Emsur acquires majority of Eximpack

Monday, 14 January 2019

Emsur has reportedly acquired a significant stake of the Russian Eximpack after a successful relationship that was initiated in 2016.

Emsur reinforces its presence in eastern Europe with a strong and strategic movement into the sleevespackaging market.

Emsur acquires majority of Eximpack

Emsur, the flexible plastic packaging division of Grupo Lantero, has acquired the majority of Eximpack since it was partially acquired more than two years ago. The relationships in between the two companies have been very fruitful, integrating expertise from both sides and complementing each other to add value to their clients. This movement is within the strategic framework of the company that aims to grow in new regions and expand its global footprint, increase its products and technologies portfolio and remark its focus on the beverages market and the dairy sector.

Eximpack´s core business are the shrink sleeves in eastern Europe where they are market leaders. It started its activity as a family business in 1998 in St. Petersburgh. Now, it counts with a highly efficient 10,000 sqm production site fully equipped witha skilled workforce of 240 people,androtogravure and extrusion for shrink film technologies. Since a few months ago, it´s operating withtwo new investments: a new line of gravure printing and a Combi laminator that increases the existing capacity up to 115Mm2.

The Eximpack´s acquisition highpoints the group´s commitment to the Russian market and its involvement to improve and increase the delivery of high-quality products across the whole European region including the eastern countries, a strategic decision that accompanies the one made in Coexpan, the rigid packaging division of Grupo Lantero, who is going to open a new factory in Moscow.

“I am pleased to reaffirm Eximpack as our strategic acquired partner. This operation will allow us to spread our professionalism, innovative products and quality service to the Eastern Europe. This is a win-win movement where we keep growing globally as well as adding higher value into the beverages market with our            great expertise in sleeves”, said Andres Lantero, President of Grupo Lantero.

Andrey Smirnov, General Manager of Emsur Eximpack, added: “We are very pleasedthatthe collaborative agreement with Emsur group is carried out so efficiently. We have defined ambitious market growth goals and are eager to show the flexible packaging industry what we are capable of within the sleeves spectrum”.

If you want to learn more about Emsur´s new acquisition capabilities, please refer to its website


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