Profile: Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY.N)
Berry Plastics Group, Inc., incorporated on November 18, 2005, is a provider of plastic consumer packaging and engineered materials. The Company offers a range of products, including specialty closures, prescription vials, specialty films, adhesives, corrosion protection materials, as well as drink cups, thin-wall containers and bottles. The Company has three segments: Health, Hygiene and Specialties; Consumer Packaging, and Engineered Materials. The Company sells its products to end markets, such as healthcare, personal care, and food and beverage. The Company's Health, Hygiene and Specialties segment includes the personal care films and international business. Its Consumer Packaging segment consists of the food and consumer films business, and the custom shrink films business. Its Engineered Material segment includes the converter films business. The Company has manufacturing and distribution centers in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Belgium, France, Australia, Germany, Brazil, Malaysia, India, China and the Netherlands.
The Company manufactures a range of container products, and offers them in various styles with accompanying lids, bails and handles, as well as a range of decorating options. It provides thermoformed polypropylene (PP) and injection-molded plastic drink cups in the United States. It manufactures plastic cups for quick service and family dining restaurants, convenience stores, stadiums and retail stores. It produces a range of continuous-thread and child-resistant closures, as well as aerosol overcaps. It sells closures to end markets, including household chemical, healthcare, food and beverage, and personal care. It focuses on vitamin and nutritional markets, as well as the prescription container market. It offers a range of extruded and laminate tubes of various sizes. It supplies extruded plastic squeeze tubes in the United States.
The Company is a provider of anti-corrosion products to infrastructure, rehabilitation and pipeline projects around the world. The products are used in oil, gas and water supply, and construction applications. The Company is a manufacturer of cloth and foil tape products. Its tape products include a range of splicing and laminating tapes, flame-retardant tapes, vinyl-coated and carton sealing tapes, electrical, double-faced cloth, masking, mounting, original equipment manufacturer (OEM), and medical and specialty tapes. Its tape products are sold through distributors and directly to end users for industrial; heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC); automotive; construction, and retail market applications. It sells a portfolio of polyethylene-based film products to end users in the retail markets. Its products include drop cloths and retail trash bags. It offers polyvinyl chloride (PVC) meat film. Its products are used to wrap meats, poultry and produce for supermarket applications. In addition, it offers a range of boxed products for food service and retail sales. It sells trashcan liners and food bags for offices, restaurants, schools, hospitals, hotels, municipalities and manufacturing facilities. It manufactures hand and machine-wrap stretch films and custom shrink films, which are used to prepare products and packages for storage and shipping.
The Company offers barrier and multilayer film products, as well as finished flexible packages, such as pouches. The Company is a supplier of component and packaging films used for personal care hygiene applications sold in North America and Latin America. It is a converter of printed bags, pouches and rollstock. It is a supplier of printed film products for the bakery, tortilla and frozen vegetable markets. It also manufactures barrier films used for cereal, cookie, cracker and dry mix packages that are sold to food manufactures. It manufactures coated and laminated products for a range of packaging applications, as well as a range of made-to-order film products.
The Company competes with Silgan, Aptar, Reynolds, AEP, Intertape, 3M, Clopay, Tredegar and Bemis.
Berry Plastics Group Inc
101 Oakley St,
PO Box 959
EVANSVILLE IN 47710-1237