New Spin Cap. We create the cap. You invent the game!

The recent exhibition PLMA Amsterdam was a great opportunity to present the newborn toy cap in the Gualapack caps family: the SPIN CAP. A collectible teetotum that doubles as dice thanks to the numbers engraved on the 6 lips, the SPIN CAP is targeted at children above 36 months of age and warrants hours of play for consumers and shelf-differentiation ...

GualapackGroup introduces new Cosmetics Spouted Pouches at PCD 2018

At the occasion of the Perfume, Cosmetics and Design exhibition, held in Paris beginning February, GualapackGroup introduced new Spouted Pouches for Cosmetics Applications. The new range of Spouted Pouches includes various laminates structures, with aluminum foil or with metallized film for a shiny appearance, or transparent ones. The Spouts are offered with a set of colors aiming to better fit ...

GualapackGroup joins CEFLEX

End 2017, GualapackGroup joined CEFLEX, the European collaborative project aiming at making flexible packaging more relevant to the circular economy by advancing better system design solutions via the collaboration of companies representing the entire value chain. GualapackGroup participation in the CEFLEX project highlights the constant efforts made by the Group, for more than a decade, to manage at best the complex ...

GualapackGroup to open a new plant in Chile

GualapackGroup, the World Leader of premade spouted pouches, continues its expansion in LATAM countries with the start of a brand new facility in Chile. Located close to Santiago, the new plant will be dedicated to pouches and spouted pouches production. “That new investment will strengthen our position in LATAM, a strategic area for our Group and, together with our existing ...

GualapackGroup extends its Gualapack Machinery Offer with a Service Catalogue

Gualapack System, the World Leader Integrated Offer for Premade Spouted Pouches, comes now with an additional Machinery Service Offer. In order to guarantee our partners the best Filling Line Performances and the benefits of our state-of-the-art upgrades, Gualapack has created an ad-hoc Service Catalogue. The Machinery Service Catalogue components address the different requirements from Gualapack System Partners, such as: On ...

CEFLEX: Surge in collaboration boosts support for circular economy solutions for flexible packaging

CEFLEX, the collaborative initiative to increase the collection and recycling of flexible packaging formats below A4 in size, has grown dramatically since its official launch in 2017 at Interpack. The number of participating stakeholders has risen by 56% in the past seven months to reach 53, with companies and organisations from across the value chain. CEFLEX’s ambitions are to make ...

GualapackGroup and Ströbel partner to offer Speicherstadt-Kaffee a sustainable premium coffee packaging

For more than a decade GualapackGroup has been working on developing and extending its range of sustainable laminates, LamiNEXT. For Speicherstadt-Kaffee, the alternative sustainable solution takes the form of multilayer laminate settled of a high barrier aluminum-free film associated to a sealant layer made from renewable resources. Such a sustainable solution guarantees a perfect aroma preservation, a high barrier to ...

Drinktec 2017: first No-Spill Pouch commercial launches

After a first introduction at Interpack last May, GualapackGroup was present at Drinktec in mid September in Munich, with its innovative No-Spill pouches at the stand of its partner Aptar. On that occasion, the two companies introduced the very first commercial launches of their already successful No-Spill Pouch System, integrating the SimplySqueeze valve from Aptar into the Gualapack System. The ...

Gualapack Ukraine inauguration in July

The new Group facility that officially opened in July 2017, is located in Sumy, a town of circa 270 thousand inhabitants and capital of the Ukraine North-East Sumy Oblast region, a peaceful area close to the Russian border. Gualapack Ukraine is equipped with rotogravure printing press and laminator for the production of multilayer barrier laminates, injection molding presses and assembling ...

GualapackGroup, a new logo for a new strategy

A few months after its presentation during the Interpack exhibition in May, let’s take a look again at the GualapackGroup change of logo. For nearly 15 years, since the acquisition of Safta by the Guala family, the Group had been organized around its two traditional divisions, the laminates and the Gualapack System. In order to better face the market dynamics, ...

No-Spill Pouch & SimplySqueeze

GualapackGroup and Aptar present, at the occasion of Drinktec exhibition in Munich (September 11-15th), the first commercial launches of their already successful No-Spill Pouch, integrating the SimplySqueeze valve. The Nurture (UK) and Jufico (Germany) baby juice pouches will be exhibited on Aptar stand (Hall 4, stand 210).

GualapackGroup at the FISPAL 2017 for the first time

GualapackGroup has exhibited at Fispal 2017, for the first time, in Sao Paulo, Brazil (June 27-30). After Interpack in May, Fispal was the opportunity to introduce in Brazil the Group innovations, together with our famous Spouted Pouches and our integrated Gualapack System offer. Please learn more about our GualapackGroup/Tradbor solutions at São Paulo Expo - Stand L120

The Gualapackgroup acquires mexican converter Excel Nobleza

Alessandria, 30  May 2017 – the GualapackGroup is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Mexican converter Excel Nobleza S.A.P.I. de C.V. The GualapackGroup will be leading the company into new business ventures in partnership with the Herrero Family, its original founder, which will remain in the management of the company. With this acquisition, the Group establishes a laminates’ manufacturing ...

Gualapack Brazil (Tradbor) certified BRC with AA Grade

Located in Iperó, São Paulo´s countryside, the Gualapack Brazil (Tradbor) plant, acquired by GualapackGroup in 2015, was evaluated by the recognized normatizer company BRC  with the AA grade, maximum index of evaluation. That BCR certification rewards the company management efforts to fit with the highest quality standards in food safety and hygiene. Alan Baumgarten, company’s Executive Director in Brazil “We ...

5th anniversary for Gualapack Nadab plant

The end of 2016, market for the GualapackGroup the 5th anniversary of the start of the production in its Romanian plant. Gualapack Nadab is the first facility built by the GualapackGroup abroad, as part of the Italian Group’s international development strategy, set off in 2010. Nadab, a small Romanian town, close to Timisoara and a few hours from the Hungarian/Romanian ...

Erdbär launches in Germany the first commercial bio-based Spouted Pouch, produced by GualapackGroup

The launch of erdbär Freche Freunde´s new eco-friendly pouch demonstrates the company commitment towards sustainability,  achieving a unique position in the German snack market for kids.  The premade multi-layer laminated pouch, with spout and cap, is mainly made of bio-based polyethylene obtained from renewable sources, such as sugar cane – and is a major achievement to reduce the company’s environmental ...

GualapackGroup to exhibit at Interpack and PLMA

May 2017 is a major period for the packaging industry and especially for the GualapackGroup. We will be present at Interpack, the largest packaging exhibition worldwide, held in Dusseldorf on  4th - 10th May (Hall 9, Stand D24) and one week later in Amsterdam, at the major European Private Label event, the PLMA 2017, 16-17th  May (Hall 8 Stand F8529). ...

GualapackGroup and Aptar Food + Beverage are Partnering to Launch a Premade “No-Spill” Spouted Pouch Solution

GualapackGroup and Aptar are pleased to announce that they are partnering to launch a premade “No-Spill” Spouted Pouch solution. The two leaders in their respective technologies of premade spouted pouches and no-spill valves entered a strategic agreement to introduce this unique product and technological solution. The innovative “No-Spill” Spouted Pouch integrated system offers the safety and convenience of the “SimpliSqueeze™” ...