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Jun 03, 2020, 16:01 ET Taiga Building Products (TBL) announces Leadership Transition

BURNABY, BC, June 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Taiga Building Products Ltd. ("Taiga" or the "Company") announced today that Russell Permann, currently Taiga's COO ...


Jun 01, 2020, 08:30 ET Canfor Completes Purchase of Elliott Sawmilling Company Inc.

VANCOUVER, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP), further to its announcement on November 9, 2018, completed the purchase of Elliott...


May 29, 2020, 10:00 ET Deere Board elects John Stone as President, Worldwide Construction & Forestry and Power Systems

Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) announced that its Board of Directors elected John Stone, 50, to the position of President, Worldwide Construction &...


May 27, 2020, 07:30 ET Imaflex Reports Solid Q1 2020 Results and Provides Business Update

Profitability strengthens; all plants remain fully operational Q1 2020 net income of $3.1 million or $0.06 per share, versus $0.6 million and $0.01...


May 26, 2020, 18:27 ET West Fraser Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors and Update on Business Operations

VANCOUVER, May 26, 2020 /CNW/ - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("West Fraser" or the "Company") (TSX: WFT) announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock...


May 26, 2020, 15:30 ET Cascades Announces Closure of the Brown Sheet Plant Facility as Part of the Corporation's Planned Optimization of its Ontario Containerboard Platform

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, May 26, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue...


May 22, 2020, 14:59 ET NAFTA Panel Affirms ITC Remand Decision -- Unfairly Traded Canadian Softwood Imports Harm U.S. Producers and Workers

Today, the U.S. Lumber Coalition issued the following statement regarding the decision issued by a North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) panel...


May 20, 2020, 19:00 ET Canfor Pulp Products Inc. Announces Production Curtailment

VANCOUVER, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX: CFX) is announcing the curtailment of Prince George Pulp and Paper and...


May 20, 2020, 19:00 ET Canfor to Permanently Close Isle Pierre Mill

VANCOUVER, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) announced today it will be closing its Isle Pierre sawmill, which is located near Prince ...


May 20, 2020, 16:30 ET Norbord Announces Renewal of Committed Revolving Bank Lines

Note: Financial references in US dollars unless otherwise indicated. TORONTO, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Norbord Inc. (TSX and NYSE: OSB) announced today...


May 20, 2020, 07:00 ET Softwood Lumber Prices May 2020 & US Housing Starts: April 2020 - Madison's Lumber Reporter

VANCOUVER, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Residential housing starts in the US slumped -30% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of...


May 19, 2020, 07:00 ET Cascades launches new packaging line for e‑commerce

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, May 19, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in eco‑friendly recycling, packaging and hygiene solutions, is pleased...


May 19, 2020, 05:00 ET La Vida Verde Enters into Operating Agreement for Cultivation in Carson City

International Cannabrands Inc. dba Radiko Holdings (CSE: RDKO) (the "Company") wishes to announce its 51% subsidiary La Vida Verde, Inc. ("LVV") has...


May 15, 2020, 17:15 ET Supremex Reports Voting Results From its Annual General Meeting

MONTREAL, May 15, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Supremex Inc. ("Supremex" or the "Company") (TSX: SXP), a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of...


May 15, 2020, 07:30 ET Supremex Announces Q1 2020 Results

MONTREAL, May 15, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Supremex Inc. ("Supremex" or the "Company") (TSX: SXP), a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of...


May 14, 2020, 07:00 ET Colorcon, Inc. Launches SoteriaRx™ On-Dose Authentication Technology Platform

Colorcon, a world leader in the development and supply of film coating systems and excipients, today announces SoteriaRx™. This new platform of...


May 12, 2020, 12:37 ET Resolute Stockholders Vote in Favor of Each Proposal at Annual Meeting

MONTREAL, May 12, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today held its virtual annual meeting of stockholders. A...


May 11, 2020, 19:51 ET West Fraser Provides Update for the May 26 Annual General Meeting

VANCOUVER, May 11, 2020 /CNW/ - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("West Fraser" or the "Company") (TSX: WFT) announced today certain COVID-19...


May 11, 2020, 16:00 ET Veritiv Obtains Exclusive Distribution Rights in Canada for Asia Pulp & Paper's China Division Coated Board

Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), a leading print and paper solutions provider, announced today that its Canadian division, Veritiv Canada Inc., will ...


May 08, 2020, 17:15 ET Supremex Announces Details of its First Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call and AGM

MONTREAL, May 8, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Supremex Inc. ("Supremex" or the "Company") (TSX: SXP), a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of...


May 07, 2020, 17:30 ET Taiga's (TBL) Q1 sales increased 11% due to higher commodity prices before COVID-19 pandemic drove steep decline heading into Q2

BURNABY, BC, May 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Taiga Building Products Ltd. ("Taiga" or the "Company") today reported its financial results for the three months...


May 07, 2020, 06:00 ET Cascades Announces a Continuation of Solid Results for the First Quarter of 2020

Navigating the Covid-19 pandemic by providing our customers essential products while ensuring the health and safety of our employees KINGSEY FALLS,...


May 06, 2020, 16:30 ET Norbord Inc. Announces Election of Board of Directors

TORONTO, May 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Norbord Inc. (TSX and NYSE: OSB) announced results from its 2020 annual meeting of shareholders held earlier today. All...


May 06, 2020, 06:00 ET Norbord Reports First Quarter 2020 Earnings; Provides COVID-19 Update; Declares Quarterly Dividend

Note: Financial references in US dollars unless otherwise indicated. Q1 2020 HIGHLIGHTS Adjusted EBITDA of $75 million and Adjusted earnings of $0.26 ...


May 01, 2020, 18:49 ET Taiga Building Products (TBL) announces intention to adopt the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

BURNABY, BC, May 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Taiga Building Products Ltd. ("Taiga" or the "Company") is announcing its intention to adopt the Canadian Emergency...