Do mergers and acquisitions point to the flexible packaging industry’s economic vitality? If so, then 2014 activity says the industry is at a level not seen since the recession bottomed out in 2009. Here are two key indicators that emerge from the FPA’s annual State of the U.S. Flexible Packaging Industry Report 2015.
The number of U.S. mergers and acquisitions in 2104 equaled the number in 2007, the last year before the economic nosedive. However, the value of deals are not as high as 2007 levels.