News Manufacturing General
March 3, 2021  

Spicers, Shippers Supply and All Graphic Supplies to operate under one brand

Spicers announced that Shippers Supply and All Graphic Supplies

News General
September 16, 2020  

FPInnovations completes phase 1 of biodegradable disposable masks

Second phase is expected to lead to an entirely made-in-Canada solution for face coverings.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
May 19, 2020  

Cascades launches new packaging line for e‑commerce

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

News Forestry Manufacturing General
April 6, 2020  

COVID-19 crisis prompts BC mill to boost medical pulp production

Harmac Pacific’s primarily red cedar pulp allows it to be mixed with synthetics to make end products like masks and gowns.

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.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
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.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
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.

News Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
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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November 1, 2019  

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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.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 9, 2019  

Indonesia returning 57 containers of developed world’s waste

What was supposed to be paper was contaminated with diapers and plastics.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Production
March 28, 2019  

Cascades closing plant as it exits felt backing for flooring market

Closure of the Trois‑Rivières plant affects 35 employees who have been offered relocation.

Feature Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
February 4, 2019  

Sweet success: Fortress looks ahead to biorefining

S2G acquisition broadens the forest product company’s global perspective.

News Pulp & Paper General
January 31, 2019  

Fire destroys landmark paper plant amid frigid weather

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Sustainability
January 16, 2019  

Nova Scotia moves to allow thermal disposal of plastic, newsprint [UPDATED]

Move allows “new solutions” to reduce waste in landfills and recover energy; environmental groups are not sold.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
December 4, 2018  

Court rules NS must consult Mi’kmaq on financing of effluent plant

Tied to whether emission and effluent discharge targets are reached by the new system.

News General
August 1, 2018  

Dixie cup plant to close in Brampton, 133 workers to lose jobs

Move attributed to customer demand, some choosing to purchase from other cup manufacturers.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
July 6, 2018  

Fishing boats to converge on Nova Scotia harbour to protest

Pulp mill plans to dump effluent daily into Northumberland Strait, they fear impact on lobsters, other seafood businesses.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Production Sustainability
May 22, 2018  

Northern Pulp says no wastewater pipe to NS waterway, no mill

Company’s plan and spotty environmental record is creating tension in Pictou.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
April 13, 2018  

US publishers worry about pricier Canadian newsprint with new tariffs

Critics of the paper tariffs say it’s US newspapers that will ultimately be harmed.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 28, 2018  

Fisheries groups opposing Nova Scotia mill’s proposed effluent treatment plant

Other options should be explored, with rigorous research to assess the impact.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
March 14, 2018  

US hits Canadian forestry industry with more duties

US department of Commerce claims Canadian exporters underpriced uncoated groundwood paper by between 0 and 22.16%.