Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann said EPS growth of 38 per cent, was underpinned by good underlying business conditions and the earnings impact of capital investments. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Gary McGann, the outgoing chief executive of paper and packaging group Smurfit Kappa, says the company will maintain its target of spending upwards of(...)

CRH chief executive, Albert Manifold, wants to buy into cement in emerging markets.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

CRH’s €6 billion bid to buy businesses that peers Holcim and Lafarge have put on the block as part of their merger could transform the Irish building (...)

A recent  presentation of DCC results: DCC said it expected full-year operating profit and adjusted earnings per share to be in the range of 7-10 per cent    for DCC.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Energy and distribution group DCC is expected to report strong full-year results for the 12 months to March-end this Wednesday.In February, the compan(...)

All eyes will be on the commentary of new CRH CEO Albert Manifold, in his first presentation as chief executive. photograph: alan betson

Multinational food giant Kerry Group and building materials company CRH are both expected to report full-year results tomorrow. With rega(...)

Ian Curley, the chief financial officer of Smurfit Kappa Group, said it is planning to spend €50 million a year for the next three years on a number of capital projects, aside from acquisitions.

MARK PAUL Ian Curley, the chief financial officer of the packaging giant Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG), said the company plans to c(...)

Albert Manifold, incoming CEO at CRH,  said that the changes involved would be “more than incremental”.

Barry O’HalloranCRH, is preparing to sell off under performing and non-core businesses in a review of the global network of companies controlled by t(...)