SIG Combibloc Group AG (“SIG” or the “Company”) is domiciled in Switzerland and is listed on SIX Swiss Exchange.
Prior to its initial public offering (“IPO”) on 28 September 2018, the Company was named SIG Combibloc Group Holdings S.à r.l. (also the “Company”, as explained below) with its domicile in Luxembourg. In September 2018, the Company migrated to Switzerland and changed its name to SIG Combibloc Group AG (see note 26).
“Company” refers to SIG Combibloc Group AG in relation to the period after the IPO and to SIG Combibloc Group Holdings S.à r.l. in relation to the period before the IPO.
The Company, via its subsidiaries, obtained control of SIG Combibloc Group AG (a subsidiary renamed to SIG Combibloc Services AG in connection with the IPO) and SIG Holding USA, LLC and their respective subsidiaries (together the “SIG Group”) on 13 March 2015.
The consolidated financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2019 comprise the Company and its subsidiaries (together referred to as the “Group”). The subsidiaries and joint ventures reflected in the consolidated financial statements of the Company are listed in note 26.
The Group is a global system supplier of aseptic carton packaging solutions for both beverage and liquid food products, ranging from juices and milk to soups and sauces. Its solutions offering consists of aseptic carton packaging filling machines, aseptic carton packaging sleeves and closures as well as after-market services.