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Sonoco Products Company : Sonoco-Alcore to Increase Paperboard Prices in Italy

Sonoco Products Company : Sonoco-Alcore to Increase Paperboard Prices in Italy

Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. has just announced it will raise prices by €40 per tonne on all recycled paperboard grades sold in the Company's Italian region. The price change is effective with shipments on or after June 6th, 2016. "This price increase is ...

27-05-2016 Hits:69 financial News

Stora Enso’s consumer board machine at Beihai Mill is up and running

Stora Enso’s consumer board machine at Beihai Mill is up and running

Stora Enso's consumer board machine at Beihai Mill in China successfully started production on 26 May. The first consumer board on reel was produced 18 months after the start-up of Stora Enso's large-scale mill construction project in Beihai, Guangxi...

27-05-2016 Hits:84 Asian News

TWIN RIVERS PAPER COMPANY NAMES JOHN REICHERT CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

TWIN RIVERS PAPER COMPANY NAMES JOHN REICHERT CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Lightweight specialty paper and dimensional lumber manufacturer, Twin Rivers Paper Company, announces the appointment of John Reichert to the position of Chief Operating Officer.   Effective immediately Reichert assumes responsibility for Manufactur...

27-05-2016 Hits:56 North American News

Verso Receives Bankruptcy Court Authorization to Reject Specialty Paper Supply Contract with Expera

Verso Receives Bankruptcy Court Authorization to Reject Specialty Paper Supply Contract with Expera

Verso is Ready to Accept and Fulfill Specialty Paper Orders for Customers Verso Corporation has just announced that the bankruptcy court presiding over Verso's Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding yesterday authorized Verso to reject a specialty paper s...

27-05-2016 Hits:56 financial News

AkzoNobel opens its largest technology center in China

AkzoNobel opens its largest technology center in China

AkzoNobel has just inaugurated its new €6.5 million technology center in Songjiang, Shanghai. The company's largest research facility in China, it will support product innovation and the development of next-generation paints, coatings and specialty c...

26-05-2016 Hits:69 Asian News

UPM is changing its corporate structure in Finland

UPM is changing its corporate structure in Finland

UPM-Kymmene Corporation is proceeding with the plan to change its corporate structure in Finland to better match its current business structure. UPM announced the plan on 10 December 2015. Three new subsidiaries have been established in Finland: UPM...

26-05-2016 Hits:70 European News

International Paper Demonstrates Ongoing Commitment to Food Safety

International Paper Demonstrates Ongoing Commitment to Food Safety

International Paper (NYSE:IP) have just further solidified their ongoing commitment to improving food safety throughout the supply chain.  The Company announced the Shelbyville, Ill. facility has achieved food safety certification by exceeding the st...

26-05-2016 Hits:53 North American News

The world's first automated pulp distribution center for Metsä Group's bioproduct mill in Äänekoski

The world's first automated pulp distribution center for Metsä Group's bioproduct mill in Äänekoski

Pesmel and Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, have signed an agreement on the delivery of a pulp storage facility for the bioproduct mill to be constructed in Äänekoski. The storage facility will be implemented using the new TransBale distribution cen...

25-05-2016 Hits:72 European News

METSÄ BOARD’S ELEVATED DRINK BOX DESIGN TO BE LAUNCHED AT DRUPA

METSÄ BOARD’S ELEVATED DRINK BOX DESIGN TO BE LAUNCHED AT DRUPA

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, will demonstrate an innovative new ‘bag in box’ concept for the first time at Drupa 2016. The ‘Elevated drink box’ (EDB), designed and patented by Metsä Board, is an easy and convenient way for consumers to enjoy bev...

25-05-2016 Hits:131 European News

Holmen Invests in a Wood Treatment Plant at Braviken Sawmill

Holmen Invests in a Wood Treatment Plant at Braviken Sawmill

Holmen is investing in a pressure treatment plant and a distribution warehouse at Braviken Sawmill outside Norrköping. The investment is estimated to amount to SEK 50 million. Opened in 2011, Braviken Sawmill now manufactures sawn and planed wood pr...

25-05-2016 Hits:64 European News

Valmet to supply upgrades for recovery boiler and evaporation line at Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp and paper mill in Sweden

Valmet to supply upgrades for recovery boiler and evaporation line at Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp and paper mill in Sweden

Valmet will supply Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp and paper mill in Sweden a recovery boiler upgrade and an evaporation line upgrade. The delivery is scheduled for the fall 2016. The order was included in Valmet's first quarter 2016 orders received. The...

25-05-2016 Hits:58 European News

Welcome to visit IWB Week today and tomorrow!

Welcome to visit IWB Week today and tomorrow!

The first day of IWB Week had a lot to offer its participants. The event Opening Ceremony attracted more than two hundred attendees and offered a very interesting program. The event, opened by Swedish Minister of Rural Affairs, Sven-Erik Bucht and ...

25-05-2016 Hits:62 Exhibitions

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper - Investment and a new business area

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper - Investment and a new business area

As a proven manufacturer of high quality coated speciality papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to follow the path of innovation and investment. With increased activities in research and development, the implementation of new working methods and ...

25-05-2016 Hits:73 European News

Swedes most positive about new products from forest resources

Swedes most positive about new products from forest resources

In an international comparison, Swedes stand out as the most positive about a more cellulose-based society, a transition that is necessary for a sustainable future. From an international perspective, however, this development appears to provoke stron...

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European News

UPM is changing its corporate structure in Finland

UPM-Kymmene Corporation is proceeding with the plan to change its corporate structure in Finland to better match its current business structure. UPM a...

The world's first automated pulp distribution cent…

Pesmel and Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, have signed an agreement on the delivery of a pulp storage facility for the bioproduct mill to be constru...

METSÄ BOARD’S ELEVATED DRINK BOX DESIGN TO BE LAUN…

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, will demonstrate an innovative new ‘bag in box’ concept for the first time at Drupa 2016. The ‘Elevated drink box’ (...

Holmen Invests in a Wood Treatment Plant at Bravik…

Holmen is investing in a pressure treatment plant and a distribution warehouse at Braviken Sawmill outside Norrköping. The investment is estimated to ...

American News

TWIN RIVERS PAPER COMPANY NAMES JOHN REICHERT CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Lightweight specialty paper and dimensional lumber manufacturer, Twin Rivers Paper Company, announces the appointment of John Reichert to the position...

International Paper Demonstrates Ongoing Commitment to Food Safety

International Paper (NYSE:IP) have just further solidified their ongoing commitment to improving food safety throughout the supply chain.  The Company...

Paper production ceased at Madison Paper Industries in the US

As announced in mid-March, Madison paper mill in the US has ceased paper production on May 21. With the closure of the mill, UPM has reduced 195,000 ...

NEEP Recognizes Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc. as 2016 Northeast Business Leader for Energy Efficiency

Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP) has chosen Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc. as a 2016 Northeast Business Leader for Energy Efficiency for i...

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

Stora Enso’s consumer board machine at Beihai Mill…

Stora Enso's consumer board machine at Beihai Mill in China successfully started production on 26 May. The first consumer board on reel was produced 1...

AkzoNobel opens its largest technology center in C…

AkzoNobel has just inaugurated its new €6.5 million technology center in Songjiang, Shanghai. The company's largest research facility in China, it wil...

FITNIR Secures Landmark Project with APP Mill

FITNIR ANALYZERS SECURES LANDMARK PROJECT WITH APP MILL IN SOUTHERN INDONESIA FITNIR Analyzers Inc. is opening its doors to the Asian market with its...

PMP received repeated order from Jiangsu Changfeng…

PMP received repeated order from Jiangsu Changfeng Paper, China for PM#2 Press Section Rebuild including a new Intelli-Nip® Shoe Press PMP (Paper Mac...

Financial News

Sonoco Products Company : Sonoco-Alcore to Increas…

Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. has just announced it will raise prices by €40 per tonne on all recycled paperboard grades sold in the Company's Italian region...

Verso Receives Bankruptcy Court Authorization to R…

Verso is Ready to Accept and Fulfill Specialty Paper Orders for Customers Verso Corporation has just announced that the bankruptcy court presiding ov...

Operating profit of SEK 334 million for the Södra …

Södra’s operating profit for the first four months of the year totalled SEK 334 million (941). Sales amounted to SEK 6,239 million (6,243) and the ope...

Catalyst Paper's Three Major Shareholders Complete…

Catalyst Paper Corporation (TSX:CYT) have just announced that it has been informed that three of its major shareholders, Mudrick Capital Management, L...

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...