NEW YORK, Sept 6- Activist investor Trian Partners on Wednesday released its long-awaited plan to boost shares of Procter& Gamble Co, detailing changes intended to streamline and rejuvenate the maker of Crest toothpaste, Tide laundry detergent and Pampers diapers. The release of the 94- page proposal comes as the two sides are locked in a battle over efforts by...
NEW YORK, Sept 6- Activist investor Trian Partners on Wednesday released its long-awaited plan to jolt shares of Procter& Gamble Co, detailing changes intended to streamline and rejuvenate the maker of Crest toothpaste, Tide laundry detergent and Pampers diapers. The release of the 94- page proposal comes as the two sides are locked in a battle over efforts by...
Smurfit Kappa CEO Tony Smurfit discusses his business' regional markets and investing in automation.
CNBC'S Seema Mody speaks to some key executives and actors about the role U.S. companies are playing in Bollywood.
*FTSE 100 down 0.5 pct at close. LONDON, June 29- Robust bank and mining stocks helped Britain's FTSE 100 index outpace European peers on Thursday, caught up in a broad slide driven by concerns over central banks potentially tightening policy. Britain's main share index ended 0.5 percent lower, having spent much of the session in positive territory, while euro zone...
*FTSE 100 up 0.5 pct. LONDON, June 29- Robust banks and mining stocks fuelled the FTSE's rise on Thursday, running ahead of European peers with HSBC leading the pack after Morgan Stanley piled praise on a bank already benefiting from a strong upturn among financials globally. Britain's major share index was up 0.5 percent, comparing favourably with euro zone...
SYDNEY, June 16- BHP's new chairman Ken MacKenzie, an avid sailor, is not afraid to rock the boat. He implemented an aggressive turnaround plan, oversaw a company-changing $2 billion acquisition of the Alcan packaging businesses and pushed through a spin off of its Australian boxes and bottles arm. On that basis he's a very sensible, sound appointment, "said Rohan...
March 27- Sealed Air Corp said it would sell its cleaning and chemicals systems division, Diversey Care, and its food hygiene and cleaning business to Bain Capital Private Equity for about $3.2 billion, as it focuses on its higher-margin businesses. Sealed Air acquired Diversey in 2011 from its controlling shareholders, the Johnson family and private equity...
Jefferies says cardboard packaging stocks will benefit from President Donald Trump's support of U.S. manufacturing companies.
Deutsche Post DHL Group CEO, Frank Appel says Amazon is an important partner and customer, while commenting on competition.
Diogo Da Silveira, CEO of The Navigator Company, discusses the paper manufacturer's earnings and growth prospects in the economy.
International Paper on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $134 million.
Glatfelter CEO Dante Parrini provides insight on the company's transition into the single-serve coffee market, and how competitive its business is.
Glatfelter CEO Dante Parrini helps the "Squawk Box" crew understand how the paper for the Swiffer is made.
Carlyle Group is close to reaching an agreement to buy Illinois Tool Works Inc's industrial packaging unit for more than $3 billion, sources said.
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.