Curwood supplies Hormel with a broad range of brand packaging solutions
for Hormel’s high-quality food and meat products. Following the recent
Bemis acquisition of Alcan Packaging Food Americas, the company
integrated manufacturing facilities, material technologies and resource
teams to provide strengthened capabilities and a seamless source of
supply. Curwood, well aware of the relationship Hormel has held with
Alcan for over 100 years, reached out to Hormel and asked them how to
make the acquisition as smooth as possible. According to Hormel, Curwood
has not missed a beat in the process.
“The last year was a model process of integrating two companies in
dealing with Hormel, and that’s a big reason Curwood is getting this
award,” says Dan Miller, Manager, Packaging Development Group at Hormel.
“Curwood is honored to accept this award,” said Brent Peterson, Curwood National Account
Manager–Hormel Foods. “This recognition is a testament to the many employees whose
individual strengths and contributions came together to provide a whole new level of value to