Constantia Buying UK-Based Company

Constantia Flexibles based in Austria says it is buying FFP Packaging Solutions, a maker of sustainable, flexible packaging in the consumer market from Northampton, United Kingdom.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

“The acquisition aligns well with our Vision 2025 growth strategy of investing in competitive businesses with potential for future growth,” says Pim Vervaat, CEO of Constantia Flexibles. “FFP Packaging Solutions joining the Constantia Flexibles Group will expand our overall market position. Its significant experience and credibility allow for strong relationships across the UK food industry. We will be working with the existing management team to continue driving the revolution of sustainable flexible packaging in the UK and beyond.”

Founded in 1967, FFP Packaging Solutions is a family-owned company with more than 100 workers.

Constantia Flexibles has about 8,660 employees at 38 sites in 16 countries.