Corporate strategy: Hood Container to buy Columbus, OH-based Cardinal Container
OAKLAND, CA, March 9, 2018 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Hood Container entered into an agreement to acquire Cardinal Container, a Columbus, OH-based full-service box plant, in a deal expected to close Mar. 30, the company announced.
Cardinal Container is a family-owned independent converter that has been operating since 1972.
"Cardinal's location in Columbus and the Midwest extends our reach for corrugated packaging services further into the growing crossroads of the North Central US and provides easy reach of supply from Hood's southern mills," Hood Pres/COO Charlie Hodges said in the release.
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