GREEN BAY, WI – November 22, 2019 – Green Bay Packaging Inc. (GBP), announced that it has become a minority owner of CompanyBox. The investment was effective November 22, 2019.
CompanyBox was formed in 2014 by Louie DeJesus and the DeJesus family. They utilize proprietary workflow processes and software to be one of the few companies in the US to have truly mastered the web to print in packaging. CompanyBox is ahead of the curve in their ability to customize, sell and service through the internet. The company is headquartered in Charlotte NC.
“We are very excited about investing in and becoming a minority owner of CompanyBox. Louie DeJesus and the entire CompanyBox team bring innovation, speed-to-market and full customization to the on-line packaging marketplace.” explains Will Kress, President and CEO of Green Bay Packaging. “The CompanyBox family culture is a perfect fit to work alongside our team at GBP.”
Kyle DeJesus, President of CompanyBox added “Green Bay Packaging complements our existing presence as we continue to grow. This is a wonderful opportunity for our business and our clients, and we look forward to partnering with them.” CompanyBox will continue to operate under the leadership of Louie DeJesus.
Bryan Hollenbach, GBP Executive Vice President added, “We are thrilled to be working with the CompanyBox team. They have cutting-edge capabilities and most importantly, an extremely intelligent team that has their ear to the marketplace. We feel the GBP team can help CompanyBox continue their staggering growth rate and be the leader in packaging customization.”
About Green Bay Packaging Inc.
Started in 1933, Green Bay Packaging Inc. is a family-owned, vertically integrated company consisting of corrugated container plants, folding cartons, recycled and virgin linerboard mills, pressure-sensitive label rollstock, specialty converting operations, timberlands, and a sawmill facility. Headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., Green Bay Packaging Inc. is dedicated to innovative development of its products and forestry resources, with a focus on quality, sustainability and continuous improvement throughout all of its manufacturing facilities in 14 states. For more information about Green Bay Packaging Inc., visit www.gbp.com
CompanyBox has been fully tailoring and customizing experiences since 2014. They launched with the aim to disrupt the packaging industry and make custom packaging available to everyone by combining digital printing and digital cutting with the accessibility and reach of the web. Their mission is to set a new standard for print, with packaging products that allow others to build their brand and elevate their presentation in the e-commerce and retail industries. For more information, visit www.companybox.com