July / August 2019

    Pierre Bach Research manager, Hawkins Wright

    Growth in Tissue Industry’s Share of BCP Likely to Continue

    Rapid changes in supply and pricing in the pulp market presents major challenges for both suppliers and buyers. The need for price hedging tools is likely to increase. Report...
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    Lucart highlights Circular Economy and sustainability in its latest report

    Lucart has presented its 2018 Sustainability Report with a focus on Circular Economy, new investments and partnerships for sustainable development The company reported a turnover increase of 12% in...
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    Star Paper Mill boosts capacity

    Star Paper Mill (SPM) has increased its production capacity after starting up its DCT Crescent Former tissue machine in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Supplied by Recard, the line...
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    Infinity launches casepacker with 25% – 50% speed increase

    Infinity Machine & Engineering Corp. has responded to customer demand with the launch of its Dual Rotating Cassette C15, a casepacker module designed for higher speed industrial and facial tissue lines.
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    Slovak Hygienic Paper Group boosts capacity at Paloma site

    Slovenia’s Slovak Hygienic Paper Group (SHP Group) has invested in a Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0L tissue line. Delivery to its Paloma mill in Sladki Vrh is scheduled for March 2020...
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    Essity reports half-year results

    Essity has reported a year-on-year net sales increase of 8.6% to SEK 62,724m in its half-year report and said new innovation launches have strengthened its customer and consumer offering.
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    APP invests in 18 TMs; all machines to produce tissue from 11.5gsm – 22.0gsm

    Asia Pulp and Paper Group (APP) has boosted its capacity in China after investing in 18 Intelli-Tissue EcoEc 1600 Premium machines. Supplied by PMP, the 18 complete tissue machines...
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    OMET launches TV 840 Tronic

    OMET has targeted the napkin market with the launch of its TV 840 Tronic machine.The supplier said the machine improves automation, offering a “cutting-edge machine that enhances ease of...
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    ABB launches Winder Performance Optimisation digital solution

    ABB has launched a Winder Performance Optimisation to maximise capacity and productivity for tissue manufacturers.The supplier said the patented digital solution “optimises winder performance for improved availability, product quality...
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    MG TEC Group boosts capacity

    Romania’s MG TEC Group has increased its production capacity after investing in two Ribo Tissue E-WIND® T100 rewinders.Supplied A.Celli Paper, the lines will be installed at the company’s Dej...
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    Aldi to trial plastic-free toilet paper packaging

    Aldi is to trial removing plastic packaging from packets of toilet roll in regions of the UK, in a move it said could save more than 900 tonnes of...
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    Xuan Mai Paper targets high-quality tissue with capacity boost

    Vietnam’s Xuan Mai Paper has invested in a PrimeLineECO tissue machine to be installed at its Ho Chi Minh City-based plant. Supplied by Andritz, the machine has a design...