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Thiele Technologies Announces Acquisition of Hudson-Sharp Machinery

August 24, 2009
Larry Smith, president and CEO of Thiele Technologies Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-speed integrated packaging equipment solutions headquartered in Minneapolis, has announced the acquisition of Hudson-Sharp Machinery Co. of Green Bay, WI, and Brussels, Belgium, a world leader in the design and manufacture of plastic bag machinery, pouch-making equipment and reclosable packaging solutions. This will be Thiele Technologies’ sixth acquisition in four years, which have combined to create one of the largest and most well-balanced providers of comprehensive end-of-line packaging equipment solutions for a broad range of domestic and international markets.
 
Commenting on the acquisition, Smith said, “The acquisition of Hudson-Sharp Machinery Co. by Thiele Technologies combines Hudson-Sharp’s market-leading technology and large customer base with the stability and balance of Thiele’s product lines. We are very excited about joining forces with the Hudson-Sharp Machinery Co., a highly respected equipment company, and expanding into many new markets. The Hudson-Sharp acquisition positions Thiele Technologies as the premier manufacturer of film converting and bag-packaging equipment. The opportunities for further growth through the sharing of best practices and leading technologies are very exciting.”
 
For more information, visit www.thieletech.com.