In Out of the box, Packaging

(Fredonia, WI) Mark Smiley, CEO of Badger Paperboard – a chipboard converting company headquartered in Fredonia, Wisconsin – today announces the acquisition of Falcon Packaging in Houston, Texas.


The addition of Falcon Packaging’s full converting and warehousing facilities in Houston will expand Badger’s footprint and production capabilities. Currently, Badger Paperboard operates from four strategically located facilities across the nation, with services extending from Canada to Mexico.


“We’re thrilled to be able to offer greater benefits to our customers through this acquisition,” says Chad Kravick, Vice President of Badger Paperboard. “Our new Houston operation will provide more production and warehousing capacity, which means we can turn product around more quickly – especially for our Texas and Southwestern customers.”

Established in 2003, Falcon Packaging & Converting’s warehousing facility is capable of maintaining an inventory minimum of 800 tons. Paperboard is converted onsite into a wide range of board grades and calipers, and kraft paper is slit and rolled into standard sizes.

In addition to gaining the business’s existing warehousing facilities and footprint, Badger will be adding a new Kornerguard machine to the location to better serve customers.

“We’re especially looking forward to connecting with Houston customers who previously relied on Falcon,” says Kravick. “Badger is bringing our streamlined processes, exceptional customer service, and competitive pricing with us. I’m confident that customers will find a lot to love about working with Badger!”

For more information about Badger Paperboard, contact Chad Kravick at

About Badger Paperboard

Badger Paperboard is the nation’s leading supplier of paperboard products, with regional facilities that enable fast turnaround times. Customers and distribution partners receive custom chipboard quotes for the sheets, pads and guards required for safe, effective industrial packaging and shipping nationwide.

About Falcon Packaging & Converting

Established in 2003, Falcon Packaging & Converting is a privately owned business headquartered in Houston, Texas, and focused on custom paperboard for all grades of paperboard. The company is an established regional leader in the manufacturing of pallet sheets, tier sheets, slip sheets and printers chipboard.

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