RW Nissen was founded in 1946 in Stockholm and initially specialized in the market of plastic greenhouses and irrigation systems for agriculture.
In the late 50´s RW Nissen also started selling plastic films and various types of packaging.
During the 70´s and 80´s, RW Nissen began to develop its own products which were patented and sold to numerous countries. A particularly successful invention was the stretch film machine.
In 1975, Polynova Nordic was founded by three former employees of RW Nissen. The company specialized in packaging products made of polyethylene, and early with big ambitions profiling itself in the plastic industry.
In 1999, RW Nissen and Polynova Nordic merged together, and Polynova Nissen was founded.
Expanding in the USA
Polynova Nissen Inc is a subsidiary created in 2007, in Naperville, IL, USA. Today, the company is well established in the American market.
Purchase Office China
In 2009, our purchasing office in China opened with bilingual Chinese employees, in order to approach the Chinese production industry and create a more efficient delivery control.
In 2011, our manufacturing network in Europe extended to facilitate more flexible solutions for our customers.
In 2016, Polynova moved to a more modern and cost-effective warehouse.
Although sustainability has long been in focus, in 2019 an enormous effort was made in this field. Today, almost the entire product range is made of renewable or recycled raw materials.
In 2021 Polynova relocated warehouse to a modern logistic hub in Gothenburg Sweden. In order to optimize flow of goods from Asia and Europe to customers throughout Scandinavia.
How do we make plastic products a sustainable solution?
The connection between plastic production and of course sustainability is not widely known. But for us, it is a very importtant matter . With over 40 years in the industry, we can guarantee that we know everything about plastic production and sustainability.