CONYERS, GA, April 14, 2015 (Press Release) - Pratt Industries has announced a major expansion into California with the acquisition of the Salinas-based food and agricultural packaging company, Robert Mann Packaging.
Pratt paid $60 million for the privately-owned RMP group which has $150 million in annual sales and more than a dozen facilities in the western U.S. and Mexico, including a 350,000 square-foot box-making plant in Salinas.
WASHINGTON, DC, April 20, 2015 (Press Release) - The American Forest & Paper Association released its March 2015 U.S. Paperboard Report.Read more
NEW DELHI, April 20, 2015 (The Hindu Business Line) - Fair trade watchdog CCI has cleared the proposed merger between US companies MeadWestvaco Corp and Rock-Tenn Company after finding that the deal is not likely to adversely impact competition in the Indian market.
Rock-Tenn is into packaging solutions as well as manufactures container board and paperboard. MeadWestvaco provides corrugated packaging solutions and speciality chemicals for automotive and other industries. Both entities are present in India.
Sandy Hook, CT, April 1, 2015 –Curtis Packaging, a leading producer of luxury packaging and a recognized industry leader in sustainability, is pleased to announce the addition of esteemed paper industry veteran Larry Adams to its sales team.Read more
Smurfit Kappa UK Limited, a subsidiary of Smurfit Kappa Group plc, a world leader in paper-based packaging, has completed the acquisition of inspirepac.
Chris Marples, CEO of inspirepac, will continue to lead the business and is suitably enthused by the deal.