Market Overview

Sealed Air Acquires AFP


Acquisition Expands Sealed Air's Protective Packaging Solutions in
Key Markets

Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) has further expanded its solutions
portfolio and design capabilities with the acquisition of AFP, Inc., a
leading, privately held fabricator of foam, corrugated, molded pulp and
wood packaging solutions. The sale closed August 1, 2018. Sealed Air
will discuss the acquisition during its second
quarter 2018 earnings conference call
 Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 10
a.m. ET.

AFP specializes in custom-engineered protective packaging for retail,
e-commerce and direct shipping applications. Acquiring the company will
allow Sealed Air to better position its fabricated foam innovations such
as EcoPure, a sustainable solution made from plant-based resin. AFP
generated $125 million in net sales in 2017 and operates six facilities
across the U.S. with further presence in Asia and Mexico. Founded in
1978, it employs 260 and is headquartered in Pflugerville, Texas.

"With the acquisition of AFP, coupled with our 2017 acquisition
of Fagerdala
, Sealed Air will further expand its capability to
provide fabricated designs directly to customers in markets such as
electronics and transportation," said Kenneth P. Chrisman, President of
Sealed Air's Product Care division. "Sealed Air will also continue to
leverage its established network of strategic fabricator partners, which
remains an integral part of the company's strategy to deliver custom
high-performance, sustainable packaging solutions."

About Sealed Air

Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging
solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in
the face of today's biggest social and environmental challenges. Our
portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac®
brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap® brand
cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and
protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated
$4.5 billion in sales in 2017 and has approximately 15,000 employees who
serve customers in 122 countries. To learn more, visit

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