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Green Bay Packaging Acquires Wisconsin Packaging

 Wisconsin Packaging Corp. Wisconsin Packaging Corp. specializes in the design and manufacture of corrugated packaging and retail displays for clients throughout the United States.

June 1, 2018 - Green Bay Packaging Inc. on May 31 acquired Wisconsin Packaging Corp., a corrugated sheet plant in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. Wisconsin Packaging will operate as part of Green Bay Packaging.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Wisconsin Packaging Corp. specializes in the design and manufacture of corrugated packaging and retail displays for clients throughout the United States.

“Wisconsin Packaging is proud to become a member of Green Bay Packaging. Our family has grown our business in Fort Atkinson, our goal always being to provide for the ever-changing needs of our customers. We are especially grateful to our employees and our community who have supported us. To stay competitive, we emphasize continuous improvement in technology, efficiency and design.” said Fred Negus, Jr., President of Wisconsin Packaging Corp.

Will Kress, President and CEO of Green Bay Packaging, said, “The acquisition of Wisconsin Packaging Corp. provides an exciting opportunity for Green Bay Packaging. It allows us to grow our company with an organization that aligns with a similar business philosophy of excellent quality, service and dedicated employees.”

“Wisconsin Packaging Corp. is geographically and strategically a great fit for our company but most important is the alignment of its leadership and cultural approach to business,” he added.

Green Bay Packaging Inc. is a family-owned, vertically integrated company consisting of corrugated container plants, folding cartons, recycled and virgin linerboard mills, pressure-sensitive label rollstock, specialty converting operations, timberlands, and a sawmill facility. To learn more, please visit: gbp.com.

SOURCE: Green Bay Packaging