BOSTON, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced today that RISI and TAPPI, co-producers of the TISSUE 2017 Conference & Expo will have iT’s Tissue as an ‘Organizing Partner’ for the upcoming event. Additionally, RISI and TAPPI are Media Partners for the upcoming iT’s TISSUE 2018 event.

As an Organizing Partner, iT’s Tissue will have a prominent presence at the TISSUE 2017 event, which will be held at Eden Roc Resort in Miami, Florida on October 3-6, 2017.

The TISSUE 2017 Conference & Expo is a comprehensive gathering of both technical and senior management professionals in the Tissue Industry. The new conference provides in-depth resources and analysis of the tissue market as well as the opportunity to discover new products and services to optimize operations.

For more information about the Tissue 2017 Conference & Expo, click here.

TAPPI and RISI will also provide media and promotional support for the iT’S TISSUE 2018 event, June 25-29, 2018 in Lucca, Italy.  

iT’s Tissue is the result of the cooperation between 12 leading independent tissue technology companies. It provides a unique open-house format, ensuring that visitors from around the world can see the latest innovations in action during one focused visit.

iT’s Tissue Network President, Massimo Franzaroli said, “The TAPPI/RISI partnership is a key development for iT’S TISSUE 2018. They share our passion for the tissue business and the ambition to create opportunities through technology. Their media channels will be a great asset as the momentum builds in the coming months towards the best iT’s TISSUE event yet.”

For more information about iT’s Tissue and the 2018 event, click here.

About RISI (

RISI is the leading information provider for the global forest products industry. The company works with clients in the pulp and paper, packaging, wood products, timber, biomass, tissue and nonwovens industries to help them make better decisions.

Headquartered in Boston, MA, RISI operates additional offices throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia.

About TAPPI (
TAPPI is the leading association for the worldwide pulp, paper, packaging, tissue and converting industries and publisher of Paper360°, Tissue360° and TAPPI Journal. Through information exchange, events, trusted content and networking opportunities, TAPPI helps members elevate their performance by providing solutions that lead to better, faster and more cost-effective ways of doing business. It has provided management training and networking to the industry’s leaders for more than 100 years.

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