Etiket Schiller, a self-adhesive labels specialist, has become part of Optimum Group’s German platform. The current management of Etiket Schiller will remain in place within the organization.
The addition of Etiket Schiller fits well within the European growth ambitions of Optimum Group and will significantly expand its presence in Germany. As part of the Optimum Group, Etiket Schiller will better serve its customers through increased capacity, a more comprehensive range of self-adhesive labels and flexible packaging offering and greater delivery reliability as part of an international printing group.
For Optimum Group, the addition of Etiket Schiller expands its footprint in Germany and strengthens its position as one of the leading players in Northwestern Europe in the field of labels and flexible packaging, in particular, specialty labels but also including printed and blank self-adhesive labels, tapes, shrink sleeves, banding, multi-layer labels.
‘Etiket Schiller has developed well in recent years in which we have achieved significant growth, based on a strong and dedicated team of employees and by investing in in-house produced sustainable labeling solutions,’ said Gunther Schiller and Susanne Daiber, directors of Etiket Schiller.
‘With the acquisition of Etiket Schiller, our German part of the group will be further strengthened by creative and technical capabilities that we did not already have. Etiket Schiller has a strong commercial and technical profile and an impressive customer base. We look forward to working with the owners who are all continuing in their existing roles,’ added Andre Prophitius, managing director of Optimum Group Germany.
Ruud Zantman, CEO of Optimum Group, said: ‘Following the acquisition of HT Labelprint and SC Etiketten, we are excited to take this further step in Germany and welcome Etiket Schiller to the group.’
With the addition of Etiket Schiller, the Optimum Group now consists of 17 member companies located in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Denmark.