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Nov 22, 2017---Lecta Distribution Group, made up of Torraspapel Distribution in France, Spain and Portugal and Polyedra in Italy announces a price increase for deliveries of all its qualities effective January 8th 2018....
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Nov 21,2017---Xinjiang Hengan Paper’s tissue machine (PM25) was successfully started up at the company's Changji mill.The new line is part of Hengan’s expansion plan, according to which Toscotec supplied two new MODULO-PLUS ES tissue lines to the leading Chinese producer. This start-up marks a success based on the great cooperation between the two technical teams...
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. & MONTREAL--Nov 21,2017----Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE:RYAM) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Tembec Inc., combining two complementary high purity cellulose businesses and diversifying its product offerings with integrated forest products, paper, paperboard and newsprint businesses...
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Nov 20,2017---Sulzer is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Lee as Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Committee, effective April 5, 2018.Jill has been a board member of Sulzer since 2011 and the Chair of the Audit Committee since 2016. She will replace Thomas Dittrich, who has decided to leave Sulzer for a professional opportunity which will be announced later today...
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CHARLOTTE, NC--Nov 20, 2017 - Since 1997, Converters Expo has brought professionals from across the converting industry to Wisconsin to share the latest technology, products, and ideas. Thanks to the overwhelming success of the event and industry demand, Converters Expo is adding a new show, Converters Expo South, which will debut on February 6, 2018 in Charlotte, NC at the Charlotte Convention Center...
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Nov 17, 2017---Due to continuing input cost increases and unsustainable profit levels, Sappi is forced to continue passing on this cost inflation by increasing its Woodfree grades prices by 6-8% effective on deliveries from January 1st 2018 for all European markets. This follows previous announcements made for its LWC and MWC grades...
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ATLANTA, Nov. 16, 2017 -- Graphic Packaging Holding Company's (NYSE: GPK) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.075 per share. The dividend is payable on January 5, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 15, 2017...
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NORCROSS, Ga., Nov. 16, 2017 -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, announced today a planned investment in its Florence, South Carolina kraft linerboard mill that will significantly increase the mill’s efficiency, quality and service levels...
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Épernay, Marne, France, Nov 16,2017--- ---The pioneering technology, which Smurfit Kappa invented in 2001, has been endorsed by the Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS) research and service institute in Germany setting a new industry standard...
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MIAMISBURG, Ohio, Nov. 16, 2017--- Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading producer of flexible packaging, technical, and label and converting papers, today added Natural Kraft (NK) oil and grease resistant (OGR) paper options to its GlazeArmor™ family of lightweight uncoated machine-glazed papers. The GlazeArmor™ product family now features machine-glazed bleached and natural kraft virgin fiber papers that are designed for demanding OGR foodservice and microwave popcorn bag applications...
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Nov 16,2017---In 2016 Smurfit Kappa awarded Toscotec with the rebuilding of the Company´s Barbosa paper machine’s dryer section. The target operating speed of the machine after startup was set at 1,000 mpm...
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Nov 14,2017---ANDRITZ to supply baling line with bale tracking to Sappi Saiccor
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Sappi Saiccor to supply a baling line with bale tracking for its mill in Saiccor, South Africa. Start-up is scheduled for 2018...
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Nov 14,2017---As a next step in the capacity development of Rottneros Mill, Rottneros’ Board has granted further investments in the CTMP line. The investment, CTMP Step 2, increases capacity by approximately 18,000 tonnes per year and is expected to be operational in the fall of 2018. The investment follows the strategic development plan Agenda 500, where a first capacity-enhancing investment in the CTMP line was made in 2016...
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Modugno (Ba) Nov 13, 2017 – Two years after the acquisition in April 2015, Pro-Gest Group completes the expansion of the Trevikart Modugno plant, doubling its surface from 13,000 sqm to 30,000 sqm. The total investment of € 20 million is aimed at renovating and upgrading the plant, with focus on the packaging for the agro-industrial sector, and in particular fruit and vegetables, pasta, cookies and sweets, and the dairy segment...
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SEATTLE, Nov. 13, 2017 -- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced that its board of directors has declared a dividend of $0.32 per share on the common stock of the company, reflecting a 3.2 percent increase from the prior quarterly dividend of $0.31 per share...
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Nov 13,2017---Voith Paper concluded, in October, the start-up of the new XcelLine VTM 3 tissue machine it has supplied to US tissue and specialty paper manufacturer Little Rapids Corporation. The new machine has replaced the company’s old PM 3 at its Shawano production facility in Wisconsin...
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APPLETON, Wis., Nov. 13, 2017 -- Appvion, Inc. today announced plans to consolidate the majority of the carbonless paper coating and rewinding operations currently performed at its plant in Appleton, Wisconsin, to its integrated pulp and paper mill in Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania, and relocate the Appleton Plant's sheeting operations to an Appvion-operated facility near the mill. The company expects the transition will begin in January and be completed in the third quarter of 2018....
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KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Nov. 13, 2017 ---- Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) reports its unaudited financial results for the three-month period ended September 30, 2017.Sales of $1,103 million (compared to $1,130 million in Q2 2017 (-2%) and $1,021 million in Q3 2016 (+8%))…
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VANCOUVER, Nov. 9, 2017 -Fortress Paper Ltd. ("Fortress Paper" or the "Company") (TSX:FTP) (OTCQX:FTPLF) reported 2017 third quarter operating EBITDA of $0.2 million, a decrease of $7.4 million relative to the comparative prior year period and a decrease of $4.1 million over the previous quarter. The Security Paper Products Segment generated operating EBITDA of $1.8 million, the Dissolving Pulp Segment generated operating EBITDA loss of $0.5 million, and corporate costs were $1.1 million in the third quarter of 2017....
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MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO–Nov. 8, 2017 –KP Tissue Inc. (“KPT”) (TSX:KPT) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per common share, payable on January 15, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 29, 2017, subject to applicable law...