Mespack Acquires SR Innova
Mespack expands their end-of-line packaging technology and product offering with the acquisition of Barcelona-based SR Innova.
Barcelona, Spain – August 8, 2017 – Mespack, the leading international manufacturer of flexible packaging machinery and a subsidiary of Duravant LLC, is pleased to announce the acquisition of SR Innova. The acquisition extends Mespack’s product offering of secondary packaging equipment for case packing, erecting, sealing and palletizing solutions and brings specialty technology for wrap- around case packing.
Founded in 1947, SR Innova designs and manufactures packaging machinery for food, beverage, oil, chemical, cosmetics, home care products and pharmaceutical applications. The company sells and services equipment worldwide, and their extensive product portfolio delivers packaging machinery technologies to a broad range of global customers. SR Innova excels at customizing complete end- of-line solutions and integrating into existing production lines.
"We are pleased to bring the SR Innova product range into Mespack,” says Reinout Van Zjip, Managing Director of Mespack. "SR Innova has a strong reputation for quality, flexibility and efficiency, and we’re excited to combine our expertise in packaging innovation to deliver new products and extend greater value to our customers."
"The SR Innova team is excited to join Mespack and the Duravant organization," says, Francesc Cervera, Vice President of Sales, SR Innova. "We have had a long-standing product and technology partnership with Arpac, a Duravant Company, and this stronger connection to the group allows us to accelerate our presence in more markets and regions. Additionally, our integration into Mespack allows us to build upon collective operational synergies and gain access to expanded resources."
The partnership also provides the opportunity to leverage Mespack’s global brand leadership position. “We are happy to announce that we will re-brand the SR Innova product range to Mespack SRI,” adds Mr. Van Zjip. Mespack’s customers and global network of agents and partners will have full access to the Mespack SRI portfolio.
Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Mespack is an international manufacturer of flexible packaging solutions that engineers and builds high speed machinery for the world's leading consumer packaged goods companies. Recognized as a highly innovative brand delivering creative, functional and sustainable packaging technologies, Mespack has a broad portfolio of products that specialize in forming, filling and sealing sachets, sticks, pouches and other film-based packaging. Mespack SRI products include end-of-line packaging solutions. With more than 1,500 machines in service worldwide, Mespack excels in export management with a sales network in over 70 countries around the world and regional service centers that provide expedited access to parts and service. Mespack serves the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, chemical, confectionary, cosmetic and personal care markets. Mespack is a Duravant Company.
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Headquartered in Downers Grove, IL, Duravant is a global engineered equipment company with manufacturing, sales and service facilities throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Through their portfolio of operating companies, Duravant delivers trusted end-to-end process solutions for customers and partners through engineering and integration expertise, project management and operational excellence. With worldwide sales distribution and service networks, they provide immediate and lifetime aftermarket support to all the markets they serve in the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors. Duravant’s market-leading brands are synonymous with innovation, durability and reliability.