The Kostym team: design director Olle, production manager Ludwig, graphic designer Bea, packaging designer Frans, packaging development manager Madelene and managing director Helén
Marvaco complements its services with a new acquisition in Sweden
expands its business once again by acquiring the operations of Kostym
Designindustries AB, who specialise in packaging artwork design and
operates in Central Sweden. Kostym, operating in Karlstad, is an expert
on creative packaging design with years of experience in consumer goods
and high-level technological knowledge. The operations of the company
and 6 people working there will join Marvaco Group, starting from 1
The acquisition is the third one Marvaco has made in
Sweden within a short time, after which the Marvaco concept will be
identical both in Finland and in Sweden. Kai Lankinen, the
Managing Director of Marvaco Group, says that the acquisition will
complement the operations offered to Nordic packaging brand and printing
clients, with Marvaco having an efficient and streamlined service chain
and a great service capacity, ranging from designing the packaging to
implementing the colour-controlled printing surface.
service selection now covers all relevant aspects both in Finland and in
Sweden, which means we can better serve our international Nordic
clients, in addition to local business,” Lankinen says.
The companies share a passionate corporate culture
the Managing Director of Kostym, reveals that Kostym has been looking
for a suitable packaging prepress partner for some time. They were
impressed by Marvaco’s positive attitude and internationally recognised,
high-level know-how at the Scanpack exhibition in autumn, after which
making a decision about the merge was easy, Högberg states.
says that since 2000, Kostym has successfully focused on developing
artwork for consumer goods packagings and launching new products, taking
the motives of consumer and buying behaviour into account.
and Högberg are excited about collaboration opportunities and they
believe the collaboration between the teams will accelerate the delivery
chain and the response to clients’ service needs by eliminating
unnecessary work and the associated costs.
Designindustries AB has a turnover of 1 million euros and it will
operate in Sweden as a direct subsidiary of Marvaco Oy, with Helén Högberg continuing as the Managing Director of Kostym.
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Kostym Designindustries Ab becomes a part of Marvaco