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|Jan 23, 2017||WestRock Enters Into Definitive Agreement to Divest Home, Health and Beauty Business for $1.025 Billion|
|NORCROSS, Ga., Jan. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) announced today that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Silgan Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SLGN) under which Silgan will purchase WestRock’s Home, Health and Beauty business for $1.025 billion in cash plus the assumption of approximately $25 million in foreign pension liability. WestRock expects to receive net after-tax proceeds from the divestiture of approximately $1 billion.
“We have a constant s... || |
|Jan 12, 2017||Connected Packaging Solution Launched by WestRock, EVRYTHNG and Digimarc at NRF 2017|
|Collaboration results in a cost effective, highly scalable, IoT-enabled platform for smart products via packaging, in-store signage, and displays
Brings new levels of real-time intelligent interactivity to billions of paper-based consumer packages globally
NORCROSS, Ga., Jan. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today unveiled a connected packaging solution for smart products that combines Digimarc’s enabled barcode technology, with EVRYTHNG’s IoT Smart Products Pla... || |
|Jan 10, 2017||WestRock Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results|
|NORCROSS, Ga., Jan. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter fiscal 2017 results and other topics on Thursday, Jan. 26, at 8:30 am EST. WestRock will release its first quarter fiscal 2017 results prior to market open on Thursday, Jan. 26.
The webcast of the call, along with the presentation, press release and other relevant financial and statistical information, will be accessible on the Investors s... || |