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Coca-Cola Co. (KO) said that it is fundamentally reshaping its approach to packaging, with a global goal to help collect and recycle the equivalent of 100% of its packaging by 2030. "The world has a packaging problem - and, like all companies, we have a responsibility to help solve it. Through our...

Kansas City Southern (KSU), a transportation holding company, reported a surge in profit for the fourth quarter from last year on double-digit revenue growth. Both revenue and adjusted earnings per share beat analysts' estimates. The company's net income available to common stockholders for the fourth...

Lincoln Financial Group (LNC) said it has agreed to acquire Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston from Liberty Mutual Insurance Group for about $3.3 billion. The company noted that the acquisition will further advance its strategic priority of increasing mortality and morbidity sources of earnings. The...

While reporting its fourth-quarter financial results today, oil service provider Schlumberger Ltd. (SLB) said that it has decided to exit the marine and land seismic acquisition market and also turn its WesternGeco product line into an asset-light business following a review. Schlumberger Chairman...

Thyssenkrupp AG (TYEKF.PK) reported that its income in the first quarter will be in line with the company's guidance. The company confirmed its full-year targets. In the current fiscal year, Thyssenkrupp aims to increase sales in the low- to mid-single-digit percentage range. The company expects net...

National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NOV) said that it expects consolidated results, excluding the impact of other items, for the fourth quarter of 2017 to be at or above prior expectations. The company anticipates Rig Technologies will exceed prior guidance, Wellbore Technologies will be in-line with expectations,...

India-based software services company Wipro Ltd. (WIT) reported Friday that its third-quarter net income was 19.4 billion Indian rupees or $303 million, down 8.2% from last year's 21.15 billion rupees. Earnings per share were 4.03 rupees or $0.06, down from 4.35 rupees last year. Adjusted for the...

Shire plc (SHPG, SHP.L) announced that Thomas Dittrich will assume his role as CFO, and become an Executive member of the Board and a member of the Executive Committee, on March 19, 2018. Thomas is Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Committee at Sulzer Ltd, a publicly-listed, global...

AstraZeneca (AZN.L, AZN) and Merck & Co., Inc. announced the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has approved Lynparza (olaparib) tablets (300mg twice daily) for use as a maintenance therapy for patients with platinum-sensitive relapsed ovarian cancer, regardless of their BRCA mutation status,...

British Land Co Plc. (BRLAF, BTLCY, BLND.L) announced Friday that Simon Carter has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer. Carter succeeds Lucinda Bell who, as previously announced, intended to step down from the Board and leave the company on April 4. Carter is currently Chief Financial Officer...

AstraZeneca (AZN.L, AZN) and MedImmune announced the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has approved Fasenra (benralizumab) as an add-on treatment for bronchial asthma in patients who continue to experience asthma exacerbations despite treatment with high-dose inhaled corticosteroid and...

Americold Realty Trust, an owner of temperature-controlled warehouses backed by investor Ron Burkle, announced late Thursday the pricing of its initial public offering of 45.3 million common shares at a public offering price of $16.00 per share, the high end of the range of $14 to $16. The company raised...

AptarGroup, Inc. (ATR), a supplier of a broad range of innovative dispensing solutions, announced Thursday that its Board of Directors has elected current director George Fotiades as Chairman. Fotiades replaces Chairman of the Board King Harris, who will be retiring effective May 2 at the Annual...

Texas Instruments Inc. (TXN), a semiconductor design and manufacturing company, announced late Thursday that its board of directors has selected Brian Crutcher to become the company's next president and chief executive officer, effective June 1. Crutcher, a 22-year veteran of TI, succeeds current...

Amgen (AMGN) and Allergan plc. (AGN) announced Thursday that the European Commission has granted marketing authorization for MVASI (biosimilar bevacizumab). MVASI is the first biosimilar bevacizumab approved by the EC and is approved for the treatment of certain types of cancers. This includes in...

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