COLOGNE, Germany , (PPI Asia) -
Australasian packager Orora has purchased a Canadian firm, Jakait.
The Ontario-based firm, which sells corrugated packaging products and labels to the greenhouse produce sector, was purchased for a total consideration of C$22 million ($17 million).
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LONDON, June 1, 2015 (Press Release) - Further to the announcement on 22nd May 2015 confirming receipt of unconditional competition clearance from all of the relevant authorities, DS SmithPlc, the leading provider of recycled corrugated packaging in Europe, is pleased to announce that it completed on 31st of May 2015 the acquisition of Duropack.Read more
RICHMOND, VA and NORCROSS, GA, May 18, 2015 (Press Release) -
WestRock Company was announced today by MeadWestvacoCorporation ("MWV") and Rock-Tenn Company ("RockTenn") as the name for the new company when the two packaging leaders complete their previously announced combination. WestRock will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol WRK.
RICHMOND, VA, April 30, 2015 (Business Wire) - MeadWestvacoCorporation, a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions, today announced the completion of the previously announced agreement with International Paper (IP) to acquire the Carolina coated bristols business. There were no manufacturing assets included in the purchase. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.Read more
RICHMOND, VA, April 30, 2015 (Business Wire) -
MeadWestvaco Corporation, a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions, today announced the completion of the previously announced sale of its European-based tobacco folding carton business to AR Packaging Group AB. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.Read more
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.