Bong Acquires Tyvek Converting Plant in Luxemburg
Feb. 1, 2010 - European envelop and packaging producer Bong said that it has acquired Tycon in Luxemburg from Curtis 1000 Europe in liquidation.
Tycon is specialized at converting Tyvek® material to a variety of envelopes and packaging solutions. The company employs about 20 people.
Tyvek is a spunbonded polyethylene material developed and manufactured by DuPont.
Bong has an exclusive agreement with DuPont for the converting and distribution of Tyvek envelopes and packaging solutions in Europe.
Following the acquisition, the converting of Tyvek will be concentrated to Tycon and to Bong’s production unit in Wuppertal, Germany, Bong said.