SPECIAL FEATURE: ANNUAL REVIEW 2019

As 2019 draws to a close, TWM asks leading figures across tissue’s global supply chain for their retrospectives on 2019… and predictions for 2020 Paul Fecher, Northwood chairman, Northwood Paper, Tissue & Hygiene TWM/1: How have the events in the tissue industry in the last year impacted your business? “2018 and 2019 have performed...

‘We are at a very dynamic moment in the tissue industry’

TWM asks leading figures across tissue’s global supply chain for their retrospectives on 2018 and prospectives for 2019. Here they analyse key issues … raw material costs, integration, overcapacity, automation, E-commerce, sustainability, regional political and military conflicts, technology, restructuring by the big groups, eucalyptus, protectionism,...

Overcapacity – Promotions – Private Label – Population – Prices – Energy – Income – Automation – Added Value – Growth – M&A – Sustainability

By TWM Senior Editor, Helen Morris Sacrifice short term profitability for long term opportunity – the increasing dilemma? TWM asked industry experts around the world to access the state of the industry as the search for ‘growth frontiers’ gets ever more competitive. Svetlana Uduslivaia, head of tissue & hygiene industry,...

Quality product initiatives, greater technology efficiency, energy and labour costs – keys to the new markets

By Helen Morris, Editor, Tissue World Magazine TWM asked industry experts around the world to explain how they see emerging technologies, cultural trends, financial markets, political initiatives and energy costs affecting their short and long terms prospects. Devrim Deniz, director, ICM Makina, Turkey “Increased tissue supply and lower costs are pushing...

Annual Review

Industry experts tell TWM about how emerging technological, cultural, political and commercial changes could shape global tissue in the years ahead   Once consumers try private brands they are staying with them Kit Vale, Daymon Worldwide global director “As we see more and more paper manufacturers consolidate, they create a larger footprint that can...