Daily News: December 5, 2014

Deloitte Advises AGI-Shorewood Group in Sale

Deloitte Corporate Finance acted as exclusive financial advisor to AGI-Shorewood Group, a portfolio company of Atlas Holdings, in the sale of its North American and Asian Print businesses to Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS). The deal closed on Nov. 21, 2014.

Mike Jackson, chairman, stated, “We are pleased to announce this transaction, which will be beneficial to our customers and our associates throughout North America and Asia. We are proud of the high quality and innovative print packaging we have designed and delivered to leading home entertainment and packaged goods manufacturers in the United States, Canada, Mexico and China. And we believe that MPS will be an excellent home for our associates at our seven plants in these countries.”

“DCF’s relationship with ASG dates back to 2011 when we advised MeadWestvaco Corporation on the sale of AGI, its media and entertainment packaging business, to Atlas. This most recent deal highlights our experience advising on complex cross-border deals in the packaging sector,” said Matthew Seidner, managing director, DCF.

ASG is a specialized global packaging company that provides end-to-end packaging solutions for the world’s premier consumer brands.

AGI-Shorewood Group is a manufacturer of print and packaging solutions.

Multi Packaging Solutions is a global provider of packaging solutions to a diverse customer base across the healthcare, branded consumer and multimedia markets.