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17:34 ET West Fraser Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - West Fraser announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, the voting results from its Annual...


17:00 ET Canfor Temporarily Curtailing Production Capacity in BC

VANCOUVER, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) announced today it will be temporarily curtailing operations at all British Columbia...


17:00 ET Resolute Announces Four-Year Renewal of U.S. Labor Agreements

MONTREAL, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced a four-year renewal of the master...


09:16 ET Media Advisory - Official inauguration of state-of-the-art equipment in Birmingham

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Sonoco, a joint venture of Cascades Inc. (TSE: CAS) and Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:01 ET Government of Canada invests in clean technology and Indigenous economic growth in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The forestry sector is an important part of Western Canada's economy and creates jobs, business, and export...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:45 ET Cascades officially inaugurates a new packaging plant in New Jersey

PISCATAWAY, NJ, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue products, ...


Apr 18, 2019, 06:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Official Inauguration of a Packaging Plant in New Jersey/

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue...


Apr 17, 2019, 12:01 ET Media Advisory - Minister Joyce Murray to announce funding to support clean technology and Indigenous economic growth

VANCOUVER, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Joyce Murray, President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government, will make two...


Apr 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Official Inauguration of a Packaging Plant in New Jersey

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue...


Apr 16, 2019, 17:00 ET Media Advisory - Resolute to Host Management Call to Discuss First Quarter 2019 Results

MONTREAL, April 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) expects to announce its first quarter financial results...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:30 ET A new bioproducts processing and conversion centre to open in Saguenay

The Government of Canada awards $4,000,000 in financial assistance to the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi's Centre d'entrepreneuriat et d'essaimage ...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:02 ET Cascades launches the Latte™ Collection of hand towels, bathroom and facial tissue

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue...


Apr 15, 2019, 11:35 ET Uniboard® invests $18 million to increase MDF production capacity at its Mont-Laurier facility

LAVAL, QC, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Building on the success of the recent Microwave project with a 7-million-dollar investment in 2016, Uniboard...


Apr 12, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Governments of Canada and Quebec to Announce Support for Forest Industry in Mont-Laurier, Quebec

MONT-LAURIER, QC, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - David Graham, Member of Parliament for Laurentides—Labelle, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi,...


Apr 12, 2019, 09:29 ET Cascades to Release First Quarter 2019 - Financial Results on May 9, 2019

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) will release its first quarter financial results before market open on...


Apr 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Supremex Receives Industry Leading BRC AA Certification for its Folding Carton Packaging Facility

MONTREAL, April 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Supremex Inc. ("Supremex" or the "Company") (TSX: SXP), a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of ...


Apr 11, 2019, 13:00 ET Cascades Extends its Transportation Electrification Program to Employees in Ontario

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in recovery, green packaging and hygiene solutions, today...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:03 ET USW Welcomes B.C. Government Review of WorkSafeBC Actions In Sawmill Explosions

VANCOUVER, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The United Steelworkers (USW) is welcoming today's announcement by the Government of British Columbia that...


Apr 11, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Environmental discussion with Cascades CEO and Dr. David Suzuki/

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and...


Apr 10, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Environmental discussion with Cascades CEO and Dr. David Suzuki/

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Environmental discussion with Cascades CEO and Dr. David Suzuki

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and...


Apr 08, 2019, 19:22 ET Fortress Secures Additional Federal Government Support for Planned Bioproducts Demonstration Project

TSX: FGE OTCQX: FTPLF VANCOUVER, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Fortress Global Enterprises Inc. ("Fortress" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that,...


Apr 08, 2019, 18:00 ET Waste Connections Statement On Passing Of Board Member, Robert H. Davis

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) ("Waste Connections" or the "Company") issued the following statement on the death of Mr. Robert H. Davis, a...


Apr 04, 2019, 17:00 ET Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. Announce Annual General Meeting and First Quarter Results Conference Call

VANCOUVER, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) will hold its Annual General Meeting at 1:00 PM PDT Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in Richmond, ...


Apr 04, 2019, 17:00 ET /C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- Canfor Pulp Products Inc./

In the news release, Canfor Pulp Products Inc. and Canfor Corporation Announce Annual General Meeting and First Quarter Results Conference Call,...