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Graphic Packaging International Wins Folding Carton of the Year Award at Paperboard Packaging Council's Carton Competition

Graphic Packaging International Wins Folding Carton of the Year Award at Paperboard Packaging Council's Carton Competition

ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2018 -- Graphic Packaging International (GPI), a leading provider of paper-based packaging solutions for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products, won the prestigious Folding Carton of the Year award at the 2018 Paperboard Packaging Council's carton competition, held on October 25 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Canfor Temporarily Curtailing BC Operations in Q4

Canfor Temporarily Curtailing BC Operations in Q4

Vancouver, BC, Canada — Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) announced today it will be curtailing sawmill operations in British Columbia (BC) during Q4 2018 due to log supply co...

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Rotating mill worker strike lands at Tolko Industries Soda Creek Division

Rotating mill worker strike lands at Tolko Industries Soda Creek Division

About 200 mill workers from Tolko Industries Soda Creek Division in Williams Lake are taking part in a rotating strike Thursday morning.

Workers learned of the strike as t...

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Cleanup continues after effluent pipe leak at Nova Scotia pulp mill:minister

Cleanup continues after effluent pipe leak at Nova Scotia pulp mill:minister

HALIFAX — A faulty pipe that caused an effluent leak at the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou County last month has been repaired, but the cleanup process will require more ti...

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Four seriously injured in Prince George area bus crash, 12 others stable

Four seriously injured in Prince George area bus crash, 12 others stable

16 were hurt, while the same number escaped injury, when a bus carrying sawmill workers for Canfor crashed.

A bus carrying workers to a sawmill crashed Thursday afternoon ...

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Domtar Personal Care facility in Waco to close

Domtar Personal Care facility in Waco to close

WACO, TX - On Thursday, employees at the Waco Domtar Personal Care facility learned the plant is set to close in 2019.

The plant, located at 2101 Texas Central Parkway, ha...

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ND Paper Completes Acquisition of Recycled Pulp Mill in West Virginia

ND Paper Completes Acquisition of Recycled Pulp Mill in West Virginia

ND Paper LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited, today completed its acquisition of the Fairmont, West Virginia recycled pulp mill from R...

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Lumber Market Crash Is Probably Over, Resolute Forest Says

Lumber Market Crash Is Probably Over, Resolute Forest Says

The plunge in lumber prices is probably over, Resolute Forest Products Inc. Chief Executive Officer Yves Laflamme said in an interview.

The market is "close" to a bottom, ...

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Okanagan company lands south of the border again

Okanagan company lands south of the border again

Vernon's Tolko Industries has entered into a 50-50 joint venture partnership with Southeastern Timber Products (STP), a lumber mill in Ackerman, Mississippi.

The mill will...

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Cascades PRO™ Launches the New Era of Clean™

Cascades PRO™ Launches the New Era of Clean™

New and innovative products unveiled at ISSA Show North America 2018

CANDIAC, QC , Oct. 30 2018 - Cascades PRO, a leader in the manufacturing of towel and tissue products, ...

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Paper and Wood Products Make Modern Life Possible

Paper and Wood Products Make Modern Life Possible

Our modern society is one that increasingly relies on technology for everyday life, work and study, yet the desire and benefits of paper and wood-based products remains c...

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U.S. Department of Justice Clears WestRock’s Acquisition of KapStone

U.S. Department of Justice Clears WestRock’s Acquisition of KapStone

ATLANTA and NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 30, 2018 -- WestRock Company ("WestRock") (NYSE: WRK) and KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation ("KapStone") (NYSE: KS) today announc...

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B.C. forests face worker shortage as demand for reforestation soars

B.C. forests face worker shortage as demand for reforestation soars

After a steady campaign planting nearly 300,000 trees across B.C., Alberta and Quebec this year, the veteran planter says he earned about $30,000 for 95 days of work.

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FPAC Applauds The Royal Assent of The CPTPP

FPAC Applauds The Royal Assent of The CPTPP

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the Canadian government's announcement yesterday that Bill C-79 – the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Tr...

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Hard-Working Employees Drive Forest Product Industry Success

Hard-Working Employees Drive Forest Product Industry Success

The forest product industry directly employs approximately 950,000 men and women and supports more than twice that many derivative jobs in supplier industries and local c...

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United Steelworkers in B.C. Interior return strike vote

United Steelworkers in B.C. Interior return strike vote

Union membership with United Steelworkers in the southern interior returned a 98 per cent strike mandate over the last 10 days of balloting by three locals in Cranbrook, ...

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Ox Industries will pay $10 million for Carthage Specialty Paperboard assets

Ox Industries will pay $10 million for Carthage Specialty Paperboard assets

A Pennsylvania company has agreed to pay nearly $10 million to acquire the assets of Carthage Specialty Paperboard, according to documents filed Friday in U.S. Bankruptcy...

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