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Spotlight: Danny Haynes

October 1, 2016

For more than 100 years, TAPPI membership has included the best and brightest in the pulp, paper, packaging and converting industry.

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Josh Reich spotlight

November 1, 2016

“This was not the career path I originally thought I’d be on,” says TAPPI member Josh Reich. “But I’m glad I am now.”


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Member Spotlight

Josh Reich

For more than 100 years, TAPPI membership has included the best and brightest in the pulp, paper, packaging and converting industry.  Such as member Josh Reich.

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The New TAPPI

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Chicago TAPPI

Welcome to Chicago TAPPI Local Section

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SCA Global Survey Reveals Americans Hygiene Concerns (10/21/2016)

Even in the U.S., hygiene challenges can persist due to lack of understanding and resources. SCA reminds people about importance of personal and hand hygiene during global handwashing day.

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Buckman Announces Global Price Increase (10/26/2016)

Buckman, Memphis, Tenn., USA, has announced a price adjustment on select product lines, effective Nov. 15, 2016. The price increase will be 2% - 6%, dependent on geographic location and products and services sold. In some areas, increases may be higher where exchange rate based adjustments are necessary. 


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Mac Papers Names Russell GM in Greenville (9/01/2016)

This past week, Mac Papers (Jacksonville, Fla., USA) named John Mark Russell the new GM for its Greenville, S.C., branch. Russell has relocated from Charlotte, N.C., where he most recently served as a Mac Papers account manager.

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U.S. Kraft Paper Shipments Rise (9/20/2016)

Total kraft paper shipments by U.S. produces in August 2016 were 151,500 short tons, 6.6% higher than in August 2015, according to the AF&PA (Washington, D.C., USA) August 2016 Kraft Paper Report released this past week. Bleached kraft paper shipments increased from 6,700 short tons in July 2016 to 9.5 short tons in August, while unbleached kraft paper shipments increased from 126,300 short tons to 142,100 short tons.

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Fila Acquires St. Cuthberts Paper Mill in U.K. (9/27/2016)

Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini S.p.A. (FILA), an Italian artistry tools company), has announced the full acquisition of St Cuthberts Holding Ltd. and its operating company (St Cuthberts). The economic value of the operation, in line with the price paid, was equal to GBP 5.4 million ($7.2 million).

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Catalyst Announces Resignation of SVP and CFO De Costanzo (9/12/2016)

Catalyst Paper (Richmond, B.C., Canada) announced today (Sept. 12, 2016) that Frank De Costanzo, SVO and CFO, is leaving the company to pursue a CFO position with another organization.

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Pankaboard Launches New Cartonboard for Luxury Packaging (9/27/2016)

Pamkaboard, Finland, following recent investments at its mill in Finland, and as a result of extensive product development, this week introduced a new folding boxboard to its product portfolio. PANKALUX, is a new GC1 folding boxboard that has been engineered with the demands of the luxury packaging market in mind, and the luxury beverage sector in particular.

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Neenah Introduces Wide Format Comprehensive Paperboard Portfoilio (9/14/2016)

Today (Sept. 14, 2016) Neenah Paper (Alpharetta, Ga., USA) announced the company's introduction of Neenah Wide Format, a comprehensive portfolio of paper-based flexible and rigid board products, engineered for high-performance for almost every large format application, from window signs and banners, to wall murals, and POP displays.

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Rottneros Appoints Per Lundeen New Chairman (9/12/2016)

The Board of Rottneros (Söderhamn, Sweden) decided this past Friday (Sept. 9, 2016) to appoint board member Per Lundeen as new chairman until the Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2017. Rune Ingvarsson has for personal reasons decided to leave the post as chairman.

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Huhtamaki to Open New Manufacturing, Distribution Center in Arizona (9/19/2016)

Huhtamaki North America, De Soto, Kansas, USA, this week announced plans to open a new manufacturing and distribution center in Goodyear, Ariz., to serve west coast foodservice packaging and retail tableware markets. When completed, the 750,000-sq.-ft. facility will produce paper drink cups, insulated hot cups, food containers, pressed paperboard plates, and thermoformed plastic cups and lids. 

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Ten Toscotec Tissue Machines Now Running at Vinda’s Sanjiang Mill in China (9/06/2016)

Vinda Paper (China) Co., at its Sanjiang mill, Jiangmen, has started up two new Toscotec (Lucca, Italy) machines, TM 9 and TM 10. Both machines are AHEAD-2.0M, with a design speed of 1,800 m/min. TM 10 is the 21st machine supplied by Toscotec to Vinda.

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NPTA Announces 2016 PAPER Foundation Scholarship Recipients (9/07/2016)

The National Paper Trade Association, NPTA, Chicago, Ill., USA, the association for the paper distribution industry, this week announced its 2016 Paper and Plastics Education Research (PAPER) Foundation scholarship recipients and recognized the generosity of the companies that made these scholarships possible.

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