June 18th, 2021


Amerplast shareholders have sold their shares in full to UK based private equity group Chiltern Capital LLP. Following the acquisition, Amerplast businesses will be combined with existing companies in their investment portfolio; Hanmere Polythene and Plasmech Packaging to form an enlarged, pan-European group. Amerplast CEO, Mark Rooney, will be the CEO of this group.


Amerplast sees this as a very positive development, providing the company with an opportunity to further enhance its product offering and to grow capacity and customer network. The company will continue with its focus on growing together with customers through innovative and sustainable flexible packaging solutions. Synergy within the new pan-European group provides companies with increased knowledge, know-how and flexibility to better serve and to meet the future needs of our customers in Europe, UK and Russia.


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Hanmere Polythene



Plasmech Packaging

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