Packaging Update: Third Quarter 2013
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC
This quarter’s Packaging Update, produced by Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF), summarizes recent transactions within this industry along with information on active buyers, current transaction valuation multiples and an overview of the public market’s perception of the industry.
- Further consolidation occurs in the commercial printing industry.
- The commercial printing industry continues to consolidate, as many companies try to cut costs through economies of scale or differentiate by adding new service lines.
- New sustainability-focused product trends continue to take hold for insulated beverage cups.
- A variety of technologies are being applied to serve evolving insulated beverage cup consumer preferences. Consumer preferences are being reinforced by recent municipal regulations in some parts of the U.S. that ban polystyrene cups.
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