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Metsäliitto Cooperative, the parent company of Metsä Group, has agreed on the sale, dated on 31 December 2014, of the entire share capital of Metsä Wood’s UK-based pole business subsidiary Burt Boulton & Haywood Ltd (BBH) to ScanPole Ltd, a subsidiary of Iivari Mononen Oy. The employees of BBH, a…

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The European Recovered Paper Council (ERPC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Henri Vermeulen as chairman, taking over from Beatrice Klose (Intergraf). Mr Vermeulen is Vice President Paper for Recycling of the Smurfit Kappa Group and represents CEPI in the EPRC. His ERPC chairmanship began on 1 January 2015…

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The American Forest & Paper Association's (AF&PA) new What is Recyclable? webpage and Improving Paper Recycling video promote increased quantity and quality of paper and paper-based packaging recovered for recycling. These new resources are part of AF&PA's ongoing effort to increase paper recovery. The webpage and video are available at:…

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Petri Helsky, M.Sc (Chem. Eng.), M.Sc (Econ), 48, has been appointed CEO of Metsa Tissue Corporation. He will start in his new position and as a member of Metsa Group’s Executive Management Team latest on 1 July 2015. Petri Helsky has extensive experience from international management positions within the chemical…

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Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. will hold a joint conference call on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:00 AM PST to discuss their respective fourth quarter 2014 financial and operating results. To participate in the call, please dial one of the following numbers: Toll-Free Access:  888-390-0546 Access: 416-764-8688…

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Orchids Paper Products Company announced that it will release 2014 fourth-quarter and full-year financial results on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 after the close of the New York Stock Exchange.  The Company will hold a teleconference to discuss its results at 10:00 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, February 5th.  All interested parties…

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Catalyst Paper Corporation is pleased to announce today that it has completed the acquisition of the Biron paper mill located in Wisconsin and the Rumford pulp and paper mill located in Maine, USA that was previously announced on October 30, 2014 (the “Acquisition”), from NewPage Corporation, NewPage Wisconsin System Inc.,…

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Michelman has introduced an improved organizational structure consisting of three Strategic Business Groups. The new structure will help Michelman better anticipate and serve its customers’ needs by driving collaboration between its experienced industry focused business teams - now fully integrated into the Strategic Business Groups - that serve customers in…

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Guangzhou Feng Da Machinery, a leading muffin cup machine company from China that offers a wide range of paper products, announces that it will hold a seminar on how to improve quality of muffin cup machines by explaining some typical technical defects. According to the CEO of the business, the…

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Canfor Corporation announced today that, further to its news release issued August 1, 2014, the Company has completed the purchase agreement for the operating assets of Beadles and Balfour Lumber Companies. The transaction includes two sawmills located in Thomasville and Moultrie, Georgia and is structured with 55% being acquired upon…