Evansville, IN, December 15, 2008 - Berry's award-winning packaging design team and its collaborative partnerships with customers were recognized by the New Jersey Packaging Executives Club (NJPEC) as the recipient of two package design awards. The NJPEC was established in 1963, and 2008 marked the 30th anniversary of the prestigious Innovative Package Award. This year the NJPEC judges selected the following innovative Berry Plastics packages:
ConAgra's Healthy Choice Café Steamers
The injection molded PP trays are manufactured at our Lawrence, KS, facility. The tray design was a joint effort between the Berry Design Center lead team and ConAgra's R&D packaging team.
Kraft Cool Whip Aerosol Overcap
The Kraft dollop overcap is produced at our Evansville, IN, plant. It was a joint effort between the Berry Design Center lead team and Kraft's R&D packaging team.
The Berry Design Center is committed to outstanding quality and ongoing innovation in the development of award-winning packaging designs. Our services include:
About The NJPEC
The New Jersey Packaging Executives Club is an organization of packaging professionals whose goal is to promote the industry through educational and networking opportunities. This is accomplished through keynote speaker presentations, peer discussions, and special events such as the Innovative Package Awards. More information about the NJPEC can be found online at http://www.njpec.com
About Berry Plastics
Berry Plastics is a leading manufacturer and marketer of plastic packaging products. Berry Plastics is a major producer of a wide range of products, including open top and closed top packaging, polyethylene-based plastic films, industrial tapes, medical specialties, heat-shrinkable coatings and specialty laminates. The company's 17,000 plus customers range from large multinational corporations to small local businesses. Based in Evansville, Indiana, the company has 68 manufacturing facilities worldwide and nearly 14,000 employees.