Tag: Stora Enso

The Stora Enso Story – a magical tale of trees and forests

The Stora Enso Story – a magical tale of trees and forests

January 26, 2019 |

It is said that one tree can affect the entire forest. If one tree has a pest problem or catches fire or any other plethora of issues, it can spread to neighboring trees and before you know it, you have a total wipeout. But can it work in the reverse? Can one big, beautiful tree […]

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Stora Enso divests Swedish packaging manufacturer June Emballage

Stora Enso divests Swedish packaging manufacturer June Emballage

December 28, 2018 |

In Finland, Stora Enso divested 100% of the shares of its Swedish subsidiary June Emballage AB to its current management team. June Emballage is a manufacturer specialized in small-batch custom-made transport packaging in corrugated board. “We believe that June Emballage is in a better position to serve its smaller scale markets for custom-made packaging as […]

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Stora Enso joins TreeToTextile JV to bring fiber-based textiles to market

Stora Enso joins TreeToTextile JV to bring fiber-based textiles to market

December 27, 2018 |

In Sweden, TreeToTextile AB, a joint venture between H&M group, Inter IKEA group and innovator Lars Stigsson since 2014, with the aim of developing new textile fibers in a sustainable way at attractive cost levels, announced that Stora Enso will join this partnership, and also support the industrialization of TreeToTextile’s production process by setting up […]

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Stora Enso and FSC join forces in strategic partnership

Stora Enso and FSC join forces in strategic partnership

December 22, 2018 |

In Finland, Stora Enso and the Forest Stewardship Council signed an international partnership agreement establishing a long-term strategic collaboration to develop and promote sustainable forestry. The new partnership agreement aims to increase FSC certification, especially among small- and medium-sized private forest owners in the Nordics, Baltics, and across Europe. The aim is to increase the […]

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Stora Enso invests in sludge separation technology at mill resulting in biofuel

Stora Enso invests in sludge separation technology at mill resulting in biofuel

December 15, 2018 |

In Finland, Stora Enso will invest $24.8 million (EUR 22 million) at Skoghall Mill in Sweden in an expansion of the existing water treatment plant which is used in the production of cartons where small particles of wood fiber remain. By expanding the plant, the separation of sludge is improved, which in turn improves the […]

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Stora Enso and Sulapac introduce demo of biocomposite straw

Stora Enso and Sulapac introduce demo of biocomposite straw

December 5, 2018 |

In Finland, Stora Enso and Sulapac continue to combat the global problem of plastic waste by introducing a demo of a sustainable straw at Slush 2018, a global leading startup event gathering of 20,000 tech enthusiasts. The demo, targeting industrial scale production, is designed to replace traditional plastic straws with renewable ones. The straws are […]

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Stora Enso signs agreement to acquire forest assets in Bergvik Skog

Stora Enso signs agreement to acquire forest assets in Bergvik Skog

December 2, 2018 |

In Sweden, the shareholders of Bergvik Skog AB, a Swedish forest holding company, signed a binding agreement regarding the intent to restructure its ownership. With this agreement, the parties aim to complete the transaction during the first half of 2019. Stora Enso’s forest holdings in Sweden will increase to 1.4 million hectares, of which 1.15 […]

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Stora Enso launches biobased RFID tag technology for intelligent packaging

Stora Enso launches biobased RFID tag technology for intelligent packaging

November 11, 2018 |

In Finland, Stora Enso makes a high-tech meets eco-friend move by launching a new sustainable paper-based RFID tag technology called ECO, designed for intelligent packaging functionalities in supply chain, retail and e-commerce applications. Intelligent Packaging by Stora Enso develops and delivers RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology, which allows the packaged product to be automatically tracked, […]

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Stora Enso hits 7th consecutive quarter of sales growth

Stora Enso hits 7th consecutive quarter of sales growth

October 28, 2018 |

In Finland, Stora Enso’s sales increased 3.0% to EUR 2 585 (2 509) million, making Q3 the seventh consecutive quarter of sales growth. The growth was primarily due to favorable prices and active product mix management. Q4/2018 sales are estimated to be slightly higher than the amount of EUR 2 585 million recorded in the […]

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Stora Enso’s Lignin Wins ‘Best Product Innovation’ at ICIS Innovation Awards

Stora Enso’s Lignin Wins ‘Best Product Innovation’ at ICIS Innovation Awards

October 13, 2018 |

In Finland, Lineo by Stora Enso won ‘Best Product Innovation’ at the ICIS Innovation Awards 2018. Lineo, which was launched earlier this year and is made from lignin, can be used in a range of applications for which fossil-based materials are currently used. It is a renewable replacement for oil-based phenolic materials, which are used […]

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