Omaha, Neb. (October 4th, 2021). Airlite Plastics Co. acquired Cosmetic Specialties International, LLC on October 1st, 2021, expanding its industry presence into cosmetic packaging products.

Cosmetic Specialties International (CSI), a privately held company located in Oxnard, CA, has been serving the cosmetics industry since 1978. CSI is a leading U.S. manufacturer of injection molded jars, caps, liners and closures made from both traditional plastics and recycled resins. Additionally, CSI provides end-to-end packaging services such as product design, tooling development, and in-house decorating.

“We are incredibly excited for the future with CSI,” said Brad Crosby, Airlite President & CEO. “The addition of CSI allows us to add new product lines to our performance packaging division while expanding our geographic footprint. The team in Oxnard shares our core values of over serving the customer through the development of quality, innovative products.”

CSI will continue to operate out of their current location in Oxnard with the local leadership, led by Chris Gedwed, remaining in place.


About Airlite Plastics Co.:
Airlite Plastics is a privately held, family owned and operated manufacturer of performance packaging. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska and founded in 1946, the Airlite product portfolio has expanded to consist of in-mold labeled and printed containers and lids for the food industry, drink cups, Measurex® scoops, polystyrene & KODIAKOTTON® insulated shippers, TRUEGRID® permeable pavers, Fox Blocks® insulated concrete form (ICF) building blocks, and other custom plastic products.