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Jun 27, 2019, 09:45 ET Sparkle® Paper Towel Brand Announces New Partnership with the Kids In Need Foundation®

Sparkle® paper towels is supporting communities the bright way. Today, Georgia-Pacific, the company behind Sparkle® paper towels, announced a...


May 22, 2019, 09:00 ET Georgia-Pacific to Invest $100 Million in Bowling Green Dixie Facility

Delicious news from Georgia-Pacific's Consumer Products Group today: the company is investing a heaping Dixie plateful of money in its Bowling Green, ...


May 08, 2019, 10:00 ET The Maker of Quilted Northern® to Plant 20,000 Trees Across Tahoe and Stanislaus National Forests This Spring

Georgia-Pacific recently announced a new addition to the Quilted Northern® product line – Quilted Northern® EcoComfort™ toilet paper, designed for...


Apr 30, 2019, 14:25 ET Naheola, Alabama, Mill Selected For Georgia-Pacific $120 Million Investment To Grow Bath Tissue Business

Georgia-Pacific today announced that its Naheola, Alabama, mill has been selected as the location for a new tissue machine and roll storage building...


Apr 10, 2019, 14:50 ET Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products Leader Kathy Walters To Retire

Georgia-Pacific today announced that Kathleen A. "Kathy" Walters will retire as executive vice president – consumer products group, effective June 1, ...


Mar 04, 2019, 12:16 ET Survey Reveals Growing Interest in STEM Among Girls, While Stereotypes Persist in Parents' Opinions of Gender Appropriate Jobs

In recognition of Women's History Month, Georgia-Pacific's paper towel brand Brawny® is again celebrating strong and resilient females of all ages...


Feb 28, 2019, 12:45 ET Quilted Northern® Invites You To Stay Inside And Take A #COMFDAY

In today's hustle and bustle world, most people don't stop to take care of themselves. That's why the maker of Quilted Northern® bath tissue is...


Feb 08, 2019, 11:48 ET Brawny® Tear-A-Square® Paper Towels Voted Product Of The Year 2019

Brawny® Tear-A-Square® Paper Towels, a premium paper towel with a unique quarter sheet size option, has been named Product of the Year for 2019....


Jan 10, 2019, 13:11 ET Georgia-Pacific To Exit Communication Papers Business; Port Hudson Communication Papers And Pulping Operations To Shut Down

Georgia-Pacific announced today that it is exiting the communication papers business following an assessment of its long-term competitive position in ...


Nov 15, 2018, 14:16 ET Georgia-Pacific Completes $100-Million Lumber Production Facility In Talladega, Alabama

Today, Georgia-Pacific celebrated the official start of production at its newest lumber facility in Talladega, Alabama. The $100-million,...


Sep 27, 2018, 10:27 ET GP PRO's Dixie® Foodservice Introduces the Sleeveless Insulair™ Hot Cup

Just in time for National Coffee Day on Saturday, September 29, 2018, GP PRO's Dixie® Foodservice, the recognized leader in premium disposable...


Jul 31, 2018, 08:00 ET Georgia-Pacific Announces State-of-the-Art Lumber Production Facility For Albany-Dougherty County, Georgia

Georgia-Pacific announced today plans for a new lumber production facility in Albany-Dougherty County, Ga. – at the Albany-Dougherty Industrial Park. ...


Jun 19, 2018, 07:00 ET Georgia-Pacific Announces Agreement to Sell European Nonwovens Business to Glatfelter

Georgia-Pacific LLC announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell Georgia-Pacific Steinfurt GmbH, the company's European nonwovens...


May 21, 2018, 01:43 ET Georgia-Pacific Launches Hummingbird™ to Provide Unmatched Digital Print Capabilities

Digital presses have revolutionized the packaging industry, delivering high-impact color and creating a new paradigm for versioning and customization....


May 11, 2018, 09:31 ET Georgia-Pacific Opens Center to Drive Supply Chain Innovation

Georgia-Pacific announced today it will bring together leading supply chain companies to develop solutions within its new Point A Center for Supply...


May 03, 2018, 09:35 ET Georgia-Pacific Introduces Dixie® Cup Designs with Kid-Friendly Interactive Tooth Brushing Games

Getting kids excited about brushing their teeth can be a challenge for parents. To make brushing a more positive experience and to teach kids proper...


Mar 01, 2018, 09:15 ET The Maker of Brawny® Launches "Who's Your 'Shero?'" Campaign and Asks People to Post Stories of Strong and Courageous Women

Sheroes are everywhere among us, they just don't always get the attention they deserve. In recognition of Women's History Month, Georgia-Pacific's...


Feb 20, 2018, 03:45 ET Georgia-Pacific To Build State-of-the-Art Lumber Plant In Warren County, Georgia

Georgia-Pacific today announced it will build a new softwood lumber production facility in Warren County, Georgia, on property adjacent to its...


Oct 13, 2017, 10:06 ET Dixie® To Go Introduces New Limited-Edition Cup Collection Inspired by Lifetime's® Project Runway® Season 16 Designer Brandon Kee

Georgia-Pacific's Dixie® To Go cups are now as stylish as they are sturdy with new, limited-edition cup designs inspired by Lifetime's® Project...


Oct 11, 2017, 12:20 ET Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade Grant Program To-Date Awards $2.2 Million In Support Of Firefighters

Georgia-Pacific's Bucket Brigade program this year awarded $188,400 in grants to 40 fire departments for equipment critical to firefighters' safety....


Sep 26, 2017, 14:03 ET Georgia-Pacific Honored With Historical Marker By Georgia Historical Society

The Georgia Historical Society (GHS) today recognized Georgia-Pacific with a historical marker as the latest honoree of the Georgia Business History...


Sep 13, 2017, 09:00 ET Georgia-Pacific to Build State-of-the-Art Lumber Production Facility in Talladega, Alabama

Georgia-Pacific announced today a new lumber production facility in Talladega, Alabama. Construction on the $100 million, 300,000-square-foot,...


Aug 22, 2017, 16:15 ET Georgia-Pacific Announces Agreement To Sell Pine Chemicals Business To Ingevity

Georgia-Pacific LLC announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell its pine chemicals business to Ingevity for $315 million, including...


Aug 02, 2017, 10:16 ET Georgia-Pacific Corrugated Acquires PAX Corrugated Products

Georgia-Pacific continues to expand its corrugated packaging business with the acquisition of Ohio-based PAX Corrugated Products. PAX operates a...


Jul 17, 2017, 11:49 ET Dixie Ultra® and Adam Richman are "Raising the BBQ" to Put New Heavy-Duty Paper Plates Through the Ultimate Stress Test

On Saturday, July 22, Georgia-Pacific's Dixie Ultra® brand will take summer barbecue to new and daring heights to showcase the strength of its new...