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    Grupo Corporativo Papelera boosts capacity

    Grupo Corporativo Papelera has invested in an iDEAL Forged_YD – 16” Yankee Cylinder.The Yankee has been shipped to Mexico and will be installed at the company's El Tepetloxto plant.IDEAL...
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    OMET launches Industry 4.0 Intelligent Plant

    OMET has launched its new software developed for production control, which allows real-time connection with any OMET machine, anywhere installed in the world, for data collection and analysis. The...
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    ProMach boosts robotics capabilities with Quest Industrial acquisition

    ProMach has acquired Quest Industrial, a provider of robotic integration solutions. The move means the packaging machinery provider will strengthen its robotics integration capabilities across multiple markets. Wisconsin, USA-based...
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    Tissue World 2019 welcomes 3,200 visitors from 91 countries!

    Tissue World Milan 2019 was a global event which welcomed 3,200 participants from 91 countries, with the highest number of attendees coming from Italy,...
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    GP announces executive leadership changes

    Georgia-Pacific (GP) has announced that Kathleen A. "Kathy" Walters will retire as executive vice president – consumer products group, effective 1 June 2019.David Duncan, who currently serves as executive...
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    PAPCEL changed its ownership structure

    PAPCEL has changed its ownership structure and announced that 100% of its shares are now held by Czech company Vega-HSH.In the last four years, the company has been involved...
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    Kruger Products announces AfH price hike

    Kruger Products (KPLP) has announced a price increase for its AfH tissue products sold in Canada and the USA. The increase will be made effective as of 1 May....
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    WEPA acquires Arjowiggins; boosts European private label and recycled papers offering

    Germany’s WEPA Group has taken over Arjowiggins Greenfield plant in Chateau-Thierry, France.The company’s WEPA Hygieneprodukte division has been awarded to take over the business activities of the Arjowiggins Greenfield...
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    Kemira increases prices for paper chemicals in APAC

    Kemira has increased the price of its main paper chemical product lines in the Asia Pacific region by 12-28%. The supplier said the price hikes result from “significant increases...
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    Papel San Francisco boosts capacity

    Mexico’s Papel San Francisco has invested in an Advantage DCT 100TS tissue production machine at its site in Mexicali. Supplied by Valmet, start-up is planned for the third quarter...
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    Tissue World Milan 2019 opens its doors; Tissue World 2021 moves to Düsseldorf, Germany

    Tissue World Milan 2019 - the world’s largest tissue industry exhibition and conference - opened its doors at Fieramilanocity in Milan this week. The event welcomed over 3,000...
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    K-C invests $120m in North American market

    Kimberly-Clark Corporation (K-C) has announced building expansion and new equipment plans worth $120m for its facility in Jenks, Oklahoma. The project will expand the site by 270,000 square feet...
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    Futura launches “first-in-tissue” technology

    Futura has launched its JOI HYDRO-BOND technology, which it said is a first in tissue converting to achieve perfect adhesion of tissue plies using water alone. The company said...
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    Cascades announces new president and COO

    Cascades Tissue Group has appointed Jean-David Tardif as president and chief operating officer.He will succeed Jean Jobin, who has said he is devoting time to personal projects. Tardif first...
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    Andritz targets textured tissue with PrimeLineTEX TM launch

    Andritz has launched its new tissue machine for textured tissue, the PrimeLineTEX. According to the supplier, the machine enables customers to produce textured tissue of a quality superior to...
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    WEPA UK stockpiles products in case of no-deal Brexit

    WEPA UK has been stockpilling 3.5m toilet and kitchen rolls in its warehouses during the past four months in case of a no-deal Brexit.It is hoped that the extra...
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    Fourstones boosts capacity with TM investment

    Scotland’s Fourstones Group is understood to have invested in a new tissue machine at its Sapphire mill. According to reports, the line has been supplied...
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    WEPA applies to take over Arjowiggins’ Greenfield plant

    Germany’s anti-trust authority the Bundeskartellamt has given its approval for a possible takeover of Arjowiggins' French Greenfield de-inked pulp mill by German tissue producer WEPA. According...
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    Cascades to close two Canadian-based tissue PMs

    Cascades has said it will close two of its tissue paper machines located in Whitby and Scarborough, Ontario . The end date of the production remains...
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    Cascades announces results; reports “difficult industry-wide market dynamics” for tissue

    Cascades has reported a sales increase up 2% to $1,196m for the fourth quarter of 2018 compared to $1,175m in the third quarter of 2018. This is...