Berry Plastics Group Inc was established in 1967. The Company is a provider of plastic consumer packaging and engineered materials. Its products include specialty closures, prescription vials, specialty films, adhesives, corrosion protection materials, as well as drink cups, thin-wall containers, and bottles. It sells its products predominantly into stable, consumer-oriented end-markets, such as healthcare, personal care, and food and beverage. Through November 2015 its business was organized into four operating divisions: Rigid Open Top, Rigid Closed Top, (which together make up its Rigid Packaging business), Engineered Materials, and Flexible Packaging. In November 2015, the Company reorganized into three operating segments: Health, Hygiene and Specialties, Consumer Packaging, and Engineered Materials. The Health, Hygiene and Specialties segment will include the recently acquired Avintiv business and personal care films and international business that historically reported in its Flexible Packaging segment. The Consumer Packaging segment will consist of its historical Rigid Open Top segment, Rigid Closed Top segment, the food and consumer films business that historically reported in its Flexible Packaging segment, and the custom shrink films business that was historically reported in the Engineered Materials segment. The Engineered Material segment will include the old Engineered Material segment, excluding the custom shrink films business, and the converter films business that was historically reported in Flexible Packaging segment. The Rigid Packaging business products portfolio consists of Containers, Foodservice, Closures and Overcaps, Bottles and Prescription Containers, and Tubes. The Engineered Materials business product portfolio consists of Corrosion Protection Products, Tape Products, Retail Bags, PVC Films, Institutional Can Liners, and Stretch and Shrink Films. The Flexible Packaging business product portfolio consists of Personal Care Films, Food and Consumer Films, Converter Film.
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