Oliver buys medical packaging firm CleanCut Technologies

30 January 2019 (Last Updated January 30th, 2019 12:05)

Sterile barrier flexible packaging supplier Oliver Healthcare Packaging has purchased US-based CleanCut Technologies.

Oliver buys medical packaging firm CleanCut Technologies
A 70,000ft2 packaging facility of CleanCut Technologies in Anaheim, California. Credit: Katie Scharff / Oliver Healthcare Packaging.

Sterile barrier flexible packaging supplier Oliver Healthcare Packaging has purchased US-based CleanCut Technologies.

Based in Anaheim, California, CleanCut Technologies offers medical device packaging solutions that are manufactured in Class 7 and Class 8 certified environments.

As part of the deal, Oliver will take control of CleanCut’s packaging product portfolio, featuring patented clipless dispensers for catheters and guidewires, mounting cards, pouches, lids, cartons and shippers.

The deal will also cover design and prototyping, 3D printing, tube flaring, pad printing and contract packaging.

Oliver Healthcare Packaging president and CEO Mike Benevento said: “We are thrilled to extend a warm welcome to the entire CleanCut team.

“Both Oliver and CleanCut are exclusively focused on medical packaging, an important point of differentiation in the packaging industry and one our customers truly appreciate.

“With an impressive product portfolio, their West Coast location, and an exceptional design team, this partnership will deliver the technical expertise, customer service and speed-to-market our customers need to succeed.”

“We see this as an important part of our collective evolution as a leading provider of sterile barrier packaging to the global healthcare industry.”

Oliver will acquire CleanCut’s 70,000ft² packaging facility in California, featuring Class 7 and Class 8 cleanroom manufacturing operations, warehousing and office space.

CleanCut Technologies president Tim Bell said: “There is great collaboration between our two companies, and we see this as an important part of our collective evolution as a leading provider of sterile barrier packaging to the global healthcare industry.

“We look forward to working together to provide the exceptional service and support our customers need to achieve their goals.”

Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, US, Oliver offers pouches, lidding, roll stock and mounting cards to its customers in the healthcare industry.