KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation was formed in April 2005 by industry veterans to establish operating businesses in the paper, packaging, forest products and related industries. Headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois, our company is a leading North American producer of unbleached kraft paper and corrugated packaging products. In 2015, consolidated net sales grew 21 percent to a record $2.8 billion. As of December 31, 2015, we had approximately 6,400 employees.
KapStone’s paper mills produce a wide spectrum of kraft and recycled products ranging from containerboard, including liner and medium, to kraft papers, saturating kraft and folding carton board. The mill’s product portfolio contains several branded products including KraftPak®, DuraSorb®, TEA-Kraft® and FibreShield® as well as a focus on extensible kraft paper grades and on high-performance, lightweight linerboard. KapStone’s corrugated packaging business offers an array of fully equipped corrugator Box Plants, Sheet Plants and Sheet Feeders providing industrial and retail corrugated packaging solutions for any customer, regardless of size or demands. We have over 3,000 U.S.-based and over 200 export customers.