Founded in 1969 to provide the Turkish consumers modern tissue paper products, IPEK KAGIT Tissue Paper has been Turkey’s industry leader for 45 years. It provides well-known consumer brands like Selpak, Solo, Silen and Servis as well as the away-from-home brand Selpak Professional for the fast growing tourism catering and institutional customer segments.
Headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey and employing 860 people, Ipek Kağıt has manufacturing operations in three locations: Yalova, Turkey (tissue production and converting), Manisa, Turkey (converting) and Almaty, Kazakhstan (converting).
Already exporting finished products and tissue parent rolls to more than 50 countries, İpek Kağıt Tissue Paper is now focusing on increasing its international sales fourfold and doubling its total revenue in the next five years through investments in production, technology and marketing.
With a combined investment outlay of $300 million, that includes a state-of-the art, 70,000 ton paper machine, İpek Kağıt will increase its production capacity through new investments in Manisa and Kazakhstan and thrust Selpak to the forefront of a whole new category, medical hygiene.
Ipek Kagit is part of Eczacibasi Group, a prominent Turkish industrial group with 41 companies, 12,115 employees and a combined net turnover of 6,7 billion TL in 2013. The Group operates in businesses of building materials, healthcare and consumer products as well as finance, information technology, welding technology, mining and property development and facility management.
SIGNAGE & TISSUE PRODUCT SPONSOR
Hayat Kimya operates in the FMCG industry since 1987, manufactures goods in hygiene, tissue and home care categories offering well established brands such as Bingo (detergents and home cleaning category), Molfix (baby diapers), Molped (feminine care category), Papia, Familia, Focus & Teno (cleansing tissue categories), finally Joly and Evony (adult diaper categories). Hayat Kimya’s headquarters is located in Turkey and has subsidiaries in Iran, Egypt, Bulgaria, Algeria, Morocco, Russia and Nigeria employs nearly 8.000 people around the world.Hayat Kimya manufactures tissue, hygiene and home care products in 14 plants. Thanks to its innovative product manufacturing and high performance in export markets, the company received “The Best R&D Centre” award by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology in Turkey.Hayat Kimya has become a trendsetter and the world’s 5th largest branded baby diaper manufacturer in the world, as well as the largest tissue manufacturer of Middle East, Balkans and Eastern Europe.
VISITOR BAG SPONSOR
Lila Tissue which became operational in 2007 with the paper and converting facility established in an area of 140.000m2 in total has reached a capacity of 150.000 ton by its new investment completed in January 2012 and has become the biggest paper manufacturing facility under a single campus in Turkey Lila Tissue is aiming to be the leader in the cleaning paper market in Turkey with its innovative, high-quality and the latest technologies. Accordingly, while Lila Tissue meets the expectations of consumers in the best way through its range of products including toilet paper, paper towel, paper napkin and paper tissue gathered under Sofia, Maylo and Berrak brands, besides away from home market with Nua Professional brand. Lila Tissue makes sales of all kinds of roll paper all over the world. Lila Tissue which is the leader in roll paper and semi-product sales reaches to 55 countries throughout the world.