The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the principles and spirit behind the Kenora Declaration on Forest Innovation that was issued today at the 2015 National Forest Sector Innovation Summit. The Declaration collectively commits to the advancement of innovation in the forest sector by collaborating on investments to commercialize innovations with a focus on environmental excellence; engaging prospective partners in non-traditional industries and the academic field and mobilizing the best talent and technologies to address the future needs of the forest sector.
Neenah is announcing a price increase of approximately 3% on commercial, specialty and packaging papers effective October 1, 2018. The attached table provides specific pricing information for all brands that are increasing.
The following brands are exempt from this increase: NEENAH® 100% Cotton, STARDREAM 2.0, LEATHERLIKE, REEF and LABEL Papers as well as select specialty brands.
The increase will apply to the following grades: Writing, Text & Cover Papers – ASTROKING® Papers; ASTROPARCHE® Papers; CLASSIC COLUMNS® Papers; CLASSIC CREST® Papers; CLASSIC® Laid Papers; CLASSIC® Linen Papers; CLASSIC® Stipple Papers; CLASSIC® Techweave Papers; CLASSIC® Woodgrain Papers; CLEARFOLD® Papers; CONSERVATION® Papers; CORONADO® SST Papers; EAMES™ Papers; ENVIRONMENT® Papers; ESSE® Papers; HOWARD® Linen; MONNALISA® Papers; MOONDREAM® Papers; NATURAL EVOLUTION Papers: OXFORD® Papers; PLIKE® Papers; ROYAL SUNDANCE® Papers; SLIDE™ Papers; SO…SILK® Papers; STARDREAM® Papers; STARWHITE® Papers; SUEDETEX® Papers; TETON® Papers; TOUCHE’® Papers; UV/ULTRA®II. Bright Papers – ASTROBRIGHTS® Papers; EXACT BRIGHTS® Papers. Technical & Specialty Papers – EXACT DIGITAL® Color Copy; EXACT® Index, Tag, Vellum Bristol; NEENAH® Blotter Papers; NEENAH® Digital Color Copy. Packaging & Label Papers – NEENAH® Folding Board; NEENAH IMAGEMAX® Paper Card. Specialty Board & Coverings – ADIRONDACK COVER; ALLOY®; CORVON® (incl. all assoc. sub brands); ECOREL; HYFLEX® Papers; KENSINGTON®; KIVAR®; LaCREMA®; LEXIDE®; LEXOTONE®; METAL-X; MULTICOLOR® Papers; NUVOLUXE; PELLAQ; PERMALEX; SEDONA® Cover; SENZO; SILKTOUCH; SKIVERTEX® (incl. all assoc. sub brands). Cotton Fiber Papers* (*Corresponding envelopes increasing 2.5%) – ATLAS® Bond; CANALETTO Papers; CAPITOL BOND® Papers; CLASSIC COTTON® Papers; CRANE’S CREST® & CRANE’S LETTRA® Papers; FOX RIVER SELECT® Papers; GILBERT® Cotton; NEENAH® Bond & NEENAH® Laser; NEUTECH® Cotton Papers; ROYAL COTTON® Papers; WILD® Papers;