Chargeurs Protective Films

The world leader in temporary surface protection

Plastic sheets, stainless steel, aluminium, pre-coated metals, PVC profiles, etc. all these fragile materials need to look impeccable and are therefore likely to be protected by self-adhesive films developed by Chargeurs Protective Films.

Chargeurs Protective Films had another very solid year in 2017, led by deeper share gains in its core markets, the steady roll-out of game-changing innovations and rising global demand

Chargeurs Protective Films supplies the construction, manufacturing, automotive and electronics industries with self-adhesive plastic films for the temporary protection of fragile surfaces. 

Its highly technical films maintain a finished product's surface integrity at every stage in the customer's manufacturing process (folding, stamping, profiling, etc.), as well as during handling, transportation and fitting.

The business unit's mastery of temporary surface protection technologies enables it to offer a comprehensive range of self-adhesive films that protect products from smudging and scratching and improve their heat and stress resistance during production and surface priming for painting before finalization.

Surface protection is applied far upstream in the  customer process to guarantee impeccable surface quality across the production chain. In this way, protective films also help customers to lower their production costs.

The surface protection market is structurally growing, in step with world economic development. With its innovation-led stragey and commitment to partnering customers by specifying bespoke surface protection solutions, Chargeurs Protective Films is leveraging its distinctive, sustainable approach to extend its competitive lead.


" 2018 will be an eventful year with exciting challenges that we'll meet to continue extending our technological lead "

Laurent Derolez, Managing Director
Chargeurs Protective Films



"Specialty Machines"

With the targeted acquisition in 2017 of three companies - Somerra, Walco and Omma - located in Europe and the United States, Chargeurs Protective Films demonstrated its powerful innovation capabilities in its highly technical, very high valued-added market. Today, these laminator manufacturers have been folded into a new business unit, Chargeurs Protective Specialty Machines, which is the global specialist in selfadhesive surface protection film application solutions, unrivaled anywhere else on the market. By moving up the customer's needs chain, the business unit is positioned as a global solution maker, further increasing its technological and market leadership.

See the 2017 Chargeurs Protective Films Overview

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