Flexible packaging manufacturer ProAmpac has acquired Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Orlando from Holland’s Clondalkin Group.
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GREENSBORO, NC—Keller-Crescent Co., a Clondalkin Group Co., has acquired Lehigh Press, located in Juncos, Puerto Rico. Lehigh Press manufactures labels, inserts and outserts and other packaging components, mainly for the pharmaceutical and health care markets. The acquisition complements Keller-Crescent's existing Vega Alta operation in Puerto Rico.
The operation manufactures labels, inserts, outserts and other packaging components, mainly for the pharmaceutical and healthcare markets.
LARGO, FL—In an effort to reflect its status as an integral part of its customers' total business solutions, BBF Printing Solutions has changed its name to BBF Integrated Solutions, effective immediately. Don Huttlin, president of BBF, said the change incorporates the wide range of product and service offerings provided by the company beyond traditional printing. BBF is a Clondalkin Group company.
To help solidify branding and enhance name recognition, the Goodway Group of Companies, headquartered in Philadelphia, announced that its Massachusetts plant has changed its name from Goodway Graphics to Goodway Group of Massachusetts. Their sister facility near Washington, DC, has changed to Goodway Group of Virginia. In other company news, both the Massachusetts and Virginia plants are now FSC certified. The Print Council announced that GLS Companies, Brooklyn Park, MN; The Hickory Printing Group, Hickory, NC; Jet Inc., Downers Grove, IL; and Lake County Press, Waukegan, IL, have joined the organization. As new members, the companies will work in concert with other member companies
PHILADELPHIA—July 9, 2007—Clondalkin Group, the international producer of flexible and specialist packaging products with over 40 production locations throughout Europe and North America and annual sales in excess of $1 billion, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Direct Plastics Group – one of Canada’s leading privately held converters of flexible packaging. Direct Plastics, located in Orangeville, ONT, is an integrated producer and converter of flexible packaging products serving customers in Canada and in the United States of America since 1988. Utilizing its well invested manufacturing and converting technologies, Direct Plastics supplies high quality packaging products to the frozen food, confectionery, horticulture and
EVANSVILLE, IN—06/26/07—Clondalkin Group, the international producer of flexible and specialist packaging products with over 40 production locations throughout Europe and the United States of America and annual sales in excess of $1 billion, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Keller Crescent, the largest independently owned producer of folding cartons, labels, inserts, outserts and other packaging components servicing the North American pharmaceutical and healthcare markets. Keller Crescent is headquartered in Evansville, IN, and operates three main production plants in Evansville and Indianapolis, Indiana, and in Charlotte, North Carolina – all of which are primary locations ideally situated to service the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry which
By Erik Cagle Senior Editor Issues abound for the direct marketing printer, and some of the high impact ones involve the federal government. Given this, there is but one absolute: don't expect hard and fast resolutions anytime soon. One topic centers on postal reform for the United States Postal Service (USPS); another deals with the possible redirection of marketing efforts from customers who may no longer believe that telemarketing is a viable answer in light of the federal Do-Not-Call (DNC) Registry. Top 10 Direct Mail Printers* CompanySegmentSales(millions)TotalSales(millions) 1Quebecor WorldMontreal$624$6,242 2Vertis Inc.Baltimore$335$1,675 3Banta Corp.Menasha, WI$191$1,366 4RR DonnelleyChicago$142$4,754 5The Instant Web Cos.Chanhassen, MN$93$98 6Von Hoffmann(Lehigh Direct)St.