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Dominion Packaging installs high-speed folder gluer from Masterwork USA at Virginia carton plant

By Mon, Mar 17, 2014

CHARLOTTE, NC, March 17, 2014 (Press Release) -Masterwork USA, a leading manufacturer of folding carton and packaging equipment headquartered in Charlotte, NC, has installed a new MK 1000FBII high speed automatic folder gluer to produce folding cartons at Dominion Packaging, a leading high-quality packaging printer headquartered in Richmond, VA.

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US-based paper tubes and cores manufacturer Yazoo Mills invests $4 million into essential projects, plant infrastructure upgrades and additional production capacity

By Mon, Mar 17, 2014

NEW OXFORD, PA, March 17, 2014 (Press Release) -Over the past 18 months, Yazoo Mills has been working diligently to make the necessary changes within their manufacturing operations to sustain their current growth trend. The company has invested over $4 million dollars into essential projects, plant infrastructure upgrades, and additional production capacity.

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Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions merges two business divisions; names new business division as Newark Converted Products

By Tue, Mar 11, 2014

CRANFORD, NJ, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions has announced the business division merger of Newark Custom Paperboard and Newark Paperboard Products. The new business division will be known as "Newark Converted Products".

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RockTenn to buy Simpson Tacoma for $343 million to establish West Coast mill base, expand in white top

By Will Mies Fri, Mar 07, 2014

OAKLAND, March 7, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -In a move that would give it a West Coast mill presence and strengthen its leading white-top linerboard position, RockTenn will acquire Simpson Tacoma Kraft Paper from Simpson Lumber for about $343 million, the two companies announced on Mar. 3.

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Voith to supply SpeedSizer applicator unit for Europac Duenas Papel's PM 2 at its Dueñas mill in Spain

By Thu, Mar 13, 2014

HEIDENHEIM, Germany, March 13, 2014 (Press Release) -Europac Papeles y Cartones de Europa S.A. ordered a SpeedSizer applicator unit for the PM 2 of its Duenas mill. Start-up of the rebuild is scheduled to be in May 2014. Thus, PM 2 will be able to not only produce normal, but also white coated testliner in the future.

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DS Smith sees positive Q3 results amid market share growth, SCA synergies

By Irina Van den Neste Thu, Mar 13, 2014

BRUSSELS, March 13, 2014 (PPI Europe) -UK packaging giant DS Smith (DSS) said its corrugated volume growth in its third quarter ending January 31, was in line with its plans due to market share growth in its packaging business and the benefits from the synergies of the acquired SCA operations.

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