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Mar 16, 2017, 10:00 ET St. Patrick's Day Beer Preferences

According to a recent study conducted by PRS IN VIVO, Americans prefer beer – and specifically domestic beer – as their alcoholic beverage of...


Mar 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Lumber Liquidators Lends Support To Lending Hands of Arizona

Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL), the largest specialty retailer of hardwood flooring in North America, recently donated more than 800 square feet of...


Mar 16, 2017, 07:30 ET Research Reports Initiation on Packaging & Containers Stocks -- Tupperware Brands, Multi Packaging Solutions, Sonoco Products, and Silgan

Today's research reports have been issued by Stock-Callers.com on these Packaging and Containers stocks: Tupperware Brands Corp. (NYSE: TUP),...


Mar 16, 2017, 06:30 ET Folding Cartons Market to Reach a Value of US$4.9 Billion by 2024 - ASEAN Industry Analysis, Trends, Forecast by TMR

According to the latest market report published by Transparency Market Research titled 'Folding Cartons Market': ASEAN Industry Analysis and...


Mar 16, 2017, 06:00 ET TD Bank and Arbor Day Foundation Announce Winners of TD Green Streets Grants

Today, TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank® and the Arbor Day Foundation announced the 2017 recipients of TD Green Streets, a grant program...


Mar 15, 2017, 18:31 ET Cheung Yan, Chairlady of Nine Dragons Paper Selected as This Year's Asia CEO of the Year

RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced that Ms. Cheung Yan, Chairlady of Nine Dragons Paper has...


Mar 15, 2017, 15:04 ET Graphic Packaging to Revise Record Date for Quarterly Dividend; Expects No Change to Dividend Amount or Payable Date

Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK) will revise the record date for its previously declared quarterly dividend of $0.075 per share...


Mar 15, 2017, 14:07 ET SCA Hygiene AB Raises EUR 2 Billion in the Bond Market

SCA Hygiene AB has today, under its Euro Medium Term Note (EMTN) program, raised EUR 2 billion at an average interest rate of 0.98%. The bonds have...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:15 ET Comerica Bank and Iron Mountain Host Fifth Annual "Shred Day Houston" on April 8

Comerica Bank and storage and information management services company Iron Mountain Incorporated® (NYSE: IRM) will reunite to host the fifth annual...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:36 ET Los MEPs allanan el camino para Bioplastics en su voto sobre la legislación de resíduos

European Bioplastics (EUBP), la asociación que representa a la industria de los bioplásticos en Europa, da la bienvenida a los resultados...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:30 ET Sugarmade Cancels 4.3 Percent of Outstanding Shares - Provides Updates

Sugarmade, Inc. (OTCQB:SGMD), announces today its Board of Directors has authorized the cancellation of approximately 4.3% of the 211 million...


Mar 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Cascades renews its Normal Course Issuer Bid

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS) announces that the Toronto Stock Exchange accepted its notice of...


Mar 15, 2017, 07:50 ET Verso Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Results

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter of 2016, including net sales of $646 million, net income of...


Mar 15, 2017, 03:00 ET Con il voto sulla legislazione sui rifiuti, i membri del Parlamento europeo preparano il terreno per la bioplastica

European Bioplastics (EUBP), l'associazione che rappresenta l'industria delle bioplastiche in Europa, accoglie con favore l'esito positivo del...


Mar 15, 2017, 03:00 ET Les députés européens ouvrent la voie aux bioplastiques lors d'un vote sur la législation relative aux déchets

European Bioplastics (EUBP), l'association représentant l'industrie des bioplastiques en Europe, se félicite du résultat positif du vote d'hier...


Mar 14, 2017, 17:30 ET Ardagh Group Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Ardagh Group S.A. ("Ardagh" or "the Group") today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 16,200,000 Class A common shares...


Mar 14, 2017, 16:15 ET Universal Corporation CFO Returns from Temporary Medical Leave of Absence

Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), (the "Company"), announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David C. Moore recently...


Mar 14, 2017, 12:04 ET Caraustar Announces Price Increase on All Tubes and Cores, Headers and Protective Packaging Products

Caraustar Industries, Inc. announced a price increase of 10% on its paper tube and core, header and protective packaging product lines effective...


Mar 14, 2017, 10:15 ET Launch of brand-new line of household paper products: Cascades Fluff & Cascades Tuff, soft and strong, are soon to be preferred by Canadian families

CANDIAC, QC, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Cascades is pleased to announce the launch of a brand-new consumer line of tissue paper. Consisting of...


Mar 14, 2017, 10:00 ET Global Glass Containers Market will Soar at Moderate 4.1% CAGR During 2016-2026

In packaging industries, plastic and metal have always been looked at as alternative materials for glass. On the same lines, demand for glass...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:13 ET Almost 50% of the Fiber Feedstock for Wood Pellet Plants in the US South was Industry and Forest Residues in the 1Q/17, up from 33% Five Years Ago

Wood pellet manufacturers in both the US and Canada are increasingly diversifying their feedstock to reduce fiber costs and take advantage of less...


Mar 14, 2017, 08:35 ET Log Home Show Coming to Gatlinburg After Wildfires

In order to aid with re-building efforts after the tragic wildfires last fall, the Log & Timber Home Show is coming to Gatlinburg, TN and will...


Mar 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Veritiv Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results

Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), a North American leader in business-to-business distribution solutions, today announced financial results for the...


Mar 14, 2017, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media invitation - Cascades launches a brand-new line of toilet paper and paper towels for families/

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, March 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Mario Plourde, Cascades President and CEO, and Jean Jobin, President and Chief Operating Officer...


Mar 14, 2017, 06:00 ET Acacia Gum: An Important Social, Economic and Environmental Role for the Southern Sahel Countries

The acacia tree is among one of the most promising resources of Africa. It produces the gum of the same name: Acacia Gum, that we regularly...