Acquisition of Jachts Columbia Can
In June 2017, Champion acquired Jachts Columbia Can, a company located in Paterson, NJ which had been distributing packaging containers since its founding in 1987. As one of the premier distributors in the northeast, Jachts had built an excellent reputation that resembled Champion’s own thanks to the leadership of its founder and his emphasis on developing a customer-centric organization.
Acquisition of Yankee Containers
In June 2017, Champion acquired Yankee Containers, a company located in North Haven, CT which had been distributing packaging containers since its founding in 1972.As a multigenerational business, the company thrived by serving small local businesses and growing with them. Yankee also positioned itself to serve Internet customers with a significant investment in the required infrastructure and expertise.
Acquisition of New Location in Suffield, CT
In December 2016, Champion Container relocated its Enfield, CT facility to a newly acquired 80,000 sq. ft. warehouse at 5 Firestone Drive, Suffield, CT 06078. This new location enables Champion to better serve its customers as it expands into the New England market.
Acquisition of AB Container, Inc.
In September 2015, Champion Container acquired AB Container, Inc., a company located in Enfield, CT which had been distributing packaging containers since its founding in 1983. The founder of AB, a former associate of Champion, modeled his company and its business philosophy on the ‘Champion way’. With the Champion business spirit already a foundation of the company, it is a pleasure for us to welcome AB back in our family.
Acquisition of Canpak Incorporated
In April 2015, Champion Container acquired Canpak Incorporated, a company located in Rosedale, MD which had been distributing packaging containers since its founding in 1961. The two companies share identical visions based on their founders’ belief that excellent customer service is paramount to success.