Berlin Packaging: acquisition of All-Pak

Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, has announced the definitive agreement to acquire All-Pak, Inc., aimed at accelerating growth of…

Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, has announced the definitive agreement to acquire All-Pak, Inc., aimed at accelerating growth of both companies, creating a combined company with annual revenues of about USD 500 million, a wider product offering, and over 40 sales offices and warehouse locations across the US. This exciting transaction unites two highly complementary businesses and will enable us to continue to unlock value for our customers, suppliers, and employees, said Andrew T. Berlin, Chairman and CEO of Berlin Packaging. We believe the transaction will significantly enhance our ability to realize faster growth, lower system costs, and improved productivity for our partners. US Berlin Packaging, founded in 1898, supplies billions of containers and closures to small and large customers nationwide. All-Pak was formed in 1958 and is a leading supplier of rigid packaging products and services to a wide variety of markets. We are excited about joining forces with Berlin Packaging and see many terrific opportunities for the combined company going forward, said Denny Crawford, COO of All-Pak. With similar cultures and complementary geographies, the combination will allow both Berlin Packaging and All-Pak employees to continue delivering world class customer service, while providing them with opportunities for further career development in a dynamic and growing company.