The Landa Group and ALTANA AG today announced that ALTANA has acquired Landa's Metallography technology. First unveiled by Landa at the Drupa printing exhibition in June, 2016, this novel technology for producing metallized graphics is a sustainable alternative to foil-transfer processes, enabling metallization graphics at up to half the cost of conventional foil stamping. Landa will progressively transfer the remaining development and engineering work to ALTANA’s ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants division, who will be bringing the Metallography technology to market in the coming years. "We are excited about this acquisition, which opens up new growth opportunities for ALTANA and strengthens our position as a leading solution provider for the printing industry,” stated Martin Babilas, CEO, ALTANA. “We are looking forward to our continued close and trustful cooperation with Landa as we prepare to bring this promising technology to market”. click Read More below for additional detail
Corner Brook Pulp and Paper has reached a new collective agreement with all of its unionized employees.
Kruger Inc., the mill’s Montreal-based parent company, confirmed Thursday the deal has been done, but would not comment any further on the details of the negotiations.
According to Unifor, which represents five unions at the mill, the deal is for a four-year period and was ratified last fall. It includes wage increases of two per cent in the first two years and 2.5 per cent in the final two years of the agreement.
more detail at: https://www.thewesternstar.com/news/local/corner-brook-pulp-and-paper-strikes-new-deals-with-its-labour-unions-282640/