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BWay Corp.b

1515 W. 22nd St.
Suite 550
Oak Brook, IL 60523
United States
Phone: 630-203-4100
Fax: 630-203-4110

Originally published June 17, 2013, in Plastics News. Some data may have been updated.
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b) BWay Corp.'s sales and other data reflect its January 2013 acquisition of Ropak Packaging from Linpac Group Ltd. for about $265 million. Bway itself was acquired in November 2012 by Los Angeles-based Platinum Equity LLC. BWay has since changed its fiscal year, previously ending Sept. 30, to the calendar year ending Dec. 31.
Ranking 8
Top Injection Molding Official Kenneth Roessler
CEO & President
Fiscal Year End 09/30/12
Injection Molding Sales (millions $)
Most Recent Year 580E
Previous Year 375E
Global Corporate Sales (millions $)
Most Recent Year 1,179.8
Injection Molding Employees N.A.
Injection Molding Plants 18
Presses N.A.
Annual resin throughput (millions lbs) N.A.
Processes Thermoplastic injection
Insert molding
Secondary Services Part Design
Materials HDPE
Primary End Markets Packaging
Food service
Consumer products

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