CINCINNATI, OH, July 23, 2014 (Press Release) -Macy's, Inc. today reported a series of new initiatives in its multi-year strategic program to enhance environmental sustainability. They are consistent with the company's sustainability principles first adopted in 2008 and implemented with increasing intensity over the past six years.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 25, 2014 (RISI) -Packaging Corp. of America(PCA) said it acquired Crockett Packaging, which runs a corrugated box plant in the City of Industry and sheet plant in Southern California for $21 million.
OAKLAND, CA, July 25, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Three years after acquiring the Sprague coated recycled paperboard (CRB) mill in Connecticut, OpenGate Capital is winding down operations at Fusion Paperboard toward a Sept. 22 permanent shutdown, according to the company and local press reports.
OAKLAND, July 25, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Packaging Corp of America (PCA) reported a 60.6% jump in net income to a record $114 million on an 83.5% jump in sales to $1.47 million, and after $14 million in charges related to integration of its Boise acquisition and restructuring at its DeRidder, LA, mill.
WASHINGTON, DC, July 25, 2014 (Press Release) -The Paper and Packaging Board (PPB), otherwise known as the Paper Check-off, will meet via conference call on August 14, 2014 from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. (EST). The following is a draft agenda for the call: I. Call to Order II. Welcome/Introductions/Roll Call (USDA) III. Antitrust Reminder
I. Call to Order
II. Welcome/Introductions/Roll Call (USDA)
III. Antitrust Reminder
NORTHBROOK, IL, July 24, 2014 (PRNewswire) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) ("KapStone") today announced that on July 24, 2014, the Board of Directors elected Robert J. Bahash and Maurice Reznik as Directors of the Company. Mr. Bahash was elected as a Class A director with a term expiring at the annual shareholders meeting in May 2016. Mr.
BAY CITY, MICH. — Landaal Packaging Systems is proud to announce the groundbreaking for a major expansion of its Delta Containers Division in Bay City, Michigan.
A 2:00 p.m. event is planned for Wednesday, July 23, to break ground, and also to celebrate the 50-year partnership between Landaal Packaging and the City of Bay City, Michigan.
KANSAS CITY, MO, July 23, 2014 (Press Release) -Vanguard Packaging announces the completion of design lab expansions in Kansas City, MO and Bentonville, AR. Company CEO, Mark Mathes cites growth opportunities in both markets as the driving need behind the expansions.
HARTSVILLE, SC, July 23, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today released its 2013-14 Corporate Responsibility Report, Principle, People and Progress, outlining the Company's continued progress towards achieving its global sustainability targets.