Mayr-Melnhof is the world-leader in recycled fiber based cartonboard and Europes leading manufacturer of folding cartons. Moreover, it is one of the leading European packaging producers for cigarettes and confectionary. Mayr-Melnhofs operations are entirely concentrated on the core business areas which are managed in two operative segments MM-Karton and MM-Packaging.
The Company was founded more than 100 years ago and has become the European market leader in its business segments during the last 20 years. Overall, our goal is to increase customer utility and the Companys value in the long term.
MM-Karton is the worldwide leading manufacturer of cartonboard on the basis of recycled fibers and the largest producer of cartonboard for folding cartons in Europe. The Division is composed of eight mills in Europe with a total annual production capacity of approximately 1.7 million tons. The product range comprises the complete bandwidth of all types of recycled carton with gray, bright, white, and Kraft back. The production of virgin fiber based cartonboard rounds off the comprehensive range of products offered by Mayr-Melnhof Karton.
MM-Packaging is Europe's largest manufacturer of folding cartons. At 15 European locations approximately 600,000 tons of cartonboard are converted into folding cartons per annum, with the majority of the manufactured products being sold to multinational customers in the branded goods industry. A wide product range, innovation and increase of efficiency are the key factors for the successful development of the Division.
The business unit Tobacco specializes in the manufacture of high-grade cigarette packaging and counts among the leading European suppliers in this segment. In the cigarette packaging segment, Mayr-Melnhof is the only manufacturer that offers rotogravure, offset, and flexo technologies as well as all types of finishing methods from one source.
The coMMunity was founded to design and implement an e-workplace solution, therefore broadening the variety and possibilities of our customer information system. In addition to this, the coMMunity fosters on-line business transactions, as well as creating measurable value for companies that understand the strategic role of e-business trends in advancing their business objectives.
The coMMunity will help both partners - customers and MMK - upgrading the quality of data exchange and communication.
We will propel changes in these areas by continually developing new tools, services and applications, thus realising dramatic enhancements.
How will customers benefit from the coMMunity?
The coMMunity is a very powerful customer information system which is designed to support business transactions, as well as the optimisation of office management.
To achieve this goal, the coMMunity offers a wide range of information and useful reports.
The benefits to be realised are:
Speeding up communication by actively promoting online communication
Reduction of total transaction costs
Maximising customer service - 100% flexibility of analysis by using new e-business instruments and tools
Paperless office management - HTML, XML, Microsoft Excel and Adobe Acrobat Reader download of all reports
Transparent and easy handling business tool
On-line distribution of information
Guaranteed customer security
What specific goals or business functions will the coMMunity facilitate and how?
The first-level goal is to create a modern and innovative online information system, providing individualised data for your analysis and decision making process - guaranteeing 24 hour availability and very high security standards. The following tools are to be developed:
stock tracking and monitoring
The second-level goal will offer the conversion of the paper-based documentation between MMK and key customers for order confirmation, invoicing, etc., to a paperless e-system connecting our computer networks via the internet.
After completing our "Business to Business (B2B)" e-workplace, our customers will be able to perform active business transactions with MMK (e.g.: placing orders, etc.).
Which services will be provided by the coMMunity?
In its current state, the coMMunity offers transparent and flexible reports which can be customised to your individual needs and requirements. Furthermore we offer the possibility to receive reports directly into your e-mail account through the subscription.
We have a strong interest in assisting customers with the implementation of this new instrument into their day to day business. Our professionals are well experienced in the areas of web design and programming, process redesign and project management.
Mayr-Melnhof Karton Ges. m.b.H.
Tel.: +43 1 50136 0