DS Smith PLC (SMDS.L)
June 13 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".
June 13 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)
May 24 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.
* Shares up as much as 6 pct (Adds CEO comments, share price; Details of deal)
March 6 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.