Listing marks upcoming name change for local paper mill

Mill located on Pimbo Road, Skelmersdale to become Essity mill. From today, an SCA paper mill located on Pimbo Road in Skelmersdale will begin the process of changing its name and branding after the official listing of the company’s new name; Essity. The listing of Essity follows the decision to split the SCA Group into … Read more

SCA to become two listed companies: SCA and Essity

SCA, the leading global hygiene and forest products company, will be split into two listed companies. One company will continue to be known as SCA, an efficient and well-invested forest company that will include the forest products operations and all forest land currently owned by the SCA Group. SCA’s hygiene business, including the current business … Read more

New multi-million pound investment bring new jobs

Leading global hygiene company SCA has started work on a £12 million investment programme at a paper mill in Skelmersdale that will create around 40 new jobs. The company expects its Tawd Mill in Paddock Road to be operational by the end of the year, and make SCA the biggest manufacturer in the UK of what … Read more

Warriors score support from SCA

The Skelmersdale mill of tissue makers SCA has shown its support for the newly formed Ormskirk & West Lancs Warriors basketball club in a bid for glory in the Basketball England National League. The Warriors has U14s and U16s teams with members selected in a development programme from the top young players across the borough … Read more

Bright idea for pupil safety

Pupils at a Skelmersdale primary school are brightening up this winter thanks to the help of local employers SCA. The company’s Skelmersdale paper mill has donated 50 high visibility vests to Little Digmoor Primary School to help keep the children safe on school outings. Headteacher Dave Paton said: “The vests are a great idea and … Read more

MP opens SCA’s multi-million pound investment at Skelmersdale

A multi-million pound investment by tissue makers SCA has created 140 more jobs at its Skelmersdale mill and a new distribution centre in Ashton-in-Makerfield. Construction work that was started 18 months ago at the Skelmersdale site on Pimbo Road has now been completed. A new production hall has been built and 10 additional lines have … Read more