Canadian Packaging

TricorBraun forms alliance with Treffpack

Move expected to create a one-stop packaging shop for both companies.


June 8, 2011
by Canadian Packaging Staff

An alliance has been forged between Treffpack of Hamburg, Germany and TricorBraun, a U.S. company headquartered in St. Louis, MO with offices throughout North America.

With each company possessing over 100 years of experience in the rigid packaging industry, the goal of the alliance is to create the ultimate one-stop packaging shop for customers.

Both companies expect to leverage their excellent relationships with the top packaging and component manufacturers and their ability to offer superior logistics and management assistance to achieve the one-stop shop goal.

“We are ready to work hard in concert with Treffpack to earn that worldwide reputation. We feel we’re working with a partner that shares our vision and values,” explains Keith Strope, TricorBraun chief executive officer.

Via the alliance, Treffpack has immediate access to TricorBraun’s world-wide sourcing capabilities through its global supply chain as well as its world-class Design & Engineering Group. This relationship clearly furthers the global reach of both Treffpack and TricorBraun.

TricorBraun, (www.tricorbraun.com), which has over 40 locations in Canada, the U.S., Mexico and Asia and is one of the world’s leading suppliers of rigid packaging.

Treffpack (www.treffpack.de) designs, develops and the delivers complete packaging solutions to customers in Germany and throughout Europe.