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Acquisition of Kwidzyn mill succesfully finalized
The Mayr-Melnhof Group (MM) has completed the acquisition of the Kwidzyn mill, Poland, which was agreed in mid-February 2021, after receiving approval from all relevant competition authorities.
Save the date: spiritsEUROPE webinar
spiritsEUROPE cordially invites you to save the date for our webinar “More than just a pretty wrapping: the essential role of packaging for spirits”.
MM to sell its Eerbeek and Baiersbronn virgin fiber cartonboard mills
The Mayr-Melnhof Group (“MM”) and a subsidiary of funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (“Oaktree”) have reached a firm intention on the sale of MM’s virgin fiber cartonboard mills located in Eerbeek, Netherlands, and Baiersbronn, Germany, to Oaktree for an equity value of EUR 104.6 million and net debt subject to final closing accounts.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company to Acquire AR Packaging
Graphic Packaging Holding Company to Acquire AR Packaging from CVC Funds for $1.45 Billion in Cash, Creating Premier Global Provider of Sustainable Fiber-Based Consumer Packaging Solutions.
An introduction to the 4evergreen alliance: what to expect in 2021
4evergreen, established in 2019, is a cross-industry alliance with the goal of optimizing fibre-based packaging circularity and climate performance….over 60 companies have come together (including 11 ECMA members ) in the 4evergreen alliance with a shared purpose and common goal.
Cardbox Packaging Inc. certified by SQF with an Excellent rating
Essentra Packaging is celebrating the Packaging Sustainability Week starting today!
As part of our commitment to sustainability, we are celebrating the packaging sustainability week to raise awareness on the matter and share knowledge on how to reduce impact of packaging in the environment.
ECMA launches ‘Good Manufacturing Practice 2.0’ on food safety for folding cartons
The European Carton Makers Association (ECMA) has released an updated version of the ‘Good Manufacturing Practice’ (GMP).