SPARKS GLENCOE, MD, Dec. 16, 2013 (Press Release) -Sun Automation Group will open a new Service Center in Singapore as of January 2014. The Center will improve Sun's ability to service customers in the region. The Service Center is part of Sun Automation Groups strategic plan to grow its business in Asia.
CINCINNATI, OH, Dec. 16, 2013 (Press Release) -Michelman has established a joint venture with Maruyoshi Chemical Co., Ltd., a developer and manufacturer of specialty waterborne polyolefin emulsions, and chemical trading company, based in Gifu, Japan.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 16, 2013 (RISI) -US box shipments remained relatively flat in November while containerboard inventories declined for the third month in a row, according to the latest industry statistics released today.
BRUSSELS, Dec. 16, 2013 (Press Release) -International Paper announced today that its exciting investment project at the Polish Kwidzyn mill is progressing well on time. The company disclosed earlier this year its plans for a substantial investment in the mill to further enhance its product quality and service platform for the coated board market in EMEA.
CONYERS, GA, Dec. 12, 2013 (Press Release) -Pratt Industries has officially opened its new material recovery facility (MRF) in south Georgia. The state-of-the-art plant, which replaces a smaller recycling center the city had operated nearby, is the result of a unique partnership between the public and private sectors.
NORTHBROOK, IL, Dec. 11, 2013 (PRNewswire) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one (2:1) split of the Company's common stock at today's regularly scheduled board meeting. The stock split will be structured in the form of a stock dividend.
CHICAGO, Dec. 13, 2013 (RISI) -BHS Corrugated North America, Rutledge, TN, has completed its transition into its state of the art corrugating roll manufacturing plant in Knoxville.
OAKLAND, CA, Dec. 13, 2013 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Greifappointed Peter Watson, 56, COO, effective Jan. 1. Watson was group pres for Greif's Paper Packaging and Land Management business segments as well as Global Sourcing & Supply Chain.