The Swiss COOP introduces new, reusable organic packaging from Graz

Fruit and vegetables are in for a new look! The reusable Packnatur® cellulose bag made from Lenzing Modal® is the latest 100% wood fashion ...

... for fruit and vegetables – helping them stay fresh for longer! The bag and drawstring – as well as the nifty stopper, turned in a local workshop – are made from FSC-certified beechwood sourced from local forest thinning. Developed by VPZ Verpackungszentrum, the reusable bag is the ultimate shopping basket accessory for all plastic-free consumers. Since November the bags are sold in sets of three in the fruit and vegetable section of Swiss supermarket chain COOP, as an alternative to LDPE plastic bags.

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VPZ is the winner in 4 categories at the WorldStar Packaging Awards 2018

The WorldStar Packaging Awards are the Oscars of the packaging industry. It is therefore a tremendous honour for VPZ to have won awards in 4 different categories.

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The Swiss COOP introduces new, reusable organic packaging from Graz

Fruit and vegetables are in for a new look! The reusable Packnatur® cellulose bag made from Lenzing Modal® is the latest 100% wood fashion ...

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