Berry Global Announces Installation of European 3D Embossing Asset
EVANSVILLE, Ind. – October 21, 2020 – Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY) announced today its installation of its first 3D embossing line in its Biesheim, France facility. In response to a growing market demand for high levels of softness and comfort, Berry’s investment will provide premium, value-added, and high-performing solutions to the nonwoven fabric hygiene market.
The new converting line will make 3D embossing as well as perforated topsheet and backsheet for the European hygiene market. The line offers high product flexibility with visually appealing embossing patterns, as well as the opportunity to deliver a premium experience to the end consumer.
“At Berry, we are always expanding our capabilities to better serve the nonwoven sector, and are pleased to incorporate Berry’s first 3D embossing line which will support the European market,” said Achim Schalk, EVP and General Manager, EMEIA, for the Health, Hygiene, and Specialties Division of Berry.
The 3D technology, combined with Berry’s premium, soft nonwoven solutions can deliver advanced fluid management and skin comfort, as well as enhance cushioning and lofty performance. Material from this line will be used in the manufacturing of diapers, adult incontinence, and feminine care products. The line will be fully installed by the end of this year.
As the leading nonwovens manufacturer in the world, Berry continues to make strides, enhancing product performance with softness, sustainability, and safety.
Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY), headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important,’ and proudly partners with its customers to provide them with value-added protective solutions that are increasingly light-weighted and easier to recycle or reuse. The Company is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative rigid, flexible, and nonwoven products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry, a Fortune 500 company, has approximately 47,000 employees and generated $12.6 billion of pro forma net sales in fiscal year 2019, from operations that span over 290 locations on six continents. For additional information, visit Berry’s website at berryglobal.com.