wifag//polytype runs a portfolio of activities in the fields of container packaging and flexible substrates for the cosmetic/pharmaceutical, food and beverage markets.

It is our goal to integrate form, function and decoration into our process equipment. Using digital printing technology we enable our customers to create new solutions with state-of-the individualization.

Our business model is focused on the concept of C4S, which standes for competence, systems, spares, supplies and service.

More than 1000 employees work on our installations on a global scale in our facilities in Asia, Europe, the US and Latin America.

The "Systems" division consists of six business units:

  • Metal Packaging: manufacturing equipment for steel and aluminum aerosol cans, aluminum bottles and tubes
  • Plastic Containers: printing equipment for plastic containers and -cups
  • Plastic Tubes: printing equipment for plastic tubes
  • Printing Presses: one focal Point of the digital competence center is the digital print head, ist control and ist Integration in ist immediate surroundings
  • Coating & Laminating: manufacturing equipment for multilayer films and papers

With around 1000 employees, wifag//polytype is represented globally with its own sales, service, and manufacturing entities in Switzerland, Germany, Italy, the US, Thailand, Brazil, China/Hong Kong and India.

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