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The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) today announced the election of Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) Chairman and CEO Mark Kowlzan as the new AF&PA Board chairman along with the 2016 slate of AF&PA Board officers. “I am honored to work with such a capable group of board members…

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Kimberly-Clark Corporation today announced its board of directors has approved a dividend increase of 4.5 percent. This will bring the quarterly dividend to $.92 per share, up from $.88 per share in 2015. The board of directors declared the dividend payable on April 4, 2016 to stockholders of record on…

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Weyerhaeuser Company today announced that its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.31 per share on the Common Stock of the company, payable in cash on March 18, 2016 to holders of record of such common shares at the close of business on March 8, 2016. Additionally, the company's…

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Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE:CLW) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2015.  The company reported net sales of $431.6 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, down 8.6% compared to net sales of $472.3 million for the fourth quarter of 2014 due primarily to the…

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Today's unanimous affirmative vote by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) on the petitions brought at both the ITC and the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) on Jan. 21, 2015, by the United Steelworkers (USW) and four U.S. paper manufacturers brings much needed relief to the industry. The four manufacturers…

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WestRock Company today announced that Shan Cooper will be named the chief supply chain and technology officer of WestRock. In this new role, Shan’s responsibilities include WestRock’s supply chain and technology functions, as well as the company’s recycling business. Shan will report to Chief Executive Officer Steve Voorhees. She will…

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Conner Industries, Inc., a leading national lumber processor and integrated provider of packaging solutions, announced the appointments of Joseph McCormick as Chief Executive Officer and Kurien Jacob, the current acting CEO, as Chairman of the Board. Joseph McCormick has held leadership positions in several different industries including: aerospace, automotive, and…

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Valmet supplied coated board production line for Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has started up at the company's Husum mill in Sweden. The new machine produces high-quality folding boxboard with an annual capacity of 400,000 tons with a basis weight range of 185 - 350 g/m2. "During the project…

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Rentech, Inc. announced that the company will hold its 2015 fourth quarter and year end conference call on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. PDT, during which time Rentech’s senior management will review the company's financial results for the periods and provide an update on the business. Callers may…

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As more researchers and doctors recommend the benefits of handwriting for both children and senior citizens, Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) unveiled a new program today called PaperPal. The effort will connect generations through letter-writing. It will help youths develop fine motor skills, spur seniors to practice a useful…