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Ampa Group, (Pty) Ltd is pleased to announce the acquisition of Tetrathene Industries as its latest affirmation of commitment to expand and improve services to its customers.

Tetrathene is a fully-fledged manufacturing business specialising in the manufacturing of LDPE films and products to a market that is fast paced and competitive. Tetrathene's state of the art manufacturing centre is based in Wadeville. Tetrathene have 7 blow film extruders which allow them to manufacture in excess of 200 tons of plastic film a month.

Tetrathene offers the fastest lead times in the market at the most competitive prices, making it a serious role player in the plastic packaging industry. Tetrathene is positioned to meet its customers specific packaging requirements from the smallest to the largest orders.

Tetrathene’s philosophy is to not just to be a supplier to its clients but instead a business partner. Tetrathene offers exceptional service at a competitive price making it a leader in its own right.

The formidable team at Tetrathene has numerous years of experience in manufacturing, allowing them to handle the demanding and challenging market conditions of today’s evolutionary customers.

Tetrathene will now be known as Ampaflex Flexible Packaging with a new fresh look that forms part of the Ampa Group Family.
This acquisition will give Ampa Group as a company a better and a stronger presence in Africa which will further strengthen Ampa Group’s vision to be a billion Rand plastics company by 2019 with zero shareholder loans.

Ampa Group was founded in 1973 and has gained a solid reputation for quality and reliability. As a manufacturer of specialised plastics to various industries, as well as an importer, Ampa Group comprises of Ampa Plastics, Modek, Simona and Plexiglas.

Ampa Group operates across major industry sectors within and beyond the borders of South Africa. Through an efficient and effective distribution network the company is able to provide a diverse range of polymers. Today Ampa Group is recognised as South Africa’s foremost manufacturer and importer of specialised plastic supplied to various industries.

The new website address for Tetrathene will be www.ampaflex.co.za. Tetrathene’s current location in Wadeville and contact details will however remain as is.

We welcome Tetrathene with Jonny Samuels and his team to the Ampa family. We at Ampa Group are delighted with our new venture, and look forward to passing on the benefits of this new partnership to you, our loyal customers.

Ampa Group thanks you for your continued support.