British Medication Packaging Holdco Limited has announced the acquisition of F.G.Curtis plc, a folding carton manufacturer based in Redhill, Surrey.
Medication Packaging Holdco owns Medica Packaging Limited, a folding cartons and leaflet manufacturer mainly active for the pharmaceutical market.
F.G. Curtis specialises in the manufacture of folding cartons for the cosmetic and beauty markets as well as sustainable packaging. The company will continue to be led by the current management team, headed up by James Williams, Managing Director, Ben Curtis, Commercial Director and Steve Mallet, Sales Director. Gerard Harford and Mark Stokes, Directors of Medication Packaging Holdco Limited and Medica Packaging Limited, will also join the Curtis Board of Directors.
F.G. Curtis and Medica Packaging will continue to trade under the existing names.
"This acquisition is complimentary to the Medica business; the larger group will give both businesses a stronger market presence and there are opportunities to learn from each others strengths,” said Mr Harford.