Boutwell, Owens & Co., Inc., a local Fitchburg, MA manufacturer of printed paperboard retail and specialty packaging has acquired the assets of Guynes Printing of Texas, and formed a new corporation, Guynes Packaging and Printing of Texas, LLC, A Boutwell Owens Company.
Boutwell, privately held since 1887, is already a nationally respected packaging manufacturer with an impressive international client base.
This move provides new capabilities and product line extensions into Labels, and commercial printing services, as well as a site on the busiest border town in the USA, with direct access to the Maquiladora and central Mexican markets, which are a hotbed of manufacturing activity for US Companies.
This move enhances our solid Massachusetts base and prepares our company to compete in the southwestern market as well as to service a large existing customer book inside Mexico currently.
Ward McLaughlin will serve as President of the new company with Brian Jansson serving as Vice President of Finance and Administration, William Lorenz as Vice President of Operations, and William Hodges as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. All four men serve in identical roles with the parent company, Boutwell Owens. Questions should be directed to Ward McLaughlin, President at 978-343-3067. www.boutwellowens.com, www.guynesprinting.com