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Silgan Acquires WestRock’s Dispensing Systems Business

May 1, 2017

Rigid packaging supplier Silgan Holdings Inc. has acquired the dispensing systems business of WestRock Company. It operates a global network of 13 plants across North America, Europe, South America and Asia, and generated sales of approximately $570 million in 2016. The purchase price for the WestRock acquisition was $1.025 billion, subject to adjustments.