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Fedrigoni Takes Over Guarro Casas, Boosting its Speciality Papers Business

Fedrigoni’s acquisition of Guarro Casas is significant as it will strengthen its speciality papers business due to the specialisation of the latter in the production of fine papers for creative & binding purposes and high-added value finishing for luxury packaging.

November 2, 2022

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Italy-headquartered Fedrigoni has signed an agreement with Arjowiggins for the complete acquisition of Guarro Casas, a Spain-based Company with expertise in the finishing of speciality papers. Guarro Casas is based in Gelida (Barcelona), where it operates a plant with a workforce comprising 140 people.

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After this acquisition, Fedrigoni’s standing in the speciality papers segment is further strengthened. As a matter of fact, Guarro Casas is highly specialised in the production of fine papers for creative and binding applications and is the market leader in high-added value finishing for luxury packaging, fine book covering, and security applications.

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Its high-profile skills in the production and finishing of speciality graphic papers, enrich some market segments in which Fedrigoni already excels at a global level, being able to develop further synergies: the inclusion of additional know-how and complementary technologies will allow us to expand our portfolio and to also have a future positive impact on Fedrigoni’s Self-Adhesives business unit, with particular reference to the premium label segment.