Atlantic Packaging Products Acquires Skybox Packaging
Ohio-based Skybox Packaging manufactures corrugated packaging products and distributes packaging supplies
Sept. 3, 2015 - Atlantic Packaging Products Ltd., a leading Canadian manufacturer of containerboard and corrugated packaging products, today officially announced the acquisition of Skybox Packaging in Mansfield, Ohio (USA). Skybox manufactures corrugated packaging products and distributes packaging supplies and equipment out of its 100,000+ sq. ft. facility in Mansfield.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
SkyBox offers its customers a service focused model featuring very short lead times, the combination of customized corrugated and non-corrugated packaging solutions and sophisticated logistics and inventory management programs.
"Skybox is a great company with a leadership team that shares many of the core values we do," said Dave Boles, President of Atlantic Packaging. "The acquisition is a natural fit that acts as a seed investment to grow our manufacturing platform in Ohio. Mansfield is a terrific location from which to grow thanks to its proximity to multiple key target markets.
"Under the continued leadership of Marc Miller, Marty Rice and the rest of the Skybox team, we're confident we will see continued success that will add growth and create jobs," Boles added.
SOURCE: Atlantic Packaging Products Ltd.