News for the ‘Norton Associates in the News’ Category

“We Can Hear You Now”

“…In retrospect, Sarilee was very foretelling in the conclusion of her article. ‘…the issue of lightweight availability should no longer be a barrier to converters and end-users wanting to take advantage of cost and sustainability benefits that lightweights can offer.’ Yes, we can hear you now.” PaperAge, May-June 2014

Why Can’t Retail-Ready Packaging Gain Acceptance in the United States?

Read David Callif’s article on what’s holding back retail-ready packaging in the U.S

Sarilee Norton Talks About Trend Spotting at AICC Region 10 Meeting

Sarilee was a featured speaker at the AICC September meeting.  She discussed the latest developments with lightweights, her take on industry consolidation, and the economics versus sustainability tug-of-war between virgin and recycled containerboard. AICC New England Region 10 Presentation, Boylston MA  

Deutsche Bank Conference Call Featured in Board Converting News

Highlights of Sarilee’s July 12 call hosted by Mark Wilde are discussed

Official Board Markets, 2/19/11: ‘Lightweight Linerboard Pilot Project Halted’

Read Sarilee’s comments about Abitibi’s decision to shut the lightweight containerboard pilot project machine in Coosa Pines, AL.