ATLANTA (May 2, 2019) – WestRock Company is expanding its capabilities to support the beauty & personal care, nutraceutical and media industries with the acquisition of UBS Printing Group, Inc. (UBS). The acquisition further extends the company’s geographical footprint on the U.S. West Coast and will become a part of WestRock’s Multi Packaging Solutions business.
Located in Corona, California, UBS is a specialty printing and packaging company that manufactures high impact cartons, as well as related literature products. The acquisition of UBS fits with the company’s strategy to expand its capabilities and footprint to reflect customer needs.
“UBS is a proven supplier of innovative, decorative, high-impact packaging and has a strong track record of investing in a range of print technologies,” said Marc Shore, president of WestRock’s Multi Packaging Solutions business. “With the addition of this business, we will be better able to serve our customers on the West Coast and further increase our offering of high-end, high-impact decorative products. We are delighted to welcome the UBS team into WestRock’s Multi Packaging Solutions family.”
WestRock partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s team members support customers around the world from locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
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