OX Industries announced it has acquired two paper tube plants located in Totowa, New Jersey and Framingham, Massachusetts. The plants were purchased from American Paper Products in Kulpsville, Pennsylvania.
Kevin Hayward, President of OX Industries, said, “American Paper Products has served its loyal customers since 1929 and is one of the oldest family owned paper tube companies in the United States. We are excited to expand our geographic reach and continue to serve America’s customers with excellent quality and offer additional products and services.”
According to OX, the acquisition continues the strategy of vertically aligning nationwide converting production with OX’s paper mills that manufacture high strength, 100% recycled tube and core paperboard.
OX Industries (www.oxindustries.com) is a diversified and vertically integrated manufacturer of 100% recycled paperboard, tubes and cores, and engineered building products. OX is a leader in the uncoated paperboard industry with a capacity to produce over 160,000 tons per year. The company’s vertical integration ensures best quality products and lower, stable costs.