August 4, 2014

HAVI and Victory Packaging Announce Corrugated Packaging Alliance

"HAVI and Victory Packaging Announce
 Corrugated Packaging Alliance"


Monday, August 4, 2014

HAVI Global Solutions and Victory Packaging Announce 
Corrugated Packaging Alliance

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (August 4, 2014) -- HAVI Global Solutions, LLC (HGS), the Chicago-based professional services company, and Victory Packaging, the full-service North American packaging solutions company, today announced a strategic alliance covering the corrugated packaging sector.

The strategic alliance will cover the transfer of Beth Powers, Vice President, Corrugated Packaging Services, and Rick Klare, Vice President, Business Development, and their corrugated team, from HGS to Victory Packaging along with multiple strategic accounts. The alliance positions Victory Packaging with a strong foothold to grow in the foodservice market; and enables them to build on the existing customer relationships that the corrugated packaging team has developed across numerous industries.

Dan Musachia, President of HAVI Global Solutions, said: “We are delighted that Victory Packaging will be able to use their extensive infrastructure to help grow the corrugated packaging offer that Beth, Rick and the team provide to a wide range of valued customers. We expect to develop future collaborations that will benefit customers across North America, Mexico, and beyond.”

""The alliance with HAVI Global Solutions significantly increases Victory Packaging’s presence in the foodservice market and affords us an international presence through existing HGS relationships,” added Benjamin Samuels, Chief Executive Officer of Victory Packaging.

About Victory Packaging 

Based in Houston, TX, Victory Packaging has more than 65 warehouses and distribution facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico, and operates in California under the company name of Golden State Container. Nationwide, Victory Packaging is the only national distributor company specialized in solving packaging complexities and finding total cost reductions associated with packaging for its clients. Victory Packaging provides just-in-time delivery and inventory management to a diverse customer base. Its national network includes more than 6 million square feet of warehouse space and approximately 400 delivery vehicles. Victory Packaging is a privately-held limited partnership and employs approximately 1,400 people. For more information visit