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Sofidel Investing $185 Million to Increase Capacity of Its Circleville, Ohio Tissue Mill

Sofidel announced that it is investing $185 million to increase production capacity at its tissue mill in Circleville, Ohio. The project involves the construction of a new building that will house a new Valmet DCT 200 tissue machine. The new machine will have the capacity to produce 70,000 metric tons per year. The Circleville plant, […]

Sofidel America unveils Nicky Elite brand with new mascot

Sofidel, a prominent global supplier of hygienic and household paper, has unveiled its renowned European brand, Nicky, to U.S. consumers. Marking a significant milestone, Nicky Elite becomes the inaugural household paper product line manufactured in the United States with a focus on sustainable paper packaging.   Fabio Vitali, VP of Marketing at Sofidel America, elaborated, […]

Sofidel to Invest $185 Million to Expand Tissue Operations in Circleville, Ohio

At a groundbreaking in Pickaway County, just south of Circleville, on July 11, 2016, Sofidel committed to employing 300 Ohioans. Today, under a proposed expansion of their Circleville facility, that number could grow to nearly 600. Sofidel, a tissue paper manufacturer from Italy, first established operations in the United States in 2012. It was in […]

Suzano and Sofidel join forces for a pilot program to protect biodiversity in the Amazon region

Suzano, the world’s largest producer of hardwood pulp, and Sofidel, a leading European tissue paper producer, today announced “Together we plant the future”, a landmark three-year pilot project which will advance ecological conservation and restoration, alongside supporting socio-economic development in the Amazon region in Brazil[1]. This will be delivered with support and on-the-ground implementation from […]

Sofidel signs an agreement with Hakle GmbH for the acquisition of Hakle trademark

Sofidel, one of the world’s leading paper groups for the production of paper for hygienic and domestic use known particularly in Italy and Europe for its Regina brand, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Hakle GmbH to acquire Hakle trademark and other brands. More specifically the framework of the […]

Andritz upgrades tissue machines at Sofidel, Sweden

Andritz has signed an agreement with the Sofidel Group to upgrade hood technology at its Kisa tissue mill in Sweden. The ANDRITZ equipment will enable Sofidel to use renewable gas (bio-syngas) to dry tissue or any other type of paper. This is the first-time that bio-syngas will be used in the paper industry for paper […]

Sofidel in Romania to donate paper to refugees fleeing the war

Sofidel, one of the world leaders in the production of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic use, operating in Romania with its plant in Călăraşi, has decided to support the Romanian Red Cross, which over the last few days has been working on welcoming thousands of civilians fleeing the conflict, by supplying products equivalent to […]

Sofidel recognized as world leader for supplier engagement on climate change


Identified as a global leader for its actions and strategies to manage carbon and climate change across its supply chain, tissue paper manufacturer Sofidel has been awarded a position on the Supplier Engagement leader board by CDP. Sofidel has been identified as a global leader for its actions and strategies to manage carbon and climate change […]

Sofidel further improves its environmental performance in the carbon disclosure report 2018


Sofidel, one of the global leading manufacturers of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic use, has further improved its performance within the CDP Report 2018, a global disclosure system that enables companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their environmental impacts. The Group has been awarded an A- rating in the Climate Change category and […]

Sofidel Tissue opens manufacturing plant in Ohio


Italian tissue paper manufacturer Sofidel opened today a 280-acre plant, its first integrated paper plant built from the ground up in the United States. Sofidel’s new Circleville, Ohio, plant is one of its most technologically and environmentally advanced tissue paper plants in the world, with innovative machinery that increases both the quality of its products […]