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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)


Verallia bidding moves ahead with Apollo and Blackstone

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 22, 2015

GPI tells Pa. city mayor "glass is not trash"

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

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

GPI SmartBrief | May 13, 2015

Contamination raises costs for glass recycling programs

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 22, 2015

Pepsi turns to glass bottle to improve bar mixer cred

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

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

GPI SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

Is it too expensive for America to recycle?

GPI SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

O-I to supply bottle for Hotel Tango spirits

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

Tech-enabled packaging helps engage consumers, analyst says

GPI SmartBrief | May 06, 2015


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