Founded in 1868, the Greiner Group started as a cork producer in Germany, before moving into plastic and foam production in the 20th century. Now specializing in different business areas in the plastics industry, Greiner is still a family-owned company. Diversification, innovation and globalization characterize Greiner’s success. Greiner is active in the packaging, furniture and automotive industries, in the medical technology and life science sectors, and in profile extrusion. Greiner Holding is composed of Greiner Packaging International, Greiner Bio-One International, Greiner Foam International and Greiner Extrusion Group. They operate in 130 locations worldwide, with a turnover of €1.5 billion.