Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ April 2014 edition, featuring Goss International, C.P. Bourg Inc., the National Paper Trade Association board, KBA North America, Optimus Group
Heidelberg USA hosted the annual SkillsUSA Georgia Training Day and competition in Advertising and Design and Graphic Communications at its North American Print and Packaging Technology Center (NAPPTC) in Kennesaw, GA. The SkillsUSA Georgia competition featured both advertising design and graphic communications components. use of three Printmaster QM 46 presses.
For the eighth straight year, International Paper has been honored by the Ethisphere Institute as the World's Most Ethical Companies. The assessment is based upon the Ethisphere Institute's Ethics Quotient framework. "International Paper's commitment to the highest ethical and sustainable business standards is guided by a simple principle: do the right things for the right reasons," said Chairman and CEO John Faraci.
The demand for digital synthetic paper is increasing rapidly because of its performance, durability and versatility. PoliPrint and YUPOBlue synthetic papers from xpedx compliment an extensive national offering.
International Paper (IP) announced that distribution solutions businesses xpedx and Unisource Worldwide will merge under the terms of a definitive agreement that will result in the creation of a new publicly traded company.Upon the expected completion of the merger in mid-2014, the new company will have projected annual revenues in the $9 billion to $10 billion range, and will have about 9,500 employees across more than 170 distribution centers in North America.
Commercial printer company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ March 2014 edition, featuring, featuring Westamerica Graphics, Mossberg & Co., Think Patented, The Standard Group, Southeastern
International Paper has been named as the No. 1 company in the Forest and Paper Products sector in Fortune magazine's annual ranking of "The World's Most Admired Companies 2014." This is International Paper's 11th time in the last 12 years to top the Fortune list in this sector.
Three of four people charged have been sentenced in connection with the theft of over a half ton of copper wire from International Paper in Cantonment (FL).
IP Security contacted the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office last August to report they had located copper wire that was taken from the Cantonment facility by a group of contract workers. Deputies contacted the suspects and each gave a written confession, according to a Sheriff’s Office report.
Approximately 1,220 pounds of copper wire was recovered and returned to International Paper. A vehicle was seized, and deputies learned that other copper wire stolen from IP had been
PHILADELPHIA—The Inkjet Summit 2014 event will be held April 7-9 at the exclusive Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, and is organized by nGage Events, a producer of hosted model events, and publishing partner Printing Impressions, a trade publication serving commercial printers. The Inkjet Summit is an invitation-only, hosted event designed for senior managers and business executives who want to understand how inkjet technology trends, software, consumables and finishing solutions will impact their businesses and help them shape their strategies for the future.
MEMPHIS, TN—International Paper announced that distribution solutions businesses xpedx and Unisource Worldwide will merge under the terms of a definitive agreement that will result in the creation of a new publicly traded company. The agreements providing for the combination of the two businesses were signed by International Paper, parent company of xpedx, and by UWW Holdings, the holding company that owns Unisource and is owned by an affiliate of Bain Capital and by Georgia-Pacific, as well as certain of their affiliates.