North America Stories
USA, Jan. 7, 2013 (RISI) -After finally emerging from bankruptcy protection, with a much lighter debt load, NewPage Corp. clearly has merger on its mind.
Why else would North America's largest maker of coated paper choose as its chairman Mark A. Angelson, the U.S. printing industry's Great Consolidator? And why else would he accept the job?
USA, Oct. 22, 2012 (RISI) -Google News indicates that more than 1,000 articles were published last week about Newsweek magazine abandoning print but continuing as the digitalNewsweek Global. Still, many questions remain unanswered, including:
USA, Nov. 12, 2012 (RISI) -Many readers in the mid-Atlantic region report a new appreciation for print media in the wake of Sandy's mayhem. Among the observations they passed along are:
BEDFORD, MA, Sept. 13, 2013 (RISI) - International Paper recently announced the closure of its large paper mill in Courtland, AL, which will remove 740,000 tons of uncoated freesheet and 116,000 tons of coated freesheet capacity from the North American market.