Paris Packaging employs 300 people in plants located in Paris, TX,
Andalusia, AL and Hopkinsville, KY and adds to Huhtamaki North America a
new product platform, a talented workforce and a stronger manufacturing
presence in the South and Southeast.
“Paris Packaging’s high quality specialty folding cartons are an
excellent addition to Huhtamaki’s product portfolio of tableware, cups,
containers, carriers, trays and serviceware,” says Clay Dunn, president,
Huhtamaki North America.
“This acquisition is the first step in our strategy to build on our
paperboard converting expertise. It significantly expands our ability to
serve foodservice customers and demonstrates our commitment to growth
in North America.”
“Becoming part of Huhtamaki is a great opportunity for all of us at
Paris Packaging,” says Bill Carver, president of Paris Packaging.
“Joining a global packaging leader with their broad customer base and
product offerings, effective management and financial stability is good
for our customers, employees and the local communities in which our
people live and work.”