For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Haley Seiberlich, Marketing Coordinator
Meyers Joins the Sustainable Packaging Coalition® to Further its Mission to Build a Better Future and Help Clients Achieve Sustainability Goals
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (May 18, 2023) – Meyers, an industry leader in packaging and labels, has joined the Sustainable Packaging Coalition® (SPC) to further the adoption of sustainable packaging. At the heart of the new mission is to expand its work in creating environmentally friendly packaging, better reach brands about those options, and in turn help them achieve higher sustainability goals.
The SPC is one of the most impactful membership-based collaboratives with regards to sustainable packaging, with a membership that encompasses the entire supply chain. The organization has developed tools, applications, and services to help its member companies take meaningful action toward packaging sustainability. Through membership in SPC, Meyers will gain new knowledge, be part of collaborative efforts with other members, and will deepen its contribution to the sustainable packaging community.
“The Sustainable Packaging Coalition and their parent company GreenBlue are behind some of the most impressive and impactful work in sustainable packaging, including the How2Recycle® label,” said Michael Dillon, Chief Revenue Officer, Meyers. “We are proud to be part of this industry leading coalition.”
Membership in SPC will enable Meyers to offer its customers more in-depth information about sustainable packaging options while helping them reach their sustainability goals. This alignment underscores the company’s dedication to being involved in organizations that support purpose-driven sustainable packaging and sustainable products, and its enthusiasm to conduct business in a way that makes a positive impact on the environment.
“To best fulfill our corporate mission, we need to be aligned with the organizations that are having the biggest impact,” stated Chris Dillon, Chief Executive Officer, Meyers. “Joining the Sustainable Packaging Coalition will unlock a level of collaboration that is needed for us to help brands reach their sustainability goals.”
Meyers is an industry-leading provider of innovative printing and packaging solutions for global and emerging brands. The award-winning company is recognized for its creative solutions for its customers and its deep commitment to sustainability and environmental compliance. In every aspect of how it conducts business, and collaborations with like-minded organizations, Meyers continues its pledge to create a better future through better business practices with sustainability at its forefront.
Meyers exists to create a sustainable future for people, products, and the planet. Meyers makes that happen by creating sustainable packaging, labels, and retail displays. Recognized for its commitment to sustainability and treating everyone like family, the company has grown from a small print shop when it was founded in 1949, to an internationally respected business that works with global and emerging brands throughout the U.S. With a focus on the Food & Beverage, Health & Beauty, and Sports & Outdoors industries, Meyers creates packaging, labels, and retail displays for companies including Hormel, Frito-Lay, Estee Lauder, Ulta Beauty, Garmin, Microsoft, and many more. The Meyers team is a collection of hard working, caring problem solvers who enable innovative brand leaders. For more information visit https://www.meyers.com.
About the SPC
The Sustainable Packaging Coalition is a membership-based collaborative that brings together businesses, educational institutions, and government agencies to collectively broaden the understanding of packaging sustainability and develop meaningful improvements for packaging solutions. Our mission is to bring packaging sustainability stakeholders together to catalyze actionable improvements to packaging systems and lend an authoritative voice on issues related to packaging sustainability. The Sustainable Packaging Coalition is a trademark project of GreenBlue Org, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to the sustainable use of materials in society. We bring together key stakeholders to encourage innovation and best practices to promote the creation of a more sustainable materials economy. For more information, follow us on Twitter @SPCSpotlight or visit our website at https://sustainablepackaging.org. Companies interested in joining the Sustainable Packaging Coalition can visit https://sustainablepackaging.org/become
-a-member/ or contact [email protected].
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