Tetra Pak is a supplier of liquid food processing and packaging systems. Founded in Sweden, the company operates in more than 165 markets and employs more than 20,000 people. The company s packaging systems include aseptic and chilled cartons, as well as the Tetra Recart carton, which provides a paper-based casing for items that are conventionally stored in cans or glass jars. Tetra Pak is headquartered in Vernon Hills, Ill., and has manufacturing and distribution facilities in Texas, California, Washington, Indiana and Missouri. The company also has offices in the states of Minnesota, Florida, Wisconsin, Indiana, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Virginia. Tetra Pak maintains a manufacturing and distribution facility in Denton, Texas.