Evergreen Packaging opening headquarters in Memphis, hiring 70

NASHVILLE — Evergreen Packaging officials announced the company will locate its global headquarters in Memphis, investing $915,000 and create 70 jobs in Shelby County. For career information, click here.

Evergreen Packaging will combine with its sister companies Closure Systems International (CSI) and Graham Packaging Company (Graham) into one consolidated global headquarters in Memphis. Together, the three companies comprise 127 global manufacturing facilities in 36 countries, 14,000 employees and revenues of approximately $5.5B annually. In order to accommodate the headquarters consolidation in Memphis, the company plans on adding additional square footage to its current facility.

Evergreen is the leading manufacturer of fresh carton packaging for beverage products, primarily serving the juice and milk markets and also provides a variety of paper-based products for commercial printing. Closure Systems International is the leading manufacturer of packaging closures and fitments.  Graham Packaging is a global leader in plastic bottles and packaging solutions.

“We welcome Evergreen Packaging to Memphis and thank them for creating 70 new jobs in Shelby County,” Governor Bill Haslam said. “It is not taken lightly when a company chooses to locate its global headquarters in our state.”

“This is our third headquarters announcement statewide in three weeks and I am excited that Evergreen Packaging has decided to call Tennessee home,” Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd said. “

Photo courtesy of Evergreen Packaging

Source: Tennessee Department of Community and Economic Development


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