The Van Genechten Group - which maintains a graphic tradition started in 1834 - consists of both the Packaging Division, Van Genechten Packaging, and the Playing Cards Division, Cartamundi, the world's largest producer of trade and playing cards.
Van Genechten Packaging (VGP) is a long-established company that provides its customers with innovative, sustainable and cost-effective packaging solutions. VGP has developed over the years both through acquisitions and organic growth a strong partnership with global strategic suppliers, which means the Group is able to offer its customers both flexibility and security of supply.
Being pro-active to customer needs and market conditions, VGP, in addition to its general folding carton business, has developed focused business units dedicated to premium packaging, packaging machinery and extruded/laminated boards.
- Europe's largest independent folding carton producer
- Technology leader
- 10 converting plants in 7 countries, 1 extrusion site
- Converting more than 200 000 tonnes of board
- Employing 1.600 people
- Generaing net sales of about 260 Mio Euros
We create brand value through outstanding packaging solutions to achieve our customers' business objectives.
- to listen, understand and cooperate
- to drive and excel as one team
- to share and enjoy with pride
Responsibility and Environment
At Van Genechten Packaging, the highest priority in all we do is given to the safety of the consumers, the security of our customers and the well being of our employees. We are keen supporters of a sustainable use of materials and the protection of the environment. This is also fundamental to our own personal integrity, to sound and ethical business and to our responsibility as a leader in the folding carton industry.
Sustainability is an integral aspect of our business policy. Therefore VGP promotes sustainable forestry and complies with all Chain-of-Custody requirements as set by FSC and PEFC. VGP has been assessed as meeting the requirements of Chain-of-Custody. The scope of this certificaiton includes the sourcing of cardboard, development and production of printed cardboard packaging as well as the sales of printed cardboard packaging.
Health and safety are an integral aspect of our business policy. We meet and respect all legal requirements and aim for the highest achievable safety standard.
Food Compliant Packaging
Product Safety and Quality are vital ingredients of the long-term success of our business. Van Genechten Packaging have implemented Food Safety Standards that incorporate the most advanced material and knowledge available in the industry. These standards are audited and approved by independent organisations.
Van Genechten Packaging offers you products from these product groups:
- Packaging materials and supplies (1564)
- Services for the packaging industry (492)
Environmentally friendly packaging
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