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Tri-Wall goes for growth with acquisition

L-R: Stuart Ellis, Finance Director, Tri-Wall, UK; Mark Wilcockson, CEO, CCC; Tony Hession, Chairman, CCC: Gavin Peters, CEO, Tri-Wall, UK; Stephen Ridley, Operations Director, Tri-Wall UK: Mike Harley, Managing Director, CCC.

The UK arm of global packaging specialists, Tri-Wall, are continuing their ambitious expansion programe with the acquisition of The Corrugated Case Company, a Derbyshire-based sheet plant manufacturer.

Tri-Wall UK Ltd, with its HQ in Monmouth, has signed a deal to take over CCC located in Chesterfield, with a clear intention to expand operations, invest in equipment and grow jobs.

Founded in 1996, The Corrugated Case Company has become one of the UK’s leading specialists in the design and manufacture of corrugated packaging products. With a frim reputation of quality, innovation and delivering value for its customers, CCC is a great addition to the Tri-Wall portfolio.

Gavin Peters, the UK CEO of Tri-Wall, says: “This is a great opportunity for both CCC and Tri-Wall to expand and grow into a stronger position. With CCC on board, we enlarge our footprint, both geographically and in product range, positioning us as the go-to supplier for all things packaging.”

He adds: “The business and people at CCC are fantastic and we are privileged to have them on board. The energy and enthusiasm I have felt from them throughout this process has been infectious and I cannot wait to start the integration process. We will all be learning from each other to develop better group practices and to provide our customers with even more product range.”

Mark Wilcockson the CEO of CCC, says: “It’s with great delight that we are joining the Tri-Wall UK family.  Throughout the acquisition process it’s been evident that the ethics, ethos and values of our businesses are completely aligned.

We’re very excited for the opportunities that lie ahead for our staff, our suppliers and importantly, our customers both existing and new.  The future shines brightly and we’re delighted to be on the next part of our journey alongside the Tri-Wall UK team.”

Tony Hession, the Chairman of CCC, adds: “At The Corrugated Case Company, we are delighted to pass on our business activities and the future of the business to Tri-Wall UK. This acquisition will be the start of the next phase of development for our company, with all the advantages that being part of a worldwide group will bring.”

Tri-Wall UK now has a turnover of over £60 Million and has plans to grow over the coming months.