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.
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.
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.
BRUSSELS, Aug. 28, 2014 (PPI Europe) -The UK's Kingston Carton has acquired a Visioncut 106 LE die-cutter with an optical lateral register system and an Expertfold 110 multipurpose folder-gluer from Bobst for its Hull plant.
VIENNA, Austria, Aug. 27, 2014 (Press Release) -Mondi confirms that on 21 August 2014 it has informed its employee representatives about the planned shutdown of paper machine one at its Lohja mill in Finland effective approximately 30 June 2015. The consultation process with all the mill´s employees will start immediately.
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SOLNA, Sweden, Aug. 26, 2014 (Press Release) -A new investment makes the board machine in Frövi the largest of its kind in the world. The investment is a concrete example of BillerudKorsnäs ambitious growth agenda.
HARTSVILLE, SC, Aug. 26, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco Recycling, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sonoco and one of the largest packaging recyclers in North America, today announced that P&G's IAMS Russellville, Ark., facility has received a gold-tier Sonoco Sustainability Star Award for achieving zero waste to landfill.
RESTON, VA, Aug. 22, 2014 (Press Release) -The beverage packaging industry in North America is expected to reach $26.3 billion in 2015, with plastic bottles leading the way in popularity, according to "Beverage Packaging - An Industry Assessment," scheduled for release next month by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.