Addition of Creative Industria e Comercio Ltda. strengthens INX’s presence in Brazil’s liquid ink segment.
When looking at growth opportunities for packaging, one region where there is excellent potential is Latin and South America, particularly in Brazil. With more than 200 million people, Brazil’s packaging industry has plenty of room to grow.
The opportunity to expand into this potentially lucrative market drove the recent acquisition of Creative Industria e Comercio Ltda., a leading flexo and gravure ink manufacturer in Sao Paulo, Brazil, by INX International Ink Co.
Creative Industria e Comercio Ltda. is a 20-year-old company begun by Pedro Americo Ribeiro. The company has 64 employees and a 107,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Sao Bernardo do Campo – Sao Paulo.
One key to this acquisition and cooperation is the need to supply multinational brands globally.
“Our multinational customers are in Brazil,” Rick Clendenning, INX International Ink Co.’s president and CEO, said. “We had to add resources in Brazil
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