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NEW YORK - July 10, 2014 - Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS), a leader in value-added print and packaging for the branded consumer, cosmetics, healthcare, premium drinks, and entertainment markets has acquired Armstrong Packaging, a UK producer of specialty rigid boxes.

The acquisition expands the company’s global platform for luxury packaging, gift sets, travel retail, and commemorative editions.

New York, NY:  In February 2014, Chesapeake and Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS) merged to form a leading global packaging business.  Since then, we have given much consideration to the name and branding of the dynamic new entity.

After reviewing a wide range of options, we have decided to unify the company under the Multi Packaging Solutions name, supported by the exciting new logo above.  All existing Chesapeake locations along with Cartondruck, Jet and IPS will adopt the Multi Packaging Solutions name over the coming months.

Roosters: Free Range Beers from Yorkshire

MPS Bristol has produced a range of labels for Roosters Brewery, Knaresborough which have helped secure two awards at the recent Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) ceremony, held in Sheffield. The brewery beat its rivals to scoop ‘highly commended’ in the ‘Best Range of Bottle Labels’ and ‘Best Total Design Concept’ categories.

Over the years, MPS Bristol has developed its services to the independent brewery market, building a large client base and a coveted reputation for quality and innovation.

New York, NY: Multi Packaging Solutions / Chesapeake (MPS/CSK), a leader in print and packaging for the branded consumer, healthcare, and multi-media markets has acquired Integrated Printing Solutions (IPS) and Jet Lithocolor (Jet) to create a comprehensive end-to-end solution for the credit, debit, gift, loyalty, and insurance card markets.

The acquisitions solidify the company’s market position by adding a full complement of card production capabilities to their existing creative services, decorative technologies, and sustainable solutions.

NEW YORK – December 4, 2013 – Multi Packaging Solutions, Inc. (“MPS”) announced today that it is seeking consent to proposed amendments, as revised by new proposed amendments, to certain provisions of the indenture (the “Indenture”) governing its 8.500% Senior Notes due 2021 (the “Notes”), as well as an increased consent fee as set forth below.  The new proposed amendments are in addition to and supplement the proposed amendments in the previously announced consent solicitation related to the Notes.

MPS has increased the consent fee payable to consenting holders from $10.00 for each $1,000 in

NEW YORK – November 21, 2013 – Multi Packaging Solutions, Inc. (“MPS”) announced today that, in connection with the previously announced entry into the combination agreement with Chesapeake Services Limited (“Chesapeake”), MPS is soliciting consents from holders of its 8.500% Senior Notes due 2021 (the “Notes”) to approve amendments (the “Proposed Amendments”) to certain provisions of the indenture (the “Indenture”) governing the Notes.

The adoption of the Proposed Amendments requires the consent of holders of at least a majority in principal amount of the then outstanding Notes voting as a

LONDON AND NEW YORK – November 19, 2013 – Chesapeake Services Limited (“Chesapeake”) and Multi Packaging Solutions, Inc. (“MPS”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge the two businesses. This merger of equals will create a leading global provider of print-based specialty packaging. The combined company will have sales of more than $1.4 billion on a pro forma basis, employ over 7,000 people throughout the world, and operate from more than 50 manufacturing facilities on three continents.

New York, NY - August 19, 2013: Multi Packaging Solutions, Inc. (“MPS”), a leading supplier of print-based specialty packaging, announced today that investment funds affiliated with Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC, together with MPS management completed their previously announced acquisition of MPS from Irving Place Capital.

New York NY:  Multi Packaging Solutions, a leader in print, packaging, and labels for the beverage, cosmetics, consumer, healthcare, and entertainment markets announces its latest breakthrough in pressure sensitive labels.

Under development for over 12 months, the new wood veneer labels debut with the launch of Jim Beam’s Limited Edition American Stillhouse Clermont Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey.  Made from cherry veneer and digitally printed at Multi Packaging Solutions’ facility in Lansing, MI the labels evoke the iconic barrels in which the bourbon is aged. 

“The prospect of making a label that

NEW YORK - July 8, 2013 - Madison Dearborn Partners announced today that it has agreed to buy Multi Packaging Solutions ("MPS"), a leading supplier of print-based specialty packaging, from Irving Place Capital. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Multi Packaging Solutions is a manufacturer of high-quality printed folding cartons, labels, and inserts for customers in the healthcare, consumer, and media end markets.