Staples and Office Depot scrap merger agreement

11 May 2016 − Staples will explore strategic alternatives for its European business in order to sharpen its focus and pursue more aggressively its mid-market growth strategy in North America.» more


Pro-Gest concludes Ondulati Giusti takeover

10 May 2016 − Italian group Pro-Gest has exercised its pre-emptive right and acquired corrugated packaging producer Ondulati Giusti.» more

Resolute to shut down newsprint machine in Augusta

06 May 2016 − Resolute Forest Products is cutting newsprint capacities. The company announced the closure of one of its newsprint machines at the Augusta mill.» more


Mutares to take over Sonoco's Schweighouse mill

03 May 2016 − Sonoco-Alcore may have found a buyer for its Schweighouse coreboard mill in France. The German Federal Cartel Office reports that holding company Mutares is interested in buying it. » more

Corrboard to build 500kW anaerobic digester

02 May 2016 − Corrboard will invest £3.5m in an anaerobic digester and become the UK’s first sheet feeder to be self-sufficient for its power needs.» more