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UNITED CAPS TO DEMONSTRATE INDUSTRY-LEADING CLOSURE INNOVATIONS AT INTERPACK 2017

UNITED CAPS are delighted to announce attendance at INTERPACK, an essential show for the packaging industry to be held 4th - 10th May 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

On display will be a highly differentiated portfolio of innovative closure solutions that deliver convenience, functionality and sustainability to multiple industry sectors looking for outstanding closure performance, simple integration into existing process, high capping speeds and a reduction in their environmental impact.

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PROJEKTMANAGERS FÜR FORSCHUNG UND ENTWICKLUNG - UNITED CAPS MESSIA SAS FRANCE (UNITED CAPS MESSIA SAS)

Im Rahmen unserer Entwicklung in Deutschland schaffen wir die Stelle eines Projektmanagers für Forschung und Entwicklung.

Innerhalb unserer Forschungs- und Entwicklungsabteilung in Frankreich und unter der Leitung des Projekt-Team-Direktors werden Sie die Verantwortung haben, deutsche Kundenprojekte in Ihrer Gesamtheit unter Berücksichtigung des bestehenden Budgets, der Qualität und innerhalb der festgelegten Fristen zu steuern.

In dieser Eigenschaft werden Sie hauptsächlich; mit dem Kunden...

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UNITED CAPS GOES TO THE 3RD DAIRY ASIA PACIFIC SUMMIT

From November 15-18, 2016 at the Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, UNITED CAPS will showcase its world class portfolio of Dairy and Infant Nutrition closures to more than 200 delegates attending the 3rd Dairy Asia Pacific Summit.

The Singapore summit represents a great opportunity to reinforce UNITED CAPS commitment to a “closure to you” global presence as well as, a demonstration of some highly innovative standard and bespoke closure solutions.

Those in attendance will be able to...

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Personnel announcement – Fabrice Agbassi, new CCO of UNITED CAPS

Wiltz, Luxembourg – Fabrice Agbassi (50) will support the leadership team of UNITED CAPS as Chief Commercial Officer. He will replace the former CCO Yves Jozefiak and will now be responsible for the commercial strategy of the company. By employing Fabrice Agbassi the company makes yet another step towards implementing its new growth strategy for even greater innovation excellence and increased customer proximity. UNITED CAPS is an internationally leading manufacturer of innovative caps and...

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99 & 127 GREENCAP

Pioneering capping technology that combines low weight with high performance

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UNITED CAPS NAMED ’MOST PROMISING EXPORT COMPANY‘ AT DE NACHT VAN DE KMO (THE NIGHT OF THE SME)

Hoboken, 19 March 2016 – UNITED CAPS is delighted to announce that its facility in Hoboken has won the award of ‘Most Promising Export Company of the Year 2015’ at De Nacht van de KMO – an annual event that recognises outstanding SME companies, businesses and individuals in Flanders, Belgium.

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UNITED CAPS OPENS NEW, STATE-OF-THE-ART MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN SCHWERIN

The new German plant will help the company fulfil its ambition of being closer to customers and serving their needs around the world.

 

Wiltz, 25 November 2015 – Today, UNITED CAPS unveils and officially inaugurates its new manufacturing facility in Schwerin, northern Germany. The new plant puts the company in an ideal position to fulfil its aim of becoming the industry reference for plastic caps and closures for customers globally.

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10 - 12 NOVEMBER 2015 – UNITED CAPS WOWED AT BRAUBEVIALE 2015

UNITED CAPS truly stood out among the exhibitors at BrauBeviale 2015 that took place in Nürnberg, Germany, on 10-12 November. Not only did we have the opportunity to showcase our highly-innovative standard and bespoke closure solutions dedicated to the beverages industry, but we were also able to present our new brand identity and growth strategy to more than 38,000 trade show visitors. Participants came from across Europe and further afield.

Of particular note at the event – and gaining lots...

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UNCONVENTIONAL INNOVATION, CLOSE TO YOU

Visit us at BRAUBEVIALE 2015 to discover why so many branded and private labels choose UNITED CAPS’s plastic caps and closures for their beverage products. We’ll be demonstrating much more than just our highly innovative standard and bespoke closure solutions. We’ll also be explaining our new identity and growth strategy that will bring us closer to customers to meet their needs wherever they are.

There are many good reasons to visit us, here are just four:

  • Wattwiller’s custom solution for a...
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NOV 2015 - UNITED CAPS OFFICIALLY OPENS ADVANCED MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN SCHWERIN – THE NEXT STEP ON ITS ROAD TO GREATER GROWTH

Today, UNITED CAPS unveiled and officially inaugurated its new, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Schwerin, northern Germany. Currently equipped to produce closures for the beverages sector, the 10,000 m² plant will allow the company to capture business in the German beverages industry. Its location will also help UNITED CAPS realise and fulfil international opportunities, particularly in Scandinavia and Eastern Europe.

The entire facility features two production halls, 12 silos and a...

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NEW UNITED CAPS STRATEGY WELL RECEIVED BY INTERNATIONAL PRESS

The company revealed its new name, logo and strategy for growth at an exclusive event that was well attended by journalists from leading trade press and other media from around the world.

 

Wiltz, 18 September 2015 – The announcement by UNITED CAPS, the global industry reference for the design and production of highly-performant plastic caps and closures, of its new name and logo, as well as its new robust strategy for growth, was made at an invitation-only press event on 17 September 2015. The...

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18 SEPTEMBER 2015 – UNITED CAPS WELL RECEIVED BY INTERNATIONAL PRESS

25 journalists from around the world, representing some of the industry’s most recognised on-line and print publications, as well as general media, joined us on 17 September in Hoboken, Belgium, to hear our industry-changing announcement and discover how our company is expanding its horizons.

Our new name and logo were very well received by everyone present. UNITED CAPS’s CEO Benoît Henckes outlined our new robust strategy for growth and explained how it will support UNITED CAPS’s ambition of...

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PROCAP BECOMES UNITED CAPS

Building on consolidation and past success, the company implements a new growth strategy, for even greater innovation excellence and increased customer proximity. A move that will help it set new standards and put it at the forefront of its industry.

 

Wiltz, 17 September 2015 - PROCAP, a major player in the plastic caps and closures industry, launches a new growth strategy to help it achieve its aim of becoming the industry reference for plastic caps and closures for customers globally, and...

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SEPT 2015 - PROCAP BECOMES UNITED CAPS

With a new growth strategy, the company strives for even greater innovation excellence and increased customer proximity to help it achieve its aim of becoming the industry reference for plastic caps and closures for customers globally.

The official announcement of the new name and strategy was made at an international invitation-only press event at one of the company’s recently refurbished and extended manufacturing facilities in Hoboken, Belgium.

“Our move to becoming UNITED CAPS sets our...

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IPACK IMA 2015

PROCAP wants to thank all its visitors for showing interest in our company, and all (future) customers for their time & effort to visit our booth.

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PROCAP to showcase widest range of innovative, reliable closures at IPACK-IMA 2015

PROCAP will unveil its latest advanced solutions for food and non-food sectors at IPACK-IMA 2015, the leading exhibition for processing and packaging technology. Visitors will be able to explore PROCAP’s newest offerings as well as its established solutions that add real value to packaged products.

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PROCAP TRANSFORMS AGRO CHEMICAL PACKAGING WITH NEW TAMPER-EVIDENT, UN-COMPLIANT 63 PROCURVE CLOSURE

63 PROCURVE provides an easy-to-open closure for a wide range of agro chemical containers, using an innovative closure design in combination with a standard disk foam liner.

 

Wiltz, April 23, 2015 - PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closures industry, introduces 63 PROCURVE, a standard yet versatile closure for agro chemicals. 63 PROCURVE has been designed specifically for HDPE and Co-ex containers with a capacity of more than one litre and a 63mm neck finish. The novel...

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63 PROCURVE

A revolutionary 63mm TE closure solution for agro chemicals

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PROCAP LAUNCHES ONE OF THE LIGHTEST AND MOST COST-ATTRACTIVE RELIABLE CLOSURES FOR THE EDIBLE OILS, VINEGARS AND SAUCES MARKET.

The original design of 29/21 GREEN1P includes PROCAP-patented technology and offers real convenience to end users

 

Wiltz, January 12, 2015 - PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closures industry, introduces 29/21 GREEN1P that answers the specific needs of fillers in the mass markets of edible oils, vinegars and sauces. The new solution is one of the most cost-interesting and lightest closures currently available for 29/21 PET neck finishes for this sector.

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UNITED CAPS ASSURES RELIABILITY IN ELSA’S HIGHLY AUTOMATED ENVIRONMENT

Production facilities featuring high levels of automation require a closure that can assure a very low number of crooked caps. 38 PROFLATSEAL is that solution. Estavayer Lait (ELSA), a Swiss market player for dairy products, chose 38 PROFLATSEAL for its Migros brand of yoghurt drinks for that reason. 38 PROFLATSEAL also offers an extremely tight fit, making it a highly reliable closure solution that offers consumers real confidence in the end product.

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STRICT QUALITY REQUIREMENTS NO CHALLENGE FOR ABBOTT NUTRITION THANKS TO UNITED CAPS

Looking to meet extremely strict quality requirements for cans of infant milk powder, particularly in Singapore, Abbott Nutrition turned to UNITED CAPS. Our highly performant 127 GREENCAP for cans made of tin and aluminium provide the ideal cap. Lighter in weight, these caps also represent a more environmentally-friendly solution.

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UNITED CAPS FEATURES ULTRA-EASY-TO-OPEN BOTTLES FOR WATTWILLER MINERAL WATERS

In need of a unique, ergonomic closure for its bottles of mineral water that could be delivered within a short timeframe, Wattwiller approached UNITED CAPS. The petal-flower design of our bespoke 1881 closure is not only eye-catching, but allows end users to open bottles with very little effort. Given its success in the market, the SPADEL Group, that owns Wattwiller, is looking to develop other similarly exceptional closures for different containers in the future.

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UNITED CAPS PROVIDES BASF WITH A PREMIUM SOLUTION

Our meticulous selection of raw material suppliers helps ensure that our 63mm PROSLIT screw closures are highly resistant to stress cracking. That’s why chemical company BASF chose them for the ECO range of coex containers of agro chemicals. Our advanced solution offers notable improvements in line performance. PROSLIT demonstrates UNITED CAPS’s extensive capacity for devising superior solutions for existing applications and makes us the number one supplier of such products to BASF.

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PROCAP REVEALS LARGER AND MORE MODERN PRODUCTION AND WAREHOUSE FACILITY IN HOBOKEN

Future-ready, the new site ensures the Group’s capacity to meet increasing customer needs and fulfil strategic growth ambitions.

 

Wiltz, 16 October 2014 - PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closures industry, announces the complete opening of its new production and storage facility in Hoboken, Belgium. The new premises more than doubles the company’s warehouse and production space. With far greater capacity, PROCAP Hoboken is now ideally positioned to increase market...

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PROCAP LAUNCHES NOVEL LEAK-PROOF, UN-COMPLIANT CLOSURE FEATURING PROPRIETARY NEW TE BAND TYPE FOR ALL TYPES OF AGRO CHEMICALS.

63 PROSLIT exemplifies PROCAP’s proactive approach to devising advanced closure solutions for the agro chemicals packaging industry.

 

Wiltz, July 2014 – PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closures industry, introduces 63 PROSLIT, a standard, secure TE closure for HDPE, Co-ex and PET containers with a 63mm neck finish. The innovative closure has been specifically designed for larger agro chemical containers and aims to improve overall product safety for end users. It was...

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NESTLÉ CONFIDENT OF CONTINUITY WITH UNITED CAPS

UNITED CAPS is supplying Nestlé, the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company, with a unique 40mm tamper evident screw cap specifically for HDPE bottles containing liquid food. The use of HDPE replaces traditional glass bottles. The caps are supplied to Nestlé’s Biessenhofen facility, the company’s second largest factory in Germany. The high quality of our R&D capabilities offered Nestlé the necessary confidence to entrust this important project to us. Our good client relationship...

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UNITED CAPS MAKES COTY BOTTLES BEAUTIFUL

Requiring a closure for a new specific design of glass bottle, Coty, global beauty and fragrance manufacturer, asked its already trusted supplier UNITED CAPS to devise an optimal solution. The Astor nail polish brand now features a premium UNITED CAPS closure (BV0133B, PPHH). The solution confirmed Coty’s faith in UNITED CAPS as the ideal partner for new projects. It also helps us further our position as a prominent supplier for premium cosmetics brands.

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ABLE TO ADJUST, UNITED CAPS AGAIN IMPRESSES LESIEUR

Already a trusted and preferred development supplier to Lesieur, a leading French player in the vegetable oils and sauces sector, UNITED CAPS has further strengthened its relationship with the creation of a specific two-piece 29/21 closure for PET bottles. The innovative closure comprises a cap that can be rotated around the spout to adjust oil flow. The solution more than meets Lesieur’s high standards for sealing and perceived quality. It also exemplifies our experience and know-how in the...

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UNITED CAPS SCOOPS A TENDER WITH KERRY GROUP

Ireland-based Kerry Group, world leader in the baby food industry, called on UNITED CAPS to develop bespoke products for one of its Asian customers. The tailor-made 8.1ml scoop and embossed overcap meet the precise needs of BeingMate, a leading Chinese infant formula manufacturer. The partnership not only introduces UNITED CAPS to the Chinese market, but also puts us in an ideal position to support the development of Kerry Group’s intermediate moisture foods (IMF) business.

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UNITED CAPS PREVENTS OIL LEAK FOR MIGASA

Struggling to attach caps to its glass bottles, MIGASA, Spain’s market leader in the edible oil sector, turned to UNITED CAPS. Our technical experts identified and solved the issue quickly with a more optimal closure. Our two-piece closure "29/21 PRO2P" (CV0290A) closure fits both glass Verplast and PET bottles and has been specifically designed for the edible oils market. Delighted with the solution and service, MIGASA has asked UNITED CAPS to design and deliver further closures for its...

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UNITED CAPS DRIVES SCOOP SUPPLY FOR DANONE

Having proved that we could design and produce running moulds and stacking lines for measuring scoops for infant milk within a very short timeframe (6 months), we now supply Danone, a world leader in the food industry, with scoops for all its baby nutrition plants in Europe. The customised 9.5ml, 10ml and 10.5ml scoops are included in both metallic and composite cans. Today, UNITED CAPS is the preferred supplier for such scoops to Danone in Europe.

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PROSPRING POSITIONS UNITED CAPS IN PORTUGAL

Our innovative 29/25 PROSPRING hinged cap for non-carbonated beverages has enabled UNITED CAPS to remain the sole supplier of this type of product to ÁGUA DO FASTIO, a leading seller of drinking water and related products in Portugal. The ergonomic closure has been specifically designed for 29/25 PET bottles and is extremely easy to open for end users. The deal with ÁGUA DO FASTIO provides UNITED CAPS with a significant presence in the Portuguese mineral water market and, supplying a premium...

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PROCAP TRIUMPHS AT INTERPACK 2014

Visitors excited by European expansion and company’s dedicated caps and closure systems for different industries.

 

Wiltz, May 2014 – PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closure systems industry, showcased its recent European expansion and presented a new market approach at Interpack 2014. It also introduced a number of original closure solutions for specific sectors and applications. Visitors to the PROCAP stand had the opportunity to converse with senior PROCAP managers,...

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PROCAP INSPIRES AND IMPRESSES AT INTERPACK 2014

Notable expansion across Europe puts the company at the forefront of its industry in the region

 

PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closure systems industry, presents its remarkable expansion throughout Europe at INTERPACK 2014. Benoit Henckes, CEO PROCAP, and Yves Jozefiak, CCO PROCAP are on hand to discuss the firm’s European growth ambitions, specifically the advantages the recent acquisition of Schoeller Cap Systems in Germany (now PROCAP Schwerin) brings to...

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INTERPACK 2014

PROCAP wants to thank all its visitors for showing interest in our company, and all (future) customers for their time & effort to visit our booth. We count on all of you for our next event!

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63 PROSLIT

Advanced, leak-proof, UN-compliant closure for all types of agro chemicals.

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PROCAP LOOKS FORWARD TO INTERPACK 2014

A broad array of highly-developed caps and closure systems for food and non-food applications will be unveiled.

 

Wiltz, April 22, 2014 – PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closure systems industry, will showcase its latest advanced solutions for many industries in the food and non-food sectors at Interpack 2014. Visitors to Hall 10, stand D67 will also be able to explore PROCAP’s established products and see bespoke designs that add real value to many global brands.

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APR 2014 - PROCAP SETS SIGHTS ON FURTHER GROWTH THROUGH INNOVATION AND PROVEN EXPERTISE

Proprietary approach to research & development, design and testing assures faster development of high-quality solutions, saving time and costs for customers.

PROCAP has once more enhanced its unique Lab Capper system to offer more intense and comprehensive testing of caps and closures. The Lab Capper replicates conditions found at the customer site to enable assessment of how its caps and closures will perform once introduced to capping lines. Testing in such a laboratory setting enables...

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PROCAP INTRODUCES AN ADVANCED CLOSURE SOLUTION FOR SENSITIVE NON-CARBONISED BEVERAGES THAT OFFERS HIGHLY RELIABLE AND EFFICIENT CAPPING TO SAVE TIME AND COST.

38 PROLINE showcases PROCAP’s expertise and extends its already expansive portfolio for the beverages industry.

 

Wiltz, February 10, 2014 - PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closures industry, launches 38 PROLINE for sensitive non-carbonised beverages that must be packaged in clean conditions, such as juices and milks. 38 PROLINE was specifically developed to adhere to the stringent conditions in which such products must be bottled. It offers extremely performant capping...

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38 PROLINE

Consistent and efficient capping in aseptic conditions.

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UNITED CAPS IS JUST IN TIME FOR INEX

Requiring a solution for its just-in-time demands, INEX NV, a producer of high-quality dairy products, turned to UNITED CAPS. Our novel "38 PROFLATSEAL" closure is now used for the large majority of INEX’s 2 litre HDPE containers of fresh milk. It has helped the customer not only increase the visibility of its products on the shelf but also heightened end-user awareness. It has also made UNITED CAPS a preferred supplier of such caps to the Inexco Group.

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29/21 GREEN1P

Cost-effective, featherweight closure for edible oils market and more.

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JAN 2014 - PROCAP HAS DRAMATICALLY DECREASED ITS CARBON FOOTPRINT

Innovative technologies, processes and products have enabled the company to reduce CO² emissions. It’s also helping customers realise similar results.

The latest carbon impact study (2012) from PROCAP shows that the company has achieved an impressive 15% reduction in carbon equivalent from the transformation of resin into products since 2008. PROCAP has witnessed significant economic growth during this timeframe; however, this has not been mirrored by an increase in CO² emissions. Between 2008...

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BENOIT HENCKES – CEO PROCAP

We have achieved remarkable growth over the last half Century. During that time we have cultivated a global service model to ensure customers always benefit from high-quality solutions that add real value. Our experts share ideas and best practice to persistently enhance all aspects of our model. We are committed to helping them achieve this via constant development. Remaining ahead of industry trends, we continue to address the needs of new markets and applications, as well as striving to...

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38 & 63 GREENFLAP

A complete solution to green your packaging.

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VLB SYMPOSIUM

PROCAP @ VLB Fachtagung Getränkeverpackung

Berlin 20-21 November, 2013, Germany

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NOV 2013 - PROCAP TARGETS TO DOUBLE ITS FOOTPRINT IN HOBOKEN, BELGIUM

PROCAP Hoboken NV succeeded in finalizing new office building and warehouse (phase l) as part of the overall plan to double its footprint by end of 2014. Focus in phase II mainly is on increasing available production m² as well as a more efficient and effective overall flow.

In this period of transition, PROCAP guarantees continuity in supply together with consistent product quality.

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63 PROSNAP 16/18

A new versatile closure to meet a wide range of agro chemical packaging needs.

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MAY 2013 - PROCAP GREEN – SUSTAINABILITY

All PROCAP facilities are ISO 14001 certified and comply with BRC/IoP Global Standards for Packaging. This is particularly crucial for the solutions we provide for food such as for infant milk manufacturers, a sector in which we are a market leader. Our facilities also conform to the hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP) preventative approach to food safety.

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PROCAP ACQUIRES SCHOELLER CAP SYSTEMS

Move opens gateway to extend business to Germany, Scandinavia and Poland.

 

Wiltz, Friday 5 April 2013 - PROCAP, a major European player in the plastic caps and closures industry, has acquired Schoeller Cap Systems (SCS), a medium sized firm (€12 mil. turnover) located in Schwerin, Germany. PROCAP already has a sales presence in the country, but the move provides its first local manufacturing facilities. This enables PROCAP Schwerin – the name of the new enterprise - to better serve local...

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