Established in 1976, the group combines the leadership in single-dose injection-molded plastic pharmaceutical packaging of Lameplast S.p.A. with the contract manufacturing business of COC Farmaceutici. For its customers it is the only supplier offering full service from idea to finished product. It is now the only European integrated manufacturer of medication and medical devices for the ophthalmic industry. Other areas of application of its special business model are the cosmetics and nutraceuticals sectors.

Sector: Packaging services and contract manufacturing for pharmaceutical and cosmetics sectors

Investment Year: 2016

Investment type: leveraged management buy-in
Share: controlling
Revenue class (€M): 25-50 (60% exported)
Employees class: 100-250
Office: Carpi (Province of Modena)
Website: www.lameplastgroup.com

Value creation: Aksìa Group acquired Lameplast from the founding families to guide and support its business transition and further commercial development nationally and internationally, using both internal and external resources. With the help of the new management, the project envisions entry into new areas of application and expansion of the range of services offered to customers, taking advantage of the trend towards outsourcing in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic sectors.