After the acquisition of Crown Holdings Inc.’s EMEA food and consumer packaging business, KPS Capital Partners launches Eviosys as an independent company. As a leader in the metal packaging industry, it will place a focus on innovation and sustainability in its product portfolio.
Eviosys is the largest producer of aluminum and steel food packaging, which includes metal closures, aerosol cans, food cans and ends, and promotional packaging for brands. Among its produce offerings include a line made with 100% recyclable metal substrates.
This new venture will help customers meet their sustainability goals, help minimise pollution and wastage, and protect the environment while retaining its position in the industry. The team will consistently develop solutions and innovative ways to offer truly sustainable packaging.
Tomás López will lead the company as the new Chief Executive Officer, with his decades of. experience in the packaging industry. He said, “This is an incredibly exciting moment for the packaging industry. Eviosys combines 200 years of experience in preserving products and promoting brands, with a future focus on innovating to protect the planet. With the business’s extensive footprint across EMEA, the launch of Eviosys means a true step-change for the entire industry that will lead to smart, sustainable packaging for all.”
Laetitia Durafour, Director of Marketing, added, “With our focus on smart sustainable packaging, Eviosys will take a confident step towards making products fit for our customers, end consumers and the planet. That means clever design solutions and uncompromising quality, with sustainability at the very heart.”
Eviosys boasts of seven design studios and three laboratories, with 44 production facilities across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.