Constantia Flexibles strengthens its position in Russia
The world’s third largest flexible packaging producer, Constantia Flexibles, signed binding agreements to acquire a majority stake in TT-print on December 21. At the production site in Voskresensk, Russia, packaging for the pharma and food industry is produced. The acquisition is expected to be closed in the first quarter of 2019.
After more than a decade of successful cooperations between the two companies, Constantia Flexibles announces the majority acquisition of TT-print. TT-print was established in 1999 and has about 100 employees today. The production focus of the company lies on packaging solutions for the pharma industry. Some of the core products are printed aluminum blister foil and coldform.
The CEO of Constantia Flexibles: “With this acquisition we will be taking a leading position in the Russian pharma packaging industry. It requires local presence to serve the rapidly growing Russian packaging market.” The new site in Voskresensk is Constantia Flexibles’ second plant in Russia besides Constantia Kuban in Timashevsk. The packaging expert aims to expand its market presence and proximity to customers, especially in the pharma industry in Russia and neighbouring countries.
Constantia Flexibles is the world’s third largest producer of flexible packaging. Based on the guiding principle of ‘People, Passion, Packaging’, some 9,100 employees manufacture tailor-made packaging solutions at 39 sites in 17 countries. Many international companies and local market leaders from the consumer and pharma industries choose the sustainable and innovative products of Constantia Flexibles.