The GualapackGroup was founded in 2010 by the joining together of twoleading companies in flexible packaging: Safta and Gualapack.
The GualapackGroup was founded by the Guala family in 2010. Today, the company is a world leader in flexible packaging technology and is the successful fusion of two firms with an industrial pedigree that stretches back over time.
a pioneering Italian producer of flexible packaging. Founded in 1925 as a manufacturer of viscose rayon, Safta today is renowned for the quality of its multi-layer laminates and for its customised packaging solutions. The plant in Piacenza has five production departments: one for polyethylene extrusion, one for electronic engraving which is backed-up by a dedicated design service; and the three departments where the manufacturing process takes place: a printing department, a laminating department and the slitting area.
Gualapack is the world leader in pre-made flexible packaging solutions with a spout and cap. The company was founded in 1986 in Alessandria for the production of flexible packaging. In 1989 it started producing an innovative type of flexible packaging: the Cheerpack. Today, the product range is divided into Cheerpack CP and Cheerpack DP (Spouted Stand Up Pouch). Thanks to the commercial success enjoyed by Cheerpack pouches, Gualapack now has three production facilities: the headquarters, based in Castellazzo Bormida (AL), Italy, a facility in Nadab, Romania, which opened in May 2011, and a new facility in San Jose, Cosa Rica, which opened in September 2013.
Partecipation: Working as a team with enthusiasm and trust by sharing objectives. Integrity: Acting honesty and transparently, respecting people, their safety and the environment. Competency: Know how, getting results thanks to constant training. Positiveness: Believe in success, in the future, in our ability and in our team. Responsability: Individual, social and environmental, acting for the sake of the community.
High performance flexible packaging is our knowledge
- Integrated technology solutions are our strength
- Respect of environment is our rule
- We invest on motivated and talented people
Growing sustainably competing with the best.