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Avery Dennison, ESTAL and LEONHARD KURZ co-launch ‘Make a Mark’ collaboration platform to accelerate innovation in wine and spirits packaging

Avery Dennison, ESTAL and LEONHARD KURZ co-launch ‘Make a Mark’ collaboration platform to accelerate innovation in wine and spirits packaging. 
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR460)Avery Dennison, ESTAL and LEONHARD KURZ are launching Make a Mark, a three-year collaboration initiative for designers, printers and materials providers intended to break new ground in sustainable and innovative wine and spirits packaging, the companies announced today.

Sweden’s best-selling sausages now wrapped in renewable paper-based packaging by Mondi

Sweden’s best-selling sausages now wrapped in renewable paper-based packaging by Mondi. (Photo: Mondi, PR191)Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has worked with Nordic food manufacturer HKScan to provide renewable paper-based packaging for its best-selling Falukorv sausage.

Mondi scores a hat trick at Austrian Green Packaging Star Awards

EcoVantage paper for Tesco shopping bags
(Photo: Mondi, PR190)Mondi, global leader in packaging and paper, has won three awards for sustainable packaging at the Austrian Green Packaging Star Awards. The annual Green Packaging Star Awards recognise environmentally-friendly packaging and recycling solutions, as well as packaging-related improvements in operational processes in production, logistics, and distribution. The award is presented by Kompack magazine and the Austrian Research Institute for Chemistry and Technology.

New General Manager appointed at Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions EMENA

New General Manager appointed at Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions EMENA.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR459)Li Wen, who has been business director/GM responsible for Graphics North APAC since joining Avery Dennison in January 2019, has been appointed to the position of senior director and general manager Graphics, in Label and Graphic Materials EMENA. He relocated on August 1st from Shanghai, China to Oegstgeest, Netherlands, reporting to Hassan Rmaile, VP & GM for Label and Graphic Materials EMENA.

SABIC, St. Johns Packaging and Kingsmill launch world’s first ever bread packaging based on recycled post-consumer plastic

As a result of a joint TRUCIRCLE™ project between SABIC, Allied Bakeries and St. Johns Packaging, sliced bread sold under the iconic Kingsmill brand will be the world’s first bakery product to use bags made with ISCC PLUS certified circular polyethylene resin, leading the way to increased circularity in packaging (Photo: Allied Bakeries)SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, has announced the successful roll-out of another project as part of its TRUCIRCLE program to accelerate the implementation of a circular plastic economy. Allied Bakeries, a major UK based supplier of bakery products, has introduced bread bags made by St. Johns Packaging using SABIC’s certified circular polyethylene (PE) in the packaging of their Kingsmill No Crusts 50/50. Following the kick-off of the joint project in November 2020, the trial phase was completed in May 2021 at the St. Johns Packaging production site in China and Kingsmill introduced the bags made from PE film with certified circular polymers content to UK stores in September 2021.

Avery Dennison® “Wrap Like A King” Challenge is back for 2021 - and open for vehicle wrap submissions

Avery Dennison® “Wrap Like A King” Challenge is back for 2021 - and open for vehicle wrap submissions.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR458)Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions has announced the return of the Wrap Like A King Challenge. This year’s vehicle wrap competition will run from September 1st to October 31, 2021. A new special concept called ‘Local Edition’ has been launched for the first time, with awards for 12 Regional Wrap Kings and three Continent Wrap Kings.

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