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Onex to acquire Swiss packaging producer SIG Combibloc

26 Nov 2014 − There will soon be a new owner for SIG Combibloc, one of the largest producers of beverage cartons in the world. Private equity firm Onex plans to acquire the Swiss company for €3.8bn.» more

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Ethos to acquire Nampak divisions for ZAR1.6bn

21 Nov 2014 − South African Ethos Private Equity has entered into an agreement to acquire Nampak’s Tissue, Corrugated and Sacks divisions for a total purchase price of ZAR1.575bn (approx. €114m). » more

Nordic Paper with new majority owner

20 Nov 2014 − Private equity fund Special Situations Venture Partners III (SSVP) is the new majority owner of Nordic Paper. » more

Expera acquires idled pulp mill in the USA

19 Nov 2014 − Expera Specialty Solutions will soon restart operations at the idled Old Town Fuel & Fibre pulp mill in Maine. The company acquired the site with a capacity of 200,000 tpy of NBHK pulp and plans to restore 180 jobs.» more