Slide Hd (1)

ABOUT US

Innovation for tomorrow

Axjo is a Swedish polymer company, founded in 1945. At an early stage we identified the potential to use plastic for packaging purposes and today we are the leader in drums, spools and reels in smart plastics.Axjo has established long-term collaboration with a number of global companies that use our solutions in their production, solutions that not only improve cost efficiency but also a secure transition to a new era and new technology.

1945

Axjo AB is founded by Axel Josefsson in Gislaved, Sweden.


1965

Axjo develops the first reels for the local cable plant.


1998

First patented reel is launched for the Scandinavian cable industry.


2004

Reel portfolio exceeds 100 different types.


2005

Axjo opens its first production plant in China.


2006

Swedish production facility doubles in size.


2008

Production plant opens in Portugal.


2009

Product portfolio reaches over 500 different types, from 70  mm to 1000  mm.


2011

Axjo America is founded in North Carolina, USA.


2012

Axjo Pacific is founded.


2013

Axjo Group reaches its annual production target of 10 million reels and drums.


2014

Axjo Pacific establishes operations in the Chinese city of Suzhou.


2014

Axjo Group opens sales office in Holland.


2016

Axjo America opens a new production plant with 50 lines.


2017

The Axjo Group is revitalising the brand with a new logo and a more cohesive group identity.


2018

Axjo Plastic acquires 24% of Windak, a world-leading manufacturer of cable industry machines.


2020

Axjo Plastic build the new State-of-Art-production and HQ in Gislaved.