Tag: MeadWestvaco

05

Jun2015
RockTenn Company shareholders have until June 23 to elect the form of consideration they wish to receive in the pending merger of RockTenn and MeadWestvaco into WestRock Company. RockTenn shareholders can elect to receive, for their shares of RockTenn Class A common stock, either cash, WestRock common stock, or a combination ... Read More

22

May2015
MeadWestvaco Corporation and Rock-Tenn Company have chosen WestRock Company as their new name when the two packaging leaders complete their previously announced merger. WestRock will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol WRK. “WestRock draws on the strongest elements from each of our legacy names,” said Steve ... Read More

30

Apr2015
MeadWestvaco Corporation has completed its agreement with International Paper to acquire the Carolina® coated bristols business. There were no manufacturing assets included in the purchase. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MWV and International Paper have agreed to a plan that will ensure minimal disruption for customers while a full ... Read More

10

Apr2015
MeadWestvaco Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Carolina® coated bristols business from International Paper Company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed and the transaction is expected to close by the end of April. “This acquisition will expand our ability to serve the commercial and specialty print ... Read More

10

Apr2015
MeadWestvaco Corporation and RockTenn Company announced the executive leadership team for the combined $16 billion company. Steve Voorhees will serve as the new company’s CEO and John Luke will be non-executive chairman of the board. The executive leadership team includes: Bob Beckler, president, Packaging Solutions Nina Butler, chief sustainability officer Ward Dickson, chief financial ... Read More

12

Feb2015
Rock-Tenn Company and MeadWestvaco Corporation have entered into a definitive agreement to create a global provider of consumer and corrugated packaging. The transaction has a combined equity value of $16 billion with combined net sales of $15.7 billion and adjusted EBITDA of $2.9 billion, including the impact of $300 million ... Read More