ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 6, 2014 (Press Release) - Following the successful launch of uncoated Modo Northern Light last year, Metsä Board is introducing a new coated version of the liner. It complements Metsä Board's coated Kemiart kraftliners by adding a grade with high whiteness and quality printing properties in lower substances. Coated Modo Northern Light is ideal for litho lamination and microflute applications, and is especially suitable for food packaging thanks to its pure fresh forest fibres, as well as for many other end-uses.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 30, 2014 (Press Release) - Metsä Board Corporation, a part of Metsä Group, is in negotiations to divest its property in Lielahti, Tampere to the City of Tampere for EUR 26 million. The Lielahti property consists of 90 hectares of land, incl. buildings on site, and 1071 hectares of water area on Näsijärvi lake.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 12, 2013 (Press Release) - Metsä Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Pascal Janssens as the new Sales Manager of all Cut Size products in France and Benelux.
Pascal Janssens is 46 and is from Belgium. Pascal has been working with Metsä Board since August 2003 in a variety of roles including as Sales Manager for France and Benelux and as the Pan-European Key Account Manager for OCE. He previously worked for Inapa, the paper merchant, and in the Telecoms industry.Read more
Metsä Board introduced a new fully bleached liner at Luxe Pack 2013. Modo Northern Light is a lightweight, uncoated liner with high whiteness, ideal for microflute as well as for traditional corrugated packaging. It is applicable both for outer and inner packaging in high-quality applications such as beautycare.Read more