Profile: Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW.N)
16 Aug 2017
Clearwater Paper Corporation, incorporated on October 7, 2005, manufactures consumer tissue, away-from-home (AFH) tissue, parent roll tissue, bleached paperboard and pulp at manufacturing facilities across the nation. The Company operates through two segments: Consumer Products segment, and Pulp and Paperboard segment. The Company is a supplier of private label tissue to a range of retailers and wholesale distributors, including grocery, drug, mass merchants and discount stores. In addition, the Company produces bleached paperboard used by printers and packaging converters, and offers services that include custom sheeting, slitting and cutting.
Consumer Products Segment
The Company's Consumer Products segment manufactures and sells a line of at-home tissue products, as well as AFH products. The products include conventional one and two-ply bath tissue, two-ply paper towels, hard wound towels and dispenser napkins. In the fiscal year 2016, its consumer products were manufactured on 12 paper machines in facilities located throughout the United States. Parent rolls from its paper machines are then converted and packaged at its converting facilities located across the United States. The Company's paper machines, located in Las Vegas, Nevada and Shelby, North Carolina, produce through-air-dried (TAD) tissue.
Pulp and Paperboard Segment
The Company's Pulp and Paperboard segment manufactures and markets bleached paperboard for the packaging industry. The Company is a producer of solid bleach sulfate (SBS) paperboard. It is engaged in offering services that include custom sheeting, slitting and cutting of paperboard. The Pulp and Paperboard segment also produces hardwood and softwood pulp, which is primarily used as the basis for its paperboard products, and slush pulp, which it supplies to its Consumer Products segment. The Pulp and Paperboard segment operates pulp and paperboard facilities in Idaho. At its Idaho facility it produces bleached softwood pulp primarily for internal use.
The Company competes with Procter & Gamble, Georgia-Pacific, Kimberly-Clark, International Paper and WestRock.
Clearwater Paper Corp
601 W Riverside Ave Ste 1100
SPOKANE WA 99201-0644