Rand-Whitney Packaging LLC, a subsidiary of Rand-Whitney Container and a Kraft Group company, and AGlobal Solutions (AGS), today announced they have executed an agreement to form a joint venture operating under the brand, UN1F1ED2 Global Packaging Group (UGPG).
In a joint statement, the companies said, “As the regional leaders in highly engineered protective packaging, this strategic joint venture will allow us to better support our customers with broader capabilities while expanding our reach and responsiveness globally. We are truly excited about the opportunities this partnership will yield and the service and products we will be able to provide through the combined companies.”
About the Kraft Group
The Kraft Group, headquartered in Foxborough, Mass., is the holding company for the Kraft family’s various businesses, with concentrated interests in five areas: paper and packaging manufacturing and the distribution of forest products; sports and entertainment; real estate and development; private equity investing and philanthropy. Together, Rand-Whitney Container and International Forest Products conduct business in more than 90 countries and form one of the largest privately-owned paper,
packaging and distribution companies in the world, trading more than 4 million tons of pulp and paper grades annually. The Kraft Group’s sports and entertainment division features Gillette Stadium, New England’s premier concert and entertainment venue and home to the National Football League’s fivetime Super Bowl champion New England Patriots and Major League Soccer’s New England Revolution. For more information, visit www.thekraftgroup.com.
Established in 1988 and headquartered in Sutton, Mass., AGS has grown to be recognized as a leading global supplier of protective packaging products and has built an unmatched reputation providing customers with the highest levels of craftmanship, dependable service and consistent quality, with a commitment for continous improvement. AGS owns and operates multiple factories around the world. For more information, visit www.aglobalsolutions.net.