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US linerboard export prices to Mexico drop in December-January

By Renata Mercante Tue, Jan 21, 2014

SAO PAULO, Jan. 21, 2014 (PPI Latin America) -Prices for US linerboard export to Mexico had a $10/tonne decrease in December-January, according to PPI Latin America sources, due to excess supply in the yearend, especially in North America, Europe and Brazil, and mills trying to push out more export during their normal seasonal slowdown.

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Finland's Pankaboard to exhibit at Packaging Innovations 2014 in Birmingham, UK, Feb. 26-27

By Tue, Jan 21, 2014

PANKAKOSKI, Finland , Jan. 21, 2014 (Press Release) -Finnish speciality cartonboard producer Pankaboard has announced that it is to exhibit at this year's Packaging Innovations exhibition for the first time, marking the first appearance of its UK sales team, following the opening of its new UK sales office in Nottingham last year.

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Mondi wins 2014 WorldStar award for packaging of Mars Africa's "ROYCO" soup

By Tue, Jan 21, 2014

VIENNA, Austria, Jan. 20, 2014 (Press Release) -Mondi is very pleased to announce that the "ROYCO" soup packet of Mars Africa has won a 2014 WorldStar Award for Packaging. In partnership with Afripack Consumer Flexibles and the customer Mars Africa, Mondi Extrusion Coatings developed an innovative material for food packaging.

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PPC's spring meeting speakers to discuss economy, social media and forestry in New Orleans, LA, on April 2-4

By Mon, Jan 20, 2014

SPRINGFIELD, MA, Jan. 20, 2014 (Press Release) -Experts in capital markets, the economy, the forestry industry, and social media will share their research and business forecasts at the Paperboard Packaging Council's Spring Meeting: Outlook and Strategies Conference, on April 2-4, 2014 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in New Orleans, LA.

Speakers include:

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Newark Recycled Paperboard to showcase new construction products at World of Concrete trade show in Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 20-24

By Mon, Jan 20, 2014

CRANFORD, NJ, Jan. 20, 2014 (Business Wire) -Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions (Newark) today announced the company will showcase new construction products at the international World of Concrete trade show.

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Tavens Packaging & Display Solutions pledges $50,000 donation to International Corrugated Packaging Foundation

By Sun, Jan 19, 2014

ALEXANDRIA, VA, Jan. 20, 2014 (Press Release) -

The International Corrugated Packaging Foundation ("ICPF") has announced that Tavens Packaging & Display Solutions has become ICPF's most recent corporate partner by pledging $50,000 to support the foundation's educational and student outreach initiatives.

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AGI-Shorewood to invest $8.5 million to expand North Carolina lithography and finishing packaging plant

By Wed, Jan 15, 2014

RALEIGH, NC, Jan. 14, 2014 (Press Release) -Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced Tuesday that ASG (AGI Shorewood) will expand its manufacturing operations in Henderson County. The company plans to create 50 new jobs in North Carolina and invest more than $8.5 million in East Flat Rock.

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RISI named Smurfit Kappa's Gary McGann as 2014 European CEO of the Year

By Wed, Jan 15, 2014

BRUSSELS, Jan. 15, 2014 (Press Release) -RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, has named Gary McGann, Chief Executive Officer of the Smurfit Kappa Group, as the 2014 European CEO of the Year. The award will be presented during RISI's European Pulp & Paper Conference in Prague, Czech Republic, March 10-12, 2014.

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