About us

Arjobex specialises in the production and sales of synthetic paper under the established and global brand Polyart®.
A global leader in the manufacturing of synthetic paper, Arbojex has been a partner in the printing industry for over 50 years.
With worldwide sales, Arjobex operates manufacturing sites and R & D centres in both Europe and North America.

In 2020 Arjobex  acquired 100% shares of the MDV Group a niche manufacturer and coater of specialty papers and films for the print, packaging, medical, sign/display and building industries.
MDV is the European market leader of fluorescent papers under the brand Fluolux®, and a major player in the films and synthetic paper market with brands like Robuskin® and Satinex®.

This acquisition has greatly expanded the Arjobex footprint in Europe -making it the leading European specialty coatings solutions provider for paper and films.

The new group places a premium on respect for the environment and places its development within the principles of the circular economy.
In 2020 the group started the Ecovadis sustainability assessment process, MDV Karlstein was attributed a silver medal and Arjobex sites a bronze medal.

With its strategy of constant innovation, the new Arjobex/MDV Group provides clients with tailor-made, high added-value and environmentally friendly products.

Company Profile

  • 170 employees
  • 3 production sites:
    • North America : Charlotte, NC
    • Europe :
      • Clacton-On-Sea (U.K.)
      • Rives (France)
  • R&D centers in Europe and in the United States
  • A registered trademark : Polyart®.
  • Sales offices in Charlotte NC (USA), Paris (France), New Delhi (India), Guangzhou (PR China) and Singapore
  • Sales worldwide
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Our history

  • 68’s Invention of Polyart Synthetic Paper in Europe
  • 80’s Launch of easy to print coated Polyart by British Petroleum/Arjowiggins joint venture
  • 90’s Charlotte, USA facility opens
  • 2000’s Asian development, sales office in China (Guangzhou) and Hong Kong
  • 2007 2 metre width capacity
  • 2010 Digital range
  • 2013 Arjobex Security
  • 2016 Polyart Laser
  • 2017 Sales office in India
  • 2018 Arjobex 50th anniversary
  • 2020 Arjobex acquired the MDV group

Arjobex Headquarters – FRANCE

Charlotte, NC – USA

Rives – FRANCE

Clacton-On-Sea – UNITED KINGDOM