Katten represented GE Antares, a unit of GE Capital, in the $1.3 billion senior credit facility it provided to NOVOLEX, a Wind Point Partners portfolio company and industry leading manufacturer of paper and plastic flexible packaging products. NOVOLEX utilized the credit facility to fund its acquisition of Packaging Dynamics Corp., a leading flexible packaging and specialty laminations company known for innovative solutions. The merger creates a $1.9 billion paper and plastic flexible packaging company with over 5,100 employees, 35 manufacturing locations in North America and a plastics recycling facility. The Katten team was led by Commercial Finance partner Angela Batterson and included Commercial Finance Associates Andrew Hutchinson and Stacy Koziol.