Kohlberg today announced that it completed the acquisition of Bemis Healthcare Packaging Europe for an undisclosed amount.
The U.K.-based Bemis will merge with Kohlberg’s subsidiary and healthcare packaging company Nelipak and will operate under the Nelipak Healthcare Packaging brand.
“We are excited about the addition of the Bemis European Healthcare Packaging business, a great organization with outstanding people and tremendous capabilities and we proudly welcome the team to Nelipak,” president and CEO Mike Kelly said in a press release. “We will leverage the unique capabilities of both organizations to delight our customers with innovative designs, world-class quality and excellent service. This will significantly enhance Nelipak’s capabilities with the addition of flexible packaging alternatives for our global customers.”
“Our recent acquisition of Nelipak represented a platform for growth and consolidation,” Seth Hollander, partner at Kohlberg, said. “The Bemis acquisition provides a unique opportunity to create global scale and diversification across complementary product offerings.”