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Klöckner Pentaplast launches new production capacity in Europe and South America

As part of Klöckner Pentaplast Group’s €45.6 Mio investment in its 2013 and 2014 expansion plans, new production capacity recently went online in Great Britain, Argentina, and Brazil, making it the only rigid film solutions producer with manufacturing sites located on four continents – Asia, Europe, North America, and South America.
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Klöckner Pentaplast reports 5th consecutive year of growth

Klöckner Pentaplast, global pharmaceutical and consumer packaging, printing, and specialty plastic film solutions provider, has continued on its growth track in the financial year 2012/2013 ending September 30, 2013, increasing net sales by 2% from €1,167 Mio. to €1,191 Mio.
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Klöckner Pentaplast further expands its business globally

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has added to its global production capacity in Asia, the Americas, and Europe, and is investing €45.6 Mio as part of its 2013 and 2014 expansion plans, which include facilities in Cotia, Brazil; Suzhou, China; Newport/Crumlin, Great Britain; and Santo Tirso, Portugal.
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Klöckner Pentaplast’s SmartCycle films granted NSF International “Certificate of Verification”

Klöckner Pentaplast’s line of SmartCycle post-consumer recycled (PCR) content polyester films produced in North America has been granted a “Certificate of Verification” by NSF International, an independent, third party, not-for-profit organization that verified the recycled content claims of the line.
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Klöckner Pentaplast announces global expansion

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has announced that it will add to its global production capacity in Asia, the Americas, and Europe, investing $51.8 million USD (€39.6 Mio) for this expansion which includes facilities in Suzhou, China; Cotia, Brazil; and Santo Tirso, Portugal--137 employees will be added worldwide.
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Klöckner Pentaplast Group begins construction of new facility in Shanghai, China

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group broke ground on January 18, 2012, for construction of its first manufacturing facility in China.
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Organizational changes at Klöckner Pentaplast

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has announced that Dr. Christian Holtmann has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Group, effective June 1, 2011.
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Klöckner Pentaplast adds production capacity in Asia, Americas

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has announced it will add to its global production capacity for transverse-direction oriented shrink-label films.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA) has chosen a 500ꯠ sq' site in Salto, Brazil, to build an advanced plastic film and sheet mfg.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA) has opened a new packaging technology center at its headquarters location. The center has two separate sections: one for pharmaceutical applications, the other for food, medical device, static control and general thermoforming applications.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA): Tom Goeke, president.
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Supplier news: International agreements

Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA) has announced immediate plans to form a rigid film mfg. subsidiary in S"o Paulo, Brazil, to be called Klockner Pentaplast do Brasil.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) will invest $29 million to expand its rigid film plants in Gordonsville and Rural Retreat, VA.
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Supplier news: International agreements

Klockner Werke AG (Duisburg, Germany) plans to acquire the remaining shares of Kalle Pentaplast (Montabaur, Germany), a joint venture formed between Hoechst AG and Klockner Pentaplast GmbH in 1996.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA): Michael Tubridy, vp, sales and mktg.; Shawn Somerday, plant mgr., Barrier Films subsidiary.
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Supplier news: Achievements

ISO 9002 certification: Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA) for rigid plastic films produced at its Gordonsville and Rural Retreat, VA, facilities; Automated Packaging Systems, Inc.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA) began a $30 million expansion that will double its annual rigid film and sheet capacity to 100 million lb.
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Supplier news: International agreements

As a result of the European merger of the rigid film businesses of Klockner Pentaplast and Hoechst's Kalle Hartfoilen (Wiesbaden, Germany), the U.S.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Klockner Pentaplast of America Inc. (Gordonsville, VA) has established a research and materials testing center for pharmaceutical blister package films so that customers can develop or improve their blister packages.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA): Thomas Goeke, COO.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Pentaplast of America, Inc. (Gordonsville, VA): Randy Scott, market mgr. of polyester films; Michael Ryan, West Coast account mgr.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA): Michael Tubridy, director of mktg.; Dean Inman, vp technical areas; Nancy Edwards, mgr. of communications and media.