With a U.S. head-quarters located in Vernon Hills, Illinois: Tetra Pak began in the early 1950's as a packaging company for liquid milk. Since then, it has become one of the world's largest suppliers of processing and packaging systems for milk, fruit juices, drinks and many other products. Tetra Pak structures its organization around customers' specific need whether in dairy, cheese, beverage or food.

In 1991, Tetra Pak expanded into the supply of food processing equipment, cheese manufacturing equipment, engineering and automation through the acquisition of Alfa Laval, who brought with it, over 120 years of experience. Today, it is the only company in the world able to provide integrated processing, packaging, and distribution lines and plant solutions for liquid foods manufacturing.

This means that Tetra Pak's customers enjoy the advantage of being able to get multi-product solutions from a single source, with matching equipment at every stage. The top-quality processing equipment, integrated systems, project management, engineering/ technical services, spare parts and maintenance programs make Tetra Pak the preferred choice amongst processors who are looking for more than just an equipment supplier.

Tetra Pak • Ph: 800/806-9675

E-mail: processing.na@tetrapak.com