The pulp and paper industry has so far adapted to the changes that have occurred in recent years and is continuing to thrive. And, at present, many new and interesting trends are disrupting the industry.
On that front, big data is one of the leading trends in the pulp and paper industry. It is helping the companies to optimize the results of production, marketing and sales. Many other innovative technologies, such as intelligent systems and connected devices, are also proving their mettle in terms of supercharging pulp and paper production process and improve outcomes. These smart-systems can also assess the condition and quality of pulp and paper products.
Alongside the technological trends, there are many environmental trends that are now coming to prominence. Many consumers around the world are now more concerned about sustainability. As a result, manufacturers are looking for alternatives to petroleum-based products and identifying options that are biodegradable and environmentally-friendly. There is also an increase in consumer interest in recyclable products. In past, there has been a challenge in that some products contained coatings that were waterproof and problematic for recycling. Now, the recent innovations in coating material are pushing the envelope for protective coatings that are recyclable and it’s a trend that will further develop in 2021 and beyond.
At this juncture, many cutting-edge paper and pulp manufacturing solutions and service providers are entering the domain with advanced and integrated offerings. To help the pulp and paper sector strengthen its operational capabilities and simultaneously enable growth in the industry, Manufacturing Technology Insights has compiled a list of the top pulp and paper manufacturing solution and service companies. The list comprises prominent organizations in the industry that address issues by implementing current trends. Besides, the magazine also includes insights from thought leaders in the sector on the industry trends, best practices, recent innovations, and their advice for aspiring CXOs.
We present to you Manufacturing Technology Insights’, “Top 10 Pulp and Paper Manufacturing Service Companies – 2021.”