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Northern Ireland folding box manufacturer Delta Packaging expands European supply network with new facility in Poland

By Anne grimbert Fri, Aug 29, 2014

BRUSSELS, Aug. 29, 2014 (RISI) -Northern Ireland's Delta Packaging will build a new 10,000 m² greenfield facility in Gliwice in Poland. The investment amounts to Euro 20 million ($26.4 million) and will create 104 jobs.


Sonoco to acquire Germany-based composite cans, drums and rigid plastic container manufacturer Weidenhammer Packaging Group for Euro 286 million

By Sun, Aug 24, 2014

HARTSVILLE, SC, Aug. 25, 2014 (Globe Newswire) - Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group, Europe's leading provider of composite cans along with composite drums and rigid plastic containers, for €286 million, or approximately $383 million, in cash. The final consideration is subject to a normal adjustment of net working capital.


Conference: A top RockTenn exec to speak about packaging at North American event

By Greg Rudder Fri, Aug 29, 2014

OAKLAND, CA, Aug. 29, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -RockTenn's pres of Paper Solutions Jim Porter will speak about trends and opportunities in fiber-based packaging at RISI's 29th annual Forest Products Conference on Oct. 9. Porter is to speak at 10:40 AM at the Seaport Hotel in Boston.

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Sonoco helps Kitchener, ON-based snack manufacturer Dare Foods launch new flexible stand-up bag on US market

By Thu, Aug 28, 2014

HARTSVILLE, SC, Aug. 28, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco (SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, is helping Dare Foods unveil its new, premium Boulangerie Grissol Artisanal Baguettes products flexible bag to the U.S. market this Fall. Sonoco has already helped Dare launch its product in Canada this past June.


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