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Schumacher Packaging buys British Jaffabox

07 Nov 2019 − German Schumacher Packaging Group acquired British corrugated board and packaging manufacturer Jaffabox Ltd on 5 November 2019. » more


Cascades sells its last remaining site in Europe

15 Oct 2019 − Cascades has largely withdrawn from the European market with the sale of its last remaining site there. The group is now only present in Europe through its stake in Reno de Medici.» more

European supermarkets offer the potential to substitute around 1.5 million tpy of plastic packaging for food and beverages

14 Aug 2019 − Corrugated is well positioned to replace plastic for fruit and vegetable trays, ready meals and shelf-ready trays, a report by DS Smith and White Space outlines.» more

Italy’s antitrust authority imposes cartel fines of €287m on major corrugated companies

08 Aug 2019 − The investigation into Italy's corrugated cartel is concluded. More than 30 companies were fined a total of €287m for illegal price-fixing. Smurfit Kappa was hit hardest while DS Smith escaped the fines. » more