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Koehler’s New Colorline IQ: A Unique Digital Printing Paper (4/13/2018)

New recycled paper provides brilliant digital printing.

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Paper Mills, Michelman Announce Strategic Innovation (2/24/2016)

Monadnock Paper Mills Inc. (MPM), Bennington, N.H., USA, a family-owned manufacturer that produces specialty papers for the technical, packaging and printing markets, this week announced a new strategic development utilizing Michelman materials. Michelman, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, is a global developer of water-based and functional print receptive coatings.

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Antti Jääskeläinen Appointed EVP, UPM Raflatac (6/23/2016)

Antti Jääskeläinen as been appointed EVP of UPM Raflatac, effective July 1, 2016.

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Unifor: “Fighting to Save Five Canadian Mills from Trump” (4/12/2018)

"Right now, Donald Trump is poised to do irreversible damage to five small communities across Canada," said Jerry Dias, Unifor national president.

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Verso Introduces Guide to Paper Selection for Election Direct Mail (6/03/2016)

Verso Corp., Memphis, Tenn., USA, a North American producer of coated papers, this week introduced a promotion with tips for creating a successful election direct mail campaign featuring Verso's entire offering of 7 pt. and 9 pt. products that meet the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) minimum requirements for direct mail.

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Bekaert Solaronics to Supply GemDryer IR System to Mexico’s Greenpaper (5/24/2016)

Bekaert Solaronics, Marietta, Ga., USA, will supply Greenpaper (formerly known as Productora de Paper de C.V.) in Mexico with one infrared drying system GemDryer® after a rebuilt UMV twin HSM coater on its PM 3.

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Barry-Wehmiller’s Arcil SA Becomes Synerlink (6/14/2016)

After two recent acquisitions, Arcil SA, based in Puiseux-Pontoise, France, has changed its name to Synerlink. Arcil remains the brand name for the company’s form-fill-seal (FFS) lines that are manufactured in France. 

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Fibria Increases Horizonte 2 Project Pulp Capacity at Três Lagoas to 1.95 million MTPY (6/06/2016)

Fibria, Tres Lagoas, Brazi, the world's leading eucalyptus pulp producer, will increase the production capacity of its new plant in Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul, from 1.75 million metric tpy to 1.95 million metric tpy.

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Paper Coating Additives Market Expected to Reach $2.56 Billion by 2020 (6/22/2016)

A new report by WhaTech (Mount Macedon, Australia) released on Tuesday (June 21) promoting the December 2015 published market research report "Paper Coating Additives Market: Type (Dispersant, Defoamer, Rheology Modifier, Others), By Formulation (Waterborne, Solventborne, Powder and High Solids) Paper Type (Packaging, Printing & Writing, Specialty Coated, Others) - Forecast(2015-2020)," published by IndustryARC, has made available more information about market and industry specifics not available in the original preview of the report without purchase.

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Metsa Board Orders Valmet IQ for New Extrusion Coating Line at Husum Mill (6/23/2016)

Metsa Board, Finland, has ordered Valmet IQ quality control systems (QCS) for a new extrusion coating line to start up in the first half of 2017 at its Husum mill.

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Sappi Seal: New Paper-Based Packaging Solution with Integrated Sealing Functionality (4/10/2018)

Sappi introduces innovative paper for flexible packaging with improved sealing properties and increased sustainability.

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U.S. Demand for Paper Industry Machinery to Reach $3.6 Billion in 2022 (4/20/2018)

Increasing paper and paperboard production expected to drive demand.

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Neenah Announces European Distribution Center in the Netherlands (6/08/2016)

As part of an overall expansion initiative to provide worldwide distribution as well as meet specific needs of large, global accounts, Neenah Paper, Alpharetta, Ga., USA, this week announced the opening of its new European Distribution Center in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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Supremex Names New CFO, Independent Board Nominations, CEO Estate Planning (4/04/2018)

Company appointed Guy Prenevost as CFO and corporate secretary, and nominated Nicole Boivin and Steven P. Richardson as independent directors.

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Voith Hydro Opens Renewable Energy Office in Sydney, Australia (4/20/2018)

New office strengthens Voith’s presence in a promising and dynamic energy market. 

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Constantia Flexibles Sells Mexican Folding Carton Business to Grupo Gondi (6/01/2016)

Constantia Flexibles Group (Vienna, Austria) has agreed to sell its non-core folding carton activities in Mexico, Aluprint Plegadizos, to Mexican company Grupo Gondi for an undisclosed amount.

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Nippon Welcomed by Longview Labor Despite Slightly Mixed History (6/23/2016)

According to a report by The Daily News (Longview, Wash., USA) the North Pacific Paper Co. (NORPAC) mill in Longview will be the sole remaining Weyerhaeuser (Federal Way, Wash.) owned paper mill after its deal with Nippon is finalized by the end of the third quarter.

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Global Wood Fiber Prices Indices Continued Down in the 1Q/16 (6/17/2016)

Wood costs for the pulp industry have been falling steadily worldwide for almost five years with hardwood fiber prices declining the most, according to the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ) Seattle, Wash., USA.

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Asian Woodchip Imports Declined in 2017, after 7 Years of Record Volumes (4/05/2018)

Even as demand may be peaking, supply challenges will persist, says 25th annual woodfiber trade review. 

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World Kaolin Market to Expand to $8.99 Billion during Next Eight Years (6/16/2016)

The global kaolin market is expected to reach $8.99 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research Inc., San Francisco, Calif., USA. Rapid urbanization coupled with infrastructural development has resulted in tremendous growth in the construction sector of emerging economies including India, China, Russia, and Brazil.

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