Sealed Air Food Care Celebrates 75 Years of Innovation Excellence at IPPE 2017
Charlotte, N.C. –Sealed Air Corporation’s (NYSE: SEE) Cryovac® brand is commemorating 75 years of revolutionary innovations and contributions to the food care and packaging industry.
The company will celebrate Cryovac’s 75 years of innovation excellence during the upcoming International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE), an annual trade show for those in the poultry, meat and feed industries. From January 31 to February 2, 2017, Sealed Air will be located at booth B-6145, featuring Cryovac products such as Darfresh® on Tray, Grip & Tear® and Simple Steps®.
Since 1941, Cryovac® has revolutionized the entire food packaging process, forever changing the availability and quality of food around the world. Throughout its celebrated 75-year history, the brand has led the charge for improving protective food packaging and systems, including introducing portion-control packaging to give more control to butchers and shoppers alike. The brand today offers a suite of sustainable solutions that protect food and reduce waste across the entire value chain which leverage vacuum technology to preserve the freshness of food products, as well as complete, end-to-end systems to help processors more efficiently prepare food for distribution.
Acquired by Sealed Air in 1998, today Cryovac brings value to processors, retailers and consumers all over the world by delivering unrivaled benefits to reduce food waste, increase operational efficiency, extend product shelf-life and help build brands. “Sealed Air is proud to be celebrating Cryovac’s incredible legacy. From the beginning, Cryovac solutions have changed the way our food is packaged, distributed, sold and consumed,” said Celise Vaughn, Sealed Air Director of Global Communications, Food Care. “We are committed to continuing the cycle of innovation and look forward to bringing new, sustainable solutions that consistently solve problems and add value for our customers.”
With its pioneering solutions over the past three quarters of a century, Cryovac has provided far-reaching efficiencies across the entire supply chain without sacrificing quality, flavor or nutrition. The brand has demonstrated a steadfast commitment to promoting food safety and reducing waste through relentless innovation. Looking forward, Sealed Air is proud to celebrate Cryovac’s 75-year history while continuing its legacy of industry-changing advancements to tackle the food challenges of today and tomorrow.
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About Sealed Air
Sealed Air Corporation creates a world that feels, tastes and works better. In 2015, the Company generated revenue of approximately $7.0 billion by helping our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions, Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning and Diversey® cleaning and hygiene solutions, enables a safer and less wasteful food supply chain, protects valuable goods shipped around the world, and improves health through clean environments. Sealed Air has approximately 23,000 employees who serve customers in 169 countries. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.