A Note from Marty Ochs
Welcome to our new upgraded 5PNEWS newsletter, integrated with the Green Bay Innovation Group website with new, added features and capabilities! The 5PNEWS is unveiling a new design format featuring:

  • A fresh look
  • A Wisconsin focus
  • The latest industry news
  • Easy navigation
  • A highly visible sponsor section
  • Insider comments

We want to thank our sponsors for supporting the 5PNEWS and helping us share the latest and greatest happenings in the industry. We hope you enjoy our updated version.


Marty Ochs
Executive Director
2021 Converters Expo 
See You at the Expo
The Converters Expo connects manufacturers of paper, film, plastics and nonwovens with industry buyers, specialists and suppliers. Meet with leaders in the 5P industry at the Expo.
Discount Code for Expo
Attend the Expo at a discounted rate of $50. GBIG members save with discount code GBIG50. Registration includes Welcome Reception Aug. 9 and Lunch & Happy Hour Aug.10.
GBIG Lunch Kickoff
In conjunction with the Expo, GBIG will kick off its 2021-2022 season with a luncheon and networking, Aug. 9 at Stadium View Bar. Luncheon reservations are required. 
in Peshtigo
A specialty paper mill located in Peshtigo has broken ground on a new Water Resource Recovery Facility located directly adjacent to the paper mill at 200 West Front St. Operations will be run by BPM employees and will be exclusively used to treat water used in the papermaking process. 

Greenville company
purchases press
Multi-channel print company Graphic Composition has expanded its portfolio with the purchase of an HP Indigo 6r Digital Press and Digicon Lite 3. Clients can go to one vendor for offset, digital, large format, flexible packaging, and label printing.

Wi5P welcomes
Onesti as co-chair
Nicole Onesti is a new co-chair of Women in the 5P Industries (Wi5P), an organization to attract, grow, and retain women in careers in pulp, paper, printing, packaging and plastics. She will assist with marketing and communications and provide other leadership.

More Wisconsin Stories and Updates:
First Business Bank is our luncheon sponsor for the GBIG kick-off luncheon, "Evolution and Expansion of the 5P and Converting Industries: Meeting Demands for the Next Decade," on Aug. 9 at Stadium View. Please join us for lunch, presentations, and networking.

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