HEIDENHEIM, Germany, Nov. 5, 2014 (Press Release) -
DuoDry CC, the innovative drying concept from Voith, is for the first time successfully in operation. The DuoDry CC is delivered and installed in the Narew PM 5 at Stora Enso in Ostroleka, Poland. The concept impresses with its reduced curl formation caused by the drying process and lowers energy demand by increased runability of the paper machine.Read more
WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 4, 2014 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) announced the winners of its Student Design Challenge at a luncheon on Nov. 3 at PACKEXPO in Chicago.
Teams of student designers from Pratt Institute were awarded first and second place; the Fashion Institute of Technology took home third place. Participating teams were tasked with designing an innovative men's cosmetic gift set package that can also be used as a merchandiser display. All designs can be viewed at http://bit.ly/1uqW9tN.Read more
MEMPHIS, TN, Nov. 4, 2014 (PRNewswire) -International Paper today reported third quarter 2014 net earnings attributable to common shareholders totaling $355 million ($0.83 per share) compared with net earnings of $161 million ($0.37 per share) in the second quarter of 2014 and net earnings of $382 million ($0.85 per share) in the third quarter of 2013. Amounts in all periods include the impact of special items, non-operating pension expense and discontinued operations.Read more
KUOPIO, Finland, Nov. 4, 2014 (Press Release) -On 30 September 2014, Powerflute Oyj ("Powerflute" or the "Company") announced that it had entered into a conditional agreement with Stora Enso Oyj ("Stora Enso") for the acquisition of Corenso, an international producer of cores and coreboard (the "Acquisition").Read more
NORCROSS, GA, Nov. 3, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -RockTenn today reported earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 of $1.06 per diluted share and adjusted earnings of $1.31 per diluted share.
Earnings per diluted share and adjusted earnings per diluted share in the table above, as well as the entire press release, reflect the two-for-one stock split in the form of a stock dividend that was effective on August 27, 2014.
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The new Spectra™ 30 control system from Nordson Corp.simplifies set-up and operation to improve production efficiency and product quality. Real-time, on-screen system status and adjustment deliver quick, easy control and product changeover. The graphical, touch-screen Optix™ user interface minimizes operator training and provides detailed diagnostics with on-screen troubleshooting tips. Spectra 30 control systems are ideal for packaging as well as some paper and paperboard converting applications.Read more