OAKLAND, Aug. 8, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -RockTenn (RKT) continues to upgrade its North American box plant system since the acquisition of Smurfit-Stone Container in 2011, closing 21 box plants over the past three years and increasing volume per plant by 8.9%, the company told analysts in its conference call last week.
MILWAUKEE, WI, Aug. 8, 2014 (Press Release) -
Kempsmith Machine Company plans a new expansion for their die cutting and machining operations.
NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA, Aug. 1, 2014 (Press Release) -SupplyOne, Inc., a Newtown Square, Pennsylvania based consolidator of specialty packaging manufacturers, packaging equipment and supply distributors, announced it has acquired the Spartanburg division of TimBar Packaging and Display, a full service provider of corrugated and custom packaging based in Roebuck, South Carolina.
SPRAGUE, CT, Aug. 1, 2014 (Local News) -Members of United Steelworkers Local 1840, which represents Fusion Paperboard employees, filed a grievance against the company Wednesday, accusing it of breaching a negotiated contract, chapter president Rich Harrelle told The Bulletin.
SHANGHAI, Aug. 6, 2014 (RISI) -Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing has started up a 400,000 tonne/yr recycled containerboard machine at a mill in Chongqing municipality in China.
Dubbed PM 20, the Valmet unit is 7.25 m wide and has a design speed of 1,100 m/min.
VALPARAISO, IN, Aug. 6, 2014 (Local News) -Construction on the Pratt Industries paper recycling mill is underway, and the company will be in front of the city's Board of Zoning Appeals Thursday to seek several variances for the $290 million project.
CINCINNATI, OH, Aug. 6, 2014 (Press Release) -
Michelman has strengthened its expanding global presence with the hiring of Mr. Jeff Rodgers as the company's new CFO. Effective July 31, 2014, Rodgers has assumed responsibility for Michelman's global financial management.
SPARKS GLENCOE, MD, Aug. 1, 2014 (Press Release) -On the heels of last month's Circular Economy package published by the European Commission, SUN Automation Group®, a global leader within the corrugated industry, has reaffirmed its commitment to environmental sustainability.