24-11-2011  Acquisition of Ace Packaging Limited

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 24, 2011) - BELLWYCK Packaging Solutions is pleased to announce the acquisition of Ace Packaging Limited.

Ace specializes in secondary packaging of over the counter and prescription pharmaceuticals as well as health and beauty products. Founded in 1978, Ace operates a state-of-the-art, 30,000 square foot facility located in Mississauga, Ontario.

BELLWYCK's Healthcare Division currently operates a contract packaging facility located in Mississauga, Ontario, which specializes in solid dose primary and secondary packaging of over the counter and prescription pharmaceuticals. Major activities include encapsulation, bottling, blistering, pouching, labelling and cartoning. BELLWYCK also offers full service clinical trial packaging and logistics services. BELLWYCK's Healthcare Division also operates a pharmaceutical folding carton facility in Owen Sound, Ontario and a label facility in Langley, British Columbia.

Jeff Sziklai, CEO of Bellwyck, commented "The acquisition of Ace is a great addition to BELLWYCK. We will now be able to offer the current customers of both Bellwyck and Ace a broader suite of products and services and continue to expand BELLWYCK's one-stop fulfillment concept. We are pleased that Judy Ingram, Owner and President of Ace will continue to be involved with Ace in the future."