Expera Specialty Solutions Celebrates "Day 1" of Operations

June 26, 2013 (Press Release) - Expera Specialty Solutions, North Americaís largest specialty paper company, announced today its first day of operations following the close of the transaction establishing the company.

Expera Specialty Solutionsí manufacturing platform includes machines at four Wisconsin mills, including the Thilmany Mill in Kaukauna, the Nicolet Mill in De Pere, and the former Wausau Paper Mills in Mosinee and Rhinelander. Expera Specialty Solutions also has a supply agreement for paper produced on the #5 Paper Machine at Verso Paperís Androscoggin Mill in Jay, Maine.

Expera Specialty Solutions launched its new corporate branding identity, including a new logo and strategic business tagline: makingbigideasfly.

The name "Expera" was inspired by the Expertise and Experience the newly formed company brings to the table, as well as the new era in service and solutions the team will provide.

Expera Specialty Solutions is the leading North American manufacturer of specialty paper products for use in the tape, pressure-sensitive release liner, industrial and food packaging segments. The company is owned by KPS Capital Partners, LP. For more information, visit www.experaspecialty.com.

SOURCE: Expera Specialty Solutions