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September 18, 2017
WestRock to Build New Corrugated Packaging Plant in Brazil
WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) announced plans today to build a new corrugated box plant in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo to meet growing demand from WestRock’s regional customers in South America.
August 3, 2017
WestRock Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results
WestRock Company ("WestRock") (NYSE:WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today announced results for its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, 2017.
August 1, 2017
WestRock Acquires Hannapak
WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it is expanding its consumer packaging portfolio with the acquisition of Hanna Group Pty Ltd (Hannapak), one of Australia’s leading providers of folding cartons to a variety of markets, including beverage, food, confectionary, and healthcare. The acquisition will build on WestRock’s established and growing packaging business in the region.
July 18, 2017
WestRock Completes Acquisition of Assets from Island Container Corp. and Combined Container Industries LLC
WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the assets of Island Container Corp. and Combined Container Industries LLC, which together are independent producers of corrugated boxes, sheets and point-of-purchase displays.
June 21, 2017
WestRock to Acquire Assets from Island Container Corp. and Combined Container Industries LLC
WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire substantially all of the assets of Island Container Corp. and Combined Container Industries LLC, which together are independent producers of corrugated boxes, sheets and point-of-purchase displays.
June 9, 2017
WestRock Completes Acquisition of Five Facilities from U.S. Corrugated Holdings, Inc.
WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of certain operations of U.S. Corrugated, a large independent manufacturer of corrugated products for packaging and displays.
In the News
September 16, 2017
WestRock's Chattanooga Mill Celebrates 100th Birthday
One of the South's first mills to recycle cardboard and paper marks its 100th birthday Sunday. "We were environmentally conscious 100 years ago," said Pat Cowan, general manager of the WestRock Chattanooga Mill at 701 Manufacturers Road next door to Southern Champion Tray.
August 10, 2017
DJ VanDeusen Talks About Recycling Industry Trends
DJ explores the global fiber market, shifts in OCC supply, and what is exciting in the industry today
July 24, 2017
WestRocks Expertise in Retail Disruption Featured in Brand Packagings July 2017 issue
Where the evolved retail experience and new-age shopper meet, product packaging must convert shoppers into stoppers and browsers into buyers.
July 18, 2017
WestRock rolling out produce packing solutions for customers
WestRock approaches its produce customers with a total integrated solution, from making customized equipment to process review to unique designs.
May 5, 2017
WestRock VP Morris Talks About Corrugate Benefits
Southeast Produce Weekly interviews Dwight Morris, WestRock VP of Strategic Growth.
April 18, 2017
WestRock on the importance of corrugated packaging
Coverage in The Produce News.
Product News and Awards
October 6, 2016
WestRock and CDF Corp. Launch Meta® Pail
WestRock and CDF Corp. announced today the launch of Meta® Pail, a sustainable replacement to rigid pails developed specifically for semi-viscous and dry products.
February 18, 2016
WestRock Introduces Patient-Centric Medication Adherence Wallet Card
WestRock today introduced PerfPak® Advantage, a medication package providing a compliance solution that improves adherence.