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AR Packaging to spearhead development of dry molded fiber technology

The objective for the consortium of AR Packaging, PulPac and the Research Institute of Sweden (RISE) is to develop and commercially validate ten standardized product concepts within different packaging and single-use applications during next three years. The purpose is to enable rapid upscaling and dissemination of the Dry Molded Fiber technology with ready to use […]

Graphic Packaging to acquire AR Packaging

Graphic Packaging Holding Company, a leading vertically-integrated provider of sustainable fiber-based consumer packaging solutions, and CVC Capital Partners Fund VI today announced a definitive agreement under which Graphic Packaging will acquire AR Packaging Group AB, Europe’s second-largest producer of fiber-based consumer packaging, for approximately $1.45 billion in cash, subject to customary adjustments.   The combination […]

AR Packaging buys British carton maker Firstan

Swedish AR Packaging group has announced the acquisition of British Firstan Holdings Ltd., including its subsidiary Firstan Limited. With this step, AR Packaging is now able to also offer locally produced folding cartons to UK customers. According to its website, Firstan is the UK’s leading independent packaging manufacturer, producing over 500 million cartons annually at its […]

AR Packaging acquires Croatian folding carton products company

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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 […]