With effect from 1 January 2021, the Nortrup-based group of companies purchases the specialist for offset-printed packaging, Friedrich Friend GmbH Kartonagenfabrik, located in Nordhausen.
“We see the acquisition of this specialist for manufacturing of offset-printed packaging as an ideal addition for our production processes in the business unit of corrugated board”, informs Stefan Delkeskamp, managing director of the Delkeskamp group of companies. “In this way we consolidate consulting competence, technical know-how and the existing order volume of both organisations.”
Since its formation in 2007, the Nordhausen site of Friedrich Freund GmbH Kartonagenfabrik has steadily developed into a reliable supplier on the market for offset-printed packaging, mainly made of corrugated board. In a cooperative dialogue, the supplied customers from all sectors, especially the food industry, with customised offset packaging and displays.
“With the Delkeskamp group of companies, we have found a buyer to whom the Friedrich Freund GmbH Kartonagenfabrik with its location in Nordhausen fits perfectly”, comments Hans-Ulrich Schroeder, one of the two managing directors of Friedrich Freund GmbH Kartonagenfabrik.
“In the future, the location will be the Delkeskamp Group’s competence centre for offset-printed”, confirms Stefan Delkeskamp, managing director of Delkeskamp Verpackungswerke GmbH. “With our own packaging development department including a laboratory, as well as extensive technical and consulting skills on site at our customers’ premises, we start with confidence in the future in 2021!”
The Delkeskamp Produktions GmbH & Co. KG, based in 49638 Nortrup, takes over 100% of Friedrich Freund GmbH Kartonagenfabrik as part of an asset deal and offers all employees a secure job in this context.
Delkeskamp group of companies acquires Friedrich Freund GmbH Kartonagenfabrik (cardboard box factory)