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Growing Sustainably: Metsa Board is bringing its environmentally friendly measures and products to China

Tue, Oct 14, 2014

BRUSSELS - Metsä Board has recently celebrated its 60 years' presence in China. The firm established its first office in Beijing in 1953, and now runs offices in Shanghai and Hong Kong as well. However, its first exports to China could be dated back to almost a century ago in the 1920s.

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Supplier news: Paper Machinery Corp to unveil highest-speed paper cup forming machine

By Fri, Oct 24, 2014

OAKLAND, CA, Oct. 24, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Paper Machinery Corpsaid it will premiere the highest-speed paper cup forming machine in history at Pack Expo, Nov. 2-5, in Chicago. The PMC 1003 can form up to 330 cups/minute, with greater efficiency and reduced production costs, the company said.

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KBA to supply two additional Rapida 106 sheetfed offset presses to Indian packaging manufacturer Parksons Packaging

By Fri, Oct 24, 2014

WÜRZBURG, Germany, Oct. 24, 2014 (Press Release) -Parksons Packaging, a renowned Indian packaging manufacturer, recently ordered two additional high-performance Rapida 106 sheetfed offset presses. In the last two years the company has installed four medium-format Rapidas and is extremely satisfied with their performance.

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Stora Enso invests Euro 27 million to boost capacity of consumer BM 5 by 20,000 tonnes at Imatra site in Finland

By Wed, Oct 22, 2014

HELSINKI, Oct. 23, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -Stora Enso invests EUR 27 million to improve the quality and cost-competitiveness and to increase the capacity of the consumer board machine 5 by 20 000 tonnes at its Imatra Mills in Finland. The investment will focus on the coating part of the machine and on modernising the winder and reel packaging section.


Graphic Packaging 3Q 2014 results: adjusted EBITDA up 8.8% from year ago to $190.6 million

By Tue, Oct 21, 2014

ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Third Quarter Highlights

  • Q3 Net Sales increased $49.3 million or 4.9%, after adjusting for the impact of divested businesses.

  • Q3 Adjusted Earnings per Diluted Share increased to $0.17 versus $0.12 in the prior year period.


Fire hits Swiss folding box manufacturer Karton + Papier AG, production unit unaffected

By Anne grimbert Tue, Oct 14, 2014

BRUSSELS, Oct. 14, 2014 (RISI) -Fire broke out in Karton + Papier AG (KAPAG)'s woodchip warehouse on the evening of October 8 in Muhen in Switzerland. No injuries were reported and the production unit was not affected, managing director Alexander Meyer toldRISI.


Bekaert Solaronics installs GemDryer and Energy Recovery system at Metsä Board Tako in Finland

By Mon, Oct 13, 2014

ARMENTIÈRES, France, Oct. 1, 2014 (Press Release) -Bekaert Solaronics installed a GemDryer® system with Gem12E emitters at Metsä Board Tako in Finland. The delivery includes also an Energy Recovery System (ERS) to be linked to the air dryer.


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