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2020-04-14

AR Packaging: Crucial need for safe and hygienic packaging during the pandemic

Safe and hygienic packaging can save lives during a crisis like the coronavirus pandemic. And with its high standards the modern packaging industry is uniquely qualified to offer cartons, cups, boxes and a complete range of products to help limit the spread of the pandemic. Health is even more on everyone’s mind during the ongoing coronavirus crisis. In this situation it is crucial to...

2020-01-22

AR Packaging completes its strategic acquisitions of rlc packaging group and Nampak Cartons Nigeria

Following customary closing conditions and local regulatory approvals, AR Packaging announces the completion of the acquisition of rlc packaging group, including indirectly a significant share in BSC Drukarnia Opakowań S.A., and Nampak Cartons Nigeria Limited. Through these acquisitions, AR Packaging continues its successful growth development in line with the strategic plan to expand in...

2019-11-13

AR Packaging to consolidate the European healthcare and beauty packaging market through further acquisitions

In line with its set strategy to become a global leader in selected segments, ÅR Packaging Group AB has acquired all outstanding shares in K+D AG and entered into agreement to acquire all outstanding shares in rlc Packaging GmbH as well as indirectly a significant share in BSC Drukarnia Opakowań S.A. The companies are well-reputed packaging producers with substantial market presence in the...

2019-08-26

AR Packaging's sustainability report for 2018

The sustainability report for 2018 are here, below you can read and download the report which is the twelfth one for AR Packaging since 2007. The report is prepared following the GRI guidelines on sustainability reporting, "GRI Standards".  We wish you pleasant reading!  

2019-08-08

Santa Maria tortillas save plastics with new packaging from Flextrus

Paulig, owner of the Santa Maria brand, actively strives to reduce their environmental impact and has worked together with Flextrus, a member of AR Packaging, for a few years to develop packaging which protects the products while minimizing its environmental impact. It’s not easy to develop a material to package soft tortilla, especially not Santa Maria’s since their tortillas are...

2019-04-03

AR Packaging expands its footprint through acquisition in Nigeria

AR Packaging Group AB has entered into a definitive agreement with a subsidiary of Nampak Limited for the acquisition of all outstanding shares in Nampak Cartons Nigeria Limited, a producer of high quality folding carton products for the tobacco, food and consumer goods segments. Nampak Cartons Nigeria is one of the leading carton packaging companies in Nigeria. The company serves a broad market...

2019-02-27

AR Packaging launches first pressed board tray concept for MAP

AR Packaging is first on the market to present a gas tight pressed board tray packaging for chilled foods as a replacement of plastic trays. The Group’s combined expertise in barrier materials and pressed board tray production has enabled an efficient solution well suited for giving a shelf life of at least 18 days. The increasing demand for sustainable packaging has led to an intensive...

2018-12-27

Strategic acquisition expands AR Packaging's footprint

AR Packaging Group AB has acquired all outstanding shares in Istragrafika, d.d., a producer of high quality folding carton products for the tobacco, food and consumer goods segments. Istragrafika, headquartered in Kanfanar, Croatia, has a workforce of approx. 160 employees.   “AR Packaging has a strategic plan built on three pillars – further growth in Europe in selected...

2018-10-23

Press release - AR Packaging planning for IPO

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2018-10-18

New CEO at Flextrus

Tomas Forsgård has taken on the role as CEO at Flextrus. With extensive experience in the packaging industry he is looking forward to the future and to further grow the company. “This is the next step in Flextrus development and with a more segment oriented sales organisation, we can get even closer to our customers and grow together,” says Tomas. Maud Rahm, former MD and...