the food do...

UPM Shotton Paper Mill achieves five year mileston…

UPM Shotton, based on Deeside, North Wales, has achieved a new landmark in UPM safety performance.  The last recorded Lost Time Accident (LTA) suffere...

Iggesund Paperboard at the top again

Paperboard manufacturer Iggesund Paperboard’s market-leading brands Invercote and Incada are again among the three most valuable brands on the Europea...

James Cropper launches wall ready media collection…

With 170 years of British master papermaking experience, James Cropper is set to launch its innovative solutions to photographic display at this year’...

American News

Mohawk Announces Organizational Changes and Promotions

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, i...

Resolute Sponsors World Champion Speed Skater Marianne St-Gelais

Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has just announced a partnership from 2016 through 2019 with Marianne St-Gelais, world champion a...

Fibria in Fortune’s list of companies that are helping to change the world

Fibria, a Brazilian forestry company and the world's leading eucalyptus pulp producer, was recognized by American magazine Fortune (of the Time Inc. g...

Verso Introduces Liberty® Coated Paper Promotion "Life, Liberty® and the Pursuit of Great Paper"

Promotion Features Liberty® Line's Aesthetics, Breadth and Flexibility for Commercial Printing Applications Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading ...

Oceania News

Australia Pulp Expansion Now Possible: Pulp & …

Australia could be on the cusp of a pulp production expansion over the coming years, as domestic demand for pulp increases. Australia's pulp consum...

Paper Consumption in Australia to Rise

Paper Consumption to Rise 4.9% to 2020 Latest research and analysis by IndustryEdge demonstrates that Australia's consumption of paper and paperboard...

Valmet and Australian Paper sign a multi-year main…

Valmet and Australian Paper have signed a multi-year agreement for Valmet to provide maintenance technical support at the Maryvale Mill in Victoria, A...

Research and Markets: Australian and New Zealand P…

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njhjqk/pulp_and_paper) has announced the addition of the "Pulp & Paper Edge" report t...

Asian News

Archroma Pakistan wins ‘Employer of the Year’ and …

Archroma, a leader in color and specialty chemicals, has just announced that its Pakistan affiliate has been named ‘Employer of the Year’ in the multi...

Voith Receives Further Order from Lee & Man fo…

Voith signed a contract in June 2016 with Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited to provide it with two tissue machines in Dongguan. The move is not on...

ANDRITZ successfully starts up tissue machine with…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the PrimeLineCOMPACT II tissue machine with steel Yankee supplied to Gua...

Voith Breakthrough with the Successful Startup of …

Sun Paper, one of the leading paper makers in China, recently successfully started up its new testliner paper machines with an annual capacity of 800,...

Financial News

SCA: Clarification Regarding Capital Structure and…

As communicated in an earlier press release, the SCA Board of Directors plans to initiate work in order to propose to the Annual General Meeting 2017 ...

Agribusiness Receivables Certificates (CRA) of Fib…

Record demand from investors resulted in the final issue amount exceeding by 35% the initial offering by the Company, the world’s leading producer of ...

Increased Demand for Paper and Paper Products Will…

Technavio analysts forecast the paper manufacturing market in Bulgaria to grow at a CAGR of more than 12% during the forecast period, according to the...

Technavio Announces Top Three Emerging Trends Impa…

Technavio’s latest report on the paper manufacturing market in Serbia provides an analysis on the most important trends expected to impact the market ...

Energy News

Income and diversification appeals to northern UK …

When Iggesund Paperboard’s Workington Mill in Cumbria, UK, took the decision to invest in a bio mass boiler in order to switch its energy sourcing f...

Sun and wind instead of gas

Fossil fuels will become increasing scarce in the future. So we are investigating the possibility of using all kinds of alternatives to gas as an ener...

Kemira shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Aw…

Kemira's site in Helsingborg, Sweden has been shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2016 for industrial symbiosis that facilitates sharing r...

Emerson announces new energy management informatio…

Energy Advisor helps process manufacturers reduce energy costs by up to 10% annually through improved energy targeting and utilization Emerson Proces...