ITW acquires Envopak

ITW UK, an Illinois Tool Works company, has acquired the security business of the UK-based Envopak Group.

Established in 1958, the Envopak Group Limited is a UK manufacturer of reusable security packages as well as indicative and barrier security seals.

Envopak Group Limited operates two distinct brands, Envopak based in Altham, Lancashire and Envoseal based in Sidcup, Kent. The Envopak Group currently exports to over 40 countries worldwide.

ITW UK, through its ITW Fastex Security Products business located in Seaham in the UK, has designed and produced indicative security products for 30 years, selling primarily in the European marketplace.

‘There is a tremendous fit between the Envopak/Envoseal and Fastex businesses,’ said Mark Udelhofen, Vice President and General Manager of the ITW Security Products Group.

ITW is a $9.3 billion manufacturer of highly engineered components and industrial systems and consumables. The company consists of approximately 600 operations in 43 countries and employs some 52,000 people.

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