Bunzl Acquires Companies in U.S. and UK

Company acquires Woodway and Packaging Film Sales.

Bunzl plc, the international distribution and outsourcing group, has acquired two companies – one each in the U.S. and UK. Terms were not disclosed.

Bunzl acquired Packaging Film Sales, Denver, CO, which sells food packaging products, including flexible barrier films and specialty bags and pouches, to food processors. Revenue in 2015 was $6 million.

And Bunzl acquired Woodway, Northampton, England, a supplier of both packaging products and solutions to a variety of end user customers in a number of market sectors throughout the UK. Revenue in the year ended June 30, 2016, was £31 million (US$37.7 million).

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