Papier- u. Kartonfabrik Varel is a medium-sized family business with about 500 employees. We produce cardboard and corrugated board from waste paper for the German and international packaging industry, using the latest environmentally friendly technologies. They are at the heart of the packaging solutions of many well-known products.

With an annual production capacity of over 850,000 tonnes on four modern production lines, we are one of the largest production sites of the European paper industry.

  • The heart of your packaging

Friesland barracks

PKV buys new plot

Beginning of May Papier- und Kartonfabrik Varel purchased approximately 62,000 square meters of land of the former "Friesland barracks" from the town of Varel.
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Red Wave

"Red Wave" on the way again

The basic conditions for this years charity run for the Varel hospice were perfect: 610 motivated runners made their laps through Varel town centre at perfect running weather, on May 6th 2017.
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Paperboat Regatta at Varel`s harbour

Paperboat Regatta 2017

On June 9th the third paper- and boardboat regatta took place at Varel's habour. 41 teams competed against each other to win the "unofficial German championship in paperboat double rowing". Thus it is probably the only …
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