Saxco Acquires Square Peg Packaging and Printing

Philadelphia, PA — Saxco International, LLC the market leader in the distribution of rigid packaging for the liquor, wine and beer industries announced today that it has acquired Square Peg Packaging and Printing, LLC. Saxco’s partnerships with North American glass, plastic and closure manufacturers, and their unparalleled sourcing capability allow them to deliver a wide array of solutions to their customers packaging needs.

Square Peg Packaging and Printing, LLC designs and supplies glass containers as well as a variety of customized packaging materials and commercial printing.  The wide array of industries served includes brewing and beverage, electronics, food processing, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and general manufacturing.  The company also provides value added services such as assembly, kitting, contract packaging, design and prototyping.  Square Peg, LLC delivers innovative marketing ideas and specializes in improving brand differentiation and consistency for its clients.  Founded in 2007, the company has been listed on the national Inc Magazine Fastest Growing Private Companies list for the past four years and operates facilities in San Diego, CA and Phoenix, AZ.

“Square Peg is an exciting addition to the Saxco team. It solidifies our strategy for custom packaging and services for the beer and beverage industry in Southern California, the Square Peg team brings with them particular expertise in printing and contract packaging that is truly additive to our model”, stated Matthew Malenfant, CEO.   “We look forward to integrating that expertise with the Saxco scale and services to bring more value to our mutual customers.”

John Kellogg, President of Square Peg stated, “Square Peg is thrilled to join forces with Saxco International, Together, we have the ability to take our customers branding to the next level and deliver creative ideas to differentiate them in an increasingly crowded retail environment.”

Financial details of this acquisition remain confidential.

About Saxco  

Saxco International, LLC, “Your clear choice for premium packaging solutions” has more than 25 years of industry experience, providing a broad range of packaging products and services to the spirits, wine, beer and food industries.  In addition to supplying packaging enhancement products, the company’s services include expert consultation, from development to design, as well as customized services for packing.  Saxco is headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with offices and warehouses in Louisville Kentucky, Oakland, Fairfield and Napa California, Vancouver, Washington, Tampa, Florida, Toronto, Ontario Cincinnati, OH, Mountainside NJ, Statesville NC, Chambersburg PA and Qingdao, China.