Mergers & Acquisitions

Shocker: DOJ Files Suit to Block Quad From Acquiring LSC Communications
June 25, 2019 at 5:56 pm

In what many printing industry observers, including myself, view as a shocking development, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Antitrust Div., filed a civil antitrust lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on June 20 seeking to block Quad’s proposed $1.4 billion, all-stock acquisition of LSC Communications...

How Relationships Can Become Acquisitions (and How to Manage Them)
June 4, 2019 at 7:16 pm

Acquisitions are finicky. When you’re on the buyer side, it’s almost like playing a game of poker, or like buying a used car. You don’t want to show all of your cards to the other players. You don’t want to let on exactly what you’re doing or hint at your next move...

International Paper to Sell Its India-Based Paper Business
June 4, 2019 at 6:41 pm

International Paper (IP) has entered into an agreement with West Coast Paper Mills Limited to sell its controlling interest in International Paper APPM Limited, an India-based paper business. International Paper currently owns approximately 30 million...

Cenveo Completes the Sale of Its Long-Run Labels and Receipt Paper Assets to Iconex
May 7, 2019 at 1:55 am

Cenveo Worldwide Limited announced the sale of its long-run labels and receipt paper assets to Duluth, Georgia-based Iconex LLC, a portfolio company of Atlas Holdings. The sale includes the Joplin, Missouri, and Jefferson City, Tennessee plants, as well as certain assets located in the Vernon, California plant...

Ennis to Acquire Assets of Integrated Print & Graphics
March 19, 2019 at 6:19 pm

Ennis Inc., Midlothian, Texas, announced that one of its wholly owned subsidiaries has entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire the assets of Integrated Print & Graphics (IPG) in South Elgin, Ill., a suburb of Chicago...