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Showing 35 articles from April 7, 2015.

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Earnings Announcements
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What's coming...
What's coming...

The most efficient linerboard mill I know uses one third the production labor per ton of production of its contemporary competitors. This is due to higher levels of automation, particularly in the materials handling areas. Its cost of maintenance labor is about the same as its contemporaries. However, for all mills, continued automation of specific tasks will eventually bring maintenance labor costs down, too. In society as a whole, automation is about to make dramatic changes to labor needs--not that this has not been going on since the beginning of the industrial revolution. Now, however, it is about to become very serious.

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The PM40 closed Thursday, 2 April 2015 at 3530.

6 Apr 15 Get the latest PM40 update by listening to the weekly Nips show by Pulp & Paper Radio International.

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The PM40 closed 2 April 2015 up 5% from the 4 April 2014 level.

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Disconnected Comparisons

In this issue of Disconnected Comparisons, we evaluate Packaging Corp Of America (PKG) and Sonoco Products Co (SON)

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Insider Trading

Reported insider trading since the last issue of PaperMoney.

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Supplier News

ANDRITZ Supplies Press Section at Iggesund Paperboard

Increase production capacity and improve energy efficiency

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ANDRITZ to Supply Complete Deinking Line

To produce consistent paper quality with higher brightness paper grades

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Eurovast Starts Up New Tissue Machine

Toscotec installs new tissue machine at Cartiera della Basilica

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Miltenberg PM 7 Impresses with Efficient Production

Enhances high quality standards

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Valmet to Rebuild Tissue Machine

High capacity and speed produce high quality paper

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Market News of Note

Klabin Performs General Shutdown

Action aims to ensure the smooth operation of the plant

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Kruger's Situation Back to Normal

No injuries and very little impact on services

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Lithuainian Grikiskes AB Starts Operation of New Paper Machine

Smooth start for production

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Meerssen Papier in Administration

The mill stands still

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Paper Mill in Michigan Closes

Unable to fully reposition the mill

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Verso Introduces New Product Lineup

Provides a unique combination of quality, consistency, reliability and flexibility

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Voith BlueLine Machines Successful

Strong sales confirm that this approach is appreciated in the industry

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Labor & Union Actions

Lecta's Condat Mill on Strike

Coated woodfree paper production is currently standing still

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Major Expenditures

Gällö Timber Invests in a New Control System

Production increased by 100%

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Hamburger to Build New Testliner Machine

Company to produce brown and white testliner

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Latvijas Finieris Expanding Production in Estonia

Bringing innovations to the plywood production technology

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Lincoln Tissue Mill Completes Improvements

Tissue manufacturing plant has recovered

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Amcor Announces Acquisition of Nampak Flexibles

Growth in the African region

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Canfor Completes Acquisition

Global customers to benefit from merger

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International Paper Agrees to Sell Carolina® Coated Bristols Brand

Plans to convert the mill 100 percent fluff and softwood pulp production

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Norbord and Ainsworth Provide Update on Merger

Merger and closing to be finalized by end of month

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Pro-Gest to Acquire Burgo's Idled Mantua Mill

Mill to restart after shut down

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Major Announcements

Closure of Aylesford Triggers Upheaval in UK

Triggers a noticeable drop in prices of deinking grades and mixed paper

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Europe's Most Modern Folding Box Plant

Schur to extend its competitive edge

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Metsä Group's Äänekoski Bioproduct Mill

Highly advanced, high-risk energy technologies

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Stora Enso Plans to Rationalise Building Solutions Finland

Redefining business with a plan to focus our production and competence

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Final Word

The Final Word by Chuck Swann
The Final Word by Chuck Swann

February Production Stats Down in Most Grades

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Lecta's Zaragoza Mill Receives Improvements

Improvement in the quality of the water returned to the environment

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Just in....

Norbord and Ainsworth Complete Merger

Better position to serve customers' evolving needs

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