BRUSSELS, Nov. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Cepi, the European association representing the paper industry, announced today a new alliance called 4evergreen. The aim of the alliance is to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy that minimises climate and environmental impact.Read more
TURNHOUT, Belgium, Sept. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Van Genechten Packaging (VGP) has been awarded twice for its sustainable and innovative packaging at the European Carton Excellence Awards this year.
An incredible feat, since the company took home double gold last year as well.Read more
TURNHOUT, Belgium, Sept. 21, 2018 (Press Release) -Carton of the Year & Save the Planet. VGP has been awarded gold twice for its ‘spectacular’ branding and truly sustainable innovation at the European Carton Excellence Awards.Read more
TURNHOUT, Belgium, Sept. 27, 2017 (Press Release) -A unique Finnish premium liquorice gift set box and a highly eco-friendly water fountain: two ingenious folding carton packaging products by Van Genechten Packaging have won the most prestigious sector award this year: the European Carton Excellence Award. The winners were announced on 21st September during the annual ECMA Congress (European Carton Makers Association) that took place in Salzburg.
Smart sustainabilityRead more
TURNHOUT, Belgium, Feb. 2, 2017 (Press Release) -Impressive result for VG Kvadra Pak in a wide range of various nominations at the national “Best packaging in Latvia” ceremony in Riga on November 24th. Amongst the rewarded designs two special mentions: 1st prize within the category Confectionery for “Kalev Gold Collection” and 1st prize within the category Non-Food for “Käthe Kruse toy boxes”.
This year’s contesting designs clearly confirmed 3 ongoing trends: packaging reusability, optimization of transport properties and the usage of sustainable materials.Read more
CHELMEK, Poland, Sept. 30, 2016 (Press Release) -VG Polska, the Polish site of the Van Genechten Packaging Group, is celebrating its outstanding performance of recent decades and announcement of significant further investment with a visit from the Ambassador of Belgium to Poland, the Marshall of Malopolska and other national and regional distinguished guests.
Successful collaboration between Poland and BelgiumRead more
TURNHOUT, Belgium, July 7, 2016 (Press Release) -Food safety. Barrier integrity. Customer flexibility. All at the highest levels. When it comes to protecting food from mineral oil contamination in folding carton packaging, WLC Food Safe 2.0 by Van Genechten Packaging proves to be superior. Its newest release continues to set the standard in making food safety work.
So many factorsRead more