Canadian Packaging

WestRock completes acquisition of Multi Packaging Solutions

Purchase of value-added packaging leader strengthens WestRock’s portfolio of solutions.

June 8, 2017   by Canadian Packaging staff

NORCROSS, Ga.—WestRock Company, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, has completed the acquisition of Multi Packaging Solutions International Limited.

WestRock refinanced MPS debt as part of the transaction.

“I am excited about our acquisition of MPS, which is an important step in the continuing development of WestRock,” says WestRock chief executive officer  Steve Voorhees. “MPS is a leader in the value-added packaging sector, and the addition of MPS to WestRock strengthens our differentiated portfolio of paper and packaging solutions.”

About WestRock
WestRock partners with customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at


Image purchased via

Print this page

Related Stories

No Comments » for WestRock completes acquisition of Multi Packaging Solutions
1 Pings/Trackbacks for "WestRock completes acquisition of Multi Packaging Solutions"
  1. […] 2016 and 2018, Westrock Co. acquired Cenveo Packaging, the aforementioned MPS, as well as Plymouth Packaging Inc, and Kapstone (a rival pulp and paper […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Category Captains 2021