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SEATTLE, Aug. 24, 2017 -- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced that its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.31 per share on the common stock of the company, payable in cash on September 22, 2017 to holders of record of such common stock as of the close of business on September 8, 2017...
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WINDSOR, Quebec----Aug 25,2017---Domtar is proud to inaugurate its second generating unit with a power output of 18 MW at its Windsor (Quebec) Mill.The start-up of its second generating unit, built for $36 million, will improve the energy efficiency of the mill produced from renewable resources while reducing production costs...
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Aug 24,2017 --The collaboration between Elopak and Stora Enso has resulted in the launch of the first gable top carton made from natural brown unbleached paperboard, creating the Naturally Pure-Pak® carton with a highly distinctive, natural look and feel...
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Rochester, NY – Aug 24,2017---Diamond Packaging today announced that it won five awards, including all three in the “Sustainability – Folding Cartons” category, in the 31st annual packagePRINTING Excellence Awards, the industry's only competition recognizing the highest level of printing quality and technical achievement across the full range of packaging segments – labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, and corrugated cartons...
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Model AG, CH-Au – Aug 23,2017 --he InSmoke Classic InShape packaging in 30 varieties has received the 2017 German Packaging Award in the Designing and processing category. The high-quality packaging for e-cigarette liquids won over the jury with its innovative opening mechanism and an incredible harmony of shape and design that transforms it into a true piece of art...
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GREEN BAY, Wis., Aug. 22, 2017 -- Building on its history of innovative and technical achievement in label printing and packaging, WS Packaging Group recently garnered a Best of Division award at the 2017 Graphics Excellence Awards, presented by the Great Lakes Graphics Association...
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Aug 22,2017--Soyuz, based in Moscow, produces corrugated packaging for a range of sectors and has approximately 300 employees.Smurfit Kappa already has three plants in Saint Petersburg, Russia producing paper-based and Bag-in-Box® products for customers across Europe....
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Aug 22,2017 --Arctic Paper has contracted Greycon to upgrade to their system with Greycon’s latest scheduling and trim optimisation solutions, opt-Studio and X-Trim.In 2002 Greycon first implemented S-Plan and X-Trim at Arctic Paper’s paper mills based in Kostrzyn, Poland. Since then Artic Paper has been a long-standing client of Greycon’s...
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Aug 22,2017 --Neenah Paper has characterized its new synthetic paper as “a significant addition” to its portfolio of labels for harsh environments. The Neenah Performance Labels portfolio of high performing, highly engineered substrates is designed for applications in demanding conditions. Its Kimdura line of label stock has been used for more than 30 years for challenging applications...
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LAKE FOREST, Ill.----Aug. 21, 2017-- Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Sacramento Container Corporation, and 100% of the membership interests of Northern Sheets, LLC and Central California Sheets...
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ATLANTA, Aug 21, 2017 -- At drinktec 2017, Graphic Packaging International (GPI) will reveal a new packaging machinery system and state-of-the-art robotic integration capabilities for the beverage industry, along with other industry-leading machinery and carton solutions...
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Äänekoski, Finland---Aug 21,2017 --International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully completed start-up of the key production technologies for Metsä Group’s new bioproduct pulp mill (metsagroup.com) with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tons of pulp in Äänekoski, Finland. All ANDRITZ processes were started up successfully according to the agreed schedules...
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Jiangsu, China-- Aug 21,2017 -- In February 2017 Bohui Paper Group contracted Voith to supply a new board machine. The BM 4 will be built at Dafeng in the Chinese province Jiangsu and following completion will be one of the largest board machines in the world. Voith will supply the complete XcelLine process line from wet end process to winder. This reduces the number of interfaces for the customer to a minimum and provides cost transparency for the entire project...
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Aug 21, 2017---There has been an encouraging trend in both divisions over the first six months of the 2017 financial year. The paper division is benefiting from the excellent reputation that its products enjoy on the market, with distribution focusing increasingly on the sale of high-margin speciality papers. Efficiency gains at the company's mills are also increasing profitability...
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Aug 15, 2017---Montreal, Quebec – After several months of laboratory work by the Research and Development team in Bordeaux France, Tembec has developed a very high viscosity cellulose grade. Just days ago, the production of this new grade, called Biofloc XV20, took place at the Tartas Specialty Cellulose mill in France. It is a tremendous success because a new world record for viscosity of a wood pulp was achieved...
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PURCHASE, N.Y., Aug. 15, 2017 -- Central National Gottesman Inc. (CNG), a leading sales and marketing organization in the pulp, paper, packaging, tissue, wood products and metal industries, announced today that its Spicers Paper Inc. entity has signed a definitive Purchase Agreement to acquire the business of JC Paper, based in Fremont, CA, expanding its paper distribution presence in Northern California and Nevada...
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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA-- Aug 14, 2017 -Fortress Paper Ltd. (TSX:FTP) ("Fortress Paper" or the "Company") reported 2017 second quarter operating EBITDA of $4.3 million, a decrease of $2.0 million relative to the comparative prior year period and a decrease of $3.2 million over the previous quarter...
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JACKSONVILLE, Florida and MONTREAL, Québec—Aug 11, 2017—Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE: RYAM) (“Rayonier Advanced Materials”) and Tembec Inc. (TSX: TMB) (“Tembec”) announced today that they received notification from the Anti-Monopoly Bureau of the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (often referred to as MOFCOM) that it has cleared, without condition...
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PORTLAND, Ore., Aug.10, 2017 -- The Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers (AWPPW) Local 5 and Georgia Pacific (GP), wholly owned by Koch Industries, have been in contract negotiations for over 3 years, as the labor agreement expired May 31, 2014...
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NORTHBROOK, Ill., Aug. 10, 2017-- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share payable on October 12, 2017 to stockholders of record as of September 29, 2017...