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Personnel & Employee Announcements
Bunzl Board Names Chairman Designate
May 28, 2019

Bunzl Plc, parent company of Bunzl Processor Division, has appointed Peter Ventress a nonexecutive director and chairman designate. Ventress, the former nonexecutive director of Premier...read more


Environmental
England Moves to Ban Plastic Straws
May 24, 2019

U.K. Environment Secretary Michael Gove announced the country will ban the use of plastic straws, effective April 2020. The ban will also...read more


Growth & Acquisitions
Georgia-Pacific to Expand Kentucky Factory
May 24, 2019

Georgia-Pacific LLC, parent company of Georgia-Pacific Professional, announced plans to invest more than US$100 million in its Bowling Green, KY, facility. The Alabama mill produces...read more


Awards & Recognitions
Sodexo Executive Wins IFMA Award
May 24, 2019

Lorna Donatone, CEO of geographic regions for Sodexo, has been named the recipient of  a 2019 International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) Silver...read more


Community Involvement
Kimberly-Clark Awards $920K in College Scholarships
May 23, 2019

Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has awarded US$920,000 in college scholarships to 46 of its employees’ children in the U.S. and Canada....read more


Awards & Recognitions
Vileda Honored for Top Product at Pulire
May 23, 2019

Vileda Professional was named the winner of the Pulire 2019 Product of the Year Award. Vileda received this week at the award...read more


Growth & Acquisitions
Essity to Upgrade German Factory
May 23, 2019

Essity announced plans to invest more than US$41.5 million in its Mannheim, Germany, manufacturing facility. The facility upgrades will allow for the...read more


Awards & Recognitions
Morcon Tissue Wins Small Business Excellence Award
May 23, 2019

Morcon Tissue has been named a recipient of a 2019 Small Business Excellence Award. Morcon received the award during the U.S. Small Business...read more


Labor Relations
Key Congressional Committee Passes Immigration Measures
May 23, 2019

On May 22, the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee passed the “Dream Act of 2019” (HR 2820).   The bill would extend...read more


Financial
Clorox Increases Quarterly Dividend 10%
May 22, 2019

The Clorox Co., parent company of  Clorox Professional Products Co., has increased the quarterly dividend on its common stock 10% to US$1.06 per...read more


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