Mergers & Acquisitions


Americhem buys LTL Color Compounders

December 3, 2014 11:11 am ET

Materials firm Americhem Inc. has acquired color compounder LTL Color Compounders Inc.


ResTech Plastic Molding buys True Precision Plastics

December 3, 2014 1:53 pm ET

ResTech Plastic Molding LLC is expanding its reach to Pennsylvania, with the acquisition of True Precision Plastics LLC.


CCL buys German label maker

December 3, 2014 12:11 pm ET

CCL Industries Inc. is acquiring German label maker Druckerei Nilles GmbH in a $17.3 million deal.


Jobplex buys plastics-focused executive search firm East Wing Group

December 2, 2014 3:10 pm ET

Jobplex Inc. has acquired East Wing Group Inc., a search firm owned by plastics veteran Russ Riendeau.


Sunco Plastics buys food storage and beverage ware product line

December 2, 2014 12:59 pm ET

Sunco Plastics Inc. is adding a proprietary line of plastic food storage and beverage ware items with the recent acquisition of certain assets from Frye International Corp. of Longview, Texas.


Acquisitions add more tooling capabilities for Flextronics

December 1, 2014 5:12 pm ET

Flextronics International Ltd. subsidiary Lynx Medpak Inc. completed its acquisition of Buffalo Grove, Ill., mold making assets from Berry Plastics Group Inc. on Oct. 31, according to industry sources. Neither Flextronics nor Berry acknowledges the...


Merger to create major player in bioplastics film

December 1, 2014 5:09 pm ET

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA — A proposed merger between two Australian bioplastics companies will create a publicly listed entity with annual sales of almost A$30 million (US$25 million).


PolyOne buys some assets of Accella Performance Materials for $49 million

December 1, 2014 9:13 am ET

PolyOne Corp. said it has acquired specialty assets from Accella Performance Materials, a manufacturer of liquid polymer formulations, for $49 million.


Plastics deal makes Hanwha Korea's largest petrochemical firm

December 1, 2014 4:47 pm ET

South Korea's resin sector has undergone a shake-up, following Seoul-based Hanwha Group's Nov. 26 announcement that it's buying plastics and chemicals assets from Samsung Group and becoming the country's largest petrochemicals maker.


Hexpol acquires Portage Precision Polymers

December 1, 2014 12:35 pm ET

STOCKHOLM — Hexpol AB has acquired the business of Portage Precision Polymers Inc. from founder Doug Hartley and his family.

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