Founded in 1998, Schwarz Partners is a holding company for a group of middle-market manufacturing, transportation and distribution companies in the Midwest and the Southeast. It represents companies, such as Flutes, Freedom Corrugated, G.H.S. Associates, Hydraulic Press Brick and Independence Corrugated. The company s team of professionals provides managerial, marketing, financial, human resources, accounting and risk management services. With annual sales of more than $400 million and a staff of over 1200 employees, Schwarz Partners also offers shipping services.