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Viscofan BioEngineering
ABOUT US
HistorY
Viscofan started its activities in the Czech Republic within the company Gamex in 1995. Five years later, Viscofan CZ was founded and was granted an investment incentive for the acquisition of a new production plant for the production of artificial plastic and cellulose casings. The company is a stable pillar of the European division of the Viscofan Group.
1995
Viscofan started its activities in the Czech Republic within the company Gamex CB sro in 1995.
2000
The company Viscofan CZ sro is founded. We begin to produce cellulose products and widen logistics and warehousing.
2005
Part of our logistics moves to Rožnov, where a large distribution centre is set up. We deliver goods from České Budějovice to all over the world and become responsible for the group's business in Romania, Hungary, Ukraine, Bulgaria and Albania.
2009
Viscofan CZ already counts on 850 employees. Khoser certification is achieved.
2011
Gamex merges with Viscofan and a wider cooperation with China also begins to develop. Our production of plastic casings grows significantly.
2012
We acquire 4 new converting machines for the production of cellulose casings. The shirring process is installed in China.
2015
The sales team in Viscofan CZ takes responsibility for the whole of Eastern Europe; we install plastic technology in Mexico and we celebrate 20 years.
2016
We are building our own plastic line in extrusion. Aweta certification is successfully completed.
2020
Viscofan CZ celebrates 25 years.
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