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Vetropack AG

16.05.2024

Vetropack to close Swiss glass production plant

Glass manufacturer Vetropack will close its St-Prex, Switzerland, production site by the end of August this

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08.05.2024

Consultation process on the production site in St-Prex: proposals from employee representatives are being evaluated

The Vetropack Group, one of Europe´s leading glass packaging manufacturers, has completed an important intermediate step in the consultation process on the future of its production site in St-Prex

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19.03.2024

Vetropack issues glass manufacturing jobs and shutdown warning for 2024

Vetropack has warned of job cuts and shutdowns in 2024 as a result of the glass

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07.03.2024

Vetropack Group considers glass manufacturing facility closure

Vetropack Group is considering the closure of its Swiss production site in

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05.02.2024

Vetropack launches lightweight returnable glass bottle

European glass manufacturer Vetropack has introduced a 0.33-litre returnable bottle as a standard solution for the Austrian brewing

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02.02.2024

Vetropack Group presents innovative 0.33-litre returnable bottle as standard solution for the Austrian brewing industry

Together with Brau Union Österreich, Vetropack Group, one of Europe´s leading manufacturers of glass packaging, is presenting a new 0.33-litre returnable bottle that is being launched on the market in February 2024 as a standard solution for the

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02.02.2024

Vetropack starts up new furnace in the Czech Republic

The Vetropack Group, one of Europe´s leading glass packaging manufacturers, has commissioned a new melting furnace as well as two servo-driven glass forming machines and another glass forming machine at its Czech site in

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28.11.2023

Vetropack: Board of Directors nominates Urs Ryffel for election at the General Assembly

The Board of Directors of Vetropack Holding Ltd nominates Urs Ryffel for election to the Board of Directors at the annual General Assembly on 25 April

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02.11.2023

Board of Directors of Vetropack Group: Urs Kaufmann to step down at 2024 General Assembly

The Vetropack Group, one of Europe´s leading manufacturers of glass packaging, announced today that long-standing member of the Board of Directors Urs Kaufmann will resign from the board next year at his own

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13.07.2023

Vetropack Austria Family Day

The first Vetropack Austria Family Day took place end of June, just in time for the start of the holidays, in bright

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31.05.2023

Vetropack resumes production in Ukraine

Vetropack, one of Europe´s leading manufacturers of glass packaging, is cautiously ramping up operations again at its Gostomel plant in Ukraine. The company began heating up one of two remaining furnaces

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16.03.2023

Vetropack Ad Hoc - Integrated Annual Report and Remuneration Report – Despite challenging environment net profit of CHF 40.7 Mio.

With no change to the high level of demand for glass packaging, the dominant features of the 2022 fiscal year were persistent delivery bottlenecks and rising

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28.02.2023

Vetropack Gostomel Foundation issues first payments

In the summer of 2022, the Vetropack Group set up a foundation specifically to support employees at the Ukrainian site in

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20.12.2022

Vetropack is supporting employees in Ukraine

The war in Ukraine and the resulting energy crisis have shaped the year 2022. Our colleagues in Ukraine are particularly

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15.11.2022

Vetropack participates in Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)

Vetropack has pursued a holistic approach to sustainability ever since it launched a wide-ranging transformation process back in

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22.09.2022

Echovai by Vetropack: The world´s first returnable bottles made of thermally tempered lightweight glass

With its innovative Echovai solution, Vetropack Group, one of Europe´s leading manufacturers of glass packaging, is showcasing the world´s first returnable bottle made of tempered lightweight glass at Drinktec

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23.08.2022

War damage to the Ukraine plant resulted in a reported loss of CHF -9.7 million

Despite an extremely challenging environment, the Vetropack Group was able to increase its net sales from goods and services by 9.0% (14% after adjusting for currency effects) to reach CHF 435.0 million in the first half of 2022 (prior year: CHF

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16.08.2022

Vetropack Group mourns loss of Croatian General Manager Tihomir Premužak

With great distress and sadness, management and employees of the Vetropack Group have reacted to the death of Tihomir

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02.08.2022

Crystal-clear benefits for consumers and the environment: Vetropack at Drinktec 2022

At the first Drinktec in five years, Vetropack Group, one of Europe´s leading manufacturers of glass packaging, will be showcasing how it has made use of the pandemic period to drive forward important new product

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20.05.2022

Vetropack to cut jobs at damaged Ukraine glass manufacturing facility

Glass packager Vetropack is to cut 200 jobs at its Ukraine factory damaged by military

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24.08.2021

Ad hoc announcement in accordance with Art. 53 LR – Vetropack in the first half of 2021: capacities and net sales significantly increased

Vetropack Group increased net sales from goods and services by 23.3% to CHF 399.2 million (last year: CHF 323.8

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17.03.2021

Fiscal year characterised by COVID-19 pandemic – Vetropack Group results at a good level

In a challenging environment shaken by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vetropack Group achieved an EBIT margin of 11.5% (2019: 12.5%). Consolidated net sales stood at CHF 662.6 million (2019: 714.9

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14.12.2020

Vetropack Group: successful acquisition of the glassworks in Chișinău, Moldova

Vetropack, a leading Swiss corporate group in the European glass packaging industry, has reported that the acquisition of the Moldovan glassworks in Chişinău has been closed successfully after the necessary approvals were obtained from the

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24.06.2020

European and US glass industries salute all staff who are working relentlessly to keep essential industries going and to contribute to food security

GPI, FEVE and FERVER reiterate importance of glass manufacturing to the food, beverage and pharma

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06.03.2019

Vetropack-Gruppe: Verwaltungsrat ernennt neuen Leiter Marketing, Verkauf und Produktionsplanung auf Gruppenstufe

Der Verwaltungsrat der Vetropack Holding AG ernannte Evan Williams per 1. Juni 2019 zum neuen gruppenweiten Leiter Marketing, Verkauf und

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06.03.2019

Vetropack Group: Board of Directors appoints new Head of Marketing, Sales and Production Planning at Group level

The Board of Directors of Vetropack Holding Ltd has appointed Evan Williams as the new Group-wide Head of Marketing, Sales and Production Planning with effect from 1 June

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31.01.2019

Vetropack appoints Zippe for batch plant and cullet work

Austrian container glass manufacturer Vetropack has appointed Zippe Industrieanlagen for engineering work at its Kremsmünster

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