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2017-03-24

Flextrus received Mölnlycke Supplier of the Year Award

Flextrus is proud to announce the reception of the prestigious Supplier of the year award from one of its strategic customers, Mölnlycke. Amongst more than 1600 suppliers, Flextrus was one of the selected winners by receiving the award in the category ‘Innovation at heart’ with the following nomination: “Innovation can come in many shapes and forms and we are very proud to...

2017-03-01

A&R Carton and Packages Limited (Pakistan) have signed partnership agreement

A&R Carton AB, Lund, Sweden, a member of the leading European packaging company AR Packaging, and Packages Limited, Lahore, Pakistan, have signed a strategic partnership agreement. The objective of this agreement is to establish a cooperation in the manufacture, procurement, sale and marketing in Pakistan and neighbouring markets of packaging made out of cardboard or other materials in...

2016-12-21

AR Packaging acquisition of Maju Jaya in Indonesia is completed

ÅR Packaging Group AB is pleased to announce the closing of the previously announced acquisition of a significant majority stake in PT Maju Jaya Sarana Grafika, a leading Indonesian packaging company with a majority of its customer base in the tobacco and food segments.   Maju Jaya is a paper packaging company offering a one stop service from design, prepress and production to...

2016-12-18

AR Packaging Design Contest 2017

AR Packaging invites students to be part of the AR Packaging Design Contest 2017! The aim and challenge of the project is for students to create a best performing packaging design where FUTECO Galaxy is used in the most impressive way. Read more about the contest here.

2016-10-27

Flextrus acquires digital service expert Mediaköket

AR Packaging continues its development in line with its strategy. One element is to stay up-front with new developments in technology and innovative packaging solutions. Flextrus Group AB, a member of AR Packaging, has therefore signed an agreement to become the majority stakeholder of the Swedish digital print and media company Mediaköket Grafiska AB. As a leader in barrier packaging AR...

2016-10-13

AR Packaging acquires Maju Jaya Sarana Grafika (Indonesia)

ÅR Packaging Group AB is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding agreement with PT Maju Jaya Sarana Grafika (MJSG) for the acquisition of a significant majority stake in the company. Adrian Koesnendar, CEO and co-owner of the family business, will continue to own the remaining shares.   Maju Jaya is one of the leading Indonesian packaging companies with a majority of...

2016-09-16

AR Packaging wins two Pro Carton ECMA awards

For the second year in a row, we are proud to announce that AR Packaging has been awarded Pro Carton ECMA awards, one of Europe’s most prestigious packaging awards for outstanding carton packagings. Two Pro Carton Awards 2016 confirms the strong dedication to packaging innovation in the group.   Prestigious Carton of the year for My von ERL The luxurious packaging for electronic...

2016-09-13

CVC acquisition of AR Packaging completed

ÅR Packaging Group AB is pleased to announce the closing of the previously announced agreement with CVC Capital Partners to acquire the Group from Ahlstrom Capital and Accent Equity. The transaction has been successfully completed today.   Founded in 2011 through the merger of A&R Carton and Flextrus, AR Packaging is one of Europe’s leading packaging companies with sales of...

2016-08-26

Plant-a-tree-day

AR Packaging and Stora Enso jointly invite customers to attend an exclusive event, namely the birth of a renewable package. During this special occasion customers will be given the unique opportunity to plant seedings that will grow into a forest on three hectares of land owned by AR Packaging. A factory tour of CC Pack where we produce several types of packagings for direct food contact will be...

2016-08-18

AR Packaging Sustainability Report 2015

AR Packaging was one of the first companies in our industry to publish Sustainability Report in accordance to the International Reporting Standard (GRI) and continues to do so since 2007.   As one of the leaders in our segment of the packaging market, we are convinced that an active approach to sustainability is a key criterion for our customers and a tool by which we can further...