Rusken Expands Footprint: Manchester, TN
Rusken Packaging (“Rusken”) is pleased to announce the completed acquisition of Select Products Inc. (SPI), headquartered in Manchester, TN, approximately 61 miles east of Nashville, TN. This acquisition is effective as of August 29, 2022. Family-owned, SPI has been operating for approximately 14 years with a wide array of corrugated kitting and assembly capabilities. Additionally, SPI has 8 robotic arms that will allow Rusken to increase our efficiency for our customers in the Tennessee market. The SPI team takes pride in their ability to provide customized corrugated packaging solutions and assembled kits specific to their customers’ needs.
“This strategic acquisition is a continuation of our plans to grow our footprint in the Southeast and beyond. Rusken Packaging is committed to improving our processes via new technology so that we can better service our customer base.,” says Rusken VP of Operations, David Ortiz.
SPI and Rusken’s combined growth in Manchester, TN will be led by Rusken’s Tim Hughes, working alongside John Greenwood and Josh Wood, the current management team at SPI. The Rusken team is thrilled to partner with the SPI organization that optimally aligns with our customer-centric approach and culture. This acquisition is part of a strategic focus to expand Rusken’s footprint throughout the Southeast, further growing our existing capabilities and customer base in the Tennessee market.
Please join us in welcoming John Greenwood, Josh Wood, and the entire SPI team, to the Rusken Family!
About Rusken Packaging
Rusken Packaging is a manufacturer of corrugated boxes, covering the Southeast U.S. Operating from facilities in Cullman, AL, Heflin, AL, Luverne, AL, Jackson, TN, Clarksville, TN, Knoxville, TN, Manchester, TN, Charlotte, NC, Cowpens, SC, Atlanta, GA, Conyers, GA, Harrisburg, AR, New Orleans, LA, Jackson, MS and Tupelo, MS, Rusken is one of the largest independent corrugated manufacturers in North America. For over 40 years, our vision has been to provide our customers with the very best quality, value and service in the industry, doing business with people you trust.