GENEVA, Nov. 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Three new members elected to the PEFC International Board at the 24th PEFC General Assembly in Würzburg, Germany. David Ford elected as the new Vice Chair, and two members re-elected for another term.
We are delighted to welcome three new board members: Josien Tokeo (Indigeous Peoples), Kurt Ramskogler and Dradjad Wibowo (both Private Forest Owners).Read more
SOLNA, Sweden, Sept. 3, 2019 (Press Release) -BillerudKorsnäs Sustainability Director Malin Ljung Eiborn will on the 1st of October take place in the Executive Leadership Team of BillerudKorsnäs. Sustainability thus becomes a separate function at group level instead of, as previously, part of the communication department.Read more
LONDON, June 25, 2019 (Press Release) -DS Smith has appointed John Melia to the role of Managing Director for its UK recycling division. John supersedes Mat Prosser, who takes up a new post as Head of Strategic Business Development and Transformation (Europe).Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, June 19, 2019 (Press Release) -A new management structure marks the beginning of an ambitious three-year programme for iT’s Tissue, the Italian Technology Experience.
After seven years and three editions of the unique live technology open-house event, Marco Dell’Osso has been appointed Chairman, leading an independent management team to take the brand forward.Read more
OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) President and CEO Derek Nighbor issued the following statement today in tribute to Sylvain Lhôte, Director General of FPAC’s European counterpart, the Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI). Lhôte passed away suddenly and unexpectedly last week. His celebration of life will be held in Brussels tomorrow.Read more
SARPSBORG, Norway, May 27, 2019 (Press Release) -The following changes in Borregaard’s Group Executive Management will be effective as from today:
Tom Erik Foss-Jacobsen will take on the position as EVP Performance Chemicals. He will succeed Morten Harlem, who has left the company. Foss-Jacobsen has more than 20 years of experience with Borregaard and has served as EVP Speciality Cellulose since 2007.Read more
KOTKA, Finland, May 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Adara Pakkaus Oy and Kotkamills have created in collaboration a recyclable cups collecting container for the collection of plastic-free and easily recyclable paper cups made of Kotkamills’ ISLA board. The container designed by Adara Pakkaus Oy’s Kaisa Pietilä was awarded in the WorldStar Packaging Awards 2019 Competition in the Packaging Materials & Components category. The Awards Ceremony was organized in Prague on May 15th, 2019.Read more
DARLINGTON, UK, April 25, 2019 (Press Release) -The UK’s leading Independent corrugated packaging producer Cepac has continued to grow the capability of its Rawcliffe facility with new appointments to the senior management team, continued site improvements and increased facilities to design, produce and supply specialist products.Read more