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IP elects Sutton to chmn/CEO three months after naming him COO as Faraci's retirement is set for end of October

By James McLaren Fri, Sep 12, 2014

OAKLAND, CA, Sept. 12, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -In a largely expected move that came earlier than anticipated, International Paper (IP) directors elected COO Mark Sutton as new CEO effective Nov. 1, and as chmn effective Jan. 1.

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IP to restart idle Valliant PM next year; shifting Indiana mill grade mix for net 160,000 tons/yr capacity increase

By Will Mies Fri, Sep 12, 2014

OAKLAND, Sept. 12, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -After earlier hints that it was studying the project, International Paper (IP) has decided to restart the long idle No. 3 containerboard machine at its Valliant, OK, mill sometime later in 2015, CEO John Faraci told a UBS investment conference on Sept. 11.

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Graphic Packaging, RockTenn in lawsuit against new recycling facility planned in Indianapolis

By Fri, Sep 12, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 12, 2014 (Indianapolis Business Journal) -Two paper companies and a citizen are asking a Marion County judge to halt Covanta's agreement with the city of Indianapolis to build a $45 million recycling facility.

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Atlantic Packaging to acquire three International Paper bleached paperboard converting facilities in Greensboro, NC, Hazleton, PA and Sturgis, MI

By Fri, Sep 12, 2014

WILMINGTON, NC, Sept. 12, 2014 (PRNewswire) -

Atlantic Corporation (Atlantic Packaging) of Wilmington, North Carolina, announced today a definitive agreement to purchase International Paper's three largest paperboard converting facilities in Greensboro, N.C., Hazleton, P.A. and Sturgis, M.I.

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IP now 'intrigued' by MLP tax structure for virgin containerboard mills

By Will Mies Thu, Sep 11, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2014 (RISI) -International Paper (IP) has "moved from a study phase to a more serious evaluation phase" of a master limited partnership (MLP) tax structure for its virgin containerboard mills, CEO John Faraci told a UBS investment conference on Thursday.

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IP restarting idle Valliant, OK, containerboard PM; shifting Indiana mill production for net 160,000 tons/yr capacity increase

By Will Mies Thu, Sep 11, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2014 (RISI) -International Paper (IP) has decided to restart the idle containerboard machine at its Valliant, OK, mill sometime later next year, CEO John Faraci told a UBS investment conference Thursday.

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German box maker Günther Degenhardt files for insolvency

By Irina Van den Neste Thu, Sep 11, 2014

BRUSSELS, Sept. 11, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Günther Degenhardt, which operated a box-making plant in Grevenbroich in north-western Germany, has filed for bankruptcy amid financial difficulties.

The firm's spokesperson said that the insolvency administrator will now examine options for the company.

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CSI launches sheet feeding plant in UK, mulls more capacity in Europe

By Irina Van den Neste Thu, Sep 11, 2014

BRUSSELS, Sept. 11, 2014 (PPI Europe) -The US-based Corrugated Synergies International (CSI) has launched a new sheet feeding plant in Scunthorpe in North Lincolnshire, the UK.

The facility started up in August and is expected to reach its full capacity this month, said CSI's CEO John Perullo.

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