Smurfit rebuffs International Paper bid again

Smurfit rebuffs International Paper bid again
Tony Smurfit

Smurfit said the offer “fails entirely to reflect the group’s superior prospects as an independent business"

Paper and packaging group Smurfit Kappa has again rejected a takeover attempt by rival International Paper, which revealed late last night that it was prepared to pay up to €8.6 billion for the Irish company.

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