Nelipak® Corporation Acquires Medical Thermoformer

CRANSTON, R.I. — April 3rd, 2017 — Nelipak® Corp. announced that it has closed on the acquisition of Computer Designs Inc., a thermoforming company based in Whitehall, Pa.  The business will be owned by Nelipak and operate under the name of Nelipak® Healthcare Packaging.

Computer Designs is a manufacturer of thermoformed rigid packaging primarily for the medical market whose customers include some of the best known medical device and pharmaceutical customers in the United States and Latin America. Computer Designs has manufacturing operations in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Arizona, and Puerto Rico. The company’s packaging products include trays, clamshells, and blisters. Under the Nelipak® Healthcare Packaging brand, Computer Designs will further develop its thermoformed packaging products and service capabilities for the healthcare market.  The employees and suppliers of Computer Designs have played an integral role in the company’s success and will continue to do so in the future.

This acquisition strengthens Nelipak’s commitment to the North American healthcare market and will allow Nelipak to take advantage of growth opportunities in North America, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the broader Caribbean regions. Computer Designs’ customers will have access to Nelipak’s award winning design teams and modern cleanroom manufacturing throughout its global locations.

A 60-year brand, Nelipak is a global leader in the healthcare thermoformed packaging industry with a world-class reputation for innovation, quality, and service.  Nelipak continues to invest in best-in-class manufacturing and cleanroom facilities delivering high quality packaging to leading medical device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies.

“We are excited about our acquisition of Computer Designs. Scott McKeever, the founder of Computer Designs, has spent 30 years building a great company with outstanding people and tremendous capabilities and we proudly welcome the Computer Designs team to Nelipak,” said Mike Kelly, president and CEO of Nelipak. “We will leverage the unique capabilities of both organizations to delight our customers with innovative designs, world class quality, and excellent service.”

Posted April 3rd, 2017

Source: Nelipak® Corporation