Logson Group acquiring Cardboard Box Company

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12 Jun 2018 − 

Logson Group has acquired Cardboard Box Company, „one of the UK's finest sheet plants“, ccording to Alex Kelly, CEO of Logson Group.


Logson Group, the UK’s largest independent supplier of corrugated packaging, announces the acquisition of the Cardboard Box Company, an independent sheet plant based in Accrington, Lancashire. The Cardboard Box Company has a turnover of more than £17m and has 90 employees, writes Logson Group. Ken Shackleton Managing Director at the Cardboard Box Company, will continue to lead the business.

Alex Kelly, CEO of Logson Group added; “We are delighted to have finally acquired, what we believe, is one of the UK’s finest sheet plants. The business is well positioned to meet the increasing demands of key high growth sectors including Home Retail, FMCG and POS.”

The Cardboard Box Company will continue to operate as a stand-alone brand within Logson, a UK-based group of corrugated packaging companies. Collectively the Group employs over 1,000 people with a turnover in excess of £200m.

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