About us

ALPLA at a glance

ALPLA is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of innovative plastic packaging. We produce packaging systems, bottles, caps and injection-moulded parts of the highest quality.

Our customers include both global companies and regional businesses. Our products are used in many different areas. We develop customised packaging solutions for food and drinks, cosmetics and care products, household cleaning agents, detergents, engine oils and lubricants, and pharmaceutical products.

ALPLA Headquarter, Hard, Austria
ALPLA Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG
2015 2016 2017 2018
Revenue 3,3 3,25 3,4 3,66
Employees 16.500 18.300 19.300 20.800
Production plants 159 172 176 178
In-house 73 69 72 72
Countries 42 43 45 46

Our company was founded by Alwin Lehner and his brother Helmuth Lehner as Alpenplastik Alwin Lehner GmbH in Hard, Austria, in 1955. We have remained true to the place in which the company was founded ever since as well as to our philosophy as a family-owned enterprise. Our identity is shaped by fairness and honesty, partnerships and respectful actions.

As a modern family-owned enterprise, ALPLA has strong links to its roots and also adopts a future-oriented approach. Profitable growth offers peace of mind both to our employees and to our customers and partners. Sustainability and in particular the environmentally conscious use of resources are the basis of our business activities, ensuring that future generations can live in a healthy environment too.

At the time of reporting (end of 2018), 20,800 employees worked for ALPLA at 178 locations in 46 countries.