TEMPE, AZ, May 1, 2014 (Press Release) - Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in April for the 11th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 59th consecutive month, say the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®.
WASHINGTON, DC, April 29, 2014 (Press Release) -The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) today announced that 63.5 percent of paper consumed in the U.S. was recovered for recycling in 2013.
NORTHBROOK, IL, April 30, 2014 (PRNewswire) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation today reported record results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. As compared to 2013's first quarter, results for 2014's first quarter are below:
ST. PAUL, MN, April 30, 2014 (Press Release) -H.B. Fuller, St. Paul, Minn., has invested $1 mllion in a Packaging Center of Excellence at its North American headquarters. The facility, officially opening April 29, will be accessible year-round for robust packaging engineering and technical services.
BRUSSELS, April 30, 2014 (PPI Europe) -A Parma court has approved the restructuring plan submitted by the recycled fluting manufacturer Cartiera Bompani for its debt settlement proceedings with creditors, according to local media reports.
BRUSSELS, April 30, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Kraftliner prices unchanged: Prices for brown and white-top kraftliner were stable in April despite producers' attempts to push for Euro 50/tonne hikes announced earlier by all major market players.
BRUSSELS, April 30, 2014 (PPI Europe) -Prices for brown grades of recycled containerboard (RCCM) have dropped this spring across all European markets amid paper oversupply and high stocks at mills. Demand, although rather healthy, was not sufficient to balance supply, sources said.