American, Canadian Union Members Unite To Speak To RFP

American and Canadian union members who work for forest industry giant Resolute Forest Products (formerly AbitibiBowater) have joined forces to “speak with one voice” to the company. About 100 union delegates from ten Canadian Resolute mills in Ontario,...

AbitibiBowater Changes Name To Resolute Forest Products

AbitibiBowater has changed its name to Resolute Forest Products, effective this month. “We are changing our name to Resolute Forest Products to better reflect the fundamental characteristics of the company we are today, including our determination, strength and...

AbitibiBowater Planning To Reopen Ontario Sawmill

Ignace, Ontario may regain its identity as a forestry town with AbitibiBowater planning to reopen an idled sawmill. The company recently announced its plans to invest $32 million to upgrade the northwestern Ontario mill with plans to resume operations by early 2014....