DS Smith has confirmed it is set to acquire Parish Manufacturing Inc, a US manufacturer and supplier of bag-in-box systems, located in Indianapolis, Indiana. Parish’s focus is in bag-in-box and custom packaging for different liquids for the food, beverage, water, food service, and chemical industries. Completion of the proposed acquisition is expected during the first quarter of 2017.
Miles Roberts, CEO of DS Smith commented, “We are looking forward to welcoming Parish into the DS Smith Group and building on our leading Flexible Packaging business. The proposed acquisition will further enhance our customer offering in this important and growing market segment.”