Weener Plastics to acquire Proenfar
24 Apr 2018
Major milestone in the company's growth strategy, ideal geographic fit strengthening WP's presence in Latin America and complementing WP's comprehensive portfolio of innovative packaging.
Weener Plastics acquired Artpack in Russia
23 Feb 2018
Plastic packaging supplier Weener Plastics (WP) Group, headquartered in the Netherlands, has acquired bottle manufacturer Artpack Ltd in Russia. The transaction has been closed on 20 February 2018 for an undisclosed amount.
Weener Plastics adopts pioneering approach with PCR
26 Jan 2018
Driven by innovation and the ambition to push boundaries, Weener Plastics (WP) has initiated a variety of circular economy programs. One of these initiatives is the introduction of non-food standard caps and closures made from up to 100% Post Consumer Recycled (PCR) polypropylene.
12 Jan 2018
JDE Supplier Award for Weener Plastics
28 Nov 2017
We are pleased to announce that WP won the JDE Supplier Award 2017 in the category Best Quality. The annual ceremony took place in Amsterdam on 2 November 2017. The renowned coffee manufacturer invited a selected group of nominated international suppliers for an enchanting evening and announced the winners in the different categories.
Multiple awards for Nivea packaging with Weener Dispensing Closure
06 Nov 2017
Nivea Hand Care's alluring packaging isn't just pleasing to look at. Picking it up is almost irresistible – and delivers a pleasant consumer experience. That is why the appealing packaging has received several awards in 2017, such as the Red Dot Design Award for Communication Design and the German Packaging Prize. A welcome compliment for the hinged dispensing closure produced by Weener Plastics, which is functional, convenient, reliable and attractive.
Weener Plastics acquires Orange Products Brazil
13 Oct 2017
Weener Plastics (WP), headquartered in The Netherlands, has acquired the shares and operations of Orange Products Plasticos Ltda in Brazil (OPB) from Orange Products Inc (OPI) and C-Pack, its current shareholders. The transaction has been closed on 11 October 2017 for an undisclosed amount. This acquisition is in line with WP's M&A strategy.
WP present at the 4th Dairy Asia Pacific Summit in Singapore
31 Aug 2017
Weener Plastics will showcase its latest innovations and developments for Infant Formula packaging at the 4th Dairy Asia Pacific Summit in Singapore, 15 - 17 November
Weener Plastics inspires at Interpack 2017, stand G04 in hall 9
27 Mar 2017
Weener Plastics exhibits at Interpack 2017 in Düsseldorf, 4 - 10 May.
Visit us at stand G04 in hall 9.
Visit us at Packaging Innovations in Birmingham, 1 - 2 March 2017
26 Jan 2017
Weener Plastics showcases the latest products and developments at Packaging Innovations in Birmingham, 1 - 2 March 2017. Visit us at stand D46.
WP exhibits at ADF / PCD Paris 18-19 January 2017
22 Dec 2016
Weener Plastics will exhibit at the Aerosol & Dispensing Forum / Perfume Cosmetics & Design in Paris, 18 - 19 January 2017.
Leading the way in nutrition packaging (article insights)
03 Nov 2016
Taking the initiative to present innovative and cost-effective new solutions for customers is a strong point for Weener Plastics, one of the leading lights in the global synthetic packaging technology market.
Buzz + Bloom in a new, appealing package
07 Oct 2016
Natural American Foods, a worldwide leader in honey processing and distribution, recently launched a new packaging for their delicious Buzz + Bloom craft honey range. The high quality honey is now packaged in a handy PET bottle with functional dispensing valve closure, both designed and .....
Successful launch of premium cosmetics with CosmoTop tube closures
02 May 2016
Visual quality, sustainability and convenient handling is why renowned brand owners have chosen Weener's new CosmoTop tube closures. The alluring dispensing closures combine weight reduction with proven consumer benefits.
Brand new CosmoTop tube closure lines at LuxePack NY
19 Apr 2016
Weener shows its new CosmoTop tube closure lines at LuxePack New York, 11 - 12 May. Visit us at booth A413.
Weener Plastics presents new corporate identity, HQ and naming
26 Jan 2016
Weener Plastics is strengthening its well-established position as a strong, competent and reliable full service global supplier of innovative plastic packaging solutions. Therefore, we are implementing a new corporate identity, our HQ...
Weener Plastic US has acquired TricorBraun’s Vendor of the Year award
08 Dec 2015
Every year TricorBraun selects one supplier to receive the Vendor of the Year award, based on its vendor performance report systems. Out of more than 70 global suppliers for plastic caps, closures and bottles, Weener Plastics (WP) US was awarded as number 1.
WP Russia acquires BRC accreditation
30 Nov 2015
Weener Plastic OOO in Russia has recently been audited by SAI Global and found to meet the requirements of Global Standard for Packaging & Packaging Materials (Issue 4) and also for category High Hygiene Risk : 04 – Plastics. This British Retail Consortium (BRC) accreditation empowers Weener Russia to further develop its business in the increasingly demanding Food and Personal Care industries.
Weener acquires Brazilian molding activities
30 Sep 2015
Weener Plastic Packaging Group (WPPG), headquartered in Germany, has acquired the shares of its joint venture partner Globalpack and currently owns 100% of Weener Globalpack Indústria Plástica Ltda in Jaraguá, São Paulo, Brazil. The plant produces plastic packaging components for deodorants and antiperspirants.
CosmoTop Tube Closures, a new level of quality and appearance
16 Sep 2015
In recognition of market demands for innovative and superior quality tubes closures, Weener has developed a family of attractive tube closures called CosmoTop. These are available in several diameters, designs and surface finishes. Various smart features with additional consumer benefits were incorporated in this development.
3i invests in Weener Plastic Packaging Group
04 Jun 2015
3i Group plc ("3i"), the international investment manager, has agreed to invest approximately €250 million (c. £183million) in Weener Plastic Packaging Group ("the Company" or "WPPG"), a leading manufacturer of innovative plastic packaging systems for the world's leading FMCG companies and private label manufacturers. The former shareholder Lindsay Goldberg Vogel has sold its stake in WPPG.
Weener exhibits at RosUpack in Moscow, 16 – 19 June 2015
29 Apr 2015
Weener exhibits at the RosUpack in Moscow, 16 – 19 June 2015. The 20th edition of the RosUpack will take place at IEC "Crocus Expo", pavilion 1. Last year 714 companies from 38 countries took part.
Weener exhibits at Hispack in Barcelona, 21 – 24 April 2015
31 Mar 2015
Weener exhibits at Hispack in Barcelona, 21 - 24 April 2015. The 16th edition of Hispack takes place in the Gran Via Exhibition Centre and features companies in the entire packaging industy.
Weener expands operations in the Netherlands
02 Mar 2015
Weener Plastic Packaging Group (WPPG) has expanded its production activities in the Netherlands. The facility in Ede – Plasticum Netherlands, part of WPPG since June 2013 – has almost doubled its operations with the annexation of its 4,400m2 neighbour building. A newly built corridor connects the two buildings, resulting in a total space of 11,000m2.
Weener and Plasticum exhibit at Packaging Innovations in Birmingham, 26 & 27 February
09 Feb 2015
We invite you to discover our added value packaging solutions.
Weener and Plasticum exhibit at ADF/PCD in Paris, 4 & 5 February
20 Jan 2015
Weener and Plasticum will be showcasing the latest innovations and developments.
Weener launches new corporate website
03 Dec 2014
Weener is pleased to announce the launch of its new corporate website www.wppg.com. Plasticum - part of the Weener Plastic Packaging Group since June 2013 - has been integrated in the new site. The fully re-designed website has a contemporary look & feel
Pack Expo 2014, Illinois USA
15 Oct 2014
Weener will be exhibiting at this year's Pack Expo International in Chicago, Illinois USA. The Pack Expo show will be held at the McCormick Place from November 2nd till 5th. Our stand E-10608 will be located in the Lakeside Lower Hall (hall E).
New cream cheese package for Hochland developed by Weener Plastic Russia
02 Oct 2014
Hochland, the leading expert for cheese products in Europe, has recently launched a new range of cream cheese products. The prestigious brand stands for high quality and ongoing product innovations. That is exactly where Hochland and Weener meet. Being a valued supplier for many years, Weener Plastic Russia was awarded the job to design and develop the complete new packaging range.
RosUpack Moscow, 17-20 June 2014
30 May 2014
Weener Plastik Russia will exhibit at RosUpack 2014. It is the 19th international exhibition for the Packaging Industry in Moscow. The fair is held from June 17th till 20th. Last year 660 companies from 34 countries participated.
Weener Plastic Packaging Group inspires with their latest innovations at Interpack
10 Apr 2014
Interpack 2014 is the perfect platform for Weener Plastic Packaging Group – Weener and Plasticum – to present their exciting innovations. A special Innovation Area is created on the stand to present the latest technologies in an eye-catching setting. These technologies can be applied in different markets, such as Personal Care, Food & Beverage and Home Care. This fancy area will be complemented by product applications and novelties, which are shown at the remaining area of the stand.
Plasticum launches Nutri-Line, an alternative packaging for infant nutrition
19 Mar 2014
Plasticum has developed a new, proprietary packaging concept called Nutri-Line. An innovative hinged lid with integrated scoop ensures a safe and hygienic dosing of infant formulas. Nutri-Line has been designed for standard tinplate and composite cans and is available in two diameters, 99 mm and 127 mm. The lids can be customized to exploit brand identity. The line is launched in Europe in March 2014.
Weener Plastic Inc. received the "Partner in Excellence Award"
21 Feb 2014
For the third time in a row the American factory, Weener Plastic Inc., has received the "Partner in Excellence Award – Strategic Vendor 2013" from TricorBraun.
Weener and Plasticum exhibit in 2014
17 Jan 2014
Weener and Plasticum will exhibit in Paris and Birmingham
Weener Plastics Packaging Group acquires 100% of Weener Empire Plastics Ltd
23 Dec 2013
After being a minority shareholder for 8 years, the Weener group, a German based globally active corporation, has acquired the remaining shares of the Mumbai headquartered Weener Empire Plastics Ltd for an undisclosed amount.
Weener Plastics US exhibits at the PLMA Chicago
11 Nov 2013
Our colleagues from Weener Plastics US will exhibit at the PLMA Chicago, November 17th – 19th, 2013.
Legal merger Plasticum Netherlands BV
30 Sep 2013
In June we started with the integration of Plasticum into the Weener Plastic Packaging Group. As a part of this process we will merge our current three legal entities in the Netherlands – Plasticum Group BV, Plasticum Tilburg BV and Plasticum Ede BV – into a single new legal entity: Plasticum Netherlands BV. This change will be effective from 1 October 2013.
Plasticum exhibits at the Aerosol Congress in Madrid
13 Sep 2013
Plasticum exhibits at the 28th FEA International Aerosol Congress in Madrid, 24 – 26 September 2013.
Weener Plastic Packing Group strengthens its market position
19 Jun 2013
Weener, 18 June 2013. To fully exploit the considerable international potential in Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Home Care, Chemical and Pharmaceutical packaging markets,WEENER Plastic Packaging Group located in Weener (Lower Saxony) has restructured.
Interview with Roel Zeevat and Gerrit Verhagen - Aerosol Europe
15 Jan 2013
Aerosol Europe interviews Roel Zeevat (CEO) and Gerrit Verhagen (Sales Manager)
Lindsay Goldberg acquires Plasticum Group
21 Sep 2012
Private equity firm Lindsay Goldberg LLC, New York, in Central Europe represented by Lindsay Goldberg Vogel GmbH, has acquired Plasticum Group B.V., the Netherlands, today. The Competition Authorities have already approved