GREEN BAY, Wis., Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its history of innovative and technical achievement in label printing and packaging, WS Packaging Group recently garnered three awards at the 39th Annual Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI) Awards Competition.
Including the recent TLMI Awards, WS Packaging has earned 25 awards for excellence and innovation in printing, packaging, graphics, and sustainable products and services since 2009.
"We're incredibly honored to be recognized once again by our industry for excellence as a leading innovator," said Charlie Eitel, CEO, WS Packaging Group. "Innovation in printing and packaging is what brings value to our customers every day in bringing their brands to life. Awards like these are reassuring that our industry-leading innovations in printing and packaging, as well as design, are delivering."
WS Packaging took home awards in both Flexography and Digital Printing, including:
- Excellence in Digital Printing Wine & Spirits -- Toner, Color Process/Non-Prime: first place award for "Bikinis and Martinis"
- Excellence in Flexography/Letterpress Wine & Spirits -- Line and Screen/Tone, Prime: first place award for "Matusalem"
- Excellence in Flexography, Line and Screen/Tone, Prime: second place award for "Young Living"
Founded in 1933, TLMI is the premier association in North America for the $12.2 billion narrow web, tag, label, and packaging industry. Its awards competition aims to stimulate innovative printing and to recognize technical achievement in all areas of the narrow web industry, including tags and labels, cartons, flexible packaging, non-woven pressure-sensitives, and more. The 2016 competition drew 225 entries in various categories.
About WS Packaging Group
WS Packaging Group, Inc., with more than 50 years of experience, is one of the largest printing and label converting operations in North America. It operates 17 manufacturing facilities and produces high-quality packaging products. Its customers range in size from small businesses to large, high-volume manufacturers and consumer product goods companies doing business locally, nationally, and in marketplaces worldwide. WS Packaging Group is majority owned by J.W. Childs Associates, L.P. (JWC), a private equity firm based in Boston, Mass., investing in middle-market growth companies. Since 1995, JWC has invested in over 40 companies with a transaction value of more than $12 billion.
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