RICHMOND, Va.-- Greif Inc., which makes industrial packaging, is spending $45 million to upgrade its operation in Virginia's Amherst County. Bob McDonnell announced Greif's plans Tuesday. The plant has operated in Amherst since 1975 and employs about 300 people.» Read More
*Amcor to focus on core global plastics business. SYDNEY, Aug 1- Australia's Amcor Ltd said it plans to list its glass and beverage can packaging unit, a business valued at around $1.8 billion, so that it can better focus on its core global business of plastics packaging. Amcor will also retain cigarette packaging, a big growth market in eastern Europe and Asia.
Brookfield Asset Management says it is selling its Longview Timber holdings to Weyerhaeuser for $2.65 billion.
Gary McGann, CEO of Smurfit Kappa Group, talks about the challenges in the packaging business but said there would be ebbs and flows throughout the year.
Miles Roberts, CEO of packaging company, DS Smith, tells CNBC that the companies strong earnings are due to investment, innovation and acquisitions they have made.
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Packaging company DS Smith will transform itself into Europe’s second biggest company in its sector with an ambitious 1.4 billion pounds ($2.04 billion) takeover of SCA Packaging.
IP Chairman and CEO John Faraci talks to Cramer about the company’s growth and its pending merger with Temple-Inland.
A look at cardboard demand, railroad volume and restaurant spending, with Steven Chercover, D.A. Davidson; Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners, and Jeffrey Bernstein, Barclays Capital.