VPK Group honoured as ambassador of the Family Business Award of Excellence 2024

VPK Group has been honoured as an Ambassador of the Family Business Award of Excellence 2024, presented by EY. This prestigious award recognises family businesses that successfully combine entrepreneurial excellence with strong family values.

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A legacy in innovation and sustainability

Founded in 1935 as a pioneer in corrugated board, VPK Group has evolved into a leading manufacturer of recycled paper and sustainable packaging solutions. With 71 production sites and 7,000 employees in 21 countries, our deep-rooted experience in our industry and commitment to innovation and sustainability remain the keys to our global success.

A strong long-term vision and family values

The jury's recognition, chaired by Guido Vanherpe, CEO of La Lorraine Bakery Group, highlights our strong and determined long-term vision and our commitment to environmental and economic sustainability. The jury praised us for meeting the criteria of the award in a balanced way, with a strong family charter that effectively balances family and business interests, and a clear focus on corporate governance.

A collective recognition

This award is a recognition of the hard work and dedication of everyone in our organisation. It confirms our commitment to continuous growth and underlines our determination to remain a leading player in our industry.

Looking to the future

While we celebrate this remarkable achievement, we remain committed to our mission and look forward to the future. VPK Group will continue to innovate, reinforce our core values and strive for excellence in everything we do. We are excited about starting new projects and taking on the challenges and opportunities ahead.