Packaging & Display Solutions in Los Angeles
Smurfit Kappa North America LLC (‘SKNA’), a wholly owned subsidiary of Smurfit Kappa Group plc, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the long-established private corrugated sheet plant located in Southern California: Empire Packaging & Displays (‘Empire’).
Empire is located just south of Los Angeles in Carson, CA and focuses on the manufacturing of corrugated packaging and displays. The operations will be integrated into SKNA’s existing platform in the United States and the North of Mexico.
Greg Hall, CEO of SKNA, said: “We are pleased to announce our acquisitions of Empire. I look forward to welcoming their team into Smurfit Kappa. Empire has a great reputation for being agile in terms of ‘speed to market’. The acquisitions further enhance our capacity to provide innovative, insight-led and value enhancing packaging solutions to both current and prospective customers.”
Don Simmons, President of Empire, said: “Empire has been a leading provider of packaging and display solutions in Los Angeles for over 60 years. Our on-site structural and graphic design expertise complements well Smurfit Kappa North America’s existing capabilities. We are excited to be joining Scope Packaging as part of the enlarged footprint of Smurfit Kappa in Southern California.”
With customer satisfaction as our ultimate goal, we quickly and expertly fulfill the packaging needs of clients all across the globe.
Empire Packaging & Displays offers everything from custom design, conventional shipping cartons, colorful point-of-purchase POP displays, industrial packaging, mass-market consumer packaging, folding cartons, skin board, gaylords and much more.