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.
Axjo AB is founded by Axel Josefsson in Gislaved, Sweden.
Axjo develops the first reels for the local cable plant.
First patented reel is launched for the Scandinavian cable industry.
Reel portfolio exceeds 100 different types.
Axjo opens its first production plant in China.
Swedish production facility doubles in size.
Production plant opens in Portugal.
Product portfolio reaches over 500 different types, from 70 mm to 1000 mm.
Axjo America is founded in North Carolina, USA.
Axjo Pacific is founded.
Axjo Group reaches its annual production target of 10 million reels and drums.
Axjo Pacific establishes operations in the Chinese city of Suzhou.
Axjo Group opens sales office in the Netherlands.
Axjo America opens a new production plant with 50 lines.
The Axjo Group is revitalising the brand with a new logo and a more cohesive group identity.
Axjo Plastic acquires 24% of Windak, a world-leading manufacturer of cable industry machines.
Axjo Plastic builds a new state-of-the-art-production plant and HQ in Gislaved.