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KP Tissue Inc. is a publicly traded company that currently holds a 14.6% interest in Kruger Products L.P., the operating company.

Kruger Products L.P. is Canada's leading manufacturer of quality tissue products for the Consumer market (Cashmere®, Purex®, SpongeTowels®, Scotties®', and White Swan®) and the Away-From-Home market, and continues to grow in the U.S. Consumer tissue business with the White Cloud® brand and premium private label products.

Kruger Products L.P. is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario and has approximately 2,700 employees across North America. KPLP operates a total of eight FSC® COC-certified (FSC® C104904) production facilities, including five plants, four of which are located in Canada and one in the U.S. Three of the production facilities are converting only.

KPLP’s Canadian paper manufacturing facilities, consisting of three tissue plants in Québec and one plant in British Columbia, have a combined annual tissue production capacity of approximately 269,000 metric tonnes which, according to RISI data, represents approximately one-third of Canada’s annual production capacity.

KPLP's Memphis Plant, held through KTG, a wholly-owned subsidiary, consists of two conventional light dry crepe paper machines with an aggregate annual capacity of 55,000 metric tonnes (the “Initial Memphis Operations”), and one adjacent 55,000 metric tonne state-of-the-art TAD tissue machine (the “Memphis TAD Machine”).