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Jabil Announces USD 25 Mn Investment in Paper Packaging Solutions

The new automation and machinery will increase packaging capacity for North American and European markets. This expansion of the JPS footprint is a continuation of the process begun in January 2021, when Jabil acquired Ecologic Brands. March 17, 2021 Jabil Inc. has announced expansion plans for its newly acquired paper......
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Import of Wood Chips to Offset the Extra Need Generated by Expansion

Manik Seth
The West Coast Paper Mill has successfully completed over three years of importing chips with around forty shipments till date by setting up a sound ecosystem of infrastructure and manpower, dedicated only to import, handling and transportation of chips. Paper Mart recently visited WCPM and its chip handling facility at......

Is International Paper the Next Takeover Target?

Manik Seth
Even after the quarter topping consensus forecasts of USD 5.27 billion, IP faces speculation of being the next takeover target. August 17, 2016 Amid speculations that the paper-products maker could be a takeover target, shares of International Paper (IP) rose 1.6 percents to USD 46.79, the highest since August 19.......

Valmet Forges New Alliances in Hungary, Spain and India

Manik Seth
Valmet’s strategy to expand its power and process automation business around the world through close partnerships with strong local players March 29, 2016 Valmet has signed new value-added reseller (VAR) agreements for power and process industry automation in Hungary, Spain and India. The agreements are in line with Valmet’s strategy......

Kadant Wraps up Acquisition of the PAALGROUP for EUR 51 Million

Manik Seth
PAAL manufactures channel balers and related equipment used in the processing of recyclable and waste materials April 4, 2015 Kadant Inc. announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding shares of RT Holding GmbH, the parent corporation of a group of companies known as the PAALGROUP (PAAL) for approximately......

Boosting the Circular Economy: European Project to Promote Separate Paper Collection Launched

Manik Seth
• IMPACTPapeRec is a European project to further increase the separate collection of paper for recycling and promote appropriate schemes to avoid landfilling and incineration. • A best practice handbook will be developed to support the different EU regions in the implementation of best collection procedures. January 31, 2016 IMPACTPapeRec......

“I have been working at ITC for the last thirty-four years but, thanks to its open work culture, I still feel so fresh-as if I had just joined the company”

Manik Seth
ITC-Paperboards and Specialty Papers Division (ITC-PSPD) has emerged as the largest manufacturer of packaging and graphic boards in South Asia. Its well-equipped manufacturing plants and excellent work culture have been the main factors behind its corporate success. The Paper Mart team recently met Mr. Rakesh Gupta, General Manager-Projects, ITC Limited,......
Industry Watch

Preliminary Figures Indicate Paper & Board Production by CEPI Member Countries Fell by About 1.3% to 91 million tons

Manik Seth
Paper and board production by CEPI member countries fell by around 1.3% in 2013 according to preliminary figures. Total production in 2013 was around 91 million tons, over 11 million tons lower than the peak total paper production of 102 million tons in 2007. Mill and machine closures in the......

Paperex 2013 – Paper Industry's Business Festival

Manik Seth
Paperex, the world’s largest exhibition of pulp, paper and allied industries, will be held from 24 October to 27 October 2013 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. The event is being organised by International Trade and Exhibitions India Pvt. Ltd. Around 522 leading companies from 26 countries will take part......