About us

ALPLA at a glance

ALPLA is a world leader in the development and production of plastic packaging solutions. We produce innovative packaging systems, bottles, caps and injection-moulded parts of the highest quality for a variety of industries.

Our customers include both global companies and regional businesses. Our products are used in many different areas. For example, we develop customised packaging solutions for food and drinks, cosmetics and care products, household cleaning agents, detergents, engine oils and lubricants, pharmaceutical products and crop protection. With our more than 25 years of experience in recycling and our own recycling plants, we also play our part in ensuring that plastic remains in the materials cycle.

ALPLA Headquarter, Hard, Austria

Our company was founded by Alwin Lehner and his brother Helmuth Lehner as Alpenplastik Alwin Lehner GmbH in Hard, Austria, in 1955. We have remained true to the place in which the company was founded ever since as well as to our philosophy as a family-owned enterprise. Our identity is shaped by fairness and honesty, a spirit of partnership and respect.

As a modern family-owned enterprise, ALPLA has strong links to its roots and also adopts a future-oriented approach. Profitable growth offers peace of mind both to our employees and to our customers and partners. Sustainability and in particular the environmentally conscious use of resources are the basis of our business activities, ensuring that future generations can live in a healthy environment too.


At the time of reporting (end of 2021), 21,600 employees worked for ALPLA at 178 locations in 45 countries.