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Jefferson Smurfit Group plc (Dublin, Ireland): Gary McGann, president, COO.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): Robert A. Guillou, vp, national accounts, Container Div.; Stephen P. Folan, vp, sales and marketing, Container Div.; Joe LeBlanc, vp, research and development; Del Brooks, vp, gen.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (Dublin, Ireland) and Stone Container Corp. (Chicago, IL) have signed a definitive merger agreement to create one of the world's largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging products.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) container plant in Murfreesboro, TN, was named Supplier of the Year by Ingram Entertainment.
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ISO 9002 certification: ITW Angleboard (Glenview, IL) for its Hartsville, SC, facility; CCL Container, Aerosol Div. (Penetang, Ontario, Canada); Stone Industrial (College Park, MD); Jefferson Smurfit Corp.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): George Q. Langstaff, vp, converting and mktg., Industrial Packaging Div.
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Jefferson Smurfit Group plc (Dublin, Ireland) plans to invest $120 million in its Mexican subsidiary, Smurfit Carton y Papel de Mexico, to expand its corrugated, folding carton and mill facilities over the next two and a half years.
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ISO 9002 certification: Gulf States Paper Corp. (Tuscaloosa, AL) for its Demopolis, AL, paperboard mill; Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) for its Galesburg, IL, container plant; ITW Mima (Glenview, IL) for its blown stretch film manufacturing plant in Douglasville, GA; Dienetics, Inc.
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Jefferson Smurfit Group plc (Dublin, Ireland) has acquired Wellit GmbH Wellpappenfabrik (Delbruck, Germany) and Schneverdinger Wellpappenwerk GmbH & Co.
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ISO 9001 certification: Edson Packaging Machinery Ltd. (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada); Great Lakes Packaging Corp. (Germantown, WI); Jefferson Smurfit Corp.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): Andrew H. Johnson, dir. of mktg.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Industrial Packaging Div. opened a new partition plant in Covington, GA. The company's Smurfit Recycling Div.
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ISO 9001 certification: Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) container plant in Philadelphia, PA.; Green Bay Packaging, Inc. (Green Bay, WI) for its Fort Worth, TX, Container Div.; GEI Mateer Burt, Inc.
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Jefferson Smurfit (St. Louis, MO) has purchased Tropicana Dole Beverages' captive corrugated box mfg. plant in Bradenton, FL, and will continue to supply Tropicana under a long-term purchase agreement.
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Jefferson Smurfit (St. Louis): James D. Duncan, vp/general mgr., Industrial Packaging Div.; Patrick J. Moore, vp/CFO; Gary L. West, vp/general mgr., Container Div.; Robert A.
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ISO 9002 certification: Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Sioux City, IA, container plant; Atlantis Plastics (Atlanta, GA) Linear Stretch Films Div.
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Jefferson Smurfit (St. Louis, MO): Janet R. Carl, vp, environmental affairs.
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ISO 9002 registration: ITW Angleboard's (Glenview, IL) Loveland, OH, plant; Jefferson Smurfit's (St. Louis, MO) Corona, CA, Boston, MA, and Shelby, NC, container plants, as well as its Ft.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) has announced a $54.3 million capital improvement to its Brewton, AL, containerboard mill.
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Jefferson Smurfit Group (St. Louis, MO): Richard W. Graham, president; Eric Priestley, executive vp/COO.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Container Div. will open an 80ꯠ-sq' corrugated sheet plant/warehouse in Oshkosh, WI.
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ISO 9002 registration: Gulf State Paper Corp. (Tuscaloosa, AL); Jefferson Smurfit Corp's (St. Louis, MO) Hendersonville, NC, paper tube plant, and New Hartford, NY, container plant.
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Jefferson Smurfit Group p.l.c. (Dublin, Ireland): Patrick Wright, president and COO; Peter Webster, chairman and CEO of Smurfit Ireland/U.K.
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Smurfit Recycling Co., an affiliate of Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) opened a 61ꯠ-sq' recycling facility in Renton, WA.
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ISO 9002 registration: Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Miami, FL, container plant.
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ISO 9001 registration: SIMCO (Hatfield, PA); Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Winston-Salem, NC, container plant.
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Smurfit Pallet Systems, a div. of Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO), has granted a manufacturing license for Payload(TM) corrugated pallets to Japan-based Ohmura Paper Co., through Japan-based corrugated container manufacturer Nissho Iwai Corp.
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ISO 9002 registration: International Paper's (Purchase, NY) Kaukauna, WI, integrated paper mill and converting plant; Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Per Pak operations has acquired the assets of Elite Pkg. (Memphis, TN) and will be known as PerPak/Elite.
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Smurfit Recycling Co., a div. of Jefferson Smurfit Corp., (St. Louis, MO), has purchased nearly 12 acres of land to build a new 110ꯠ-sq-ft recycling facility; the company has also opened a new 120ꯠ-sq-ft recycling facility in San Jose, CA.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): John E. Straw, vp, corporate sales & mktg.; Gary L. West, vp, operations, container div.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): John J. Curry, vp, mgr., Eastern region; Eric R. Fox, vp, mgr., Upper Midwest; James A.
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ISO 9002 registration: Tag & Label Corp. (Anderson, SC); Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Chesterfield, MO, Highland, IL, and Jonesboro, AR, container plants.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Smurfit Recycling Co. has opened a new 42ꯠ-sq-ft recycling facility in San Diego, CA.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp's (St. Louis, MO), Memphis, TN, container plant has received the Valued Supplier Award from the Kellogg Co.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) acquired Michigan Can and Tube.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): James P. Davis, vp and general mgr., consumer pkg. div.; Scott Macfarlane, vp and general mgr., folding carton and boxboard mill div.
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Jefferson Smurfit Group plc (Dublin, Ireland) announced that Smurfit Ireland and UK have established a joint venture with the Singapore-based New Toyo Group to manufacture folding cartons.
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ISO 9002 certification: Challenge, Inc. (Indianapolis, IN); Gulf States Paper Corp.'s (Tuscaloosa, AL) Waco, TX, plant; Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St.
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Smurfit Flexible Pkg. (St. Louis, MO), a div. of Jefferson Smurfit Corp., has received the licensing rights in the U.S. and Canada to manufacture the printed sleeve of DECOPACK, a concept for multipacks that clusters containers in one pack
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) has announced a $12.6 million capital improvement to its Ft. Worth, TX, container plant that includes the purchase of a BHS 98" corrugator.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): James R. Altemus, dir., corporate mktg.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): Warren S. Flenniken, div. vp and general mgr.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO) will sell its New Brunswick, NJ, container plant to Integrated Packaging Corp.
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ISO 9001 registration: Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO), Mont-gomery, AL, container plant.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): L. D. "Dave" Fielder, vp and regional general mgr.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp. (St. Louis, MO): Ruut van den Hoed, dir., design and market research.
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ISO 9002 certification: Arco Chemical Co.'s (Newtown Square, PA) Painesville, OH, plant; Jefferson Smurfit Co.'s (St. Louis, MO) Fernandina Beach, FL, containerboard mill; Lawson Mardon Flexible, Inc.
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ISO 9001 certification: CMS Gilbreth Pkg. Systems (Trevose, PA); Rexham Packaging (Greensboro, NC); Turck Inc.'s (Minneapolis, MN) Plymouth, MN, and Golden Valley, MN, plants; Doerfer Engineering a div.
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Wilson, NC, container plant received Supplier of the Year award from Perdue Farms, Inc. The company's Los Angeles, CA, paperboard mill was a winner in the Waste Reduction Awards Program sponsored by the California Integrated Waste Mgmt.
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Jefferson Smurfit (St. Louis, MO) announced a $4 million expansion of its Humboldt, TN, container plant.
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ISO 9002 registration: Bemis Co.'s Pepperell, MA. plant; Jefferson Smurfit Corp's Anderson, IN, container plant; Rex-Rosenlew Intl. Inc.
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Industrial Packaging Div. Jefferson Smurfit Corp. & Container Corp. of America (St. Louis, MO): Patrick J.
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Jefferson Smurfit's Industrial Packaging Div. (St. Louis, MO) has acquired the assets of Gate Pallet Systems (Crown Point, IN).
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Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Memphis, TN, and Sioux City, IA, container plants have been named Valued Suppliers by the Kellogg Company.