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ProAmpac Completes Acquisition of Coating Excellence International

Paul, Weiss client Wellspring Capital Management LLC announced that its portfolio company ProAmpac has completed its previously announced acquisition of Coating Excellence International (CEI), a flexible packaging and technical products company. CEI specializes in wide web extrusion coating and laminating of film, foil, paper, board and nonwovens and will enhance ProAmpac's already robust extrusion lamination capabilities. ProAmpac, recently formed by Wellspring through the merger of Prolamina Corporation and Ampac Packaging LLC, is a leading global flexible packaging company operating primarily under the Prolamina, Ampac and Tulsack brands. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Angelo Bonvino, Chuck Googe, Brad Finkelstein and partner elect Claudine Meredith-Goujon and counsel David Harris, Marta Kelly, Didier Malaquin and Christopher Poggi; tax partner Scott Sontag; employee benefits partner Lawrence Witdorchic; real estate partner Peter Fisch; and environmental counsel William O'Brien.

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