November 8, 2018 – Cascades Inc. has reported its unaudited third-quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2018.
November 7, 2018 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö, the global fibre-based materials provider, has partnered with five companies to develop a new flexible paper-based packaging solution.
Published in Innovation
November 6, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products has earned an award for its sustainability achievements at its Calhoun, Tennessee paper, pulp and tissue mill.
Published in Sustainability
November 6, 2018 – Rayonier Advanced Materials has announced its third-quarter results, citing a 2018 net income of $38 million, or $0.60 per diluted common share, compared to $16 million, or $0.28 per diluted common share in the third quarter of 2017.
November 2, 2018 – Canfor Corporation has announced it will be scaling back its sawmill operations in British Columbia during Q4 2018 due to log supply constraints, log costs and current market conditions.
November 1, 2018 – Domtar Corporation has reported its preliminary third-quarter results and simultaneously announced plans to cut back staff and close its Waco, Texas personal care plant by the end of 2019.
November 1, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products has reported record preliminary third-quarter results, declaring a special dividend of $1.50 per share. All figures below are reported in US dollars.
November 1, 2018 – Archroma, a colour and specialty chemicals company, has announced its new Cartastrength product for stronger packaging and tissue papers and improved stickies management during the production process.
Published in Chemicals
October 29, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products has renewed its partnership with Thunder Bay's Confederation College, announcing a contribution of $150,000 to the College’s Technology, Education and Collaboration (TEC) Campaign.
October 26, 2018 – WorkSafeBC, British Columbia's workplace safety board, has launched a new process safety initiative geared toward a number of process industries including the pulp and paper sector.
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October 25, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products Inc. has announced $40 million in investments at its Northwestern Ontario operations, in addition to $13.5 million in major maintenance repairs and the creation of 25 new jobs.
October 25, 2018 – Canfor Corporation has released its third-quarter 2018 results, reporting pulp shipments and production are down over the previous quarter as a result of scheduled downtime and weather-related transportation issues.
October 25, 2018 – Domtar, Resolute Forest Products, Wellington Produce Packaging and Brinkman and Associates Reforestation are among the Northern Ontario businesses that recently won Workplace Excellence Awards from Workplace Safety North (WSN).
Published in Health & Safety
October 24, 2018 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö has completed the acquisition of MD Papéis’ Caieiras specialty paper mill in Brazil for about EUR 98 million.
Octoebr 23, 2018 – GLV, a manufacturer and technology specialist for the pulp and paper industry, has announced two leadership appointments.
October 23, 2018 – Kimberly-Clark has announced its third-quarter financial results, reporting a reduction in net sales compared to Q3 2017.
October 23, 2018 – Sonoco has reported its third-quarter sales are up three per cent from 2017 in the financial results for its third quarter, ending September 30, 2018.
October 22, 2018 – Northern Pulp has confirmed an effluent leak has been stopped at its Pictou Landing, Nova Scotia pulp mill.
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