YRG Group build on success by acquiring Spera Ltd & Spera Global

YRG Group, one of UK and Europe’s leading packaging design and reprographics companies, has today announced the acquisition of Spera, the Irish and UK based specialist in print & packaging origination and brand management. 

Formerly Reprographic Systems, Spera has been in business since 1969, and operates from locations in: Ireland, UK, and Asia.

Offering a wide range of packaging related services, Spera works closely with brands, printers (corrugated, flexibles and labels), and design agencies.

The acquisition of Spera is in-line with YRG’s strategic long-term growth plans and will be of particular benefit to YRG’s push into the corrugated industry.

Mark Gration, Managing Director YRG Group, said, “Spera will complement YRG’s existing business model perfectly. Both companies share a focus on customer service, and the additional expertise, resource and plate making capacity that Spera offer, will aid our future growth and benefit our customers.” 

Paul Vaughan, Managing Director at Spera, said, “This acquisition heralds an exciting new chapter in our proud history. Our customers have always been at the core of our culture and everything we do. Together with YRG we are stronger and look forward to supporting the group in it’s expansion in the corrugated industry”.  

About YRG Group

The YRG Group, offer an end-to-end range of services to the packaging industry, from concept design and food safe mock-ups to print trials and technical consultancy. All YRG sites offer the latest innovation in flexo platemaking, whilst specialist divisions include YRG Sleeves, the UK pioneer of seamless photopolymer sleeves, and YRG Corrugated, which specialises in reprographics and flexo platemaking to the corrugated printing industry.

YRG are renowned for the highest levels of customer service, whilst striving to deliver right first time, and within the shortest possible lead times.

For further information, email: hello@yrggroup.co.uk