PALO ALTO, California— Apple says it's boosting efforts to go green in China by partnering with conservationists to promote sustainable forestry for paper production. CEO Tim Cook also said in a statement Sunday that he will try to get Apple's Chinese suppliers and contract manufacturers to use renewable energy to power their factories.» Read More
LAUNCESTON, Australia, March 30- It's somewhat ironic that as Australia ramps up to being the world's biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas, domestic industries are under threat from not being able to source the fuel. A combination of new LNG plants, exploration moratoriums and a successful anti-gas campaign means that industry and residential users in...
Some on Wall Street are even talking about an earnings recession. Wall Street analysts currently estimate earnings growth of 1.3 percent for 2015, down from a forecast of 8.1 percent at the beginning of the year, according to Thomson Reuters data. Nearly one-fifth of S&P 500 companies have warned on earnings for the first quarter, with at least 49 companies...
NEW YORK, March 5- St. Paul- based 3 M Co, one of the world's largest manufacturers and the maker of Post-it notes, will take new steps to ensure that its suppliers of paper, pulp and packaging provide materials that come from sustainably logged timber. The new paper-sourcing policy, aimed at preventing the destruction of fragile forests, comes after pressure on 3 M...
International Paper on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $134 million.
Jan 26- Packaging companies Rock-Tenn Co and MeadWestvaco Corp agreed to form a combined $16 billion company to take on market leader International Paper Co in the United States and abroad. Shares of MeadWestvaco and Rock-Tenn rose to record highs. MeadWestvaco shareholders will have a 50.1 percent stake in the new company, which will be named before the deal...
STOCKHOLM, Dec 13- Finnish paper manufacturer Stora Enso said on Saturday it was selling a loss-making speciality fine paper mill in Germany to a company mainly owned by the private equity fund Perusa Partners Fund 2 for about 7 million euros. Stora Enso will record a loss of 30 million euros, which will show as a non-recurring item in the 2014 fourth-quarter...
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