Pretium Packaging (St. Louis MO) has started a nearly $10 million capital investment program to upgrade and purchase machinery for the company’s North American plants.
Arrowhead Systems LLC (Randolph WI) completed its financial reorganization emerging from Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
Performance Systematix Inc. (Grand Rapids MI) had a groundbreaking ceremony for a new building at 5569 33rd St. SE in Grand Rapids.
KHS Inc. (Waukesha WI) acquired Klöckner Bartelt (Sarasota FL).
Greif Bros. (Delaware OH) opened a steel drum plant in Taicang Jiangsu China.
GE Fanuc Automation North America (Charlottesville VA) acquired Ramix Inc. (Ventura CA) a supplier of embedded computing technology.
PAC-Exhibition Inc. (Toronto Ontario Canada) purchased the Canadian Materials Handling and Logistics Show.
Menasha Packaging Co. (Neenah WI) acquired both United Packaging (Schaumburg IL) and Triangle Container Corp. (Philadelphia PA).
DT Packaging Systems (Leominster MA) has moved into its new expanded North American headquarters at 7 New Lancaster Rd. Leominster MA 01453 phone: 978/537-8534 fax: 978/840-0730.
Riverwood (Atlanta GA) signed a definitive merger agreement with Graphic Packaging (Golden CO). The companies will merge in a stock transaction with an enterprise value of approximately $3 billion.
Sig Combibloc (Columbus OH) sold its Fresh Gable Top Business to Elopak (New Hudson MI).
Flint Ink (Ann Arbor MI) aligned with CGM Security Solutions (Somerset NJ) wherein CGM will consult with Flint in the development of new security products.
VPI Mirrex (Sheboygan WI) sold all manufacturing assets of its Delaware City DE facility as well as its proprietary product formulations and trade names to Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville VA).
Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery (Sturtevant WI) increased its mix of available Allen-Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers from Rockwell Automation (Milwaukee WI) to include MicroLogix and ControlLogix platforms in addition to the SLC Series previously in use on its machinery.
DVT Corp. (Duluth GA) has moved into a new corporate headquarters that has more than 3 times the floor space of the previous building plus an expanded Global Training Center and communications infrastructure.