Who bought Clearwater Paper in Neenah?

Who bought Clearwater Paper in Neenah?

KK Integrated Logistics
NEENAH (WLUK) — A company based in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has bought the shuttered Clearwater Paper Company property in Neenah. KK Integrated Logistics of Menominee, Michigan, announced the purchase Wednesday.

Why did Clearwater Paper close?

“Despite the best efforts of our dedicated employees, our Neenah location and assets cannot cost effectively compete in the markets that we serve,” said Arsen Kitch, president and chief executive officer. “This was a difficult decision, because it affects our people, their families and the Neenah community.”

Who owns Neenah Paper?

Neenah was incorporated in April 2004 in contemplation of the spin-off by Kimberly-Clark Corporation of its technical products and fine paper businesses in the United States and its pulp business in Canada.

Is Appleton Papers closing?

APPLETON – The Neenah Paper plant in Appleton will close this fall, according to its Georgia-based parent company, and The Post-Crescent learned Wednesday that the closure will affect about 100 jobs.

Is Clearwater Paper closing?

Clearwater Paper Corporation announced last week that it’s closing its mill at 249 N. Lake St. in Fox Crossing. The Fox Valley Workforce Development Board confirmed this week that 285 workers will lose their jobs when the mill closes in July.

Who bought Shopko in Neenah WI?

Phil and Larry Langohr
Phil and Larry Langohr, operating as Spring Creek Center II, purchased the property for $1.6 million in 2021, after it didn’t sell at auction. They now plan to prepare the site for four to seven retailers.

When was Neenah founded?

Neenah began in 1835 as an industrial and agricultural mission for the Menominee Indians. Its early white settlement, attracted by the water power of the Fox river, started a few years later. This beginning was complicated by internal strife and the death of a major land owner.

Who Is Neenah?

Neenah Paper is recognized as a world-class manufacturer of premium writing, text, cover, specialty and private watermark papers. Headquartered near Atlanta, GA, Neenah Paper (a division of Neenah, Inc.) is entirely focused on the premium paper market.

Is Neenah Paper closing?

Neenah, Inc. has announced it will close its Appleton plant by the end of September. The closure is among a number of operational changes the paper manufacturer is making. “Closing a facility is always a difficult decision and not one we take lightly,” Neenah, Inc.

What is going in the old Shopko building Green Bay WI?

The Shopko store at the mall closed in June 2019, after the Green Bay-based discount retailer filed for bankruptcy. The village board meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Last year, Hy-Vee took hold of six former Shopko buildings in Iowa and turned them into Hy-Vee Dollar Fresh stores.

Is Neenah native American?

It was originally called Winnebago Rapids and later renamed Neenah (a Native American word for “water”).

What does the name Neenah mean?

Neenah as a girl’s name is of Hindi, Spanish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Neenah is “pretty eyes; little girl; great-granddaughter”.

Is Clearwater Paper closing their Neenah facility?

NEENAH, Wis. (WFRV) – Clearwater Paper Corporation announced that its Neenah facility will be closing indefinitely. The facility includes three tissue machines and ten converting lines and removing a total paper production capacity of about 54,000 tons.

What happened to Clearwater Paper Company?

Clearwater Paper Corporation announced Tuesday the indefinite closure of its plant at 249 N. Lake St. in Fox Crossing. The facility, which employs 290 people, will close by the end of July 2021 as Clearwater exits the away-from-home tissue business, according to a press release.

What happened to Neenah Paper?

Clearwater Paper acquired the Neenah mill in 2010 and produced private brand tissue products for commercial and retail customers. Clearwater Paper says the decision was hard to make due to the people that would be affected by the decision.

Is Clearwater Paper going out of business in Fox Crossing?

FOX CROSSING – The Fox Valley is expected to lose nearly 300 jobs this summer. Clearwater Paper Corporation announced Tuesday the indefinite closure of its plant at 249 N. Lake St. in Fox Crossing.