Sonoco Products acquires Clear Pack

DeRosa, Angie
December 2006
Plastics News;12/4/2006, Vol. 18 Issue 40, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Sonoco Products Co. has announced to acquire privately held container maker Clear Pack Co. The move will give Sonoco a presence in food-service products. The deal complements Sonoco's beverage-focused rigid plastics business. Clear Pack operates a 240,000-square-foot plant in Franklin Park, Illinois and has roughly $45 million in sales with 120 employees.


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