417 press releases and news

MARCH 15 2017

Cascades renews its Normal Course Issuer Bid

KINGSEY FALLS, QC , March 15, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) announces that the Toronto Stock Exchange accepted its notice of intention to begin a normal course issuer bid in respect of its Common Shares. Purchases pursuant to the normal course issuer bid will commence on March 17, 2017 and will not continue beyond March 16, 2018 . The Common Shares purchased shall be cancelled.  The notice will enable Cascades to acquire ...

MARCH 14 2017

Launch of brand-new line of household paper products: Cascades Fluff & Cascades Tuff, soft and strong, are soon to be preferred by Canadian families

CANDIAC, QC , March 14, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades is pleased to announce the launch of a brand-new consumer line of tissue paper. Consisting of three varieties of toilet paper and two varieties of paper towels, these innovative products will gradually replace the current generation of their Cascades counterparts. "Today, Cascades is launching a line of toilet paper and paper towels that is among the softest and strongest on the market, while maintaining all of the green properties our ...

MARCH 13 2017

Media invitation - Cascades launches a brand-new line of toilet paper and paper towels for families

KINGSEY FALLS, QC , March 13, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Mario Plourde, Cascades President and CEO, and Jean Jobin, President and Chief Operating Officer of Cascades Tissue Group, invite media representatives to join Cascades employees and friends to attend the launch of a brand-new consumer line of toilet paper and paper towels—the result of over two years of research and development. During this colourful event, the company's officers will reveal the new brand image and accompanying advertising campaign for the ...

MARCH 09 2017

Cascades, proud partner of Alex Harvey and the Cross-Country Ski World Cup in Québec City

KINGSEY FALLS, QC , March 9, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades, a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue products, is proud to announce its partnership with the Cross-Country Ski World Cup Finals to be held in Québec City from March 16–19. This unique partnership will support the green measures taken by the event and reduce the international competition's environmental footprint. "We are delighted to be part of the festivities on the Plains ...

MARCH 02 2017

Cascades Increases Annual Net Earnings and Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Results

KINGSEY FALLS, QC , March 2, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) reports its unaudited financial results for the three-month period and the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 . Q4 2016 Highlights Sales of $979 million (compared to $1,021 million in Q3 2016 (-4%) and $975 million in Q4 2015 (stable)) Adjusted (excluding specific items) OIBD of $82 million (compared to $103 million in Q3 2016 (-20%) and $104 million in Q4 2015 ...

FEB. 24 2017

Cascades Sonoco Announces Multi-million Dollar Investment in Birmingham, Al., Facility to Support Innovative New Product Line

A Water-Based Barrier Coating That Allows Creation of Recyclable, Repulpable, Compostable Take-Out Containers KINGSEY FALLS, QC , Feb. 24, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Sonoco, a joint venture of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE: SON) and Cascades Inc. (TSE: CAS) today announced the investment of approximately $16 million US for the expansion of its existing Birmingham, Al ., facility. This investment in world-class water-based coating technology will provide coated paper and paperboard substrates using its new ...

FEB. 10 2017

Energy efficiency - The Quebec government and Cascades invest $11.3 million in two energy efficiency projects

Watch the press conference webcast of Friday, February 10. ( Availability in French only ) TÉMISCOUATA-SUR-LE-LAC, QC, Feb. 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - With two major projects at its Cabano plant supported by the Quebec government, Cascades will significantly decrease its heavy-fuel oil consumption. These investments will result in an annual reduction of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) equivalent to taking 4,000 light duty vehicles off the road! Ministers Pierre Arcand and Jean D'Amour, and Cascades President and Chief Executive Officer Mario Plourde, have confirmed that ...

FEB. 09 2017

Media Advisory - Cascades announces an investment concerning two energy efficiency projects in Cabano

Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac, Qc, February 9, 2017 – The Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and Minister responsible for the Northern Plan, Mr. Pierre Arcand, the Minister responsible for the Bas-Saint-Laurent region, Mr. Jean D’Amour, and the President and Chief Executive Officer of Cascades, Mr. Mario Plourde, invite media representatives to an important announcement concerning two energy efficiency projects at Cascades Emballage carton-caisse – Cabano plant. It will be possible to follow the press conference via webcast on our website ...

JAN. 19 2017

Cascades to Release 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results on March 2, 2017

KINGSEY FALLS, QC , Jan. 19, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, will release its 2016 fourth quarter and full year financial results before market open on Thursday, March 2, 2017 , and will hold its conference call the same day at 10:00 am, EST , to discuss the results. The conference call can be accessed by phone or via ...

JAN. 19 2017

Cascades and its employees give record half-million-plus donation to Centraide Centre-du-Québec

Kingsey Falls, QC, January 19, 2017 – This year, Cascades’ Kingsey Falls, Victoriaville and Drummondville units held an outstanding fundraising campaign to support  Centraide Centre‑du‑Québec . Cascades and its employees managed to raise  $525,000 for the organization,  a whopping $165,000 more than last year! “Each unit chose ambassadors to raise awareness of the cause. We owe this feat to their dedication and involvement, and also to the company’s decision to increase its contribution this year by ...

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