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Maine’s Mill Towns Search for New Life - WSJ
Once reliant on the paper industry, towns look to diversify and draw new businesses
Around-the-web  maine  regional-reports  paper-industry  new-england  this-week-438 
october 2018 by areadevelopment
Domtar Expands With Fluff Pulp Manufacturing In Ashdown, Arkansas - Area Development
Domtar, a leading provider of a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication, specialty and packaging papers, market pulp and absorbent hygiene products, completed a major expansion of its manufacturing mill, with the startup of a newly converted fluff pulp operation, in Ashdown, Arkansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  arkansas  south  manufacturing  paper-industry  packaging 
november 2016 by areadevelopment
Huhtamaki North America Plans Manufacturing-Distribution Hub Near Phoenix, Arizona - Area Development
Huhtamaki North America plans to open a new manufacturing and distribution center in Goodyear, Arizona. The facility will serve west coast foodservice packaging and retail tableware markets. When completed, the 750,000-square-foot facility will produce paper drink cups, insulated hot cups, food containers, pressed paperboard plates and thermoformed plastic cups and lids.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  distribution-facility  phoenix  arizona  southwest  packaging-industry  packaging  food-industry  paper-industry  advanced-manufacturing 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Kruger Products Expands Trenton, Ontario, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Kruger Products, a leading Canadian manufacturer and distributor of tissue products for household use, is undertaking a multi-million dollar expansion at the company's plant in Trenton, Ontario. The company will create 119 new jobs and retaining 184 positions.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  ontario  central-canada  manufacturing  paper-industry  jobs  location-canada  canada 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
NGC Industries Plans $26 Million Plant Expansion In Oxford, Alabama - Area Development
Gypsum paper producer NGC Industries, a subsidiary of National Gypsum Company, is investing $26 million to expand its manufacturing plant in Oxford, Alabama.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  alabama  south  paper-industry  manufacturing 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
Lollicup USA Begins Expansion In Wilmer, Texas, Dallas Metro Area - Area Development
This summer, Lollicup USA Inc. will begin operating its new, 150,000 square-foot warehouse, about 20 miles from Dallas, in Wilmer, Texas. The company manufactures and distributes Karat paper and plastic disposable foodservice packaging products and Tea Zone beverage ingredients for thousands of retail business accounts.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  texas  southwest  warehouse-facility  dallas  paper-industry  plastics  food-industry 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Sun Paper Plans Bio-Refinery In Clark County, Arkansas - Area Development
China-Based Sun Paper will open a bio-refinery in Clark County, Arkansas. The company will invest more than $1 billion in the bio-products mill and create 250 new jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  arkansas  south  china  paper-industry  location-USA  FDI  jobs 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Glatfelter Plans New Manufacturing Plant In Fort Smith, Arkansas - Area Development
Glatfelter, a global manufacturer of specialty papers and fiber-based engineered materials, is locating a new manufacturing facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The company expects to create up to 83 highly skilled manufacturing jobs at the new facility with a total capital investment of approximately $80 million.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  arkansas  south  manufacturing  paper-industry 
march 2016 by areadevelopment
Sustainable Corrugated Expands Manufacturing In Dalton-Whitfield County, Georgia - Area Development
Sustainable Corrugated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Jackson Paper Manufacturing Co., will create 62 jobs and invest $15 million into a corrugated sheets manufacturing facility in Dalton-Whitfield County, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  Georgia  jobs  paper-industry 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Italy-Based Sofidel Group Plans Manufacturing Plant In Circleville, Ohio - Area Development
Italy-based Sofidel Group plans to locate a new 1.4 million-square-foot U.S. manufacturing facility in Circleville, Ohio. Pending required approvals and favorable due diligence, the facility will be located in Columbus Region.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  ohio  midwest  location-USA  FDI  columbus  paper-industry 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Sofidel America Plans $120 Million Manufacturing Plant In Hattiesburg, Mississippi - Area Development
Tissue paper manufacturer Sofidel America is locating operations in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The project represents a corporate investment of $120 million and is expected to create 230 jobs in Forrest County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  mississippi  south  jobs  manufacturing  paper-industry  advanced-manufacturing 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Cascades Inaugurates Greenpac Mill in Niagara Falls, New York - Area Development
Cascades Inc., a leader in the recovery of recyclable products and manufacturing green packaging products and tissue paper, inaugurated its Greenpac Mill in Niagara Falls, New York.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  packaging  sustainability  new-york  mid-atlantic  paper-industry 
september 2015 by areadevelopment
Clearwater Paper Corporation Expands Mill In Lewiston, Idaho - Area Development
Clearwater Paper Corporation, a company that manufactures quality consumer tissue, away-from-home tissue, parent roll tissue, bleached paperboard and pulp at manufacturing facilities across the nation, will begin construction of its continuous pulp digester project at the company’s mill in Lewiston, Idaho.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Idaho  mountain-states  paper-industry  manufacturing  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
september 2015 by areadevelopment
Shuttered paper mills become new job opportunities in Hamilton - www.journal-news.com
The empty buildings left behind when two historic paper mills closed in Hamilton are now being repurposed for new job opportunities.
Around-the-web  Matt  this-week-319  ohio  midwest  jobs  paper-industry 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
AB Group Packaging Opens U.S. Manufacturing Plant In Newark, Delaware - Area Development
Ireland-Based AB Group Packaging Inc., a paper bag and flexible packaging producer, will open its first U.S. plant this summer in Newark, Delaware. The company plans to create 87 new full-time jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  jobs  location-USA  FDI  paper-industry  packaging-industry  Delaware  mid-atlantic  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Resolute Forest Products U.S., Inc Plans $270 Million Expansion At Its Calhoun, Tennessee, Paper Mill - Area Development
Resolute Forest Products U.S., Inc. will invest $270 million to undertake a major expansion at its pulp and paper mill located in Calhoun, Tennessee. A top global paper products manufacturer, Resolute Forest Products is one of McMinn County’s largest employers and through this expansion, will create 105 new jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  tennesee  south  paper-industry  jobs 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Procter & Gamble Expands Its Paper Products Production Center In Box Elder County, Utah - Area Development
Procter & Gamble Company will expand its paper products manufacturing facility in the Bear River City area of Box Elder County, Utah. This expansion is expected, over the coming years, to bring $400 to $500 million in capital investment, along with up to 200 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  Matt  area-development-news  jobs  utah  mountain-states  taxes-incentives-grants-loans  paper-industry  manufacturing 
may 2015 by areadevelopment
Cascades Inc. Expands Candiac and Kingsey Falls, Quebec, Manufacturing Plants - Area Development
Cascades Inc., a North American leader in the recovery, manufacturing and converting of green packaging and tissue paper products, announces the installation of a new state-of-the-art converting line at its plant in Candiac, Quebec.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  quebec  central-canada  manufacturing  paper-industry 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
Orchids Paper Products Company Establishing Manufacturing Center In Barnwell, South Carolina - Area Development
Orchids Paper Products Company, a company that specializes in the manufacturing of high-quality, private label consumer tissue products, is establishing manufacturing campus in Barnwell, South Carolina. The company plans to invest at least $110 million, and create 134 new jobs in Barnwell County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  manufacturing  jobs  south-atlantic  south-carolina  paper-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
International Paper Invests $135 Million To Expand Production At Its Mill In Riegelwood, North Carolina - Area Development
International Paper plans to invest $135 million to expand fluff pulp production at its mill in Riegelwood, North Carolina. The investment will convert the mill to 100 percent fluff and softwood pulp production, adding an incremental 400,000 tons of capacity, with ongoing flexibility to shift between the two products.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  north-carolina  south-atlantic  paper-industry 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
Von Drehle Begins Construction On $100 Million Advanced Paper Machine Facility In Natchez, Mississippi - Area Development
Von Drehle, a paper products supplier to commercial and industrial users nationwide, started construction on its $100 million future paper machine facility in Natchez, Mississippi.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  paper-industry  mississippi  south  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
KapStone Container Plans $4.5 Million Expansion At Its Bowling Green, Kentucky, Manufacturing Complex - Area Development
KapStone Container Corporation plans to expand its operations in Bowling Green, Kentucky. A manufacturer of paper packaging containers, the company is expected to create up to 30 new jobs and invest $4.5 million into the project.
area-development-news  economic-development  site-selection  kentucky  south  jobs  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  manufacturing  paper-industry  bowling-green 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
Domtar Corporation Plans $160 Million Conversion At Ashdown, Arkansas, Mill - Area Development
Canada-based Domtar Corporation plans a $160 million capital project to convert a paper machine at its Ashdown, Arkansas, mill to a high quality fluff pulp line used in absorbent applications such as baby diapers, feminine hygiene and adult incontinence products.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  arkansas  south  paper-industry 
december 2014 by areadevelopment
Finland-Based Valmet Corporation Expands Lancaster County, South Carolina, Manufacturing Facility - Area Development
Finland-based Valmet Corporation, a leading global service and technology supplier for the pulp, paper and energy industries, is expanding its manufacturing facility in Lancaster County, South Carolina, with plans to create 40 new jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  south-carolina  south-atlantic  jobs  location-usa  fdi  paper-industry  energy  manufacturing 
october 2014 by areadevelopment
Georgia-Pacific Invests $37 Million To Expand Production At Gurdon, Arkansas, Lumber Mill - Area Development
Georgia-Pacific plans to invest $37 million at its Gurdon, Arkansas, lumber facility to expand production capacity of its mill by approximately 60 percent.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  arkansas  south  lumber  paper-industry 
october 2014 by areadevelopment
Canadian Tissue Manufacturer Invests $62 Million In New Wagram, North Carolina, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Cascades Tissue Group will open a new manufacturing facility in Wagram, North Carolina. The company plans to invest $62 million and create 68 new jobs during the next three years in Scotland County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  north-carolina  south-atlantic  manufacturing  jobs  paper-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
Graphic Packaging International Plans $41.5 Million Upgrade At West Monroe, Louisiana, Paper Mill - Area Development
Graphic Packaging International Inc. plans a $41.5 million investment to upgrade production machinery in the company’s paper mill in West Monroe, Louisiana.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  louisiana  south  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  paper-industry 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
National Golden Tissue Plans Facility Expansion In Hagerstown, Maryland - Area Development
National Golden Tissue, a Hagerstown, Maryland, based manufacturer of paper towels, bath and facial tissues and napkins, will be assisted in its major expansion project by county, state and federal loan grants.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  maryland  mid-atlantic  manufacturing  paper-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
Green Bay Converting Invests $48 Million In Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Green Bay Converting, a producer of a wide variety of tissue-related paper products and converter of sanitary towel and tissue stock, is expanding its operations with the opening of a plant facility in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The project represents a corporate investment of $48 million and will create 300 new jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  mississippi  south  manufacturing  paper-industry  jobs 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
United States Gypsum Company Invests $19 million To Upgrade Oakfield, New York, Paper Mill - Area Development
United States Gypsum Company, a subsidiary of building products company USG Corporation, will invest $19 million to upgrade its paper mill operations in Oakfield, Genesee County, New York.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  new-york  mid-atlantic  paper-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
june 2014 by areadevelopment
Georgia-Pacific Invests $40 Million To Expand Manufacturing Facility In Fort Smith, Arkansas - Area Development
Georgia-Pacific will invest approximately $40 million in new technology and equipment to expand its plate manufacturing capability at the Dixie facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Construction is in progress, and the new line is expected to start up in 2015.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  arkansas  south  paper-industry  manufacturing 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Kronotex USA Invests $29.5 Million To Continue Expansion Of Barnwell County, South Carolina, Facility - Area Development
Kronotex USA, one of the largest producers of laminate flooring in the United States, will invest $29.5 million in an ongoing expansion of its operations in Barnwell County, South Carolina. The firm plans to add a new paper impregnation process to enhance and diversify designs of its finished products.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  south-carolina  south-atlantic  paper-industry 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Kemira Plans $13.9 Million Expansion At Its Aberdeen, Mississippi, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
A Global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries, Kemira is investing $13.9 million to expand its dry polymer manufacturing operations in Aberdeen, Mississippi.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  mississippi  manufacturing  south  chemicals-industry  oil  gas  paper-industry  mining  high-tech 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Emerson Continues Expansion In Shakopee, Minnesota - Area Development
Over the next three years, Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson, plans to add another 200 jobs after completing a $26 million expansion of its Rosemount instrumentation manufacturing facility in Shakopee, Minnesota. These jobs and expansion are part of the company’s plans to invest up to $70 million and add a total of up to 400 jobs over five years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  minnesota  midwest  jobs  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  life-sciences  paper-industry 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Germany-Based Specialty Paper Producer, Felix Schoeller, Plans Pulaski, New York, Manufacturing Facility - Area Development
A Germany-based global producer of specialty paper, Felix Schoeller negotiated a contract with a major manufacturing company, resulting in relocation of a paper conversion operation from out-of-state to its existing facility in Pulaski, New York. The expansion project doubles the Pulaski facility output, and has retained and created 290 full-time and contract positions.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  new-york  mid-atlantic  manufacturing  jobs  location-usa  fdi  paper-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Resolute Forest Products U.S. Invests $105 Million In Its Calhoun, Tennessee, Paper Mill - Area Development
Resolute Forest Products U.S. will invest $105 million in equipment and building improvements at its Calhoun, Tennessee, pulp and paper mill. Upon completion of the project, the company will create 25 new jobs over the next five years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  tennessee  south  paper-industry  jobs  matt 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Mercury Paper Invests $25 Million To Expand Its Paper Converting Facility In Strasburg, Virginia - Area Development
Mercury Paper will invest $25 million to expand its paper converting operations in Strasburg, Virginia, with plans to create 96 additional jobs by early 2015.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  virginia  south-atlantic  paper-industry  jobs 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Western Polymer Corp. Plans $1 Million Upgrade To Fort Fairfield, Maine, Plant - Area Development
Western Polymer Corporation, in partnership with LTWAW, was recently certified as eligible to receive economic development incentives from the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development to improve and expand its manufacturing facility in Fort Fairfield, Maine. The company plans to invest $1 million in facility upgrades and training at the former Aroostook Starch Company and anticipates creating 15 new jobs in Aroostook County.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  area-development-news  maine  new-england  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  jobs  paper-industry 
february 2014 by areadevelopment
Brazil-Based Fibria Celulose Moves Northeast Distribution Center To Port Of Philadelphia - Area Development
Brazil-based Fibria Celulose will move its northeast distribution center to the Port of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, bringing more than 380 total jobs and $40 million in economic activity annually to The Keystone State.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Pennsylvania  mid-atlantic  Philadelphia  matt  jobs  location-usa  fdi  distribution-centers  paper-industry 
february 2014 by areadevelopment
Paper Manufacturer, Mohawk, Upgrades Its Ashtabula, Ohio, Manufacturing Center - Area Development Online
A manufacturer of fine envelops and papers, Mohawk plans to invest millions of dollars to upgrade its equipment at the company’s state-of-the-art, 1- million-square-foot, converting center in Ashtabula, Ohio, with plans to expand its envelope output in 2014.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  ohio  manufacturing  paper-industry 
january 2014 by areadevelopment
Aspen Products Invests $13 Million To Locate Paper Products Manufacturing Plant In Macon, Georgia - Area Development Online
A major supplier of white paper plates, design plates, cups, bowls and lunch bags, Aspen Products, Inc. will invest $13 million to locate a paper products manufacturing plant in Macon, Georgia. The Kansas City, Missouri-based company signed a long term lease on a 200,000 square foot facility in the Airport Industrial Park, with plans to employ 204 employees.
economic-development  site-selection  manufacturing  matt  georgia  area-development-news  paper-industry  jobs 
december 2013 by areadevelopment
Domtar Corporation Plans To Expand Its Greenville, North Carolina, Campus - Area Development Online
Domtar Corporation, a pulp, paper and absorbent hygiene products manufacturer, marketer and distributor will expand its facility in Greenville, North Carolina. The company plans to create 35 new jobs and invest $100,000 over the next three years in Pitt County.
north-carolina  greenville  manufacturing  paper-industry  jobs  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
september 2013 by areadevelopment
Pratt Paper Indiana Invests $260 Million In Valparaiso, Indiana, Recycled Paper Plant - Area Development Online
Pratt Paper Indiana, doing business as Pratt Industries, a paper and packaging company, will invest $260 million to locate a new recycling facility in Valparaiso, Indiana, creating up to 137 jobs by 2018. The company will construct its new 250,000, square foot, 100-percent recycled paper, facility on 50-acres adjacent to its existing box-making plant.
indiana  jobs  paper-industry  packaging-industry  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
september 2013 by areadevelopment
Franklin Lumber Plans $14.8 Million Investment To Reopen Former Virginia Sawmill - Area Development Online
The former International Paper Franklin Sawmill, closed since 2009, has been purchased by Franklin Lumber, and will restart operations in Isle of Wright County, Virginia by year's end.
paper-industry  taxes-incentives  virginia  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
june 2013 by areadevelopment
Domtar Paper Company Invests $20 Million To Upgrade Its Hawesville, Kentucky Paper Mill - Area Development Online
Domtar Paper Company plans to invest up to $20 million to upgrade and add equipment at its Hawesville, Kentucky paper mill. The company will upgrade existing equipment and invest up to $10 million to construct a new conveyor system, which will allow Domtar to transport its product directly between the plant and the nearby Ohio River. The system is expected to lower operating expenses, reduce greenhouse gases and help retain the existing 452 jobs at the facility.
paper-industry  jobs  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection  matt  kentucky 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
Boise Inc. Invests $111 Million To Upgrade Its DeRidder, Louisiana, Paper Mill - Area Development Online
Boise Inc. will invest $111 million to upgrade a major paper machine at its Paper Mill in DeRidder, Louisiana. Reconfiguration of a former newsprint machine will allow the company to make lightweight linerboard and corrugated material, key components of packaging. Louisiana Economic Development said the expansion will allow the firm to retain 440 employees and create 54 new jobs.
jobs  paper-industry  louisiana  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
Wausau Paper Celebrates Ribbon Cutting On $220 Million Expansion In Harrodsburg, Kentucky - Area Development Online
Wausau Paper in Harrodsburg, Kentucky celebrated the ribbon cutting on the company’s $220 million expansion, which included the installation of a new, 138-ton machine that can produce about 75,000 tons of towel and tissue products per year. With the addition of the 76 new, full time jobs, the plant now employs more than 470 people.
jobs  paper-industry  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection  matt  kentucky 
march 2013 by areadevelopment
Austrian-Based Klauser Lumber One Invests $130 Million In Suwannee County, Florida, Sawmill - Area Development Online
Austrian-based Klauser Lumber One will invest $130 million over the next three years to develop a sawmill in Suwannee County, Florida, creating 350 jobs.
jobs  paper-industry  location-usa  florida  lumber  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
january 2013 by areadevelopment
Von Drehle Corporation Establishes Natchez, Mississippi, Paper Products Manufacturing Center - Area Development Online
Von Drehle Corporation, a company which provides paper products to commercial and industrial consumers, plans to establish a manufacturing plant in Natchez, Mississippi, creating at least 100 new jobs.
manufacturing  jobs  paper-industry  economic-development  site-selection  matt  mississippi 
january 2013 by areadevelopment
KapStone Paper Invests Up To $10 Million On First Phase of Aurora, Illinois Expansion - Area Development Online
A producer of unbleached kraft paper products, linerboard and shipping containers, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation, will invest from $8 to $10 million opening a new 192,000 square foot corrugated manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois.
economic-development  site-selection  illinois  matt  manufacturing  paper-industry 
january 2013 by areadevelopment

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