Category: Uncategorized

 A bit of a battle seemed to be brewing over a March containerboard price increase in North America, even as suppliers continued to report four- to six-week mill delivery dates…

Amid recent, major asset sales and a planned spinoff of its US printing paper business, International Paper (IP) for a third time reduced its share holdings in Graphic Packaging and…

US boxboard prices held in place in February in a month of “chaos” with WestRock “paralyzed” by a ransomware attack on its IT systems since Jan. 23 that has limited…

  Opportunity is Knocking…  Get Your Products and Services in Front of 30,000 Potential Customers! The Composite Can and Tube Institute’s 2019 Fall and Technical Meeting will be held September 26…

North America wood, paper & paperboard recycling market is predicted to surpass USD 4.4 billion by 2025, increasing at a CAGR of over 4.2%. Regional growth is positively influenced by…

PK Packaging Group has reached an agreement to acquire the European and Chinese businesses of coreboard and tube producer Corenso. Corenso is an international supplier of coreboard, cardboard tubes and…

Today the Sustainable Packaging Coalition launched The Goals Database, a database of industry commitments aimed at improving packaging sustainability. The SPC member-exclusive resource will reflect the public commitments and goals that…

Industrial production increased 0.3 percent in December after rising 0.4 percent in November. For the fourth quarter as a whole, total industrial production moved up at an annual rate of…

North American pulp industry producers hobbled into the New Year 2019 amid steep price declines in US spot markets, plummeting demand and prices in China, and the highest inventory level…

Tifini Stafford, President/Women-Owned Small Business Jacquie Ball, CCTI, Sr. Staff Contributor Tifini Stafford’s dad was an entrepreneur. In 1966, he opened his own business selling packaging materials.  During the Vietnam War,…