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Bobst North America promotes Brian Kentopp to VP, business unit sheet fed

By Mon, Jul 21, 2014

ROSELAND, NJ, July 18, 2014 (Press Release) -Bobst North America is pleased to announce that Brian Kentopp has been promoted to Vice President, Business Unit Sheet Fed for North America effective June 9, 2014. Brian will be responsible for all Corrugated Board and Folding Carton business in the USA and Canada.

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Diamond Envelope joins Two Sides to promote responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper

By Sun, Jul 20, 2014

CHICAGO, IL, July 18, 2014 (Press Release) -Diamond Envelope Corporation has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper.

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Sustainability: US paper/forest sector closer to 2020 goals; cuts energy, GHG emissions

By James McLaren Fri, Jul 18, 2014

OAKLAND, CA, July 18, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -The US paper/forest industry showed more progress in reaching 2020 sustainability goals including reducing purchased energy and water use, and cutting greenhouse gas emissions, according to the American Forest & Paper Association's 2014 Sustainability Report.

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Smurfit Kappa partners with supply chain engineers ESTL to offer customers end-to-end packaging and logistics expertise

By Tue, Jul 15, 2014

DUBLIN, Ireland, July 15, 2014 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa, one of the world's leading packaging firms, announces a new, exclusive partnership with ESTL, the global market-leaders in the safe delivery of goods, bringing together the full suite of expertise for customers' packaging, transport, security and logistics needs, under one roof.

PPI Pulp & Paper Week

US linerboard export prices pressured by slow demand, excess supply

By Will Mies Fri, Jul 18, 2014

OAKLAND, July 18, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -US linerboard export prices remain under pressure in global markets due to slow demand and excess supply as producers in the US, Europe and other exporting countries push more tons offshore in response to weak demand at home, according to traders.

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Smurfit Kappa to increase prices for brown and white recycled containerboard by Euro 60/tonne, effective Aug 1, and for brown kraftliner by Euro 50/tonne, effective Sept 1

By Fri, Jul 18, 2014

PARIS, July 17, 2014 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa is currently informing their customers that they will increase the price for Brown and White Recycled Containerboard by €60/t as per August 1. At the same time Smurfit Kappa is announcing a price increase of €50/t for Brown Kraftliner, to be effective on September 1.


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