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Sonoco 2018 Annual Report Boasts of Record Results Amidst Challenges
The company produced extremely strong results in 2018, despite considerable headwinds including hurricanes, accelerating inflation,…
March 19th 2019
U.S. Packaging Paper Exports Witnessed 3.3% Decline in February
The monthly U.S. boxboard production registered a decline of 0.8% when compared to February 2018.
March 19th 2019
Lecta Declares Temporary Shutdown of Line 8 at Condat, France Paper Mill
According to company press release, the notable decline in demand for coated paper over the…
March 18th 2019
Smurfit Kappa Tenders Acquisition Offer for Minority Stake in Colombian Unit
The company has launched a €90 million offer towards purchase of the remaining over 30%…
March 15th 2019
Cascades Inc. Tissue Group Announces Top Leadership Change
Jean-David Tardiff will be the new President and Chief Operating Officer. He will replace Jean…
March 15th 2019
Clearwater Paper Corp.'s Pulp and Paperboard Segment Sales Surged 7%
The Consumer Products segment sales were down by 9.3%.
March 14th 2019
Arctic Paper Reaches Milestone Energy Supply Agreement in Munkedal Paper Mill
As per the agreement Adven AB has been entrusted with construction and operation of a…
March 13th 2019
DS Smith Plastics Rolls Out New Production Line at Shumen, Bulgaria Plant
The investment will help the company to cater to the rising demand for Bag-in-Box packaging…
March 12th 2019
White Birch Paper Newsprint Mill Abruptly Terminates Production
White Birch has sold the mill facility to Cascades, Inc. in July last year.
March 12th 2019
Sonoco Wins Top Honors for Packaging Excellence and Innovation at 2019 FPA Awards
A total of 14 packaging solutions were recognized during the 2019 FPA Flexible Packaging Achievement…
March 11th 2019
WestRock's Packaging Portfolio Expands Big with Linkx Acquisition
The Linkx BoxSizer technology platform is renowned for its capability to right-size multiple sizes of…
March 8th 2019
Paper Scrap Exports by the U.S. Surged 4% in 2018
China continued to remain as the top export destination despite 21% year-on-year decline in export…
March 7th 2019