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Smurfit Kappa Group Plc: Overview

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (Smurfit) is a provider of paper packaging solutions. It manufactures, distributes and markets corrugated containers, container boards and other paper-based packaging products. The company’s product offerings include graphic and solid boards, paper bags, protective packaging products, container boards, kraftliners, corrugated and packaging products. It also offers recovered papers, packaging machinery, pulp, testliners, preprinted liners, retail packaging, postal packaging, point of sale displays, seedlings, and bag-in-box. The company also provides services such as packaging design and consultancy services, supply chain optimization, packaging fulfillment, packaging machinery consultancy and recycling. It operates paper mills, recovered fiber facilities and converting plants in Europe and the Americas. Smurfit is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

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Headquarters Ireland

Address Beech Hill, Clonskeagh, Dublin, D04N2R2


Telephone 353 1 2027000

No of Employees 47,000

Industry Paper and Packaging

Ticker Symbol & Exchange SK3 (ISE)

Revenue (2022) $13.5B 26.8% (2022 vs 2021)

EPS XYZ

Net Income (2022) XYZ 39% (2022 vs 2021)

Market Cap* $8.8B

Net Profit Margin (2022) XYZ 9.7% (2022 vs 2021)

* As of and is in US$
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Products and Services

Products Services
Paper Board Design Consultancy Services
Protective Packaging Products Packaging Fulfillment
Container Boards Packaging Machinery Consultancy
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History

History section provides information on new products, mergers, acquisitions, expansions, approvals, and many more key events.

Year Event Description
2023 Plans/Strategy In September, the company announced its plans to acquire WestRock Co for US$11.2 billion.
2023 Corporate Changes/Expansions In July, the company launched a new integrated corrugated plant in Rabat, Morocco.
2023 Others In May, the company announced the completion of its EUR40 million investment project to expand its Pruszkow corrugated plant in Poland.
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Competitor Comparison

Key Parameters Smurfit Kappa Group Plc Westrock Co International Paper Co UPM-Kymmene Corp Stora Enso Oyj
Headquarters Ireland United States of America United States of America Finland Finland
City Dublin Atlanta Memphis Helsinki Helsinki
State/Province - Georgia Tennessee - -
No. of Employees 47,000 50,500 39,000 17,571 21,182
Entity Type Public Public Public Public Public
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Executives
Name Position Board Since Age
Irial Finan Chairman Executive Board 2019 66
Anthony Smurfit Chief Executive Officer; Director Executive Board 2015 60
Ken Bowles Director; Chief Financial Officer Executive Board 2016 51
Ray Murphy Group Corporate Planner Senior Management 2005 60
Kenneth Byrne Director - Tax Senior Management 2009 59
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