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    Historic Marcal mill starts trial TM production after devastating fire

    Soundview Paper Company - which manufactures the famous Marcal tissue brand - has started trial production on one of its two tissue machines five months after a devastating fire...
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    Sofidel aims to reduce 50% of its plastic production

    Sofidel has further broadened its environmental efforts after announcing plans to reduce 50% of conventional plastic from its production by 2030 when compared to 2013.The Italian tissue giant said...
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    Suavecel boosts capacity in Iberian Peninsula

    Suavecel has recently purchased two OMET TV 840 lines and one OMET ASV Line for interfolded production. In addition to the production of tissue paper, the company works as...
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    Essity invests SEK 400m in sustainable alternative fibre technology

    Tissue manufacturer Essity is investing SEK 400m in an integrated facility for the production of pulp based on alternative fibre from plant-based agricultural by-products. The investment is taking place...
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    MG TEC Industry boosts capacity

    Romania’s MG TEC Industry has invested in two tissue production lines with stock preparation for its mill in Dej. Supplied by Andritz, the lines are scheduled for start-up in...
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    Essity sets sustainability targets for packaging

    Essity has said 85% of its packaging will be manufactured from renewable or recycled material by 2025, as it announces new targets aimed at reducing its environmental footprint. The...
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    GP reinforces importance of its T&T assets as it closes down Arkansas bleached board...

    Georgia-Pacific (GP) has confirmed that tissue and towel manufacturing will continue as an important asset for its consumer business, as it announces plans to close the equipment and processes...
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    Convertipap targets Americas with capacity boost

    Mexico’s Convertidor de Papel has increased its high-quality tissue production capacity after investing in an Intelli-Tissue Advanced 2100 tissue machine.Supplied by PMP, the Crescent Former line will have a...
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    Clearwater Paper reports Q1 results

    Clearwater Paper has reported net sales of $428.8m for the first quarter of 2019, 1.9% lower than $437.0m recorded in the first quarter of 2018. The company said the...
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    Kruger Products boosts capacity with Canada investment

    KP Tissue and Kruger Products have officially announced their future $575m Sherbrooke tissue plant, which will be equipped with TAD technology. Located in the borough of Brompton, the new...
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    Essity divests partly-owned company in Turkey

    Essity is divesting its 50% stake in the partly owned company SCA Yildiz in Turkey to the other part owner Yildiz.SCA Yildiz is primarily active in Baby Care products....
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    Suzano announces Q1 results in “challenging market environment”

    Brazil’s Suzano has reported first quarter net revenue results of R$5.7bn, which it said was supported by the “strong performance of prices and margins in both the pulp and...
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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...
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    Cascades reports “important sequential improvement” in Q1 tissue results

    Cascades has reported group sales of $1,230m - an increase of 3% compared to $1,196m in Q4 2018, and an increase of 12% from $1,098m in Q1 2018 –...
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    Faderco boosts presence in Mediterranean region with investment

    Algeria’s Faderco has invested in a complete Advantage DCT 100HS tissue production line. Supplied by Valmet, the line will have a width of 2.8m and a design speed of...
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    GP boosts bath tissue capacity with $120m investment

    Georgia-Pacific (GP) will install a new tissue machine and roll storage building to increase its consumer (retail) bath tissue business at its Naheola, Alabama-based mill. In a $120m investment,...
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    Södra Q1 results “better than expected”

    Södra has reported a net sales increase of 11% to SEK 6,318m in its first quarter results. Operating profit increased 22% to SEK 1,148m. The company said the result is due...
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    Metsä Group reports “good Q1 result as anticipated”; announces co-determination negotiations in operations as...

    Metsä Group has reported year-on-year sales of €1,438m compared with €1,428m in its Q1 results. Operating result was €183m compared with €208m a year earlier.The company said that...
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    Essity Q1 results helped by innovations, cost savings and price increases

    Essity has reported a year-on-year net sales increase of 9.4% to SEK 30,656m in its first quarter results. Emerging markets accounted for 37% of net sales and here organic...
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    K-C reports Q1 results; makes “excellent progress towards higher selling prices”

    Kimberly-Clark (K-C) has reported a year-on-year net sales decrease of 2% to $4.6bn in its first quarter 2019 results. However, operating profit for the period was $655m in 2019...