The order is included in Valmet's fourth quarter 2014 orders received. The value of this size of an order is typically around EUR 60-70 million and it is part of Metsä Board's EUR 170 million investment in the mill.Read more
R-Flute is an entirely new type of corrugated fluting developed for retail sales. The new fluting size represents an extension of the standard B-Flute but offers even more benefits in terms of sales, logistics and environmental impact.Read more
Valmet's OptiConcept M production line deliveryRead more
Jeff Coors, representative of the ownership group stated, "After more than seven years of ownership and investment in Fiskeby, we are exploring opportunities for the Company that would enable it to continue to thrive in this important and competitive market."Read more
The company, founded in 2011, aims to sell sustainable packaging to such companies as Wal-Mart, Clorox and Procter & Gamble. Current customers include EO Products, which makes bath and skin care products and is based in San Rafael, and Groupon, headquartered in Chicago. The packaging replaces blister packaging made of preformed plastic.Read more
Cascades Inc. has reached an agreement for the sale of its North American boxboard manufacturing and converting assets to Graphic Packaging Holding Company for $44.9 million.
The Cascades boxboard units affected by the transaction are:
East Angus, Québec, a mill that manufactures recycled coated boxboard for the production of folding cartons. Founded in 1910, it was purchased by Cascades in 1983.