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We proudly bear the name of our founder, Mr. Heikki Huhtamäki. Young Heikki established Huhtamäki Industries in 1920 in Kokkola, Finland. Ever since then, we've followed his spirit of adventure in exploring new opportunities across the world.
“Commitment, passion and integrity are the keys to success in any arena. This has been my work culture and I try to cultivate it within my team,” says Swapna Deshmukh, the first female Plant Head in Thane, at Huhtamaki India.
Huhtamaki’s folding carton business unit in Northern Ireland has been announced as McDonald’s UK & Ireland Supplier of the Year for 2019. The award was presented at a ceremony held in London as part of McDonald’s Supply Chain conference.
Employee engagement is crucial to our continued success. We’ve conducted the Huhtamaki Employee Engagement Survey since 2013 to better understand what our employees think. The latest results are in and show plenty of reasons to be proud about.
Huhtamaki has introduced a new recyclable, polyolefin-based barrier packaging solution for shampoo sachets. Solutions for coffee, detergent, jams, ketchup, soaps and dry soups have passed long-run trials and are ready for wider market adoption.
Huhtamaki Fresh, the world’s 1st fiber-based ready meal tray, has won the own brand category of the Waitrose & Partners Sustainability Awards. Fresh is as functional as the black plastic alternative, but easier to recycle & certified for home composting.