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Employee takeover of Docelles mill fails

07 Mar 2014 − The employees of UPM's French Docelles fine paper mill will not take over the site. The company said the two parties could not agree on the transaction price.» more


Prinzhorn takes over containerboard plant from Fritz Peters

03 Mar 2014 − Prinzhorn Holding of Austria is to acquire Papierfabrik Fritz Peters in Germany and its recycled corrugated case material plant in Gelsenkirchen for an undisclosed sum. » more

Graphic Packaging to acquire Benson Group

19 Feb 2014 − Combination of Benson Group and Graphic Packaging's European business is said to create a stronger player in the folding carton market in Europe, with annual sales exceeding $700m. » more

Paper Excellence to buy Tembec's Chetwynd pulp mill

18 Feb 2014 − Paper Excellence is set to acquire Tembec's Chetwynd pulp mill in Canada. The site has an annual capacity of 240,000 t of hardwood BCTMP.» more