23 May 2018

Klöckner Pentaplast wins Sindusfarma Award for Preferred/ Best Packaging Solutions Provider in the Category of Rigid Films for Blisters

Klöckner Pentaplast has once again earned the Sindusfarma Quality Award for preferred/best packaging solutions provider in the category of rigid films for blisters. This marks the eleventh time the Brazil-based team has been given this award. Presented since 1997, the Sindusfarma Quality Award is the Brazilian pharmaceutical industry’s highest honor. The Sindusfarma industrial association members represent 85 percent of the Brazilian pharmaceutical market. The award is presented to suppliers of packaging materials, raw materials, machines and equipment, appliances and instruments and also to service providers. 

The ceremony was attended by approximately 1,500 people in São Paulo, Brazil. Area officials and industry leaders attended this prestigious event, held in advance of the annual FCE Pharma trade show, where Klöckner Pentaplast hosted meetings with dozens of customers and prospects throughout a three-day exhibition. 

“It’s a great honor to earn this recognition for the eleventh time. We believe our continuing investment in this region, including the recently announced expansion of our Cotia plant, will strengthen our position as the preferred pharmaceutical film supplier,” stated Tracey Peacock, President, Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Films at kp. 

If you’re interested in learning more about the company and our products, we’re happy to welcome you at booth N021 at FCE Pharma, May 22-24, 2018, in São Paulo, Brazil.


About Klöckner Pentaplast 

Focused on delivering its vision: The Sustainable Protection of Everyday Needs, kp is a global leader in rigid and flexible packaging, and specialty film solutions, serving the pharmaceutical, medical device, and protein markets, amongst others. With a broad and innovative portfolio of packaging and product films and services, kp plays an integral role in the customer value chain by safeguarding product integrity, protecting brand reputation and improving sustainability. kp’s “Investing in Better” sustainability strategy solidifies its commitment to achieving ten clear targets for long-term improvement by increasing recycling and recyclability of products, cutting carbon emissions and continuous improvement in employee engagement, safety, and diversity, equity and inclusion. kp has earned a gold rating from EcoVadis, the leading platform for environmental, social, and ethical performance ratings, putting kp in the top 3% of companies rated in the manufacturing of plastics products sector. Founded in 1965 kp has 30 plants in 18 countries and employs over 5,600 people committed to serving customers worldwide in over 60 locations.