LUCCA, ITALY, Feb. 22, 2017 (Press Release) -A.Celli Paper has recently concluded an order for a latest-generation rewinder model E-WIND® with the Italian group Sofidel for their facility in Circleville, Ohio, USA.
Sofidel America was founded in 2012 when Sofidel purchased Cellynne - a tissue paper manufacturer for Consumer and Away-from-Home business - and it is now operating in 7 states (Florida, Wisconsin, Nevada, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Mississippi and Ohio where a new integrated plant is under construction).
The tissue rewinder model E-WIND® T200, highly evolved from the point of view of design and equipped with sophisticated technological innovations, has a 5600-mm format and a working speed of 1600 mpm. The machine, whose start-up is scheduled in Q1 2018, will guarantee the Sofidel Group the opportunity to work and handle structured webs.
This new order by Sofidel is yet a further confirmation that A.Celli Paper is a reliable, expert and professional partner capable of walking side by side with its customers, building important relationships.
The Sofidel Group
The Sofidel Group is one of the leading manufacturer of paper for hygienic and domestic use worldwide. Established in 1966, the Group has subsidiaries in 13 countries – Italy, Spain, the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Romania, Turkey and the USA - with more than 5,500 employees, a consolidated turnover of 1,809 million Euros (2015) and a production capacity of over one million tonnes per year (1,058,000 tonnes in 2015). “Regina”, its most well-known brand, is present on almost all the reference markets. Other brands include: Softis, Le Trèfle, Sopalin, Nouvelle, Thirst Pockets, KittenSoft, Nalys, Cosynel, Yumy, Soft & Easy, Volare, Onda, Lycke, Forest, Nicky, Papernet, Heavenly Soft. A member of UN Global Compact and the international WWF Climate Savers programme, the Sofidel Group considers sustainability a strategic factor with regards to growth and is committed to promoting socially and environmentally responsible development.
Sofidel America is a subsidiary of the Sofidel Group. It was established in 2012 through the acquisition of the Cellynne tissue company which was founded in 1988 with three production sites in the USA - Haines City (FL), Green Bay (WI) and Henderson (NV). The company is now active in 7 States – the original three already listed, as well as Oklahoma (Tulsa), Ohio (Circleville), Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) and Mississippi (Hattiesburg).