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St. Johns Packaging acquires Amcor Flexibles’ UK bakery packaging business

July 3, 2020
By PrintAction Staff

St. Johns Packaging Ltd., based in Quebec, recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of Amcor Flexibles UK Ltd.’s bakery packaging business in Ilkeston, Derbyshire. The centrally-located facility specializes in printing and wicket bag manufacturing for the UK bakery market.

“Having established a strong competitive position in the North American market, this acquisition will provide us with an opportunity to replicate our business model in the world’s second-biggest bread bag market,” explained Marc Leclair, president and CEO of St. Johns Packaging. “We’re very happy to welcome Ilkeston’s team of highly qualified and experienced employees to the St. Johns Packaging family.”