Rohrer Acquires Transparent Container
Headquartered in Addison, Ill., Transparent Container is a leading designer and manufacturer of retail packaging solutions, including blister and club packaging, clamshells, and printed plastic and paperboard folding cartons.
The acquisition provides Rohrer Corp. (rohrer.com) with additional thermoforming capacity, expanded product range, and the largest combination run program for printed and thermoformed visual packaging products in the world, all under Rohrer’s ezCombo program.
"We're very proud and excited to team with the great people of Transparent Container in providing customers the most innovative, eye-catching and cost-effective consumer packaging in the industry,” said Steve Wirrig, president and CEO, Rohrer Corp. "This demonstrates our clear commitment to customers in providing a one-stop shop, making it even easier to do business with Rohrer. We’re uniquely positioned to offer the largest array of packaging solutions that clearly target the building of customer brands and bottom lines.”
Transparent Container Chairman Dan Greiwe and President Scott Greiwe will be staying with the company as advisory board members. “This is a great opportunity for the people of Transparent Container to align with an industry leader and strengthen our mutual organizations toward becoming the preferred packaging partner to growth brands,” said Greiwe.
The combined organization will include more than 1000 employees, with 11 strategically located manufacturing facilities across North America.