The new company was formed after KPS Capital Partners completed its acquisition of Crown Holdings Inc. EMEA food and consumer packaging businesses.
Eviosys, a leader in the metal packaging industry with innovation and sustainability at its core, launched yesterday as a newly formed independent company. The company is Europe's largest manufacturer of steel and aluminum food packaging with hundreds of global and regional food and consumer goods customers.
Going forward, Eviosys aims to combine its long experience with an increased focus on innovation, research and development to advance its role in the development of fully sustainable packaging. Sustainability is at the heart of Eviosys, whose product portfolio consists of 100% recyclable metal materials. The company will work to develop truly sustainable packaging and develop solutions for its customers that help them achieve their sustainability goals while protecting the planet, people and community around us
With seven design studios and three laboratories across Europe, Eviosys will continue to build on its leadership in smart packaging solutions by providing exciting, innovative ways for its customers to differentiate themselves and capitalize on growth opportunities.
With 6,300 employees in 44 manufacturing facilities across 17 countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Eviosys has the largest manufacturing presence in the region. With its strategically located manufacturing facilities, Eviosys will continue its commitment to best-in-class quality in product protection while enhancing the reputation of brands in over 100 countries worldwide.
Tomás López, an industry expert with decades of experience in leading packaging companies, will lead Eviosys as its new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. López was previously CEO of Mivisa before the company was acquired by Crown Holdings in 2014.
Tomás López, CEO: "This is an incredibly exciting moment for the packaging industry. Eviosys combines 200 years of packaging experience and brand promotion with a future focus on innovation to protect our planet. With the company's extensive presence across EMEA, the launch of Eviosys represents a real step forward for the entire industry, leading to smart, sustainable packaging for all."
Olivier Aubry, SVP Sales and Marketing, said, "With our focus on smart and sustainable packaging, Eviosys will take another step to optimize products for our customers, end consumers and the planet. This means smart design solutions and uncompromising quality, with sustainability at the core."
Eviosys, headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, is a global leader in metal packaging. The company produces food cans and lids, aerosol cans, closures and promotional packaging for hundreds of consumer goods brands.
With 6,300 employees in 44 manufacturing facilities in 17 countries across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Eviosys has the largest manufacturing presence in the region. In 2020, the company generated revenues of €1.9 billion. Eviosys is a portfolio company of KPS Capital Partners, LP.
For more information: www.eviosys.com