Berlin Packaging acquires Verrerie du Comtat
Located in Sorgues, France, in the heart of the Côtes du Rhône vineyards, Verrerie du Comtat supplies glass bottles, jars, corks and packaging accessories to local wine and food producers. The company was founded in 1986 by its president, Aline Maroncelli, whose father was a pioneer in the distribution of glass packaging.
“We are delighted to continue to develop our wine and olive oil business with the acquisition of Verrerie du Comtat. The company has strong relationships with its customers and suppliers which we look forward to developing,” said Paolo Recrosio. , CEO of Berlin Packaging EMEA.
“We are very pleased to welcome Verrerie du Comtat to our group. This new acquisition strengthens our strategic positioning on the wine and olive oil markets, mainly in the ‘Rhône Valley’ region. We will ensure the continuity of the company’s activities with the current Verrerie du Comtat team and offer new opportunities to customers and suppliers,” said Eric Citone, CEO of Berlin Packaging France.
This is Berlin Packaging’s 21st acquisition in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) since 2016 and the second acquisition in EMEA in 2022. All employees and locations from this acquisition will be retained.