Berlin Packaging (Chicago, Illinois / USA) has struck again: With the 14th acquisition in Europe in the past five years, the US packaging group with European headquarters in Milan is continuing its expansion course. The latest acquisition is the British packaging manufacturer Raepak (Norwich / Great Britain), which specializes in cosmetics and personal care packaging. The range includes containers made of PET, PE-HD, polypropylene and acrylic as well as corresponding closures, tubes and dosing systems. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Just a few weeks ago, the US group took over the manufacturer Roma International (Hadleigh / Great Britain), which also specializes in cosmetics and personal care packaging. The declared aim of the Americans is to be able to offer packaging solutions in all market segments across the whole of Europe.