International Paper

IP laments reduced containerboard exports

The North American industrial packaging business and domestic box demand remains strong, but International Paper‘s first quarter industrial packaging sector is expected to see lagging revenue because of lower containerboard… This content is accessible to…



IP, Amazon, Starbucks join The Recycling Partnership

Amazon, International Paper and Starbucks Coffee Company have joined on as new funding partners of The Recycling Partnership, a rapidly growing national nonprofit that leverages corporate investment to transform recycling… This content is accessible to…


Smurfit Kappa rejects IP for the second time

For the second time this month, Smurfit Kappa has said no to a proposal from International Paper. Kappa’s board said it received a revised proposal from IP on Thursday evening,… This content is accessible to…


Kappa proposal “not opportunistic,” IP says

In a statement, International Paper (IP) confirmed that it has made a proposal to acquire Smurfit Kappa. However, IP said, it disagrees with Kappa’s comments in an earlier statement that… This content is accessible to…


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…