Acquisitions

8
Apr

International Paper Makes
 All-Stock Offer To DS Smith

(Reuters) International Paper (IP) has stirred up a potential bidding war over British paper packaging firm DS Smith, making a takeover offer that sent the shares of the FTSE-100 target over a two-year high. DS Smith said it was in discussions with International Paper over an all-stock offer from the US-listed…

18
Mar

Mondi Offers To Acquire 
DS Smith For $6.57 Billion

The boards of Mondi Group and DS Smith announced that they have reached an agreement in principle in Mondi’s all-share offer to acquire DS Smith for $6.57 billion. The combination would create a mega paper and packaging company with a market value of nearly $13 billion.Under the terms of the agreement,…

4
Mar

Clearwater Paper Corp. To Acquire GPI Paperboard Facility In GA 

Atlanta, Georgia based Graphic Packaging Holding Company and Clearwater Paper Corporation announced that Graphic Packaging International has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Augusta, Georgia bleached paperboard manufacturing facility to Clearwater Paper of Spokane, Washington for $700 million. “Augusta is an outstanding asset with a great team, which we concluded…

4
Mar

Veritiv Acquires Vivabox Solutions

Atlanta, Georgia based Veritiv Corporation, a specialty distributor of value-added packaging, facility solutions and print products and solutions, announced that it has acquired Vivabox Solutions, a full-service provider of customized, premium marketing solutions including tailored, multi-brand kitting solutions and packaging products for global luxury and premium consumer brands. “This acquisition leverages…

29
Feb

Welch Packaging Acquires Innovative Packaging Solutions

Elkhart, Indiana based Welch Packaging, a family-owned business that operates a network of custom corrugated manufacturing companies, announced the acquisition of Innovative Packaging Solutions (IPS) in York, Pennsylvania. With operations in the Midwest and Midsouth, the acquisition expands Welch’s footprint into the Mid-Atlantic region. IPS is a corrugated manufacturer and packaging…

27
Feb

Jamestown Container Cos. Acquires Midwest Box Co.

Falconer, New York based Jamestown Container Companies announced an agreement to acquire Midwest Box Company’s packaging business in Cleveland, Ohio, effective February 19, 2024. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. “This purchase provides Jamestown Container Companies an immediate, exciting expansion and growth opportunity in Ohio,” said Joseph R. Palmeri, Vice…

19
Feb

SupplyOne Acquires Bacon& Graham Of Paterson, NJ

Newtown Square, Pennsylvania based SupplyOne, Inc., one of the largest independent suppliers of corrugated and other value-added packaging products, equipment, and services in North America, announced that it has acquired Bacon & Graham, a packaging and facility supplies distributor in Paterson, New Jersey. Founded in 1939, Bacon & Graham successfully evolved…

15
Jan

SupplyOne Inc. Acquires Crownhill Packaging

Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, based SupplyOne, Inc., one of the largest independent suppliers of corrugated and other value-added packaging products in the U.S., announced that it has acquired Crownhill Packaging, a North American packaging distributor headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Crownhill Packaging was founded in 1986 and is one of North America’s…

15
Jan

Hood Container Acquires Sumter Packaging Corp.

Atlanta, Georgia based Hood Container Corporation announced that it has acquired the corrugated packaging business, Sumter Packaging Corporation of Sumter, South Carolina. This includes all of Sumter’s design, manufacturing, assembly and fulfillment operations in Sumter as well as the business manufactured and serviced from its Statesville, North Carolina facility. “Our roots…

8
Jan

Atlas Packaging Acquires Republic Packaging Of FL 

Miami, Florida based Atlas Packaging & Displays Inc., announced the successful acquisition of Republic Packaging of Florida in Miami. The company said that the strategic move helps strengthen Atlas Packaging’s presence and highlights the company’s commitment to delivering top-notch packaging solutions.  With Republic Packaging’s established presence in Florida, the company said…