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Tekni-Plex acquires cleanroom film extruder, converter Beyers Plastics

Headquartered in Puurs, Belgium, Beyers will now become part of Tekni-Plex’s Tekni-Films business unit.


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November 6, 2018 by Canadian Plastics

In its tenth acquisition in the past four years, packaging material supplier Tekni-Plex Inc. has acquired Beyers Plastics, a cleanroom Class 7 extruder and converter of PE film, from investment company FAMO N.V.

The terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

Headquartered in Puurs, Belgium, Beyers will now become part of Tekni-Plex’s Tekni-Films business unit. It specializes in producing PE packaging for pharmaceutical, medical and other industries such as food, aerospace, solar energy, semi-conductor, and chemicals.

“The acquisition of Beyers Plastics allows us to expand our portfolio of cleanroom-produced pharmaceutical and medical flexible packaging products. For the first time, we will have bag converting capability, as well as PE blown film extrusion,” said Joe Horn, senior vice president and general manager, global, Tekni-Films. “The acquisition supports our goal of expanding our offerings in the pharmaceutical and healthcare space.”

Tekni-Plex is headquartered in Wayne, Penn., and operates manufacturing sites across eight countries worldwide.