- BFI sees own opportunities in new union. Johnson, Jim // Waste News;03/16/98, Vol. 3 Issue 44, p1
Reports on the financial support for Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI) Incorporated (Inc.) to merge with properties made available by the merger of its two top rivals USA Waste Services Inc. and Waste Management Inc. Information on the potentials offered BFI by the mergers; Insight on the amount...
- Troubled BFI cuts back. Brown, Bob; Grecyzn, Mary // Waste News;05/11/98, Vol. 3 Issue 52, p1
Reports that Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI) Incorporated plans to save $30 million in expenses by the end of the fiscal year 1999, as it continues its struggle to increase profits. Comments from the chief executive officer, Bruce Ranck; Details on where much of the savings will come from;...
- BFI to divest noncore assets. Russell, John // Waste News;10/28/96, Vol. 2 Issue 24, p1
Reports on the plans of Browning-Ferris Industries Incorporated to sell its operations in Italy and divest of certain noncore assets. Plans of company to reduce capital spending; Comments from spokesman Peter Block; Statistical information on the value of company's spending.
- BFI income falls short of expectations. // Waste News;02/09/98, Vol. 3 Issue 39, p6
Reports on February 3, 1998, that according to president and chief executive officer of Browning-Ferris Industries Incorporated, the company posted less-than-hoped 25-percent jump in first quarter net income. Identification of the increase; Assesment made by analysts; Comparison in the net...
- BFI cuts 3 seats. Daniels, Steve // Waste News;02/03/97, Vol. 2 Issue 37, p2
Reports that Browning-Ferris Industries Incorporated is trimming three seats, all held by the company executives, from its 14-member board. Comments from Peter Block, vice president for communications; Details on the changes to the company; Stock performance of the company on January 27th 1997.
- Ohio city picks BFI, despite lower bid. Brown, Bob // Waste News;01/05/98, Vol. 3 Issue 33, p23
Focuses on the Houston-based Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI) Incorporated decision to keep its residential hauling contract in Lorain, despite the cost of service to city residents in relation to the awarding of a five year multimillion dollar contract ranted in December 15 1997. Why this...
- A rush to become a big player. Lasseter, Diana G. // Business News New Jersey;05/26/97, Vol. 10 Issue 17, p1
Reports that Eastern Environment Services filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to sell an additional 4.5 million common shares. Estimated amount of money that Eastern Environment Services expects to raise from the secondary offering; Debt that Eastern will use the proceeds...
- Eastern expands into northern N.J. Daniels, Steve // Waste News;07/14/97, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p2
Reports that in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, the waste company Eastern Environmental Services Incorporated plans to enter the state's northern half with the planned purchases of five Jersey City haulers and a Newark transfer station. Identification of the companies to be purchased; Comment from...
- Eastern Environmental completes deal. // Waste News;08/11/97, Vol. 3 Issue 13, p6
Reports on a public offering of 4.5 million shares completed by Eastern Environmental Services Incorporated in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Price of each share; Option offered to underwriters; How the proceedings from the offer would be used.