Cinven (London, England) has signed a contract to acquire the companies of Klöckner-Werke AG (Duisburg, Germany). VantagePoint Group (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) has entered into a strategic agreement with Pivotal Corp.
What was once reviled by environmentalists in the United States and was actually banned in the state of Maine in the early ‘90s is now the recipient of an environmental award in Canada. A new 250-ml recyclable Tetra® Prisma aseptic carton, which holds Oasis Health Break juice cocktails from A. Lassonde, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, received an Envirowise Award for its recyclability from the Packaging Association of Canada in April ’01.
Greif Brothers Corp. (Delaware, OH) has entered into a definitive agreement with Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. (Toledo, OH) to purchase the co., which will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Greif Bros.