OX Industries president Kevin Hayward says, “American Paper Products has served its loyal customers since 1929 and is one of the oldest family owned, paper-tube companies in the United States. We are excited to expand our geographic reach and continue to serve America’s customers with excellent quality and offer additional products and services.”
This acquisition continues the strategy of vertically aligning nationwide converting production with OX's paper mills that manufacture high-strength, 100% recycled tube and core paperboard. OX Industries is a diversified and vertically integrated manufacturer of 100% recycled paperboard, tubes and cores, and engineered building products. OX is a leader in the uncoated paperboard industry with a capacity to produce over 160,000 tons yearly; its vertical integration ensures best quality products and lower, stable costs, the supplier says.