REDWOOD CITY, CALIF. — Free-Flow Packaging International Inc. of Redwood City has added another cushioning material to its offerings by purchasing the assets of FastTrack Packaging Systems of Horsham, Pa.
FP International will maintain the FastTrack brand identity and provide proprietary equipment without charge to customers actively buying kraft paper void-fill and cushioning materials. FastTrack supplies systems and materials that others manufacture.
The acquisition extends FP's line of protective interior packaging products, which includes recycled polystyrene and cornstarch loose-fill, polyethylene foam sheet and planks, and air-bag cushioning.
FP did not disclose terms of the March 30 deal with FastTrack's parent firm, FT Acquisition LP.
FP will consolidate corporate functions in Redwood City and maintain a customer service office in Horsham. FP has seven factories in the United States and four in Europe, plus a licensee in Australia.