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Kaukauna, WI (December 5, 2014) – Expera Specialty Solutions, LLC (“Expera”), a portfolio company of KPS Capital Partners, LP, announced today the acquisition of certain assets related to the Old Town Fuel & Fiber pulp mill (“Old Town”).  Expera acquired the assets free and clear of substantially all liens, claims, encumbrances and interests through an […]

Expera announces Triple Chain-of-Custody Certification

Kaukauna, WI: October 29, 2014: Expera Specialty Solutions announced this week it has completed renewal of Chain-of-Custody Certification and now offers certification through the Forest Stewardship Council®  (FSC®), the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®), as well as certification from the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) at all four of their Wisconsin facilities.  Previously […]

Expera Specialty Solutions announces new line of Industrial and Technical Brands

Kaukauna, WI: September 18, 2014: Expera is rolling out its refreshed line of Industrial and Technical brands, highlighting a diverse portfolio of specialty paper products that span a variety of end-use applications.  From steel interleaving papers to building and construction papers, tough conditions have met their match. “Expera’s Industrial and Technical brands provide solutions to […]

Expera Offers a new “Era” of Food Papers

Kaukauna, WI: September 11, 2014: Expera is pleased to launch its new portfolio of food packaging and processing brands this week. In this new brand collection, Expera Specialty Solutions is tapping into its long history of providing high quality and safe papers while introducing a new line-up of product innovation. “These multiple product brands really […]


Kaukauna, WI: September 4, 2014: Expera Specialty Solutions is launching its new pressure sensitive product line, now known as Presera™.  This newly crafted brand identity was inspired both by the Expera corporate brand, and Presera’s industry-recognized quality. “Presera is one of the most respected and innovative brands in the pressure sensitive base paper industry,” stated […]

Expera Nicolet Mill Receives National Safety Award

  Kaukauna, WI: May 22, 2014: The Pulp & Paper Safety Association recently recognized the Expera Specialty Solutions Nicolet Mill with receiving the PPSA No Lost Work Day award.  The Expera Nicolet Mill has had an exemplary safety record for the past year and its achievements are being recognized at the national level. About PPSA […]

Expera CEO Russ Wanke Recognized by the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Russ Wanke was recently recognized by the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point – College of Natural Resources with the 2013-14 Paper Science Industry Leadership Award. This award is intended to recognize outstanding achievement in Wisconsin’s paper and allied industries. It is granted to an individual, corporation, or professional association that has distinguished themselves as having […]