BRUSSELS, Belgium, Dec. 18, 2019 (Fastmarkets RISI) -French cardboard packaging maker Fellmann Cartonnages has acquired two Speedmaster XL 106 LPL presses for its production facility in Guebwiller, in north-eastern France.
It is the third time Fellmann Cartonnages has chosen the Heidelberg brand to update the machinery fleet at its Guebwiller site and is part of its plans to raise output. Fellmann Cartonagges processes about 50,000 tonnes/yr of cardboard, producing 10 million packaging products per day, according local news outlet Emballages Magazine.
The manufacturer's customers include Nestlé, Philips, McCain Foods, Valeo, Saint Louis, Cereal, Isostar and the Groupe Lactalis.
Fellmann Cartonnages is one of the European leaders in the agri-food packaging sector, with two production sites (Guebwiller in Alsace and Soissons in Picardy) and 160 employees.