Canadian Packaging

Menasha Packaging announces acquisition of Strine Printing Company

Acquisition enhances graphic packaging capabilities and merchandising solutions.


April 1, 2014
by Canadian Packaging Staff

NEENAH, Wis.—Menasha Packaging Company announced it has acquired Strine Printing Company, Inc. of York, Pennsylvania. Both companies are family-owned; terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

According to Mike Waite, president of Menasha Packaging, “The acquisition of Strine Printing Company strengthens our graphic packaging, merchandising and fulfillment capabilities and supports our operations on the East Coast. Customers continue to value Menasha Packaging’s full-range of packaging materials and services, and with Strine, we will continue to respond to this growing demand.”

“The Strine acquisition is an outstanding strategic fit with Menasha Packaging’s focus on providing point-of-sale expertise to targeted customers. The acquisition will allow Menasha Packaging to deliver a broader offering to Strine and existing Menasha Packaging customers, and represents a key step in expanding both our market presence and base of customers,” said Jim Kotek, president and CEO of Menasha Corporation.

Menasha Corporation is the parent of Menasha Packaging; its other business is ORBIS Corporation. Strine employs approximately 300 people and is located in York, Pa., where it has a manufacturing plant and two warehouses.

About Menasha Packaging
Celebrating 165 years in business, Menasha Packaging Company, LLC, based in Neenah, Wis., is a subsidiary of Menasha Corporation, and it has more than 2,400 employees at locations nationwide. Menasha Packaging is a leading provider of graphic consumer packaging, merchandising solutions, corrugated packaging, food packaging, shipping containers and material handling solutions and is home of the Retail Integration Group. With design, sales service centers, corrugated and paperboard plants located throughout the United States, the company’s mission is to help its customers protect, move and promote their products better than anyone else. Visit its website at www.menashapackaging.com.

About Strine Printing Company
Strine Printing Company, Inc. provides prepress, offset printing, digital printing, finishing, and fulfillment services for the production of commercial and marketing materials, point-of-purchase displays, and folding packaging. Its finishing services include diecutting, die shop, display mounting/finishing, commercial bindery, and film laminating services. The company’s fulfillment services comprise kitting, just-in-time inventory and shipping services. It also offers commercial products and folding cartons. Strine Printing Company, Inc. was founded in 1947 and is based in York, Pennsylvania.






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