Pro Carton is continuing to grow its membership with the addition of a French cartonboard mill, La Rochette Cartonboard SAS and European cartonboard producer, FOLBB. The announcement marks the growing alliance between key players across the sustainable packaging supply chain.
By joining Pro Carton, La Rochette Cartonboard SAS and FOLBB will support Pro Carton’s activity in promoting the use of cartonboard and cartons as the most preferred packaging medium.
Commenting on the announcement, Pierre-Yves Guégan of La Rochette Cartonboard SAS said, “We are delighted to join forces with some of the most significant players in our industry to help communicate the many benefits of cartonboard to stakeholders. Joining the association will enable us to closely collaborate with industry leading companies to promote usage of cartonboard as the most desirable packaging material, as well as align on important industry topics.”
Daniel Wiktorin of FOLBB added, “We are delighted to join such a well-known and recognised association. As a cartonboard producer, it was a no-brainer. Joining allows us to collaborate more frequently to help defend our industry’s interests and benefits, such as sustainability and the circular economy, as well as enabling framed exchanges between colleagues to create enriching discussions on important issues.”
Winfried Mühling, General Manager, Pro Carton, concluded, “On behalf of everybody here at Pro Carton, I welcome La Rochette Cartonboard SAS and FOLBB as members of Pro Carton. We’re excited to learn from their experience, honed through years in the cartonboard sector. Their fresh perspective on our industry will no doubt help us in our common goal to make cartonboard and carton packaging solutions the most preferred packaging choice for brand owners, retailers and consumers.”