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Marley Spoon

Good news for all the home chefs out there! Marley Spoon is partnering up with Packnatur to supply their customers in Dutch and German-speaking countries with a sustainable option to keep their fresh ingredients from their mealkits in order. The Packnatur® Pick Pack net bag made from food-safe and FSC® certified LENZING™ Modal Color fiber is going to be included in some Marley Spoon meal kits customers will receive this year.

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Marley Spoon delivers recipes and fresh ingredients in their mealkit to people’s homes. Along for the ride: our Packnatur® Pick Pack.

Good news for all the home chefs out there! Marley Spoon is partnering up with Packnatur to supply their customers in Dutch and German-speaking countries with a sustainable option to keep their fresh ingredients from their mealkits in order. The Packnatur® Pick Pack net bag made from food-safe and FSC® certified LENZING™ Modal Color fiber is going to be included in some Marley Spoon meal kits customers will receive this year.

Seaweed Bath Bag: Atlantic Irish Seaweed naturally packs seaweed in Packnatur®

Have you ever heard of a seaweed bath bag? Our customer Atlantic Irish Seaweed is another example for the versatility of our Packnatur® Cellulose Tube Netting. Seaweed baths are said to have multiple benefits for skin and general well-being. Thanks to our netting the bag can be disposed of as a whole after the bath in your home compost. Additionally, seaweed makes also an excellent fertilizer. A sustainable product with the perfect life cycle!

Ocean Harvest Bag™ powered by Packnatur®

Ocean Farm Supply in Brunswick / US is the exclusive distributor of the Ocean Harvest Bag™ specifically designed for the harvest and distribution of shellfish, eliminating the need for single-use plastic mesh bags. The concept for Ocean Harvest Bags™ was created and realized in cooperation with VPZ Packnatur®. A particularly tear-resistant net had to be developed for the hard and sharp-edged shellfish.

We are HIPEd!

Because of its high level of professional competence and excellent service quality VPZ was honored with the High Performance Award 2021, Europe’s most sought after award for the service industry.

BRINGiT brings it

“You don’t need to become an eco-warrior overnight.Take it one product at a time, and work your way up,” says Deb Singer, the leader of the plastic bag ban at Whole Foods and co-founder of BRINGiT reusable shopping bags. “Starting with one thing makes it more palatable to make other changes.”

Handelsmerkur 2021 for VPZ

VPZ was chosen as the winner in the category “over 10 employees” by the specialist jury for its focus on ecological and innovative packaging developments.

Tierra Tica - Costa Rica ticks green

This little Central American country has been a role model for ecological energy sourcing and eco-tourism. With the help of Tierra Tica, our local distribution partner, it is further developing the transition to sustainable packaging and a circular economy. Pablo Carter managed to bring our Packnatur® cellulose net tubes to Costa Rica.

Hay in sight

The manufactury „Heuwiesl“ in Seewalchen am Attersee at the foothills of the Alps packs their bundles of hay and straw in our Packnatur® Cellulose Tube Netting. And that’s simply a feast for the eyes.

Hello Hellagro!

Since 2020 Hellagro is distribution partner of VPZ´s Packnatur® Netting for Greece and Cyprus. We asked Nassos Valakas, Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain Manager of Hellagro, about his first experiences with our biodegradable net products in the market.

Our beechwood-based shopping bag - Packnatur® Pop-up Bag - has been nominated for the Green Packaging Star Award 2021
Our beechwood-based shopping bag - Packnatur® Pop-up Bag - has been nominated for the Green Packaging Star Award 2021
Packnatur® meets Big Apple

Jac. Vandenberg, Inc. introduces VPZ´s wood-based netting to the USA.

Manfred Kern, entrepreneur with every fibre
Manfred Kern has been shaping the Austrian textile industry for a great number of years.
Coop Switzerland introduces reusable produce bags

The retailer says that the Multi-Bag provides an environmentally friendly alternative for customers who do not want to waste single-use plastic bags for their fresh produce.

European Business Awards 2016/17

VPZ National Champion

Let´s make the world a better place

Alexander van der Bellen does it, Maria Furtwängler and Hermann Maier do it, Prince Charles, Jane Goodall and James Cameron do it too. They all proactively support the implementation of climate goals and were some of the very well-known speakers…

Viva España! Viva PACKNATUR®!

The majority of fruits, citrus fruit and vegetables sold in European supermarket chains is grown and packed in Spain. Thanks to Tecny Media more of these will be packed in PACKNATUR® cellulose tube netting from VPZ Verpackungszentrum in the future.