Greif, Inc., global leader in industrial packaging, is purchasing Lee Container. Greif, headquartered in Delaware, Ohio, is an American manufacturing company with over 16,000 employees worldwide. The transaction is expected to close in December.
Lee Container in Centerville made an energy efficient choice when it needed to rebuild and re-roof its facility after a tornado. By adding more insulation, Lee Container is reducing energy consumption, and saving money on its monthly energy bill while also earning a $137,134 rebate from Alliant Energy.
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds visited Centerville to join Lee Container President Robert Varnedoe for a ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Curious Kids Day Care Center, made possible by financial support from the Lee Container Group.
Lee Container President Robert Varnedoe announced today that a former elementary school building in Centerville will be converted into a day care facility to serve the families of Lee Container employees, as well as Centerville area families.
CENTERVILLE, IOWA — Lee Container Corporation has received Syngenta’s "2015 Partners in Quality" award for the eighth year in a row. On May 10th, a delegation of Syngenta officials presented the award at Lee Container’s plant in Centerville, IA during a luncheon for employees, community leaders and key suppliers from around the country.