GATEWAY PACKAGING COMPANY ACQUIRES APEX BAG COMPANY
Gateway Packaging Company headquartered in St Louis, MO today announced the acquisition of Apex Bag Company located in Wapakoneta Ohio giving the company four locations from which they can service customers. The newly acquired Ohio plant previously owned by Michael Brady, President of Apex manufactures multiwall bags and other printed packaging products. This plant will join the company’s other locations, including their Granite City, Illinois plant and two Kansas City, MO locations from which Gateway Packaging Company delivers quality packaging to its clients.
Gateway Packaging Company CEO Omar Abuaita stated: “The addition of the Apex Bag Company strengthens our ability to service our growing list of Consumer Products Customers. We welcome Michael Brady and all his Apex Bag employees to our Gateway Packaging Company Family”. The former Apex manufacturing facility will continue current operations and will add additional manufacturing assets as well as additional employees to grow its capacity to service current Gateway and Apex customers. Michael Brady, who will join the Gateway Management Team stated: “We are extremely excited to join forces with the Gateway Packaging team. Our two well established companies fit nicely together and are well positioned to serve the Flexible and Paper Packaging Markets”. Gateway Packaging Company services many Fortune 100 Consumer Products Companies throughout the United States. Gateway Packaging Company manufactures Pre-Formed Stand Up and Flat Bottomed Pouches, Quad Bags, Multiwall and SOS Paper Bags. They also produce Hybrid and Woven Bags, Lidding, Labels, Roll Stock and Chubb Film items.