KapStone has become a market leader among independent box makers by developing and selling lighter weight, high performance, virgin-fiber-based kraft linerboard.
Engineering and construction are expected to occur over the next 18 months, targeting installation of the press section during the 1st Quarter 2014.
About the Company
Headquartered in Northbrook, IL, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation is a leading North American producer of unbleached kraft paper and corrugated products. The Company is the parent company of KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation and KapStone Container Corporation which includes three paper mills and 14 converting plants across the Eastern and Midwestern U.S. The business employs approximately 2,700 people.