Logson Group completes acquisition of Red Rose Packaging
18 Apr 2022
Logson Group, the UK’s largest independent supplier of corrugated packaging and parent company of Boxshop, has announced the acquisition of Red Rose Packaging, an independent sheet plant based in Stockport, Greater Manchester.
The existing management team will remain with the business, continuing to lead Red Rose as a stand-alone business within the Group.
Katie Whitehead, Sales Director at Red Rose Packaging, commented; “We are delighted to have found such an ideal fit. In joining Logson, we have the added security of being part of a larger group with a first-class reputation in our industry. The Logson culture will allow us to maintain our independent flair, backed by the financial strength and scale of the UK’s largest independent corrugated supplier. We have exciting plans for our business and this move will only enhance our offering to both existing and new customers.”
Gareth Stell, Logson Group Sales Director added; “The acquisition of Red Rose Packaging is a clear indication of our continued desire to grow within the UK market. We know the business and the management team well, from our position as a strategic supplier to Red Rose for many years. It is a formula that has served us well with previous acquisitions and I look forward to working with the Red Rose team in developing new growth opportunities
Red Rose Packaging will join the existing Logson Group brands of Board24, Boxes and Packaging, Boxshop, Cases24, Jardin Corrugated and The Cardboard Box Company. Collectively they form a unique mix of companies, offering a full range of corrugated packaging solutions from nineteen locations across the UK.