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DS Smith Posts H1 Pretax Profit 97 Mln Stg, Resumes Dividend
DS Smith Says Profit For Half Year Will Be Lower Than Comparable Prior Year Period
DS Smith Says Intends To Declare Interim Dividend For Half Year To 31 Oct
DS Smith Plc is a United Kingdom-based packaging company. The Company’s operating segments include UK, DCH and Northern Europe, Central Europe and Italy, Western Europe, and North America. The Company’s businesses include packaging, paper and recycling. Its packaging product portfolio includes packaging for consumer products, electronic commerce, promotion, transit and industrial packaging. Through its paper business, it manufactures corrugated case material (CCM), which is the paper used for conversion into corrugated board. Its paper business also manufactures paper grades such as plasterboard liner. Its recycling business provides integrated recycling and waste management services, ranging from recycling collections through to recycling and waste management solutions. It collects paper and cardboard for recycling from a range of sectors, including retailers, manufacturers, local authorities, and other recycling and waste management companies.
Paper & Paper Products
7th Fl, Regents Place, 350 Euston Road
Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
Miles W. Roberts
Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
Adrian Ross Thomas Marsh
Group Finance Director, Executive Director
Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
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* DS SMITH - PERFORMANCE FOR FINANCIAL YEAR ANTICIPATED TO BE IN LINE WITH OUR CURRENT EXPECTATIONS.
UK-based packaging group DS Smith Plc <SMDS.L> reported a 15% jump in first-half profit on Thursday, as cost savings from its acquisition of Spanish rival Europac last year cushioned it from a weakness in industrial demand.
UK-based packaging group DS Smith Plc reported a 15% jump in first-half operating profit on Thursday, bolstered by growing demand from online retailers and cost savings from its acquisition of Spanish rival Europac last year.
Packaging products maker DS Smith Plc said on Thursday that it had made plans for contingency stocking of spare parts as it readies for Britain's planned exit from the European Union, but expected disruption to its operations to be "relatively contained".
Packaging products maker DS Smith Plc said on Thursday it has made plans for contingency stocking of spare parts as it readies for UK's planned exit from the European Union, but said disruption to its operations would be "relatively contained".
* Deal values DS Smith unit at $585 mln (Adds comment from DS Smith)
Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it was investigating if U.S.-based Liqui-Box's planned takeover of DS Smith Plc's flexible and rigid plastic business could hurt market competition.
DS Smith Plc has agreed to sell its plastics division to private equity firm Olympus Partners as the packaging company looks to focus on fiber and corrugated products, it said on Wednesday, sending its shares up as much as 6.3 percent.
Packaging company DS Smith Plc said on Wednesday it has reached an agreement to sell its plastics division to private equity firm Olympus Partners for $585 million.
Packaging company DS Smith Plc on Thursday reported a 32 percent jump in first-half adjusted operating profit as it sold more boxes at higher prices, and said it was exploring options for a potential sale of its plastics division.
Packaging company DS Smith Plc on Thursday reported a 32 percent jump in first-half adjusted operating profit as it sold more boxes at higher prices, and said it was exploring a sale of its plastics division.
British packaging group DS Smith Plc said on Tuesday it sold more boxes in the first quarter at higher prices, helping it to recover from a rise in the cost of paper and pulp.
British packaging group DS Smith Plc said on Tuesday comparable volume growth in the first quarter helped it recover from higher input costs.
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