Rohrer Corporation, a portfolio company of ShoreView Industries since December 2009, has acquired Transparent Container.
Transparent Container is a designer and manufacturer of high-visibility packaging products, including blister and club packaging, clamshells, and printed plastic and paperboard folding cartons.
The company was founded in 1961 and is headquartered near Chicago in Addison, IL with additional facilities in Georgia, California, and Mexico (www.transparentcontainer.com).
Rohrer is a manufacturer of high-visibility, paperboard and thermoformed plastic consumer packaging including graphically intensive blister, skin, folding carton, high volume board packaging, and clamshell packaging. The company’s customers are active in a range of end markets, including hardware, office supplies, batteries, consumer electronics, automotive aftermarket, consumer products and personal care. Rohrer is headquartered near Akron in Wadsworth, OH and also has production facilities in Buford, GA; Huntley, IL; Mesa, AZ; and Solon, OH (www.rohrer.com).
The buy of Transparent Container is the fourth add-on acquisition by Rohrer under ShoreView ownership. Rohrer has grown to become one of the leaders in the high-visibility packaging market within North America and serves some of the largest consumer packaged goods companies in the world.
ShoreView makes control and minority investments in US-based middle market companies that have revenues from $20 million to $300 million and operating profits from $5 million to $40 million. Sectors of interest include manufacturing, distribution and services. The firm currently has $900 million of capital under management and is based in Minneapolis (www.shoreviewindustries.com).
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