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WestRock to Acquire Schlüter Print Pharma Packaging in Germany

Schlüter Print Pharma Packaging Schlüter Print Pharma Packaging is a German-based supplier of a full range of leaflets and booklets.

Aug. 9, 2018 - WestRock on Aug. 8 announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Schlüter Print Pharma Packaging, a German-based supplier of a full range of leaflets and booklets.

Schlüter will become part of WestRock's Multi Packaging Solutions business.

“Schlüter has an excellent reputation as a high-quality supplier to customers in the pharmaceutical and automotive industries, and this acquisition will enable us to build our business in these growing markets,” said Marc Shore, president of WestRock's Multi Packaging Solutions business. “It will also expand our geographical footprint to better serve customers throughout Europe.”

"We are excited about what becoming part of WestRock means for our customers and employees,” said Andreas Schlüter, owner of Schlüter Print Pharma Packaging. “We firmly believe that WestRock is well positioned to grow the business and continue developing solutions that will help our customers address the challenges they face today and in the future.”

The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions.

WestRock partners with its customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock's 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. To learn more, please visit: www.westrock.com.

SOURCE: WestRock Company