Finish packaging group Huhtamaki inaugurates US$26.03m packaging plant in Egypt

EGYPT – Huhtamaki, a global food packaging firm based in Finland, has inaugurated a new state-of-the-art flexible packaging facility in Egypt at an investment worth US$26.03 million. The food and drinks packaging major said that investment is expected to serve the Egyptian market as well as export market into other African countries as well as Europe. “The Egyptian market is sizeable, and with the rapid population growth in Africa we expect future growth opportunities both for us and our customers. Until now we have served flexible packaging customers in Egypt…

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Huhtamaki taps Tetra Pak’s Charles Heaulme as President and CEO

EUROPE – The Finnish food packaging specialist, Huhtamaki Oyj has appointed former Tetra Pak’s Charles Heaulme as new President and Chief Executive effective after the Annual General Meeting on April 26, 2019. Charles joins Huhtamaki from Tetra Pak, where his latest position has been Vice President Europe and Central Asia since 2015. He succeeds Jukka Moisio who will be stepping down after a long and successful tenure at the company. Moisio was named new CEO of the global specialist in packaging for food and drink in 2008 from the position…

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