T.H.E.M. Dow Packaging Innovation Diamond Finalist Award

New Single-Serve Packaging Design – #9 of 200 Competing Products for Innovative Packaging Design

BREAKING NEWS! March 31, 2022 – T.H.E.M. a finalist in the DOW Packaging Innovation Awards competition has been awarded the coveted Diamond Finalist Award, ranking #9 of 200 competing product designs.

The Dow Packaging Innovation Awards is a prestigious competition within the packaging industry. This packaging innovation award boasts a legacy of over 30 years dedicated to honoring exceptional innovations. This esteemed platform is renowned for spotlighting the most imaginative and innovative packaging designs. Competitors range from emerging talents to established brands globally.

T.H.E.M. is a leading innovator of single-use and single-serve package designs for many of the world’s leading brands. The 2022 DOW Packaging Innovations award recognizes the company’s revolutionary new Hand Sanitizer Sachet.

The award-winning T.H.E.M. sachet product combines a consumer-friendly format, easy-open film, zero-headspace fill, and a unique formulation. The entire product was conceived and optimized by the same team. They leveraged the specific properties of the materials, product formulation, and form-fill-seal machine.

This innovative packaging design is produced on Sanko Stick Machine lines. These are the only machines, according to the T.H.E.M., capable of producing this specific product design and format.

“We are thrilled to be recognized for this innovative package design,” said Neil Kozarsky, T.H.E.M. CEO, “Our engineering, innovations, and operations teams worked seamlessly with our customer to create a new solution for single-use hand sanitizer. The final product melded convenience, sustainability, and efficiency in a highly consumer-friendly single-use package. Being acknowledged by DOW speaks to the ability of our team to convert customer desires into winning solutions.”

For more information on the 2021 Dow Packaging Innovations Diamond Finalist Award, click here.

The Dow Packaging Awards highlight a profound dedication to sustainability and innovation. The award encourages submissions that challenge conventional norms, embrace new technologies, and spark fresh ideas.

Competitors range from innovative food packaging solutions to sustainable personal care packaging. Winning designs receive prestigious acclaim within the packaging industry. Also, they build a presence among packaging innovators, paving the way for expanded market reach and increased visibility audiences.

About T.H.E.M.

The company is a unique contract packaging firm that grew from a packaging design and innovative packaging business. A second-generation family business, the 40-year old firm is a leader in the industry. They specialize in designing and producing innovative single-serve and single-use versions of leading brand products. T.H.E.M. operates two product facilities in the northeast.

T.H.E.M. made a major impact on the packaging industry in the U.S. when they introduced Sanko Stick Pack machines. This pioneering move stemmed from their recognition of the potential of Sanko’s Stick Pack innovative packaging technology.

By seizing this opportunity, T.H.E.M. aimed to revitalize and enhance U.S. brands by leveraging this packaging design format. Sanko machines are renowned for their exceptional performance and quality. They can meet the single-serve packaging requirements of diverse products across different industries.

Depending on the machines, they are versatile in handling various packaging materials. There is a solution for any material such as plastics, aluminum foils, paper, and laminates. This makes them valuable in ensuring efficient and high-quality packaging designs.

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