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Alpha Packaging targets European expansion

Alpha Packaging acquires Dutch plant from Graham Packaging Company. St. Louis-based PET and HDPE bottle maker sees purchase of Etten-Leur facility as platform for broader European growth

Südpack acquires Seville Flexpack Corporation

Südpack Verpackungen GmbH und Co. KG, one of Europe’s leading providers of flexible packaging solutions, has recently acquired the Seville Flexpack Corporation, based in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.

LANXESS’s Rhein Chemie business unit combines rubber and colorant specialties

Following the acquisition of U.S. firm Chemtura in April this year, specialty chemicals company LANXESS has revised its organizational structure.


Sanner acquires Jaco S.A.

Emergence of the global market leader for effervescent packaging.

Sabic invests in Dutch composite engineering company

Sabic has invested in the Dutch composites specialist Airborne International BV.

Klöckner Pentaplast to acquire Linpac Group

Klöckner Pentaplast Group has signed an agreement to buy Linpac Group Ltd.

Kiefel increases automotive business in the USA

In order to increase Kiefel's automotive business in the USA, the Brueckner Group USA acquires the business of Paragon Molds Corporation on January 1, 2017.

Mondi completes acquisition of Beepack plant in Russia

Mondi Group acquired LLC Beepack, a corrugated packaging plant in Russia.

Amcor to acquire a leading manufacturer of speciality containers

Amcor announced an agreement to acquire the North American rigid plastics blow molding operations of Sonoco Products Company.

PolyOne acquires Gordon Composites and Polystrand

PolyOne Corporation announced the acquisition of two specialty businesses from Gordon Holdings.

Borealis to acquire German plastics recycler

Boreali will acquire the German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH.

Kiefel to acquire Austrian Mould & Matic Solutions

Kiefel GmbH of Freilassing, Germany – part of the Brückner Group based in Siegsdorf, Germany – intends to acquire a 100% share in Mould & Matic Solutions GmbH

Mondi Group to acquire Simet plant in Poland

Mondi Group has signed an agreement to acquire the Simet SA corrugated plant located in Grabonóg, near Poznań in Poland.

PolyOne acquires certain TPE assets from Kraton

PolyOne Corporation announced it has acquired certain technologies and assets from Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc.

Gabriel-Chemie GmbH enters the Italian masterbatch market

Having recently acquired Italian company TE.MA. s.r.l., the Austrian family-run business Gabriel-Chemie is continuing its expansion into southern Europe.