Thiele Technologies has acquired Symach palletizers in The Netherlands.
RockTenn will acquire Simpson Tacoma Kraft Paper Mill for approximately $343m, which is part of Simpson Lumber Company in Tacoma, Washington, US.
Bemis Company will close one of its Pressure Sensitive Materials plants in Ohio, US, in May, axing 115 jobs.
Bunzl has made two acquisitions including a packaging supplier in the Czech Republic.
The EU Commission has delayed the deadline for Crown Holdings acquisition of Mivisa, from February 28 to March 14, according to reports in the Official journal for the European Union.
Graphic Packaging Holding CEO David Scheible has sold 150,000 shares of his stock in an open market transaction.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) will not oppose the proposed acquisition by Amcor of Detmold Group’s Australian flexible packaging operation.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company has announced its European subsidiary will buy Benson Group, a food and healthcare packaging company in the UK for $165m.
Weidenhammer Packaging Group’s (WPG) planned acquisition of A&R Carton Lund and Flextrus has been called-off.
News has emerged Plastipak Packaging based in Michigan, US, was the successful bidder against Amcor for Constar International Holdings (Constar).
Amcor has announced it was not successful in acquiring the North American assets of Constar International Holdings (Constar).
Borealis has received a €150m loan for further research and development (R&D) in polymer development.
MWV Rigesa has launched HyPerform, a next generation of kraftliner and fluting papers which offers lighter and stronger materials for corrugated packaging.
The InterFlex Group has acquired Star Packaging Corporation, a flexible packaging converter with markets in the North American bakery, chemicals and snack food sector.
Ardagh claims it will proceed with its acquisition of Verallia North America (VNA) after negotiating a settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
RPC Group, Europe’s supplier of rigid plastic packaging has acquired Helioplast from existing debt facilities.
The Weener group, a German based global corporation, has acquired the remaining shares of the Mumbai headquartered Weener Empire Plastics (WEPL) for an undisclosed sum.
Siemens Industry has won its biggest ever order for training services for €1m from the Industry and Education Ministry of the Indian State of Gujarat.
Alfa Laval has won a SEK 100m ($15m) order to supply equipment to a Russian processing plant, to be completed in 2014.
DS Smith has seen an overall rise of 52% on its profit before tax, announced in its 2013/14 half year results.
Barry-Wehmiller Companies has made its first acquisition in France claiming its annual revenue will hit $1.7bn in 2014.
Hillcrest Development is set to buy a former Nestlé plant in Minneapolis, US.
Huhtamaki has acquired BCP Fluted Packaging for €20m in the UK.
Ahlstrom is to sell its vegetable parchment converting operations in Ohio to a family-owned company.
Novelis has signed an agreement to sell its North American consumer foil products business for $35m to Reynolds Consumer Products.