ProAmpac acquires Prairie State Group

Cincinnati, OH-based ProAmpac, a leader in flexible packaging and material science, has acquired Prairie State Group, an SQF-certified provider of flexible packaging and labeling services based in Franklin Park, IL. This acquisition strengthens ProAmpac’s flexible and sustainable packaging offerings for the food and pet-food markets and expands its labeling capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Prairie State Group produces a broad range of SQF-certified and environmentally-friendly flexible packaging and label solutions, including wrappers, pouches, compostable film, roll stock and pressure-sensitive labels. PSG brings state-of-the art, vertically integrated manufacturing capabilities and a diverse base of long-tenured customers to ProAmpac. With the addition of PSG, ProAmpac extends its reach in the food and pet food markets, expands its pouching capabilities and strengthens its leading market position in sustainable, flexible packaging solutions. PSG’s founders and management team will remain with the business post-transaction.

Greg Tucker, Founder and CEO of ProAmpac, says, “PSG’s experienced leadership team and innovative sustainable packaging portfolio are strong complements to ProAmpac. As we continue our growth and expansion strategy, PSG’s world-class manufacturing capabilities, strong market position and commitment to product quality will enhance our offering to customers around the world."