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
BRUSSELS, March 15, 2019 (Press Release) -At BIR’s upcoming World Recycling Convention & Exhibition in Singapore (20-22 May 2019), the Keynote Session on Tuesday, 21 May at 15.00 will be featuring a highly inspirational and knowledgeable expert strategist, speaker and moderator.
Dr Gabrielle Walker helps businesses from many different sectors everywhere in the world to address global challenges—with a focus on climate change, plastics, sustainability, the circular economy, energy (oil and gas, utilities and renewables), mobility, finance, agriculture/land-use.Read more
WASHINGTON, DC, Feb. 28, 2019 (Press Release) -American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) President and CEO Donna Harman issued the following statement regarding U.S. Senate confirmation of Andrew Wheeler:Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Bernd Eikens has been appointed Executive Vice President responsible for UPM Biorefining as of 1 March 2019. He will be based in Helsinki reporting to Jussi Pesonen, President and CEO.
Bernd Eikens is already a member of UPM's Executive Team, currently responsible for UPM Specialty Papers Business Area. He has been in his current role since 2016. Before that he was responsible for UPM's Communication Papers. He joined UPM in 1988.Read more