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Stora Enso starts co-determination process regarding the possible conversion of the Oulu paper mill into packaging board mill and closure of one paper machine

Stora Enso starts co-determination process regarding the possible conversion of the Oulu paper mill into packaging board mill and closure of one paper machine

Stora Enso starts co-determination negotiations with employees at Oulu Mill in Finland regarding a plan to convert the paper mill into packaging board production and the closure of paper machine 6 and a sheeting plant. The planned change could result...

18-03-2019 Hits:42 European News

Parents of the revolution: why we must start planning for the coming digital age today

Parents of the revolution: why we must start planning for the coming digital age today

Don’t work harder; work smarter. This old adage is taking on new significance as digitalisation transforms our economies. Today, we stand at the precipice of a global productivity revolution and the watchword of this will be: “work smarter.” Yet, w...

18-03-2019 Hits:53 European News

Futura harnesses the sticking power of water for lamination

Futura harnesses the sticking power of water for lamination

JOI Hydro-Bond is a new technology from Futura which, for the first time in tissue converting, achieves perfect adhesion of tissue plies using water alone - no glue. The technology is the result of months of experimentation at FuturaLab – Futura’s h...

15-03-2019 Hits:106 European News

Södra wins Best Marketing Campaign of the Year at PPI Awards

Södra wins Best Marketing Campaign of the Year at PPI Awards

Södra’s pioneering Act of a Hero campaign was named Marketing Campaign of the Year at the PPI Awards in Vienna last night. Linda Ottosson, Head of Marketing Communication, who led the campaign with Sales Director Marcus Hellberg, accepted the award...

15-03-2019 Hits:87 European News

Valmet strengthens its wastewater automation business in Norway by signing a distributor agreement with Endress+Hauser

Valmet strengthens its wastewater automation business in Norway by signing a distributor agreement with Endress+Hauser

Valmet has extended the cooperation with Endress+Hauser by signing a distributor agreement for wastewater automation. Valmet's target is to strengthen and expand its wastewater business in Norway and help the wastewater industry to improve and optimi...

11-03-2019 Hits:149 European News

Solenis TopScreen™ Barrier Coating Technology Named One of World’s Best in NextGen Cup Design Challenge

Solenis TopScreen™ Barrier Coating Technology Named One of World’s Best in NextGen Cup Design Challenge

Solenis has been named as one of only 12 winners in the NextGen Cup Challenge, a global innovation competition backed by giants of the food-service industry to redesign and create a widely recyclable and/or compostable fiber hot and cold to-go cup. T...

11-03-2019 Hits:137 North American News

Students create packaging of the future in annual design competition PIDA arranged by BillerudKorsnäs

Students create packaging of the future in annual design competition PIDA arranged by BillerudKorsnäs

What will a sustainable and exciting packaging concept look like in 2030? Most likely we will see many and innovative answers to that question at PIDA (Packaging Impact Design Award), the international design competition arranged and hosted by Biller...

11-03-2019 Hits:104 European News

Amerplast and Metsä Tissue's Serla partnering to promote Circular Economy

Amerplast and Metsä Tissue's Serla partnering to promote Circular Economy

Transition to Circular Economy is a necessity when we wish to create a better and more sustainable future for our children and the generations to come. We need to make the most of our limited resources and work together against climate change. Amerpl...

08-03-2019 Hits:142 European News

Emtec Electronic with its innovations at the IMPS 2019 in Munich

Emtec Electronic with its innovations at the IMPS 2019 in Munich

Also this year, emtec Electronic GmbH will have a booth at the International Munich Paper Symposium from March 27th to 29th. The company will present a variety of testing instruments by which the complete production process can be controlled and guid...

08-03-2019 Hits:138 European News

Skills gap provides foreign-born engineers with route into Swedish labour market

Skills gap provides foreign-born engineers with route into Swedish labour market

Sweden needs more engineers: over recent years, ÅF has worked actively to recruit newly immigrated and foreign-born engineers through standard recruitment channels as well as via the company’s own investment, New Immigrated Engineers. Since 2016, 150...

07-03-2019 Hits:141 European News

Gunilla Saltin leaving Södra

Gunilla Saltin leaving Södra

Gunilla Saltin, President of Södra Cell, is leaving Södra for a new role as Technical Director at the packaging and paper company Mondi, based in Vienna. Gunilla Saltin“I would like to thank Gunilla for all of her years at Södra with many successes,...

07-03-2019 Hits:154 European News

Stora Enso ranked the best in a new diversity comparison in Finland

Stora Enso ranked the best in a new diversity comparison in Finland

Stora Enso received the highest scores in the FINDIX report, which was published for the first time today. The study examined the diversity of 89 Finnish companies through five different variables. These include gender distribution, age distribution,...

07-03-2019 Hits:201 European News

A new cash flow to local farmers

A new cash flow to local farmers

Local farmers’ ability to sell biomass to Iggesund Paperboard’s paperboard mill at Workington will return over 1.5 million pounds annually to the local agricultural industry. The initiative has created a totally new source of income for close to 200 ...

05-03-2019 Hits:141 European News

New embossing solutions presented at Paper One Show in Lebanon

New embossing solutions presented at Paper One Show in Lebanon

Ghost, Smoothie, Ex-press by Engraving Solutions: new embossing lines that meet actual market requirements Engraving Solutions, a leader in the production of embossing rolls for the tissue industry and part of the Tissue Business Area of the Körber ...

28-02-2019 Hits:201 European News

Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019 due to the acquisition of GL&V

Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019 due to the acquisition of GL&V

Valmet announced the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technology and services to the pulp and paper industry, by press release on February 26, 2019. Following the acquisition, Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019. The new g...

28-02-2019 Hits:172 financial News

International Paper Named One Of The 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The Thirteenth Time

International Paper Named One Of The 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The Thirteenth Time

International Paper (NYSE: IP) a world leader in renewable fiber based packaging, pulp and paper products, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one ...

28-02-2019 Hits:186 North American News

European News

Stora Enso starts co-determination process regardi…

Stora Enso starts co-determination negotiations with employees at Oulu Mill in Finland regarding a plan to convert the paper mill into packaging board...

Parents of the revolution: why we must start plann…

Don’t work harder; work smarter. This old adage is taking on new significance as digitalisation transforms our economies. Today, we stand at the prec...

Futura harnesses the sticking power of water for l…

JOI Hydro-Bond is a new technology from Futura which, for the first time in tissue converting, achieves perfect adhesion of tissue plies using water a...

Södra wins Best Marketing Campaign of the Year at …

Södra’s pioneering Act of a Hero campaign was named Marketing Campaign of the Year at the PPI Awards in Vienna last night. Linda Ottosson, Head of M...

American News

Solenis TopScreen™ Barrier Coating Technology Named One of World’s Best in NextGen Cup Design Challenge

Solenis has been named as one of only 12 winners in the NextGen Cup Challenge, a global innovation competition backed by giants of the food-service in...

International Paper Named One Of The 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The Thirteenth Time

International Paper (NYSE: IP) a world leader in renewable fiber based packaging, pulp and paper products, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Insti...

Toscotec’s Steel Yankee Dryer TT SYD starts up at CMPC in Argentina.

Papelera del Plata, part of CMPC Tissue Latam group, fired up a TT SYD-12FT supplied by Toscotec. The new TT SYD is installed on PM3 at Papelera del P...

WestRock Named to Fortune’s List of World’s Most Admired Companies

WestRock Company has just announced that it has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s annual list of World’s Most Admired Companies for the fourth consecut...

Oceania News

Another PMP Intelli-Jet V® Hydraulic Headbox at Au…

In July 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract for a delivery of wet end rebuild with a new Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox, fourdrin...

Australian tissue producer Encore Tissue started u…

Toscotec is confirmed as global supplier of Steel Yankee Dryers, with installations across five continents.  Encore tissue started up a new Toscotec ...

PMP to supply intelli-jet v® hydraulic headbox to …

In April 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Australian Paper for delivery of an Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox for their pa...

Valmet and Orora's Botany Mill renewed the service…

Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year agreement to continue the supply of maintenance and technology services for board making line 'B9' a...

Asian News

Thermal Paper Sales Witness Subdued Growth as Shif…

Thermal papers market is likely to be complemented by steady demand from packaging and healthcare sectors. In 2018, over 3.1 million tons of thermal ...

Two 8-metre Paper Rewinders for Shanying Huazhong …

A.Celli Paper is pleased to confirm its ongoing and valuable collaboration with the Chinese group Shanying Huazhong Paper Industry Co., Ltd., enshrine...

Metso celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for new v…

Metso announced on October 26, 2018 its decision to invest in a new greenfield valve technology center in Jiaxing, China. The groundbreaking ceremony ...

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals announces new corporate s…

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals Limited (APC), will see a leadership transition as part of a new corporate structure for the 18 year old specialty chemicals ...

Financial News

Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for …

Valmet announced the acquisition of GL&V, a global provider of technology and services to the pulp and paper industry, by press release on February 26...

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day today, Septembe…

Valmet hosts a Capital Markets Day for institutional investors and analysts today, Tuesday, September 18, 2018 in Helsinki. The aim of the event is to...

BillerudKorsnäs Capital Markets Webcast 2018: “Unl…

“Unlocking the Potential” is the main theme of BillerudKorsnäs’ Capital Markets Webcast on 17 September 2018. During the webcast, BillerudKorsnäs will...

Brigl & Bergmeister announces 11% price increa…

This measure is inevitable and aimed to partially offset the continuous and extreme increase of raw material cost over the previous months. Our exper...

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...