Technology investments at two facilities

November 20, 2013

Liqui-Box, the leading innovator of sustainable packaging solutions for the delivery of liquid products, today announced planned upgrades to two of its manufacturing facilities. 

Liqui-Box will install two new high capacity, multi-lane bag machines, automate multiple processes and upgrade its film extrusion capabilities. The new, state-of-the-art equipment and upgrades will be installed at Wythenshawe, England and Ashland, Ohio manufacturing locations.

“Liqui-Box is committed to continually advancing its cutting edge technologies used to serve its flexible packaging customers. These new investments will allow Liqui-Box the ability to even better serve its customers with packaging solutions in the fastest and most cost efficient manner.”

—Ken Swanson, President and CEO of Liqui-Box

Liqui-Box is constantly innovating its products to ensure customers receive superior quality and performance. The company will continue to upgrade its operations to meet the growing and customized needs of its valued partners. Both the Wythenshawe and Ashland plants are fully integrated film, lamination, fitment and bag making operations servicing the food, dairy and beverage market.

About Liquibox

Founded in 1961, Liquibox is a global leader in liquid packaging and dispensing—working in partnership with customers to deliver high-quality, innovative solutions that achieve sustainable performance. In February 2020, Liquibox acquired DS Smith’s flexible packaging and Worldwide Dispensers that are now working as one across 20 locations powered by a global workforce of nearly 2,000 employees. The company is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia (USA).

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