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Marperger Group buys Baden Board

11 Sep 2019 − Munich-based Livia Group plans to sell its stake in Baden Board to the Czech Marperger Group.» more


EC approves Solidus takeover by Centerbridge

06 Sep 2019 − German private equity company Aurelius Equity Opportunities has received the green light to sell the solid board and packaging solutions company Solidus Solutions to Centerbridge Partners.» more

Cartonboard prices under pressure in Germany amidst weaker business and receding raw material costs

28 Aug 2019 − High board prices increase pressure on folding box manufacturers amidst slow business. » 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