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WHAT YOU MAKE OF HISTORY!
Decades of experience and successful developmental work in the corrugated board, solid board, plastics, wood and combination packaging sectors make us a flexible and reliable partner for those complex demands thrown up in a constantly-developing market.en Markt.
The basis of our process-oriented production and service performances are our certifications in accordance with DIN ISO, BRC/loP, FSC® (FSC® C107496) and HACCP.
AT HEUCHEMER PACKAGING
Construction of new production halls for the production of wooden pallets
Early 1953 – addition of a new material:
Beginning of production of corrugated board packaging at the Bad Ems locations
3rd October 1953: Fire at the Bad Ems factory
7th January 1954: Rebuilding of the Bad Ems factory
The eldest son, and later company owner, Christoph Heuchemer, was born in 1955…
…His sisters, Corinna and Martina, were born in 1958 and 1960. Both sisters always stood alongside the company to offer advice and support, but never had official roles.
Karl-Heinz Heuchemer takes over management of the company from his father, Carl Heuchemer
Purchase of the ‘Old School’ in Miehlen/Taunus, to be converted into the second location for the production of cardboard packaging
Company founder, Carl Heuchemer, celebrates his 80th birthday
On 19th May 1967, Carl Heuchemer, owner and senior partner of the Carl Heuchemer Company, Sawmill, Box and Cardboard Factory, is able to celebrate his 80th birthday with remarkable mental clarity.
New factory building in Bad Ems
The modern build in Wilhelmsallee was able to be ready after around ten months, and serves above all as a focus for administration and offices.
More diversification of supply: ‘Production of Plastic Packaging’ in Miehlen/Taunus.
From this year on, Heuchemer Packaging exists as we know it today, with the three resources:
- Corrugated board
Considerable expansion demands the construction of another factory in Miehlen/Taunus.
Fire in Bad Ems
In 1987, the ‘plastics production’ sub-division caught fire and resulted in the Bad Ems location being burned almost completely to the ground. As a result, it was decided to outsource plastics packaging production to the ‘Old School’ in Miehlen/Taunus, and to rebuild the Bad Ems location for the production of crates and pallets.
Christoph Heuchemer takes over management of Heuchemer Packaging from his father, Karl-Heinz
Expansion of market expertise into all three areas of business
In the 1990’s, Heuchemer Packaging continued to expand its areas of operation and obtained international prestige particularly in the field of refining corrugated board packaging. The company was also awarded various prizes from this time, from the Grand Prix Cyrel Awards, among others.
Founding of C.O.P. France S.A.R.L.
Opening of the printing centre in Miehlen
In 2004, we reached a milestone in Heuchemer Packaging’s production opportunities with the opening of the 7-colour printing centre in Miehlen/Taunus. Since then, the most dazzling printed images have been used on our 7-colour masterflex printing machine in our corrugated board packaging factory for our flexo direct printing processes.
Opening of the logistics centre for the plastics plant
Storage capacity: approx. 650 to. Raw material and finished goods
Worldwide No. 1 in flexo-printing
85 years of Karl Heinz Heuchemer, and 88 years of Heuchemer Packaging
A company celebration with 2 anniversaries at once: Karl-Heinz Heuchemer celebrates his 85th birthday, and Heuchemer Packaging celebrates 88 years of its existence. Celebrations are carried out in very high spirits at a party in the timber yard of our Bad Ems location.
90 years of Heuchemer Packaging
The family organised a ceremony in the Bad Ems spa house to celebrate the 90-year anniversary of the company, along with all their employees.
Opening of the plastics plant cleanroom
In 2011, the plastics factory took a significant step forward in its possibilities for production by installing a cleanroom which offers the opportunity to produce goods in accordance with ISO standards for cleanroom class 8.
Christoph Heuchemer died on 11th October 2012
Christoph Heuchemer died unexpectedly, and his three children Laura, Christian and Sophie each inherited a third of his company. Since then, the three siblings have continued to manage the company independently and in memory of their father, working with their employees in daily operations towards the successful continuation of the business every day.
EcoVadis – Bronze Medal
For the first time, Heuchemer Verpackung is listed in the EcoVadis Sustainablity Rating and immediately receives the bronze award.
German Packaging Award
FachPack 2019 – Livestream into the Miehlen plant
At FachPack 2019, Heuchemer Verpackung surprised trade fair visitors with a livestream from Nuremberg to Miehlen to demonstrate packaging production in real time. At the trade fair, visitors could have their picture taken and then watch the mounting of the images onto the individualised print image and the production of the packaging in Miehlen live on a video wall. Within a few minutes, the employees from the digital printing centre presented the finished printed and die-cut packaging via camera image. Afterwards, the packaging was sent by express to the respective trade fair visitors as a thank you. Is it possible to produce individualised packaging in real time? Heuchemer Verpackung provided live proof that this is possible!
100 years of Heuchemer Packaging
The already planned celebration of the 100th anniversary of the company with customers and employees unfortunately had to be cancelled due to the Corona pandemic, to the great regret of the family.
Display Superstar Award
The honey packaging from the digital printing centre also scores points in the participation in the Display Superstar Award 2020 – Bronze Award in the “Packaging” category
EcoVadis – Silver Medal
Heuchemer Verpackung continues to improve in all relevant areas on the topic of “sustainability” and receives the silver award in the EcoVadis Sustainablity Rating.
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