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17:00 ET Resolute to Host Management Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and 2016 Annual Results

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) expects to announce its annual financial results on...


15:49 ET Global Specialty Paper Market 2017-2021

About Specialty Paper Developed countries are shifting toward plastic packaging as it is more sustainable compared with paper. As the developed...


13:39 ET Apple Taps Scheufelen's heaven 42 Paper For 'Designed by Apple in California' Limited Edition Collectible Coffee Table Book

Technology giant, Apple, recently collaborated with Scheufelen, a German-based paper mill that has been in business over 160 years, to utilize...


11:57 ET Cascades to Release 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results on March 2, 2017

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue...


10:00 ET CNG's Lindenmeyr Munroe Division Acquires KFI Technology, Wide-Format Printing Sales & Distribution Leader

Central National Gottesman Inc. (CNG), a leading sales and marketing organization in the global pulp, paper and forest products industry, announced...


09:00 ET Food Storage Containers Market Growing at a CAGR of 3.72% During 2017 to 2021

The analysts forecast global food storage containers market to grow at a CAGR of 3.72% during the period 2017-2021. The Americas accounted for the...


08:40 ET SunDance Invests and Expands In-House Finishing Services With the Power of PUR Binding

Located in Orlando, Florida, SunDance Marketing Solutions offers clients of varying industries a highly unique full-service print, finishing, and...


08:30 ET Tech Air Announces Acquisition of Gasco Affiliates

Tech Air, a Connecticut-based distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related equipment and supplies, announced today that it...


06:45 ET LyondellBasell Corpus Christi Complex Expansion Complete

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, today announced completion of the 800 million...


Jan 18, 2017, 18:17 ET Polyfilm Market by Resin Type, End-use Industry and Region - Global Forecast to 2026

"The polyfilm market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.0% from 2016 to 2026" The global polyfilm market is estimated to reach USD 167.57 billion...


Jan 18, 2017, 13:30 ET Proteak Obtains $65 Million Dollar Credit Facility From IFC and PROPARCO

Proteak Uno, S.A.B. de C.V. (Proteak, BMV: TEAK), the leading Mexican company in the international forestry sector, announced that the...


Jan 18, 2017, 13:26 ET RISI's PPI Transport Symposium 22 to gather forest product professionals from around the globe

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, has announced that the PPI Transport Symposium 22 will highlight...


Jan 18, 2017, 12:33 ET AEP Industries Inc. Announces Results of Special Meeting

AEP Industries Inc. ("AEP") (NASDAQ: AEPI) today announced that AEP stockholders voted to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated August 24,...


Jan 18, 2017, 10:00 ET The World's First Personalized Packaging Supergroup

As a first in its industry, Nosco, a full-service supplier of printed packaging, has launched a new brand named Sonder. Sonder is a conglomerate of...


Jan 18, 2017, 09:58 ET Chico's FAS Inc. and Nexgen Packaging Announce Strategic Partnership

Nexgen Packaging, a leading global supplier of brand identification products to retailers as well as to apparel, footwear and textile brands, today...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:07 ET Big Data and Cloud Platforms Among Converging Technologies to Produce Growth in Food and Beverage

The global food and beverage (F&B) industry is witnessing rapid uptake of technologies ranging from cloud platforms, gene editing, 3D printing,...


Jan 18, 2017, 05:30 ET Antimicrobial Packaging Market to Touch US$11.88 Billion by 2024; Global Industry Analysis, Trend, Size, Share and Forecast 2016 - 2024 | TMR

According to the recent study published by TMR, the global antimicrobial packaging market is expected to rise to US$11.88 bn by the end of 2024,...


Jan 17, 2017, 19:57 ET Packaging Printing Market by Printing Ink, Printing Technology, Material, Application, and Region - Global Forecast to 2026

"Growing demand from the food & beverage industry to drive the market for packaging printing" The global market for packaging printing is...


Jan 17, 2017, 16:15 ET Weyerhaeuser announces tax treatment of 2016 distributions

For shareholders of Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY), the 2016 dividend distributions totaling $1.24 per share on the Common Stock CUSIP 96216610...


Jan 17, 2017, 13:20 ET John Voltz Joins Ferrotec As Business Development Director of the Temescal Division

Ferrotec Corporation, a global supplier of materials, components, and precision system solutions and the leading manufacturer of electron beam...


Jan 17, 2017, 10:34 ET TricorBraun Promotes Gregg Aukeman to Package Qualification Manager and Hires Ryan Fichuk as Packaging Quality Engineer

TricorBraun Design & Engineering Group announces the promotion of Gregg Aukeman to Package Qualification Manager and expands the packaging...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:39 ET CatchMark Announces Tax Treatment for 2016 Dividend Distributions

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CTT) announced today the tax treatment for dividend distributions made in 2016 on the company's Common Stock....


Jan 17, 2017, 08:10 ET Global Flexible Packaging Market Report 2017-2022: Market was Worth US$104.527 Billion in 2016 and is Estimated to Reach US$138.680 Billion by 2022 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Flexible Packaging Market - Forecasts from 2017 to 2022" report to their offering....


Jan 17, 2017, 08:00 ET Caraustar Announces Price Increase on All Tubes and Cores and Protective Packaging Products

Caraustar Industries, Inc. announced that prices on its paper tube, core and protective packaging product lines will increase by at least 8%,...