News for April 2019

Cascades Inaugurates Containerboard Plant in New Jersey

Cascades has inaugurated its newest and most modern containerboard packaging plant, a US$76-million investment in state-of-the-art equipment. Elected officials, members of the community and Cascades partners, clients, suppliers and employees attended the official opening. Located in Piscataway, New Jersey, the new plant is 450,000 square feet. With 170 employees, the facility makes corrugated packaging using […] […]

IP to take over three corrugated facilities from DS Smith

International Paper (IP) will acquire DS Smith’s French subsidiary DS Smith Packaging Normandie with two sites in Saint-Amand and Cabourg and the former Europac Ovar plant in Portugal for €63m. A corresponding agreement was already reached, according to the two companies. Full Story […] Source: Container Board

IMAGINE Acquires High-Speed EFI Nozomi Press

IMAGINE and Electronics For Imaging, Inc. are pleased to announce the addition of a new EFI™ Nozomi C18000 single-pass inkjet press to IMAGINE’s expansive lineup of print technology. The new press will bring exciting new capabilities and enhance speed-to-market efficiencies for the wide range of applications and visual communications solutions produced by IMAGINE. Full […] […]

Georgia-Pacific Toledo Opens Doors to Laid Off Workers

The Georgia-Pacific Toledo Mill will be extending opportunities to the 111 workers who will be laid off from the Coos Bay mill, which announced on April 11 that it will be closing permanently. The Coos Bay facility is one of two lumber mills owned by GP in Oregon, with the other located in Philomath. […] […]

EFI to be Acquired by Siris Capital Group for $1.7B

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI), a world leader in customer focused digital printing innovation, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the “Agreement”) to be acquired by an affiliate of Siris Capital Group, LLC (“Siris”) in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $1.7 billion. Siris is a leading private equity […] […]