Stone Container Corporation

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In the Matter of Stone Container Corporation
FTC Matter/File Number:

9510006

Docket Number:

C-3

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

Consent order prohibits Stone Container from manipulating the market for linerboard, a corrugated box component, to effect future price increases; encouraging its competitors to support a coordinated price increase in the industry; and engaging in other joint pricing actions that involve thud-party sales in the market