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March 2021

Georgia Ports Authority board approves capital improvement projects to increase Port of Savannah’s container capacity by 20%

March 30, 2021 - 01:27
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SAVANNAH, GA, March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -On Monday, the Georgia Ports Authority Board approved capital improvement projects that will increase the Port of Savannah’s container capacity by 20 percent.

German rap star Capital Bra collaborates with UniBev to launch BraTee ice tea brand in Elopak's Pure-Pak cartons

March 29, 2021 - 13:00

OSLO, Norway, March 25, 2021 (Press Release) -In February 2021, German rap star Capital Bra will launch his BraTee ice tea brand to millions of fans and consumers through a collaboration with newly established beverage production company UniBev GmbH.

Inspired by the immense success of Gangstarella-Pizza which broke all sales records in the German market in less than 4 months, BraTee is the latest release from the superstar.

German rap star Capital Bra collaborates with UniBev to launch BraTee ice tea brand in Elopak's Pure-Pak cartons

March 29, 2021 - 13:00
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OSLO, Norway, March 25, 2021 (Press Release) -In February 2021, German rap star Capital Bra will launch his BraTee ice tea brand to millions of fans and consumers through a collaboration with newly established beverage production company UniBev GmbH.

Inspired by the immense success of Gangstarella-Pizza which broke all sales records in the German market in less than 4 months, BraTee is the latest release from the superstar.

Omya to increase prices for its calcium carbonate products globally from April 1, 2021

March 29, 2021 - 12:46
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OFTRINGEN, Switzerland , March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Omya, a leading global producer of industrial minerals and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals, is increasing prices for its Calcium Carbonate products globally, starting from April 1, 2021 or as customer contracts allow.

The price increase is necessary due to escalating chemical raw materials, freight and energy costs globally, as well as inflation.

Ranpak announces North American launch of PadPak Auto-Coiler, its newest sustainable paper-based solution for heavy cushioning

March 29, 2021 - 12:15
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CONCORD TOWNSHIP, OH , March 29, 2021 (Business Wire) -Ranpak Holdings Corp. (“Ranpak”), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the North American launch of PadPak Auto-Coiler, the Company’s newest solution for heavy cushioning.

Ranpak announces North American launch of PadPak Auto-Coiler, its newest sustainable paper-based solution for heavy cushioning

March 29, 2021 - 12:15

CONCORD TOWNSHIP, OH , March 29, 2021 (Business Wire) -Ranpak Holdings Corp. (“Ranpak”), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the North American launch of PadPak Auto-Coiler, the Company’s newest solution for heavy cushioning.

Valmet to supply its IQ Moisturizer system to DS Smith Contoire-Hamel's paper mill in France

March 29, 2021 - 08:20

ESPOO, Finland, March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply Valmet IQ Moisturizer system to DS Smith Contoire-Hamel in the Northern part of France. The new system will be installed on DS Smith Contoire-Hamel’s paper mill’s paper machine PM1. The target of the investment is to improve the moisture profile of the board for better corrugated performance.

The order was included in Valmet's orders received of the fourth quarter 2020. The delivery is scheduled by the middle of April 2021.

Valmet to supply its IQ Moisturizer system to DS Smith Contoire-Hamel's paper mill in France

March 29, 2021 - 08:20
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ESPOO, Finland, March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply Valmet IQ Moisturizer system to DS Smith Contoire-Hamel in the Northern part of France. The new system will be installed on DS Smith Contoire-Hamel’s paper mill’s paper machine PM1. The target of the investment is to improve the moisture profile of the board for better corrugated performance.

The order was included in Valmet's orders received of the fourth quarter 2020. The delivery is scheduled by the middle of April 2021.

ANDRITZ signs contract to supply industrial maintenance services for UPM's new mill in Paso de los Toros, Uruguay

March 29, 2021 - 08:09
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GRAZ, Austria, March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from UPM to provide industrial maintenance services for its new mill in the city of Paso de los Toros, Uruguay. The mill will have an annual production capacity of 2.1 million tons of bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp when it starts up in the second half of 2022.

ANDRITZ signs contract to supply industrial maintenance services for UPM's new mill in Paso de los Toros, Uruguay

March 29, 2021 - 08:09
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GRAZ, Austria, March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from UPM to provide industrial maintenance services for its new mill in the city of Paso de los Toros, Uruguay. The mill will have an annual production capacity of 2.1 million tons of bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp when it starts up in the second half of 2022.

Clariant highlights innovative sustainable additive solutions for China

March 29, 2021 - 07:51
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    MUTTENZ, Switzerland, March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • New Additives R&D Center in China will strengthen local innovation
  • Clariant Additives fosters agile collaboration with customers at every step of the value chain
  • Preview of Chinaplas 2021: Terra and VITA bio-based additives to make China debut

Suez Canal Authority announces successful refloating of Panamanian container ship

March 29, 2021 - 07:36
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ISMAILIA, Egypt , March 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Admiral Osama Rabie, Chairman and Managing Director of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA), has announced today, Monday 29th March, 2021, that the Panamanian container ship has been successfully refloated. This was the result of successful push and tow maneuvers which led to the restoration of 80% of the vessel’s direction; with the stern 102 m. away from the bank of the Canal now instead of 4 m. prior to the refloating.

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