FBFK Law Closes Acquisition Deal: Specialty Packaging Distributor Acquires Contract Packaging Leader AmeriPac

DALLAS (April 22, 2024) – After months of negotiation, Dallas-based FBFK Law Firm announced the strategic acquisition of its client, contract packaging and turnkey fulfillment solutions leader AmeriPac, LLC, and AmeriPac Pennsylvania, LLC by specialty value-added packaging distributor Veritiv. Led by FBFK Transactional Shareholder/Attorney Michael Walenciak, the deal closed for an undisclosed amount.

According to Walenciak, Dallas-based, family-owned AmeriPac was purchased by Atlanta-based, private equity-owned Veritiv, to strengthen Veritiv’s position in the industry.

As detailed in a Veritiv news release announcing the deal, CEO Sal Abbate said “The acquisition of the AmeriPac business complements our recent acquisition of Vivabox Solutions and will further enhance Veritiv’s end-to-end kitting and co-packing capabilities…[It] advances our effort to create a national platform combining our leadership in packaging distribution, commercial operations, automation, and design and testing.”

AmeriPac CEO Greg Wren added: “Joining the Veritiv team represents an opportunity to expand our services and our reach through Veritiv’s established commercial infrastructure, packaging procurement and distribution expertise, and enhanced design and testing capabilities.”

The transaction signifies a significant milestone for both Veritiv and AmeriPac, positioning them for future growth and success in the packaging industry and laying the foundation for a strong and prosperous business for years to come.  Founded in 1989, AmeriPac has locations in Dallas and Mechanicsburg, Pa.