Deufol sells its logistics company, focus on Industrial Packaging

Deufol Group, world market leader in Industrial Packaging, sold its  shares of Activatis GmbH in the course of a Management-Buy-Out (MBO) transaction. According to the announcement, the company shifted its strategic focus on the business area “Industrial Packaging” as well as additional services related to this business area. The spinoff of the Activatis GmbH was carried out through the MBO under the lead of the Managing Director, Matthias Flörsch.

Activatis GmbH develops and operates as a system partner for custom designed logistics solutions along the supply chain and has more than 30 years of experience in the field of air freight handling and chemical logistics. The recently developed “Smart Logistic Approach” is set to optimize the digitalization and automatization of supply chain processes and is consequently focused on the realization of efficiency increases within Industry 4.0.

Earlier Deufol started construction of a new packaging unit in the Czech Republic.

About Deufol Group:

The company is a global premium provider of packaging services and adjacent services. Its focus includes Export & Industrial Packaging, Logistics Services, Automated Packaging, Smart IT solutions for supply chain, Promotional & Display Packaging or Data Packaging. Deufol Corporation with headquarters in Hofheim (Wallau) near Frankfurt am Main in Germany has 80 operations in eleven countries and employs nearly 2,700 people. In 2015, the group achieved an annual sale of EUR 325 million. 

Source: Woodbizforum