Cascades Fine Papers Group

October 1, 2014

Commercial Printing Industry News Briefs from Printing Impressions’ October 2014 edition, including ICV Partners (ICV) and OneTouchPoint (OTP), RR Donnelley, AlphaGraphics, Resolute Forest Products, Kodak and Bang Printing, Brandtjen & Kluge, Innovator Beryl Wolk, and Cascades.

Cascades Announces Sale of Its Fine Papers Business for $39.5M to Rolland Enterprises
July 2, 2014

Cascades Inc. has reached an agreement with Rolland Enterprises, a subsidiary of H.I.G. Capital, for the sale of its fine papers activities for $39.5 million. The units covered by this transaction are: Rolland Division, CTC Converting Centre and Fibres Breakey. The three units employ some 425 workers and will now operate under a new company name—Rolland Enterprises.

Continuous-Feed Inkjet Paper Options Continue to Ramp Up
May 1, 2014

The range of papers suitable for continuous-feed inkjet printing continues to expand. Still, market penetration for high-speed production inkjet remains low as challenges remain for high ink coverage, high-quality graphics applications. The market is experiencing strong growth as challenges with ink and paper are being met every day as the industry develops a deeper understanding of the value proposition for continuous-feed inkjet. Consultative selling is essential, not only for paper mills, but also for printers, to sell the value proposition and also to better understand the market needs.

Cascades Launches Enviro Jet Inkjet Paper
September 13, 2013

Cascades introduced its Enviro Jet uncoated fine paper at PRINT 13 in Chicago this week. Created for inkjet printing, Cascades Enviro Jet is reportedly the only inkjet paper with 100 percent postconsumer fiber in North America.

Canon Solutions America Showcases Enviro Jet at PRINT 13
September 10, 2013

Cascades’ Enviro Jet further expands the breadth of evaluated papers for the Océ inkjet platforms, giving Canon Solutions America customers even greater flexibility in their paper choices and further increasing the types of applications that can be produced. The papers will be featured at the Canon Solutions America booth at PRINT 13.

Cascades Invests Nearly $4 Million in its Breakeyville Plant
September 15, 2011

Cascades executives recently inaugurated the addition of $3.7 million in new deinking equipment at the Cascades Fine Papers Group, Breakey Fibres mill. Focused on producing deinked kraft pulp of the highest quality, this strategic investment will drive improvements in the quality of Cascades’ fine papers, while also protecting jobs.