4 March 2024

Cardbox Packaging Announces €6.5 Million Investment in Czech Republic

Cardbox Packaging is proud to announce a significant investment of €6.5 million in its new subsidiary in the Czech Republic. This strategic investment underlines Cardbox Packaging's commitment to expanding its global footprint and enhancing its manufacturing capabilities to meet the growing demand for innovative and sustainable packaging solutions.

The investment will focus on the acquisition of state-of-the-art machinery to boost production efficiency, quality, and capacity at the Czech Republic and moving to another efficiency-focused facility. Key equipment acquisitions include:

  • Printing Press Koenig & Bauer Rapida 106 X-8+L: A cutting-edge printing press that offers unparalleled print quality, efficiency, and versatility. This addition will enable Cardbox Packaging to produce a wider range of packaging designs with higher precision and faster turnaround times.
  • Die-Cutter Bobst Visioncut 106 LER: This advanced die-cutting machine enhances precision in packaging cutting and shaping, ensuring superior product quality. The integration of full feeding logistics and optical lateral register further optimizes the production process, reducing waste and improving efficiency.

The investment in the Czech Republic is part of Cardbox Packaging's ongoing strategy to enhance its service offerings and reinforce its position among leaders in the packaging industry. By integrating these advanced technologies, Cardbox Packaging aims to set new standards in packaging innovation, sustainability, and customer satisfaction.

"We are excited about the expansion of our operations in the Czech Republic and the opportunities it brings to serve our customers better," said Klaus Hockl, CEO of Cardbox Packaging. "This investment not only strengthens our manufacturing capabilities but also demonstrates our commitment to innovation and excellence in the packaging industry."

Cardbox Packaging is dedicated to delivering sustainable packaging solutions that meet the highest standards of quality and environmental responsibility. This investment is a testament to Cardbox Packaging's vision for a more sustainable future and its commitment to providing customers with innovative, high-quality packaging solutions.

About Cardbox Packaging
The Cardbox Packaging Group, with sites in Austria, Czechia and the USA, has been active in the Czech Republic since 2012, employing 100 of its almost 250 employees at this location. Alongside with the plant expansion, the workforce growth is being planned too. A number of global branded companies consider Cardbox Packaging a valuable partner in the development and production of high-quality and sustainable packaging solutions. The continuously rising annual turnover of the group is expected to reach over €60mil in 2024.

For more information, visit www.cardbox-packaging.com.