National Court annuls multimillion cartel fine in the corrugated products industry in Spain

21 Jan 2019 − National Court says companies were informed about the results and the corresponding fines only days after the deadline for the procedure had expired. » more


Closure of DS Smith's takeover of Europac is imminent

21 Jan 2019 − A major deal on the packaging market is almost completed. All the conditions have now been met for DS Smith to acquire its competitor Europac.» more

Double A to invest in biomass boiler in Alizay

18 Jan 2019 − Double A will start producing steam and electricity from biomass at the Alizay mill. This is a new operational field for the site where paper production is currently not running at full capacity. » more

Arctic Paper to close down CWF machine
in Grycksbo in March

17 Jan 2019 − 45,000 tpy of fine paper capacity will be taken from the market on 1 March, when Arctic Paper's PM 7 at Grycksbo will be stopped. » more


Cartiera di Rivignano to get €500,000 capital increase

16 Jan 2019 − Italy's Cartiera di Rivignano, a manufacturer of paper for food contact, is planning a capital increase and several investments.» more

Suzano Pulp and Paper gets final approval of merger with Fibria

15 Jan 2019 − Brazilian pulp and paper manufacturers Fibria and Suzano Pulp and Paper have announced the official completion of the merger of the two companies. » more

Paprec takes over waste management company TER

15 Jan 2019 − French recycling group Paprec continues on its growth path through another acquisition in France.» more