corex® Tupak Production BV, manufacturer of luxury paperboard cores and composite cans has been taken over by Corex, the cores and edge protection division of the VPK Packaging group. By doing so, Corex will enter the fast growing consumer packaging and composite cans market. The activities of Tupak Packaging, the distribution division, will continue to exist independently.
corex® Turkey moves to a new location
Corex Turkey, located in Bursa (Turkey), has started production in February 2013 in a location of 4.300 m². Today, 4 years later, we can serve a wide range of cardboard tubes with internal diameter from 35 mm up to 750 mm to the market on our existing machinery. In order to allow further growth of our business, it was decided to move to a new building within the same industrial park. In April 2017, we have started to produce our high quality cores / tubes on the new location having a shopfloor of 6.500m². Our local team is confident to further expand the business in the next few years based on the corporate Corex values of working closely together with our customers by offering tailor-made solutions and creating long term value.
corex® US LLC starts up as greenfield in Unites States of America
corex® Nederland has commissioned its building extension enabling better services to its customers.
corex® Turkey Ambalay Sanayi Ve Ticaret Anonim Serketi was founded with a location in Bursa.
corex® closes its production facility in Denmark.
corex® starts up a greenfield in Germany and Romania.
corex® In September the 10 core companies in the VPK Packaging Group came together under one label. All the companies now bear the name COREX. VPK Packaging Group sells its 50% interest in Fionia and sets up corex® Denmark.
In February four companies were taken over from the French Abzac group, namely the tube companies in Luxembourg, Poland, the Czech Republic and Norway. This acquisition further confirms VPK Packaging Group’s leading position in Northern, Western, Central and Southern Europe.
corex® VPK Packaging Group cores division expands by taking over Deva Cores in the UK.
VPK Packaging Group takes over Davrain in France
VPK Packaging Group acquires the remaining 50% of the shares in Depauw nv.
corex® VPK Packaging Group takes over the cores company Cartonnage Industrie Holland Almelo of Wierden (NL).
corex® VPK Packaging Group acquires 100% of the shares in Alltube.
corex® VPK Packaging acquires a 50% interest in Depauw NV