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International Paper to Host
asPI Fall Customer alignment Meeting
During this one-and-a-half-day session,
you'll will have the opportunity to meet and
socialize with these senior IP executives on
their home turf, and leave with a better idea
of how you and your company can better
serve this major international corporation.
Due to limited seating at the Peabody,
attendance is limited to ASPI members only.
To learn more go to: www.aspinet.org.
In 2014, ASPI's 7th Customer
Alignment Meeting returns to the Peabody
Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee, October 8-9,
hosted by International Paper. In 2013 IP
posted Operating Earnings of $1.4 billion
and is today ranked by FORTUNE magazine
as the most admired company in the Forest
and Paper Products sector.
At the Alignment Meeting, senior executives from International Paper will present an
executive overview and their international
business perspective. Presenters will represent manufacturing, sustainability, safety,
technology, and global sourcing.
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No other meeting gives you unrestricted
access to the senior executives and corporate
strategy of your customer companies than
ASPI's Customer Alignment Meetings. That's
because they are the only meetings where you
can meet with high level mill managers and
senior leaders who will convey their business
needs and long term challenges to the attending supplier community.
Since its launch in 2007, the ASPI
Customer Alignment Initiative has continued
to provide great value to the pulp and paper
industry. This unique meeting provides the
ideal forum for paper manufacturers to share
their strategic goals and expectations of the
International Paper is the seventh company
to agree to host a Customer Alignment Meeting.
Previous CAI meetings were hosted by:
2013 - Boise
2012 - Domtar
2011 - Temple-Inland
2010 - Verso
2009 - NewPage
2008 - MWV
"ASPI provides unprecedented value at its
Meetings. My company
has the unique opportunity to meet-all in
one place-the executive leadership and mill managers of
major corporations that we work with.
We are looking forward to a great meeting with IP this fall." - Mike gray, aSPI
President, Senior Vice President, Sales
and Paper Business Na, Valmet
La Playa Beach and
Golf Resort - Naples, Florida
February 25-27, 2015
Join us in Naples next spring to build your relationships with your
customers and other supplier industry executives. The program
features presentations by several industry CEOs, a financial overview
of the pulp and paper industry, and business-related topics.
asPI Welcomes new Members
Jedson Engineering offers engineering, procurement, construction management and maintenance support for projects
from small mill projects to multi-million dollar expansions. Doug Reinke, VP of Sales, will be the primary contact for Jedson.
Glenn Simmons, Executive Vice President and Rachid Abdallah, CEO, will be alternate contacts for Jedson. www.jedson.com.
Kytola Instruments creates products for flow meter, pressure, oil lubrication and water in oil challenges. Kytola provides a broad array of ISO certified flow products. Their meters and oil lubrication devices consistently rank at the top
of their category for accuracy, reliability, and user preference. Hans Kos, President, will be the primary ASPI Contact. Cynthia Ruffino, North
American Marketing Manager, and Bert Hogendoorn, Technical Sales Coordinator, US and Canada, will be alternate contacts. www.kytola.com.
The Association of Suppliers to the Paper Industry (ASPI) is the only association solely focused on providing membership benefits to companies supplying
the global pulp and paper industry. All ASPI activities follow strict antitrust guidelines.
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Paper360 - July/August 2014
Over the Wire
Pulp and Paper Innovations
Strategic Importance of Water
Making Workers Heroes
Industry Emissions Improve
TAPPI Journal Summaries
Measuring Color Online
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