Acquires p-s materials provider StratusGroup.
R. Donnelley & Sons Company has acquired West Chester, OH-based
StratusGroup, Inc. (
www.stratusgrp.com), a full service
manufacturer of custom pressure sensitive label and paperboard packaging
products for health and beauty, food, beverage and other segments.
the exponential growth in media choices available to consumers,
point-of-purchase packaging plays an increasingly important role in our customers'
marketing mixes," says John Paloian, RR Donnelley's Chief Operating
Officer. "StratusGroup's superb decorative labeling and paperboard
resources offer an excellent complement to our prime label, corrugated and
other global packaging capabilities. Its location is also ideal, with its
facility in close proximity to RR Donnelley kitting and fulfillment centers. We
anticipate being able to immediately expand StratusGroup's utilization and to
offer its customers even more extensive integrated solutions."
pressure sensitive capabilities include digital, paper, film, multi-ply,
expanded content and a range of other solutions. It serves customers with
custom paperboard products for folding carton, insert, multi-pack, tray and
other applications. It also provides comprehensive structural design and
the course of nearly two decades, StratusGroup has been serving customers with
innovative capabilities and exceptional quality," says Robert Curran,
President of StratusGroup. "As a part of RR Donnelley, we will offer our
customers an even broader range of resources and draw on its world class
fulfillment and logistics capabilities to deliver even more complete
Donnelley's growing international packaging services include packaging design,
print production, finishing, assembly, pack-out and other capabilities. The
company provides packaging and labeling solutions to medical products,
electronics, food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, industrial products,
and a wide range of other customers. In September RR Donnelley completed the
acquisition of Genesis Packaging & Design, a full service provider of
RR Donnelley expands packaging
December 1, 2011