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Thimm Verpackung takes over Reka Wellpappenwerke's Lohhof corrugated cardboard plant, to build new facility in southern Germany

By Wed, Jan 08, 2014

NORTHEIM, Germany, Jan. 7, 2014 (Press Release) -Thimm Verpackung GmbH + Co. KG based in Northeim (Lower Saxony) has taken over the Lohhof (Bavaria) corrugated cardboard plant from Reka Wellpappenwerke GmbH where 114 people are currently employed. Operations will be transferred on 1 February 2014.

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RockTenn coated recycled board mills achieve certification under 100% Recycled Paperboard Alliance certification program

By Tue, Jan 07, 2014

NORCROSS, GA, Jan. 6, 2014 (Press Release) -RockTenn, one of North America's largest producers of 100 percent coated recycled board (CRB), announced today that all of its CRB mills have achieved certification under the 100% Recycled Paperboard Alliance's (RPA-100%) newly launched certification program.

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Mondi Containerboard increases stock capacity by 15,000 tonnes at its Świecie mill in Poland

By Tue, Jan 07, 2014

VIENNA, Austria, Jan. 7, 2014 (Press Release) -Mondi Containerboard has opened a new storage location at its paper mill in Świecie, Poland. Capable of storing 80,000 tonnes in total, the new facility will increase the mill's stock-holding capacity by 15,000 tonnes.

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Bekaert Solaronics installs two Edge Dryers on PM4 at NorPaper's Avot Vallée mill in Blendecques, France

By Thu, Jan 02, 2014

ARMENTIERES, France, Jan. 3, 2014 (Press Release) -Bekaert Solaronics has recently installed two Edge Dryers on PM4 at NorPaperAvotVallée to improve the moisture profile on the paper edges. The Bekaert Edge Dryer is a compact, easy-to install and efficient solution for edge drying.

PPI Asia

Nine Dragons, Fuyang board mills planning shutdowns for Lunar New Year holiday

By Rita Yao Thu, Jan 02, 2014

SHANGHAI, Jan. 3, 2014 (PPI Asia) -China's Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) is planning downtime at its mill in Dongguan city, Guangdong province for the coming Lunar New Year holiday.

It will curtail production by around 200,000 tonnes.

The festival will fall on January 31, and the whole country will be on a week-long holiday to celebrate with family.

Local News

International Paper investing $12 million in Missouri box plant to increase efficiency and capacity

By Thu, Jan 02, 2014

ST. JOSEPH, MO, Jan. 2, 2014 (Local News) -A St. Joseph facility survives a company downsizing and now looks forward to an expansion instead.

International Paper, located at 4725 Easton Road, is investing $12 million in equipment to increase efficiency and capacity.

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