Menasha Packaging Acquires Strine Printing Company

April 1, 2014 - Menasha Packaging Company announced [yesterday] that it has acquired Strine Printing Company, Inc. of York, Pennsylvania.

Both companies are family-owned; terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

According to Mike Waite, president of Menasha Packaging, "The acquisition of Strine Printing Company strengthens our graphic packaging, merchandising and fulfillment capabilities and supports our operations on the East Coast. Customers continue to value Menasha Packaging's full-range of packaging materials and services, and with Strine, we will continue to respond to this growing demand."

"The Strine acquisition is an outstanding strategic fit with Menasha Packaging's focus on providing point-of-sale expertise to targeted customers. The acquisition will allow Menasha Packaging to deliver a broader offering to Strine and existing Menasha Packaging customers, and represents a key step in expanding both our market presence and base of customers," said Jim Kotek, president and CEO of Menasha Corporation.

Menasha Corporation is the parent of Menasha Packaging; its other business is ORBIS Corporation. Strine employs approximately 300 people and is located in York, Pa., where it has a manufacturing plant and two warehouses.

Celebrating 165 years in business, Menasha Packaging Company, LLC, based in Neenah, Wisconsin, is a leading provider of graphic consumer packaging, merchandising solutions, corrugated packaging, food packaging, shipping containers, material handling solutions, pack-out and fulfillment services. To learn more, please visit: www.menashapackaging.com.

SOURCE: Menasha Packaging