Fully integrated resolute targets premium and ultra premium production

“Opportunity in tissue”: Patrice Minguez, Resolute Tissue Group president Vertical control of production backed by major investment is driving this former leading newsprint producer towards growth in quality products and geographic reach. TWM interviews Resolute Tissue Group president Patrice Minguez. TWM/1: Can you give an overview of the...

“US tissue is growing at 1-2%… We are growing in excess of 20% a year”

The future is electronic intelligence, robots and Human–Machine Interface. At this Green Bay converter financial support is offered for schooling and several personnel are going to technical school to become electrical or mechanical engineers. Modernising process: the Green Bay-based company has two sites with 75,000sq ft of manufacturing and 40,000sq ft...

“Brexit will bring its own challenges – we are ready for them.”

With plans to build a crucial tissue mill in the UK in 2022, the family behind LPC – having once made its own exit from the industry – is now back and planning to double capacity. Report by TWM senior editor Helen Morris. Building blocks: LTC’s first purpose-built, national distribution centre, manufacturing facility and head office, based in...

The Brexit vote has meant increased demand for Poppies Europe

Above: Armindo Marque, Partner and technical director With up to 10 million napkins produced per day, the Northern Powerhouse company is the UK’s market leader in the printed napkins sector. TWM Senior Editor Helen Morris went to meet the team. We are sitting around the office table at Poppies Europe’s facility in the northwest of England. No less...

Niche tissue… Independence, recycled paper, rapid response, flexibility, personalised and increasingly green products

French manufacturer Papeco director general Emmanuel Coulon explains his smart circular economy concept at his Normandy mill. Report: TWM Senior Editor Helen Morris. When I joined my main aim was to prioritise customer service.” Papeco director general Emmanuel Coulon Independent family-owned tissue manufacturer Papeco is fortunate to have a very...