Quantcast
Last updated on April 23, 2014 at 12:36 EDT

Latest Kraft paper Stories

2014-04-15 12:31:47

NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) ("KapStone" or "the Company") had a minor fire in one of its paper machines at its Longview, WA mill on April 13, 2014. The fire was quickly contained resulting in no injuries, overall damage of less than $10,000, and rapid resumption of production. About the Company Headquartered in Northbrook, IL, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation is the fifth largest producer of...

2014-03-24 08:31:57

Grades use up to 50% less fiber as well as less energy and fewer chemicals MONTREAL, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) continues to expand its Align(TM) brand of environmentally responsible and budget-friendly papers by adding two more superbrite grades, Hybrid and Alternative, to the company's existing offerings of Ecopaque, Equal Offset and Resolute Max. "We now offer five different eco-friendly grades in multiple...

2014-02-20 08:33:55

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) announces the completion of a $29 million investment at the company's North Charleston, SC, paper mill. The primary project in this investment was the replacement of the press section on No. 3 Paper Machine which improves the capability and efficiency of producing Ultra High Performance (UPL) lightweight linerboard grades. The new press section was supplied by PMT Italia. The...

2014-01-08 16:24:18

Developing countries expected to be major drivers behind strong demand growth BOSTON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite declining demand for sack kraft and wrapping paper in many developed countries, global demand is expected to increase by 504,000 tonnes in 2014. These and other findings were recently released in a new study by RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080521/NEW122LOGO ) "Chinese net imports...

2013-12-16 23:22:21

Mr. Hartman will lead and develop the company’s lean initiatives in pursuit of streamlining its processes and scaling the company for growth. Mentor, OH (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Roll-Kraft is pleased to announce the addition of Kevin Hartman to the position of Lean Manager. Mr. Hartman has previously held leadership positions in operations at several manufacturing firms. He holds a Six Sigma Green Belt certification. As a member of Roll-Kraft’s management team, Mr. Hartman will...

2013-10-04 23:04:47

Bob Kraft has developed a patent-pending way to boost power plant output that is both more cost effective & better for the environment than current ways of adding new power to the grid. Source: PowerPHASE LLC Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Bob Kraft has been down this road before. In 1999 he discovered a better way to reduce power plant emissions. The inventions from that discovery became a company that employs more than 500, many of them highly trained engineers. A Smarter Way...

2013-09-16 23:26:36

Roll-Kraft web video earns 2013 award for groundbreaking online video content. Mentor, OH (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Roll-Kraft is pleased to announce it has been awarded a 2013 Telly Award (http://www.tellyawards.com). The Telly Awards, now in their 34th year, honor the very best film and video productions and groundbreaking online video content. The award, in the Online Video category, was presented to Chuck Gehrisch, Roll-Kraft president, for the company’s recent video regarding...

2013-08-27 23:30:18

Video on causes and solutions to material overfeed has been added to Roll-Kraft YouTube Channel. Mentor, OH (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 A new Roll-Kraft technical video for the tube & pipe and roll forming industries is now available on Roll-Kraft’s YouTube channel addressing the issue of material overfeed. This video presentation is conducted by Roll-Kraft’s Dave Rostocil (Dr. Dave), Director of Product Applications. Rostocil has more than 40 years of roll forming experience....

2013-07-30 23:31:28

New Wire EDM Machines to Add Capacity Mentor, OH (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Ohio-based Roll-Kraft has purchased two new wire EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining) machines for installation at Roll-Kraft Ltd. in Woodstock, Ontario, and also at the headquarters factory in Mentor, OH. EDM machines use the heat created by electrical sparks, which are generated between a thin metal wire and de-ionized water, to precisely cut metals and remove excess material. With very minimal setup, the EDM can...

2013-06-28 12:25:07

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) ("KapStone") announced today that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 ("HSR Act") in connection with the previously announced acquisition of Longview Fibre Paper and Packaging, Inc. ("Longview"). This means that the FTC and the Antitrust Division of the U.S....