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Orbis Corp. acquires Response Packaging in Piedmont

Staff Report //April 3, 2018//

Orbis Corp. acquires Response Packaging in Piedmont

Staff Report //April 3, 2018//

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Reusable packaging company Orbis Corp. has acquired Response Packaging, headquartered in Piedmont. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Included in the acquisition are Response Packaging design, testing and manufacturing facilities in Piedmont, Greenville, Auburn Hills, Mich. and León, Mexico, according to a news release. Orbis Corp. is headquartered in Oconomowoc, Wis.

Response Packaging will operate and be branded as a part of Orbis Corp., the release said.

“This acquisition brings us talented people, efficient plants and strong capabilities in geographic areas where Orbis wants to grow,” said Bill Ash, president of Orbis Corp., in the release. “Response Packaging is strongly aligned with Orbis in areas like supply chain expertise, innovation and customer knowledge.”

Response Packaging has 245 employees in the U.S. and Mexico and serves the automotive and industrial markets with custom dunnage designed for part protection. Additionally, it specializes in fabricated steel rack and dunnage systems for the safe and efficient transport of vehicle components in the supply chain.