About the company

Who are we?

Established in 1891, Metaprint is a modern and innovative aerosol packaging manufacturer.

Established in 1891, Metaprint is a modern and innovative aerosol packaging manufacturer.

We are a group of industrial companies based on Estonian capital with more than 100 years of production experience in the field. Today, we are known as the manufacturer of the three-piece decorated aerosol container, manufactured since 2003. Our customers are from all over Europe, from cosmetics and technical product manufacturers to the food industry. Our sustainable growth is based on standardized production processes and steady staff with extensive experience who use the latest technologies and materials in their daily work. Our team has more than 300 employees working in different production units in Estonia, Russia and the Netherlands.

History

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1891

Founding of the company and the beginning of production in Paldiski.

1891

Founding of the company and the beginning of production in Paldiski.

1923

The beginning of printing on sheet metal.

1923

The beginning of printing on sheet metal.

2003

Aerosol container was added to our Tallinn’s factory product range.

2003

Aerosol container was added to our Tallinn’s factory product range.

2005

Another factory for the production of aerosol containers was opened in Pärnu, Estonia.

2005

Another factory for the production of aerosol containers was opened in Pärnu, Estonia.

2006

We introduced a new technology for the production of components - tops and bottoms of aerosol containers.

2006

We introduced a new technology for the production of components - tops and bottoms of aerosol containers.

2008

We started using UV offset printing technology and coating output was increased. The beginning of digital prepress.

2008

We started using UV offset printing technology and coating output was increased. The beginning of digital prepress.

2010

Opening of a new factory with faster technology for aerosol container production in Tallinn.

2010

Opening of a new factory with faster technology for aerosol container production in Tallinn.

2011

A new logistics center in Tallinn.

2011

A new logistics center in Tallinn.

2013

A new can making plant in Pärnu, Estonia. The beginning of manufacturing aerosol containers for the food industry.

2013

A new can making plant in Pärnu, Estonia. The beginning of manufacturing aerosol containers for the food industry.

2013

The production of aerosol containers expanded to Russia, a factory opened in Saint Petersburg.

2013

The production of aerosol containers expanded to Russia, a factory opened in Saint Petersburg.

2016

A new logistics center in Pärnu, Estonia.

2016

A new logistics center in Pärnu, Estonia.

2016

Started using digital printing technology.

2016

Started using digital printing technology.

2017

The production of aerosol containers expanded to the Netherlands, the opening of the Heerenveen factory.

2017

The production of aerosol containers expanded to the Netherlands, the opening of the Heerenveen factory.

2018

Expanding and modernizing laboratory and prepress.

2018

Expanding and modernizing laboratory and prepress.

Metaprint’s quality and environmental policies are based on our fundamental values:

Metaprint’s quality and environmental policies are based on our fundamental values:

  • Customer oriented
  • Responsibility
  • Environmental commitment
  • Sustainability
  • Constant improvement

Customer oriented

Our activities are based on the needs and expectations of our customers with the goal to constantly improve customer satisfaction. For Metaprint, customer-focused means flexible fulfillment of orders, on-time deliveries and long-term strategy for our business.

Responsibility

Every employee is responsible for the quality of their work and following the work environment and safety policies. We rely on the principles of good manufacturing practice and comply with the laws and standards applicable to our activities and products. We have created an open and inspiring work environment with excellent working conditions to promote the well-being, safety and self-development of our employees. We encourage our employees to acquire and use new skills and to share their best practices with colleagues.

Environmental commitment

We meet the regulative requirements related to the environment and avoid pollution in our activities. With optimal use of raw materials and energy, we reduce the impact on the environment. By sorting and recycling, we have reduced the amount of industrial waste to the minimum. Based on Metaprint’s environmental policy, specific goals and tasks have been established which are reviewed at least once a year.

Sustainability

Metaprint is an innovative and cooperative partner. Together with our customers, we look for long-term solutions. Being a reliable supplier, we offer our customers simple and professional cooperation which ensures sustainability. As a member of several professional associations, we make our contribution to society. We cooperate with vocational schools and universities in order to improve studies in the field and train future specialists.

Constant improvement

We follow the principle that there are endless possibilities for improvement. We are committed to the continuous and systematic improvement of our product, service, work environment and processes.

Our management system is certified according to the requirements of the following standards: