But inventories remain on the high side and recycled containerboard prices remain under pressure from more than one million tons of new startup tonnage entering the market since last spring, according to contacts.Read more
Box shipments totaled 30.712 billion ft2, down 1.2% from a year ago, but 3.5% higher average week, adjusted for one less shipping day this April compared to a year ago, the Fibre Box Assn reported.
Year-to-date box shipments were down 0.3% on both an actual and average week basis from the first four months of 2013.Read more
Box shipments increased 1.6% on an actual basis to 29.444 billion ft2, but declined 3.3% average week (adjusted for one more shipping day this March), FBA reported.Read more
A familiar voice in the industry, he has been a frequent member of the Institutional Investor All Star Team as well as being named to theWall Street Journal's Best on The Street Team and Reuter's Starmine Awards.Read more
Z-fold is a proprietary corrugated fan fold material designed for "on demand packaging" systems developed by Salt Lake City-based Packsize. The technology is for making custom boxes for each order.
Typical customers include Internet retailers or manufacturers with small runs of products of varying sizes, according to contacts.Read more
OAKLAND, March 7, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -In a move that would give it a West Coast mill presence and strengthen its leading white-top linerboard position, RockTenn will acquire Simpson Tacoma Kraft Paper from Simpson Lumber for about $343 million, the two companies announced on Mar. 3.Read more