Smurfit Kappa rejects IP’s proposal

Ireland-based Smurfit Kappa said this morning that it has rejected an unsolicited acquisition offer from International Paper. IP, Kappa said, proposed to buy Kappa, with Kappa’s shareholders receiving cash and… This content is accessible to…




U.S. consumers prefer print, survey says

Seventy three percent of U.S. consumers surveyed said they feel that reading a printed book or magazine is more enjoyable than reading them on an electronic device, according to Two… This content is accessible to…





Waste Management claims war on contamination

By Ken McEntee Expecting strict Chinese scrap paper import standards to be a long-term reality, Waste Management CEO James C. Fish said the company is “going to go to battle… This content is accessible to…



Fire guts City Carton in Iowa City

A fire last night ripped through the City Carton Recycling Center in Iowa City, destroying more than half of the facility. Read more… This content is accessible to paid subscribers. Get subscription information here.