OAKLAND, May 16, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -After a slow first quarter impacted by weather and flat economic growth, US box shipments picked up slightly in April, while mills eased back on operating rates to just below 95% and containerboard inventories tumbled 92,000 tons, according to the latest industry statistics.
NORCROSS, GA, May 16, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -RockTenn today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Tacoma Mill.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 15, 2014 (RISI) -After a weather-related slow first quarter start, US box shipments picked up in April, while containerboard inventories showed a more then seasonal 92,000 ton decline, according to the latest industry statistics.
CINCINNATI, OH, May 14, 2014 (Press Release) -Michelman is pleased to announce that Dr. Rick Michelman, the company's Chief Technology Officer has been elected to serve a three year term on the Board of Directors at the Industrial Research Institute (IRI).
HANOVER, PA, May 14, 2014 (Press Release) -OX Paper Tube and Core LLC, a division of OX Industries, has purchased a 41,000 square foot building at 600 West Elm Avenue, Hanover PA. The newly-acquired building is located next to OX's current tube and core facility on Maple Avenue.
BRUSSELS, May 8, 2014 (Press Release) -Sappi Fine Paper Europe is launching Algro Guard M and Leine Guard M barrier paper grades at interpack 2014 - These sustainable and recyclable packaging materials are designed to address concerns about migration of mineral oil into food from packaging that is manufactured from recycled paper.
NEWTOWN, CT, May 13, 2014 (Press Release) -The Independent Carton Group (ICG) is pleased to announce Indiana Carton Company as its newest member. Indiana Carton, located in Bremen, Ind., was approved for ICG membership during the group's recent general membership meeting in Denver, Colo., which was hosted by local member All Packaging Company.
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, May 13, 2014 (Press Release) -With the aim of increasing its board production up to 15% and improving the quality of its products, the largest Brazilian packaging paper manufacturer and exporter, Klabin, has signed a contract with Voith to modernize its PM 9.
DÜSSELDORF, Germany, May 12, 2014 (Press Release) -