MeadWestvaco sales up $0.2 billion, cost savings on track
MeadWestvaco (MWV) is one of the largest packaging companies in the world, with operations stretching across 100 countries.
MeadWestvaco-RockTenn merger: Changing the packaging landscape
The merger between RockTenn and MeadWestvaco would create a $16 billion industry powerhouse that would rank only behind International Paper.
MeadWestvaco to spin off its specialty chemicals business
In January 2015, MeadWestvaco, announced that its board had approved the plan to spin off the specialty chemicals business from the rest of the company.
Exploring MeadWestvaco’s packaging business
MeadWestvaco’s packaging operations can be broken down into three categories. The primary raw material used in operations is third-party sourced wood fibre.
Starboard Value raises activist stake in MeadWestvaco
Starboard Value is a New York-based activist hedge fund that takes large, long-term positions in companies that it believes to be undervalued or mismanaged.
MeadWestvaco and RockTenn: The making of a packaging giant
If the merger goes ahead, the combined entity would overtake Stora Enso to become the second-largest player in the packaging industry.
MeadWestvaco overfunds pension plan – RockTenn benefits
A few days after the merger was announced, a law office announced it was investigating potential claims made against the board of MeadWestvaco.