Packaging Dynamics Acquires Pac Paper

Pac Paper, a seller of specialty paper packaging products, is the original manufacturer of Java JacketsŪ, an insulating coffee cup sleeve.

April 14, 2014 - Packaging Dynamics today announced the acquisition of the business operations of Pac Paper, Inc. Pac Paper, located in Vancouver, Washington, manufactures and sells a broad range of specialty paper packaging products primarily for foodservice, food processing, agricultural, and industrial applications.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

"The acquisition of Pac Paper represents an exciting step in the development of Packaging Dynamics," said Roger Prevot, Packaging Dynamics' Chief Executive Officer.

"Pac Paper provides a unique opportunity for growth in the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada along with leading positions in key products and end-markets. We look forward to using these expanded offerings and capabilities to better meet the needs of customers across our entire flexible packaging business," Prevot said.

David Morgan, Pac Paper's Vice President of Sales & Marketing, said, "After nearly four decades of growing and developing the Pac Paper business in support of our outstanding customers, the shareholders of Pac Paper have decided to partner with the industry leader in paper-based flexible packaging for the next phase of the business' growth," said David Morgan, Pac Paper's Vice President of Sales & Marketing.

Robert McNally, Pac Paper's President and CEO, added, "We are truly excited to join Packaging Dynamics and look forward to leveraging its capabilities and national footprint to expand penetration of our product line, which includes the Java JacketŪ coffee sleeve."

SOURCE: Packaging Dynamics Corporation