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Rémy Cointreau to return to champagne with J. de Telmont acquisition

Rémy Cointreau to return to champagne with J. de Telmont acquisition

French spirits group Rémy Cointreau has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire a majority stake in Champagne de Telmont. Founded in 1912, Champagne de Telmont is one of the last family-owned estates in the Champagne region and has been[…]

06/16/2020
HCP looks to boost skincare offer with Pum-Tech Korea partnership

HCP looks to boost skincare offer with Pum-Tech Korea partnership

Beauty packaging company HCP (Baring Private Equity Asia) announced a commercial partnership with dispensing technology specialist Pum-Tech Korea (PTK) this spring. The company tells Luxe Packaging Insight about the first steps it is taking[…]

06/03/2020
Silgan finalizes Albéa Dispensing Systems acquisition

Silgan finalizes Albéa Dispensing Systems acquisition

Silgan Holdings has completed the acquisition of Albéa’s beauty and personal-care dispensing division along with its Metal (Covit Europe and US) and Brazil operations. The businesses joined Silgan as of June 1st. Albéa will now focus on its[…]

06/02/2020
Verpack opens up capital to accelerate growth

Verpack opens up capital to accelerate growth

French family-owned company Verpack has gained a minority shareholder in the form of Crédit Mutuel Equity, which has taken a 25% stake in the luxury-packaging specialist. The company, which manufactures setup boxes, folding boxes, tubes and[…]

05/14/2020 |
Anjac Health & Beauty acquires Roval Cosmétiques

Anjac Health & Beauty acquires Roval Cosmétiques

Supplier of healthcare and prestige beauty solutions, French group Anjac Heath & Beauty has built a portfolio of expertise over the years with a strong focus on R&D. Its latest acquisition, Roval Cosmétiques, a player in the personal care,[…]

04/28/2020
Sparring Capital snaps up majority stake in Pure Trade

Sparring Capital snaps up majority stake in Pure Trade

French private equity firm Sparring Capital has acquired a majority stake in Pure Trade, French supper of luxury packaging and promotional products for cosmetics and fragrance. Former investors Initiative et Finance and Isatis Capital have[…]

04/17/2020
Pernod Ricard adds Italicus & KI NO BI to portfolio

Pernod Ricard adds Italicus & KI NO BI to portfolio

French group Pernod Ricard has expanded its spirits portfolio with the addition of Italicus, the Italian premium bergamot-infused aperitivo and Japanese gin KI NO BI. Pernod Ricard explains that Italicus, founded in 2016 by Giuseppe Gallo,[…]

03/17/2020
Salinas buys Fabregas Packaging

Salinas buys Fabregas Packaging

Alicante-based rigid box specialist Salinas has announced the acquisition of fellow Spanish supplier Fabregas Packaging, which had been in receivership since November 2019. Valued at €9m, Fabregas brings with it an 8,000m2 facility with a[…]

03/10/2020
GPA Global acquires Hub Folding Box

GPA Global acquires Hub Folding Box

Luxury secondary packaging specialist GPA Global has acquired fellow US-based company Hub Folding Box, a specialist in printing and packaging. The acquisition will expand GPA’s global manufacturing and establish North America as the cornerstone[…]

03/06/2020 |

Pernod Ricard invests in KI NO BI gin

Pernod Ricard is strengthening its gin portfolio with a "significant investment" in KI NO BI Kyoto Dry Gin. The investment will mainly be used to fund a state-of-the-art distillery for the ultra-premium Japanese gin brand to meet increasing[…]

03/05/2020