UPM, the Biofore Company, and FIPP, the network for global media, have signed a strategic brand partnership agreement running through 2018 and 2019, including the 42nd FIPP World Media Congress taking place in November 2019.
UPM Communication Papers is the world's leading producer of graphic papers, offering an extensive product range for advertising and publishing as well as home and office use. More about UPM Communication Papers and its products at upmpaper.com. FIPP is a global membership association for media and media-related companies. See more about FIPP’s members here.
Ruud van den Berg
Ruud van den Berg, senior vice president of magazines, merchants and office of UPM Communication Papers said: “The strategic partnership with FIPP is consistent with our mission to support and serve global media industry. At UPM, we believe in the future where paper and digital channels complement each other. As a loyal partner of FIPP, we have taken part in shaping the future of magazine media since decades. We are delighted to work with a partner that is truly committed to the prosperity of media industry and assisting innovation and knowledge-sharing to take it into the future.”
James Hewes, president and CEO of FIPP said: “FIPP is delighted to announce that it has a signed a multi-year partnership agreement with UPM, The Biofore Company. UPM is the world’s largest bioindustry company and is a long-standing supplier to most of the publishing industry.
"Our partnership will see UPM at the forefront of all FIPP’s activity, including: - regular insights into UPM’s latest product innovations; - coverage of the latest developments in their ongoing quest for greater sustainability; a significant presence at all FIPP events, concluding with the 2019 FIPP Congress in Las Vegas.
"We are delighted to be enhancing our partnership with our good friends at UPM. Their commitment to sustainability and innovation is truly remarkable. We are really excited at the prospect of working with them to spread these messages to the rest of the industry.”
UPM leads the forest-based bioindustry into a sustainable, innovation-driven and exciting future across six business areas: UPM Biorefining, UPM Energy, UPM Raflatac, UPM Specialty Papers, UPM Communication Papers and UPM Plywood. UPM provides sustainable and safe solutions to the growing global consumption. Products are made of renewable and recyclable materials. The group employs around 19,100 people worldwide and its annual sales are approximately EUR 10 billion. UPM shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. UPM - The Biofore Company
UPM Communication Papers’ high performing paper and services add value to our customers' businesses, while actively fulfilling demanding environmental and social responsibility criteria. With headquarters in Germany, UPM Communication Papers employs approximately 8,000 people. For more about UPM Communication Papers and its products at upmpaper.com or contact marketing and communications Manager Eveliina Lakka at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow UPM Communication Papers on Twitter and LinkedIn.
FIPP is the network for global media, with a membership representing quality content publishers and related businesses around the world. FIPP exists to help its members develop better strategies and build better businesses by identifying and communicating emerging trends, sharing knowledge, and improving skills, worldwide. This is done through online and offline channels such as digital, print and events. For more about FIPP, visit fipp.com. For more information about FIPP, visit fipp.com or contact a team member of FIPP.
More like this
Over the years, increasing numbers of executives from the media and technology sectors attend DIS (Digital Innovators’ Summit), the premium summit of its kind in Europe. Today we are offering you the chance to save a whopping €800 on final delegate rates with our DIS2019 launch offer. The 12th edition of DIS takes place on 25-26 March 2019 in Berlin, Germany.20th Aug 2018 FIPP News
The most innovative case studies for making money through data- and AI-driven initiatives at media companies will be key topics at the 8th Big Data & AI for Media Week events in London from 28 October to 2 November.17th Aug 2018 FIPP News
There is now only one month left before the 6th FIPP Asia conference, taking place in Wuhan, China from 14-15 September. If you have not booked your place yet, we suggest you do so today to join us and colleagues from China and beyond there.13th Aug 2018 FIPP News
The Big Data & AI for Media team interviewed Arvid Tchivzhel, director of product development and data science for Mather Economics, Atlanta, USA, about their “Listener Intelligent Paywall” technology.10th Aug 2018 FIPP News
2018 might have been a challenging year for its parent company Facebook, but for Instagram it has largely been business as usual. The image/video based platform has posted excellent traffic and revenue figures and has continued to establish itself as one of the social media channels of choice for Generation Z.13th Aug 2018 Features
Every couple of years a new platform comes around and once it reaches a certain degree of popularity, marketers, advertisers and publishers have no choice but to adapt to the new reality.13th Aug 2018 Insight News
Each year the sessions at the DIS (Digital Innovators’ Summit) address many of the key issues that are focusing the minds of execs in the publishing industry.13th Aug 2018 Insight News
Harper’s Bazaar is set to launch Bazaar Art Week, a new series of consumer and industry events that will celebrate the achievements and talents of women in the art world.20th Aug 2018 Industry News
Women influence auto purchases, yet most feel alienated by car companies. TI Media has set out to change this.13th Aug 2018 Features
Visit our Youtube channelFIND OUT MORE
FIPP newsletters allow you to keep up with industry trends, research, training and events across the worldFIND OUT MORE
What’s happening now, what’s coming next