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June 8, 2021  

New recruiting network exclusive to manufacturing

A new recruiting network has been launched targeted specifically

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June 7, 2021  

Why Lack of Communication is the #1 Killer of Employee Performance

For many CEOs and executives nowadays, communication is by far their greatest challenge. That is not to say they are not good communicators. Quite the contrary, in fact.

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June 7, 2021  

Demo Days is now live, featuring videos for manufacturing decision makers to keep on top of market trends

Annex Business Media’s manufacturing network has launched its one-of-a-kind

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May 27, 2021  

Communicating Effectively When Everyone is Zoomed Out

Recent events have increased adoption of technology to communicate by using virtual meetings.

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April 14, 2021  

Take the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey Now

Salary information, which is kept confidential, helps to compare manufacturing wages to industry averages.

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March 2, 2021  

What’s up dock? Diagnosing industrial door problems

Address them promptly to protect against environmental and
security issues.

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September 21, 2020  

Paper towel in short supply as people stay home, clean more: Kruger

Sales continue to outpace pre-COVID levels, pushing to open its new plant in Sherbrooke to add more capacity.

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June 11, 2020  

Northern Pulp appeals cleanup order, pauses environmental assessment

Production stopped after Nova Scotia rejected its request to continue pumping treated effluent into a nearby treatment lagoon.

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May 27, 2020  

Cascades to close containerboard plant in Burlington

Part of ongoing initiatives to “optimize” activities in the boxboard packaging sector.

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May 21, 2020  

Canfor curtailing production for four weeks, closing a mill in BC

Pandemic and other local factors blamed for both actions by the forest products company.

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May 19, 2020  

Cascades launches new packaging line for e‑commerce

Sustainable products and services to ensure quality and delivery reliability for online products.

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May 14, 2020  

NS chemists work with mill to create medical-grade pulp for N95 masks

A recent grant from Research Nova Scotia will provide about $72,000 to the project.

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April 20, 2020  

Wood chips to make pulp for toilet paper in short supply

Sector is supplying pulp for sanitary wipes, paper towels, protective masks and hospital gowns.

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April 6, 2020  

Kruger rolls out give-back program to frontline healthcare workers

Tissue manufacturer will deliver tissue products with Mercedes-Benz Canada.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Economy General
March 17, 2020  

Chinese company abandons $1.8B Arkansas paper mill plan

Cites political friction, economic instability and the coronavirus outbreak as reasons for walking away from the project.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General
February 18, 2020  

Supremex buys envelope manufacturer, printer Royal Envelope for $27.4M

Employs approximately 135 people at its two primary facilities in Concord, Ont., and LaSalle, Que.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Economy General
February 13, 2020  

Nova Scotia forest industry airs concerns over mill closure during AGM

Frustration voiced over what is seen to be a lack of direction following the loss of one of the industry’s major players.

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February 5, 2020  

Lumber company shares rise on news the US intends to cut softwood duties

CIBC suggests average US duties would drop from about US$67 per thousand board feet to $30 based on current pricing levels.

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January 28, 2020  

India dumping probe adds to Canadian newsprint industry woes

North American demand dropped 14% in 2019 as inventories rose more than 20%, indicating lower pricing to come.

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January 23, 2020  

Former PepsiCo exec is new chief marketing officer for Kruger Products

She replaces the retiring Nancy Marcus, who joined the Kruger team in 2001.

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January 16, 2020  

Resolute to produce cellulose filaments at Quebec paper mill

$27 million for a plant and $11 million to modernize equipment to produce high-grade SCA+ supercalendered paper.

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January 13, 2020  

Northern Pulp focuses on mill cleanup before ‘indefinite’ Jan. 31 shutdown

Parent company is discussing the mill’s “hibernation plan” with the Nova Scotia government, after committing to stay in the province for the long term.

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January 8, 2020  

NS offering ’emotional support’ line to workers affected by mill closure

Shutdown the result of Northern Pulp no longer being allowed to dump effluent near the Pictou Landing First Nation.

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January 1, 2020  

Some businesses thrived, many lagged during pandemic in 2020

Here are the lists of winners and losers

News Government Pulp & Paper General
December 16, 2019  

Ottawa won’t assess N.S. mill’s pipeline proposal, leaving it up to the province

Federal Environment Minister said he’s decided not to designate Northern Pulp’s proposed pipeline and effluent treatment plant for a federal impact assessment.

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December 12, 2019  

Cascades purchases 20.2% interest CDPQ has in Greenpac mill

Expected purchase price is US$93 million with the transaction closing Jan. 3, 2020.

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December 9, 2019  

Transcontinental CEO calls bid to ban flyers in Montreal ‘incoherent’

He says it fails to take into account Quebec consumers’ needs and hands a flyer monopoly to Canada Post.

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December 5, 2019  

Cascades launches a 100% recycled, recyclable cardboard food tray

Patented water-based barrier coating protects it against humidity to enhance the packaging efficiency.

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November 20, 2019  

Concerned groups urge NS to reject mill’s effluent plan

They say the plan lacked critical information and didn’t meet the department’s terms of reference.

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August 20, 2019  

Battle over NS pulp mill’s future reflects wider Canadian debate: filmmaker

How communities can become divided as the interests of heavy industry are pitted against the natural environment.

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August 12, 2019  

Kruger partners with Nature Conservancy of Canada on destinations program

Offers in-nature experiences from short boardwalk strolls to day-long hikes in cities and remote locations across Canada.

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August 12, 2019  

End of controversial pulp mill not a disaster for some woodlots

Deadline approaches for the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou County to stop sending effluent into a lagoon.