conVerde to Become Part of FiberMark

conVerd will become a part of FiberMark's wide and grand format ink jet business.

March 18, 2014 - FiberMark yesterday announced that conVerd, a seller of eco-friendly paper products, has agreed to become part of FiberMark North America, Inc..

conVerd is based in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

conVerd will become a part of FiberMark’s wide and grand format ink jet business in which FiberMark’s wide format print product line will adopt the conVerd brand name.

"This is a very exciting acquisition for FiberMark and it is a perfect fit with our existing wide format ink jet business," said Chris McInerney, FiberMark's Senior Vice President of Sales.

Paul Paulette, the current owner and President of conVerd, will join FiberMark as Vice President and General Manager of the new conVerd/FiberMark business unit.

The conVerd product line and the FiberMark wide format ink jet product line are both US manufactured, PVC free and FSC® certified.

The deal is expected to close in mid-April.

FiberMark, based in West Springfield, Mass., capabilities include paper manufacturing, saturating, performance coating, calendering, laminating, embossing, and roll converting. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: FiberMark