Launch of Palletkraft North America

04/23/2015

Palletkraft, the company producing and marketing corrugated pallets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Keller to the team to launch and manage the operations of Palletkraft in North America.

Jim spent a 33 year career at Weyerhaeuser Company, including 9 years as Senior Vice President of the Containerboard Packaging and Recycling Division. Jim has also been a member of ICCA (International Corrugated Case Association) for a number of years, including 4 years as President of the association.

Jim brings his enthusiasm, an in-depth knowledge of our industry and a wide range of industry contacts worldwide to the company.

He will take up his duties as of 22nd of april 2015.

For additional information, please contact Colin Williams, Chairman of Palletkraft.

Email: colin@palletkraft.eu

Cell Phone:+32 (0) 475 951 969

Palletkraft ready for international expansion and turn key franchisee roll out

11/14/2014

To secure its further planned expansion and growth, Palletkraft Europe is pleased to announce that Mr Ludwig Anckaert has joined our Board of Directors, to support the start-up and manufacturing process.  

Palletkraft has developed their system based on recyclable raw paper materials. The market is being operated through franchisees manufacturing locally, using our fully automated PalletKraft production system.

Having been responsible for start-ups, turn-around and manufacturing excellence programs, Mr Anckaert brings extensive knowledge and know-how with more than 20 years of manufacturing and operational experience within the corrugated industry. In addition to his engineering skills, Ludwig is fluent in English, German, French and Dutch.

We welcome him aboard as an important extension to the franchisee support program!

Mr Ludwig Anckaert
A Belgian citizen with an Engineering Degree possesses credentials, skills and experience as a Safety Engineer (European certificate), Environmental Engineer, Productive Maintenance and Manufacturing Management, Auditor &Trainer GMP (International Goods Manufacturing Practices).

Ludwig has impressive international experience within the packaging industry, starting in 1992 with SCA Packaging, where he was employed in various capacities.  From 2005 to 2008 he was Technical director of FEFCO (European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers), responsible for all technical aspects of the federation’s activities. Current positions: Director of L.A Consulting BVBA and amember of the Advisory Board of ISACERT BV (a worldwide operating certification agency).

Palletkraft announces new Chairman of the Board

10/10/2014

London, England, 6th October 2014

Dr. Colin J. Williams has been appointed as Chairman of the Board. His 40 years of broad experience across important industries will add a valuable perspective to our Board of Directors. Global experience and expertise in strategic business management will strengthen Palletkraft ability to enter targeted markets.

Mr. Williams is an accomplished leader, with a remarkable track record of working with market leader companies, such as BASF, Johnson and Johnson, Bowater Packaging, SCA Packaging, Yule Catto, Clondalkin, Treofan, Turkcell...
He has a proven ability to create leadership, strategic clarity, disciplined execution and deliver results.

We appreciate his willingness to serve as a Chairman and look forward to benefiting from his judgment and counsel.

Mr. Colin J. Williams Bio
Colin J.Williams, a British citizen, UMIST Manchester graduate, Msc polymer physics Leeds, MBA, Finance, NYU (New York), Hon. Doctorate Lund University, took various executive and board positions in his career, where SCA Packaging is sound example of his skills; he built the company from 400MIL to 5BIL thru a series of acquisitions and organic development, 80 companies acquired and integrated (EBITDA rose from 11% to 17%). Over the past few years, he has been the Chairmain of several corporations, including Clondalkin, Treofan and Turkcell.

Visit us at fair in Paris

10/03/2014

Visit us at the Emballage Manutention fair in Paris, between 17th and 20th November 2014.

Our stand location: Hall 6, stand 6P145

Contact us for the free entrance passes and for reservation of time for meeting on fair@palletkraft.eu

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