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News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
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.

News Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Kruger to supply pulp to manufacture ecofriendly disposable masks

The masks will be made from Kruger’s KruPulp brand

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
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 General
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.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
November 11, 2019  

Kruger certified ISO 50001 for energy management

First to receive the energy management certification from the Bureau de normalisation du Québec.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
January 10, 2018  

US hits Canadian newsprint producers with initial countervailing duties

An overall tariff of 6.53% levied on about 25 Canadian plants, mostly in Quebec and Ontario.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
July 26, 2016  

Kruger investing $55M on new paper machine in Quebec

Will increase production by 20,000 tonnes and preserve 600 jobs.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
March 12, 2015  

Kruger recycling plant destroyed by fire

A 65,000 square-foot Quebec warehouse destroyed.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production
September 24, 2014  

Kruger idling paper machine and pulp operations at Quebec mill

Company says decision to cut 100,000 tonnes of newsprint production and close its de-inked pulp operations due to falling demand.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
June 25, 2012  

Cornerbrook mill agreement a good first step: Premier

Kruger wants 10 years instead of five to pay back a pension deficit

News General
June 18, 2012  

Kruger withdraws from Corner Brook mill negotiations

Deadline to reach a collective agreement extended to June 22.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 26, 2012  

No subsidies for NL Kruger paper mill: minister

Natural Resources Minister Jerome Kennedy says Newfoundland and Labrador will consider any plan to save its last paper mill owned by Kruger but won’t offer direct subsidies.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Technology
August 22, 2011  

Kruger invests $316M in Memphis tissue plant

Investment will boost annual production by 60,000 tonnes

News Sustainability
December 9, 2010  

Kruger Gatineau mill recovers heat, cuts CO2

Quality tissue manufacturer Kruger Products LP is cutting its CO2 emissions with an innovative heat recovery technology that is now operational at its Gatineau, Que. mill.

News Sustainability
November 18, 2010  

Kruger launches 5-year program to shrink eco-footprint

Kruger Products’ Sustainability 2015 program targets emissions, energy and water consumption, solid wastes using “innovative technologies.”