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    Tissue World Magazine

    May / June 2015

    DEPARTMENT NEWS: Frontissues:  An intriguing contrast – an economy on solid ground in a country prone to earthquakes Marketissues: Tissue World Barcelona attracted key industry members from across Europe and beyond. We kick off...
    Tissue World Magazine

    March / April 2015

      DEPARTMENT NEWS: Frontissues:  French market shows evolving tissue trends are helping to buck a gloomy European marketplace Marketissues: As shopping habits change SCA’s Barker sees multiple, price-relevant and distinctive products as the key Exitissues: Understanding vibration...
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    January / February 2015

    DEPARTMENT NEWS: Frontissues:  The great balancing act Marketissues: Thinking inside … and outside the box Exitissues: Algeria set to double its tissue capacity   FEATURES: Country Report: Romania – overall weakness offset by strength in T&T Country Report:  Romanian retail tissue...
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    November / December 2014

    DEPARTMENT NEWS: Frontissues:  The sweet smell of success for tissue in Russia Marketissues: Social media – a powerful tool for all sectors of the tissue industry Exitissues: Capacity additions plus aggressive promotions spell interesting times in...
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    September / October 2014

    DEPARTMENT NEWS: Frontissues:  Balancing sustainable growth with demand: east China’s tissue industry responds Marketissues: Overheating investment activity threatening market balance in the North American tissue business Exitissues: Defining the physical characteristics that cause tissue softness   WORLD NEWS: Global...
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    July / August 2014

    DEPARTMENT NEWS: Frontissues:  Italy: tailoring resources to adapt to tough market conditions Marketissues: Attract and keep the next generation of talent Exitissues: The power of Private Brands   WORLD NEWS: Global news Americas news Asia news Europe news Africa news   FEATURES: Country Report: Italy – the...
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    Italy: tailoring resources to adapt to tough market conditions

    Fit for the future” is the phrase WEPA Lucca’s managing director Bernhard Gross uses when TWM meets him at the company’s Lucca-based site. The company’s restructuring process meant it has now...
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    Italy – the European Union’s T&T production leader

    By Bill Burns, senior consultant, Fisher International Italy has been experiencing persistent economic problems with sluggish growth, high unemployment and regional disparities in prosperity. The Italian economy is driven in large part...

    WEPA Lucca is now “fit for the future”

    After two years of substantial restructuring, the WEPA Group has never lost its faith and drive in the Italian tissue market. Italian managing director Bernhard Gross tells TWM why now more...
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    The best loos* yet!

    Sharmaine Collins works in project management at London’s Tate, an institution that houses the UK’s national collection of British and international art. She talks to TWM about a recent trip to...
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    PIX Pulp indices 13.5.2014

    By Lars Halén and Timo Teräs NBSK pulp Europe In Asia, the prices of softwood pulp are also now in a clear decline. In Europe, the availability of BSKP remains relatively tight and...

    Carbon benchmarking for tissue manufacturing

    By Subhash Deodhar Globally, tissue and towel production emits more carbon per tonne of paper than any other paper grade. For a product so close to the end-consumer, the carbon footprint of...

    Are environmental issues a global concern in the tissue Industry?

    By Pirkko Petäjä In the German markets catering for certain environmental attributes is a ticket to play, while in many emerging markets their importance is still low. Environmental issues continue to gain importance...
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    The power of Private Brands

    By Kit Vale Private Brand sales are increasing globally, with a rise of 24% between 2007 and 2012. In fact, the global Private Brand business is estimated at $352bn. European consumers strongly...
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    Economic woes lead to a polarised Italian tissue market

    By Ian Bell Italy’s economy stands out in Europe for all the wrong reasons. An on-going recession, high public debt and corruption mean that over the past decade the country has been...
    Tissue World Magazine, World News

    2014 July / August – Americas News

    MEXICO Mexico’s KCM to start up new 60,000tpy tissue PM in June Kimberly-Clark de Mexico (KCM) has scheduled the start up of its new 60,000tpy tissue paper machine (PM) installed at its Bajíio...
    Tissue World Magazine, World News

    2014 July / August – Europe News

    ITALY Fire hits Cartiera Lucchese’s Porcari mill in Italy Italy’s Cartiera Lucchese Porcari tissue and packaging paper mill was hit by a fire on May 11, destroying some 3,000 tonnes of recovered...
    Tissue World Magazine, World News

    2014 July / August – Asia News

    MALAYSIA Malaysia’s Fudak starts up Amica line Fudak has successfully started up its new Amica line at its Malaysian facilities in Johor Bahru. The line will produce high-quality consumer rolled products at a...
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    2014 July / August – Global News

    Gomá-Camps severs ties with AMS Gomá-Camps, expands into Africa (News from RISI) The Spanish tissue specialist Gomá-Camps is no longer part of AMS Gomá-Camps in Portugal. The firm said it signed an agreement...

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