NEW YORK -- Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS), a leader in value-added print and packaging for the branded consumer, cosmetics, healthcare, premium drinks, and entertainment markets has acquired Armstrong Packaging, a UK producer of specialty rigid boxes.
The acquisition expands the company’s global platform for luxury packaging, gift sets, travel retail, and commemorative editions. Armstrong’s product development and rigid box manufacturing perfectly complement Multi Packaging Solutions’ existing manufacturing, creative design, project management, and global sourcing capabilities.
“The addition of rigid box capability was a logical extension of our suite of value-added print and packaging solutions” commented Mike Cheetham President of MPS “Armstrong Packaging is a highly respected supplier with a talented team of dedicated individuals. I am excited to welcome them to Multi Packaging Solutions.”
David Armstrong, founder and managing director at Armstrong Packaging, commenting on the deal, said: “We’ve worked hard to develop the business over the last 30 years and build its coveted reputation for innovation and service. We pride ourselves on our technical ability and a firm belief in supplying outstanding quality to our customers. I look forward to seeing the company embark on the next phase of its development with Multi Packaging Solutions."