History

History

Company Milestones

  • 1965 Hämeenlinna plant (Finland) established
  • 1986 Company name changed to Polarcup
  • 1993 Auneau plant (France) acquired
  • 1993 Siemianowice plant (Poland) established
  • 1997 Istanbul factory (Turkey) acquired
  • 1999 Company name changed to Huhtamaki Van Leer
  • 2001 Company name changed to Huhtamaki
  • 2010 Sun Capital Partners acquired Huhtamaki´s Rigid Plastic business in Europe
  • 2011 Paccor established in January
  • 2011 Paccor acquired Veriplast Rigid plastic business
  • 2011 Paccor acquired Pannunion
  • 2012 Company opens it’s Center for Development & Innovation in Zell, Germany
  • 2013 Exopack Holdings S.a. formed in May by the combination of  five leading packaging companies in North America and Europe
  • 2013 All operations united as COVERIS in November
  • 2013 COVERIS acquired Closures Ltd, UK