RockTenn to Obtain Display Manufacturer AGI In-Store
NORCROSS, GA—RockTenn has signed an agreement to acquire A.G. Industries (AGI In-Store), a manufacturer of point-of-purchase displays and fixtures to the consumer products and retail industries. AGI In-Store is owned by American Greetings and employs approximately 300 employees in Forest City, NC. The transaction is expected to close later this quarter.
“AGI In-Store is an excellent strategic fit with RockTenn Merchandising Displays,” said Craig Gunckel, executive vice president, merchandising displays and folding carton. “Adding AGI In-Store supports our strategy to provide a more holistic portfolio of innovative in-store marketing solutions, including ‘store-within-a-store’ displays.”
AGI In-Store will go to market as RockTenn In-Store Solutions.