Profile: Wausau Paper Corp (WPP)
20 Jan 2016
Wausau Paper Corp. (Wausau Paper), incorporated on June 9, 1899, manufactures, converts and sells a line of towel and tissue products. The Company's products are marketed along with soap and dispensing systems for the commercial and industrial away-from-home market. Under the Wausau Paper trademark, towel and tissue products, made primarily from recycled material, are marketed under a number of brands including Alliance, Artisan, DublSoft, DublNature, EcoSoft, OptiCore and Revolution. These products include washroom roll and folded towels; tissue products; a variety of towel, tissue, and soap dispensers; industrial wipers; dairy towels; household roll towels, and other towel and tissue products.
The Company also offers controlled-use dispensing systems for the away-from-home market. These include the Alliance dispenser, which accommodates two full rolls of towels; the Wave'n Dry dispenser, which is a touch-free towel dispenser with no levers, buttons or cranks, and the OptiServ line, including the OptiServ Hybrid, which offers electronic touch-free dispensing, as well as mechanical dispensing. The Company sells its products to paper and sanitary supply distributors in North America that serve factories and other commercial and industrial locations, health service facilities, office buildings, restaurants, theme parks, airports and hotels. As of December 31, 2014, the Company operated a paper mill located in Middletown, Ohio, and a paper mill and converting facility with a distribution warehouse in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. It also has distribution warehouses in Danville, Kentucky. The Company's products are primarily sold within the United States and Canada.
The Company competes with Georgia-Pacific LLC, Kimberly Clark Corporation and SCA Hygiene Products.
Wausau Paper Corp
100 Paper Pl
KRONENWETTER WI 54455-6000