Packaging - Executive Summary Q2 2018

Published on: 04/24/2018

Impressive levels of merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the Packaging industry through year-to-date (YTD) 2018 suggests that the industry remains in a consolidation phase following consecutive years of significant deal volume in 2016 and 2017. There have been 38 transactions announced or closed through YTD 2018, compared to 36 in 2016 and 34 in 2017 during the same period. Target companies are experiencing significant interest from a diverse range of strategic and financial buyers. Only two companies, Industrial Container Services and Pack Logix, have announced more than one acquisition in this space during YTD 2018.

Key Contacts

David Bench

Managing Director

Tracy Patch

Director