December 2013


Sakari Ahdekivi is the new Chief Financial Officer at Ahlstrom

Sakari Ahdekivi, 50, M.Sc (Econ.) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Management Team at Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based  materials company. He will join Ahlstrom on February…

Paper Industry Applauds European Parliament Decision to Defend Recycling Jobs in Europe

European Commission asked to go back to the drawing board.

The European paper industry warmly welcomes today’s decision by the European Parliament to block proposed legislation which would have had the effect of classifying waste paper as «recycled» paper before it has been…

DS Smith repositioning creates unified vision for the future

Packaging and supply cycle strategist DS Smith is bringing its packaging, paper, plastics and recycling businesses together under one new unified corporate identity and brand.

The move comes 18 months after the UK-based manufacturer acquired Swedish rival SCA Packaging, which secured a 14% share of the European corrugated packaging market for DS Smith. Group chief executive Miles Roberts…


Archroma names Stephan Sielaff as Chief Operating Officer

Archroma, a player in color and specialty chemicals, and the former textile, paper and emulsions businesses of Clariant, announced today that Stephan Sielaff has been named Chief Operating Officer. Based in Reinach, Switzerland,…

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Andritz successfully starts up Europe’s largest new paper machine for Zellstoff Pöls

International technology Group Andritz successfully started up Europe’s largest new paper machine for specialty papers, supplied to Zellstoff Pöls, Austria. The PrimeLine paper machine produces very high-strength paper grades used primarily for carrier…

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