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Containerboard stocks rise 110,000 tons with mills catching up on orders; July box shipments up 2.9%

By Will Mies Fri, Aug 16, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16, 2013 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -US corrugated box shipments in July jumped up 2.9% from a year ago, while containerboard inventories rose 110,000 tons from the prior month, according to Fibre Box Assn (FBA) and American Forest and Paper Association (AF&PA) statistics released on Aug. 15.


Evergreen Packaging kicks off biannual nationwide carton art competition

By Wed, Aug 14, 2013

Evergreen Packaging today announced the launch of the fall 2013 Made By Milk Carton Construction Contest, themed "Transportation." Schools across the United States can win up to $5,000 by having classroom teams design and construct creations made from empty school milk cartons, which students save from their school lunches. The deadline for submissions is November 15, 2013.

Press Release

Heidelberg 1Q 2013 results: group sales down 3% from year ago to Euro 504 million

By Tue, Aug 13, 2013

    HEIDELBERG, Germany, Aug. 13, 2013 (Press Release) -
  • Sales of EUR 504 million in line with expectations
  • Operating result excluding special items (EBITDA) some EUR 45 million better than in previous year at EUR -2 million
  • Free cash flow including payments for Focus 2012 at break-even (previous year: EUR -112 million)


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