Sappi Limited will showcase the performance possibilities available to the market with its broad portfolio of Transjet® dye-sublimation papers at the SGIA Expo, scheduled for October 18 to 20 2018, in Las Vegas. Sappi Digital Solutions, formed by the acquisition of Cham Paper Group at the beginning of this year, will be located in booth 1997 at the show. The establishment of this new division reflects Sappi’s already significant presence in the dye sublimation market, and its strong dedication to this sector. The company continues to place considerable focus on this crucial and growing market segment, as will be evidenced by its extensive showing at SGIA. Transjet® heat transfer sublimation paper, already in wide use in the industry, is the flagship brand for Sappi Digital Solutions. Transjet® is known for delivering excellent quality with fast ink drying, shorter heat dwell time and optimum ink consumption. It is ideal for a broad array of applications in both soft and hard goods, including sports apparel, fashion, soft signage, home textiles, shoes, skis, and it also offers grades compatible with industrial equipment. Click read more below for additional detail.
American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) President & Chief Executive Officer Donna Harman congratulated WestRock Chief Executive Officer Steve Voorhees on being named RISI 2018 North American CEO of the Year. Voorhees, an AF&PA board member since 2013, formally received the honor at RISI’s North American Conference in San Francisco today (10/11).
“Steve Voorhees never hesitates to share his deep knowledge of our industry and roll up his sleeves and put in the hard work needed to advance solutions in support of our entire industry. That quality of leadership has earned him respect, inspired teamwork and played an integral role in our ability to grow the economy and create American manufacturing jobs. Congratulations to Steve for this well-deserved honor and recognition.”
Voorhees had served as WestRock CEO since 2015 and previously held the position of CEO of RockTenn. Prior to that, he held a number of executive leadership roles at RockTenn, including president and chief operating officer, executive vice president, chief financial officer and chief administrative officer.