The week ahead

27th October, 2019
Tony Smurfit, chief executive, Smurfit Kappa

Smurfit Kappa publishes its results for the first nine months of the year on Wednesday.

The Irish company’s Italian unit was fined €124 million in August after authorities found 50 paper and packaging groups had engaged in anti-competitive practices.

Tony Smurfit, Smurfit Kappa’s chief executive, said the company would book the fine as an exceptional charge in this year’s results, pending the outcome of an appeal.

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