MIAMI, Aug. 2, 2013 (Press Release) -RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, is pleased to announce an exciting new addition to our global conference lineup, the 2013 RISI Latin American Paper Packaging Conference. The Paper Packaging Conference will be taking place this year on November 18-20 in Miami, Florida, USA.
NORCROSS, GA, Aug. 2, 2013 (Globe Newswire) -RockTenn today announced that Jim Rubright will retire as chief executive officer and a director on Oct. 31, 2013. Steve Voorhees, chief operating officer of RockTenn, will become chief executive officer upon Rubright's retirement.
SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2013 (PPI Asia) -China's paper and board (P&B) prices remained flat or dipped slightly in July as the country's slump deepened during the traditionally slack summer period.
CLEVELAND, OH, Aug. 1, 2013 (Press Release) -World demand for corrugated boxes is forecast to increase 4.2 percent per year to 234 billion square meters in 2017, slightly outpacing real (inflation-adjusted) gains in GDP.
NIAGARA FALLS, NY, Aug. 1, 2013 (Local News) -The owners of a new liner board manufacturing mill off 47th Street have filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming they encountered significant issues with contaminated soil during the facility's construction.
SOLNA, Sweden, Aug. 1, 2013 (Business Wire) -BillerudKorsnäs' divestment of paper machine PM2 at the Group's Gävle production unit, to SwedPaper AB, has been approved by the appropriate competition authorities and the transaction has now been completed.
MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 1, 2013 (Press Release) -Amcor Directors are of the view that the demerger will enhance shareholder value by enabling each company to better pursue their own growth agendas and strategic priorities.
ATLANTA, July 31, 2013 (Press Release) -Graphic Packaging International will demonstrate at Drinktec 2013 the benefits of consumer-driven innovation. Graphic Packaging's exhibit (#325 in hall A5) will showcase a range of packaging solutions that deliver on the three key packaging benefits identified by consumers: functionality, branding and sustainability.