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Acquisition of Vitro glass business would expand O-I's presence in Mexico

GPI SmartBrief | May 13, 2015

Owens-Illinois has agreed to purchase the food and beverage glass business of Mexico's Vitro SAB for about $2.15 billion, in a deal expected to close within the year. If Vitro shareholders approve the deal, O-I would acquire the company's five factories in Mexico and one in Bolivia. Bloomberg (05/13)


Ardagh's exit from the Verallia bidding shows fiscal intelligence, analysts say

GPI SmartBrief | May 13, 2015

Bare Bottle attempts to capture younger consumers via labels

GPI SmartBrief | May 27, 2015

Is it too expensive for America to recycle?

GPI SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

S.C. brewery uses chemicals to age Kentucky bourbon in hours, not years

GPI SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

Tech turns bottles into top-shelf billboards

GPI SmartBrief | May 27, 2015

Tech-enabled packaging helps engage consumers, analyst says

GPI SmartBrief | May 06, 2015

Diageo considers sale of global wine business

GPI SmartBrief | May 06, 2015

Top-quality winemakers turn to alternative closures

GPI SmartBrief | May 06, 2015

Current bottle bills face very different roads

GPI SmartBrief | May 20, 2015


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