NOVODVINSK, Russia, Feb. 6, 2019 (Press Release) -The new plant at the industrial site “Vorsino” of “ARKHBUM TISSUE GROUP”, LLC (the affiliated company of “Arkhangelsk PPM”, JSC, Group of Pulp Mill Holding) in Kaluga region has shipped the first batch of sanitary tissue products. The first truck (33 pallets) has left today to the North-Caucasian federal district.
As the Sales Business Unit of “ARKHBUM TISSUE GROUP” noted it is expected to ship 20 trucks to partners in February and 150 trucks in March.Read more
OBERKIRCH, Germany, March 8, 2019 (Press Release) -"The arrival of the cylinder represents an important step towards our new paper machine," says Dr. Stefan Karrer, technical director of the Koehler Paper Group. The 200-ton steel cylinder forms the heart of the new paper machine that Koehler is currently building at its Kehl site on the Rhine. With a diameter of 7.31 meters, it is the world's largest smoothing cylinder of its kind.
Baden-Württemberg companies working togetherRead more
ATLANTA, March 13, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Graphic Packaging International (GPI) has been approved to join Amazon's Packaging Support and Supplier Network (APASS) focused on delivering packaging solutions that comply with Amazon's rigorous requirements to meet the demands of today's e-commerce packaging.Read more
BOSTON, March 11, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced open registration for the 23rdBiennialPPI Transport Symposium 23, to be held September 16-18, 2019 in Tarragona, Spain at the Port Aventura Business & Events Convention Centre.Read more
BONN, Germany, March 5, 2019 (Press Release) -The company plans to devote previously announced annual investments of up to €150 million towards additional personnel, automation, and the further expansion of its mail and parcel network.Read more
BRUSSELS, Feb. 26, 2019 (Press Release) -Today, the Romanian presidency and the European Parliament reached a provisional agreement on a set of temporary and limited measures to ensure basic road freight and road passenger connectivity in order to mitigate the most severe disruption in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a negotiated agreement. The measures agreed today will enable UK-licenced road hauliers and coach and bus operators to carry goods and passengers between the UK and the remaining 27 member states.Read more
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 25, 2019 (Globe Newswire) -United Rail, Inc. , a short line railroad consolidator and owner of the SmartRail brand for electronic Precision Railroading and brand licensor, today announced that it has acquired theNew England Southern Railroad, a freight short line railroad, located in Concord, New Hampshire.Read more
NOTTINGHAM, UK, Feb. 1, 2019 (Press Release) -Parcelhub, the leading multi-carrier shipping and eCommerce solution provider, has added fulfilment services to its unique portfolio of carrier management and tracking support for retailers, brands, wholesalers, printers and publishers.
The Parcelhub fulfilment service can be tailored by companies who need to outsource storage, shipping and stock management of printed matter, apparel, daily deals products, gifts, homewares, PC hardware, novelty goods and subscription boxes.Read more
LONDON, Feb. 18, 2019 (Press Release) -ABP has won a two-year contract with Belgium-based manufacturer - VPK Packaging Group - to handle 35,000 tonnes of paper per year at the Port of Hull.
This bespoke agreement sees ABP handling paper reels destined for consumer packaging, from a weekly container shipment from Ghent at the Hull Container Terminal. It is then offloaded into the UK’s only All Weather Terminal storage area.Read more