PORTLAND, ME, Sept 9, 2014 (Press Release) - Kepware Technologies, a software development company focused on communications for automation, announced today that Cascades Tissue Group has implemented KEPServerEX and LinkMaster to improve connectivity across its diverse and sprawling infrastructure. Since adopting Kepware's communication solutions, Cascades Tissue Group has improved connectivity between modern and legacy machines, and increased operational efficiency by more than 5 percent.
Cascades Inc. has announced the installation of a new tissue converting facility in Wagram, North Carolina. This investment will reorganize and expand the company's converting activities in the south eastern United States - a targeted area of growth for the corporation. The total estimated cost of the project is US$55 million and the start-up is planned for the end of 2014.Read more
PPI talks to pioneering industry leader Suzanne Blanchet, the president and CEO of Cascades Tissue Group about her career path, innovative tissue development and future strategy.
Suzanne Blanchet was the first woman to chair a paper company in North America and is renowned for her energy, enthusiasm and commitment to the industry.Read more