OurHistory

Our History

Sweden’s oldest industrial company is still going strong. 

Over the centuries our company has grown and developed into a modern facility, combining experience and know-how with state-of-the-art technology capabilities and modern research.
This means that Skultuna Induflex is ready and prepared for whatever the future may hold.

Explore our history and discover how Skultuna Induflex is a flexible laminates specialist.

1607, Sweden

1607, Sweden

Our history dates back to 1607 when the Skultuna Mill was founded by the Swedish king Karl IX.

1935, Sweden

1935, Sweden

The first lamination operation began in Finspång, Sweden. Skultuna Flexible belonged to Gränges Aluminum, a major Swedish industrial group working with steel and aluminum.

1960, Sweden

1960, Sweden

The lamination operation moved to Skultuna, Sweden, focusing on laminates for the packaging industry.

1979, Belgium

1979, Belgium

Induflex was founded by UCB in (Gent) Belgium. Induflex was a part of the industrial laminates section.

1992, Sweden

1992, Sweden

Skultuna Flexible becomes an independent, privately owned enterprise. The new company was focused on packaging applications and technical laminates.

1997, Belgium

1997, Belgium

Induflex was sold to Rogers Corporation with the focus on high end laminates for antenna’s, RFID, heater circuits, busbars etc.

2007, Sweden

2007, Sweden

Skultuna Flexible becomes a consolidated unit within the Fairford Group, focusing on growth, investing in capacity with focus on technical laminates.

2008, Belgium

2008, Belgium

BV Capital Partners bought Induflex.

2009, China

2009, China

Skultuna Flexible opens a subsidiary in Beijing, China, in order to serve the Asian market.

2014, Sweden, Belgium & China

2014, Sweden, Belgium & China

Skultuna Flexible and Induflex merged, to become a stronger leading actor in flexible laminates. The main shareholders are Fairford and BV capitals.

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