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2011-06-27 07:13:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the production of green packaging and tissue paper products, announces that its Norampac division will invest in Greenpac Mill LLC (Greenpac), a corporation created with the Caisse de d©pot et placement du Qu©bec (the Caisse), Jamestown Container and one other industry partner, for the purpose of constructing and operating a state of the art...

2011-06-10 07:00:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) is proud that it has been selected as the 7(th) best corporate citizen in Canada by Corporate Knights magazine, which focuses on social responsibility and corporate governance. The magazine publishes annually a short list of the best 50 corporate citizens in Canada, which usually includes Cascades, because of its environmental, social and governance indicators. "We are pleased that Cascades' sustained efforts in...

2011-06-01 15:01:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Gestion Laurent Lemaire Inc., an entity controlled by Laurent Lemaire, announces that it has acquired 500,000 common shares of Cascades Inc. on May 31, 2011 at a price of $6.35 per share, bringing its total shares held, together with those held by Laurent Lemaire, to 12,168,813, representing 12.47% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Cascades Inc. The acquisition was made for investment purposes and Gestion Laurent...

2011-05-25 10:56:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, announces that Mr. Alain Lemaire, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Mr. Allan Hogg, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation at the National Bank's Qu©bec Conference, which will be held in Montreal, to a group of institutional investors this Thursday, May...

2011-05-17 10:24:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, May 17 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, announces that Mr. Allan Hogg, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation at the CIBC's High Yield Conference to a group of institutional investors in Toronto this Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 2:50 p.m. (ET). A copy of this presentation will be available at www.cascades.com....

2011-05-13 00:00:29

Boutique Cascades Launches ecoresponsible briefcases Kingsey Falls (PRWEB) May 12, 2011 Cascades is launching its brand new eco friendly briefcase composed of 100% recycled post-consumer cardboard certified FSC Recycled®. This recycled cardboard briefcase, which is an alternative to the plastic bag often provided at conventions, has been created specifically for ecoresponsible events that are becoming more and more prevalent in the event sector. The briefcase provides a large storage...

2011-05-10 10:54:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources today named Bob Deffner as manager of Gifford Pinchot State Park, York County. He is former manager of the R.B. Winter State Park Complex in Union County. "Bob brings a solid administrative background to his latest state park assignment, and his enthusiasm and public relations skills will only improve the visitor experience at Gifford Pinchot," said Bureau of State Parks Director...

2011-04-19 14:16:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Cascades Inc. (CAS:TSX), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, invites financial analysts and investors to attend its 2011 first quarter results conference call. Cascades expects to release results before the market open on Thursday, May 12, 2011 and will hold its conference call the same day at 9:00 a.m. ET. Dial-in number:...

2011-03-11 07:00:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, announces that it has entered into an agreement for the sale of Dopaco Inc., its converting business for the quick-service restaurant industry, to Reynolds Group Holdings Limited for a cash consideration of US$400 million. Net proceeds from the transaction will mainly be used to pay down...

2011-02-23 13:02:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Cascades Inc. (CAS on the Toronto Stock Exchange), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and in the production of packaging and tissue products, announces the appointment of Mario Plourde as Chief Operating Officer.  Mario Plourde will commence his new functions effective today. This appointment is part of a transition process within Cascades.  "Mario Plourde joined Cascades after graduation and over the years...


Latest Cascade Range Reference Libraries

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

Willamette National Forest
2014-07-31 08:27:52

Willamette National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Oregon in the United States. It can be found in the central section of the Cascade Range and holds 1,678,031 acres, of which over 380,000 acres comprise eight designated wilderness areas. This forest first began its life as the Cascade Forest Reserve, which was established by President Grover Cleveland as a reaction to public protests to protect the Cascade Mountains in 1893. At this time, the reserve extended...

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
2014-01-20 14:38:41

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in the state of Washington. This forest holds 2,561,454 acres and extends along the Cascade Range to Mount Rainier National Park. The forest is divided into four ranger districts known as the Mt. Baker District, the Darrington Ranger District, the Skykomish Ranger District, and the Snoqualmie Ranger District. Because over half of the population of Washington lives within seventy miles of this forest and...

Plumas National Forest
2014-01-20 10:17:50

Plumas National Forest is a 1,146,000-acre United States National Forest located in the Sierra Nevada, in northern California. Roughly 85 percent of Plumas National Forest lies in Plumas County, but smaller portions can be found in eastern Butte, northern Sierra, southern Lassen, and northeastern Yuba counties. The Plumas National Forest Supervisor’s office can be found in Quincy, California. There are local ranger district offices located in Blairsden, Oroville, and Quincy. It is...

Fremont-Winema National Forest
2013-11-27 15:32:16

Fremont-Winema National Forest is a United States National Forest that was created from the 2002 merger of the Fremont and Winema National Forests. They cover territory in southern Oregon from the crest of the Cascades on the west, past the city of Lakeview towards the east. The northern end of the forest is bounded by U.S. Route 97 on the west, and Oregon Route 31 towards the east. Towards the south, the state border with California creates the boundary of the forests. Klamath Falls is the...

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