UNILEVER Selected VERSTRAETE IML As A PARTNER TO WIN

In February 2011, Unilever launched ‘Partner to Win’, a strategic programme that forms special partnerships between Unilever and a selection of its key suppliers. What is the objective? Sustainable growth for both parties. In 2013, Verstraete IML was selected as a Partner to Win. Thomas Beschenbossel, Procurement manager Tubs & Lids at Unilever, explains why.

Don’t Leave Footsteps!

Don’t leave footsteps! This imperative originated in rockclimbing, in a particular form of modern sport climbing that aims to leave minimum traces behind on the rock. Spurning traditional fixed anchors, these climbers make a point of using removable – and hence “renewable” – pitons. Their “clean climbing” ethos could well become the credo of the food …

motan – more market movement with materials management

At the beginning of 2012, motan-colortronic ag, Hunzenschwil, Switzerland, secured a prestigious order worth millions (of Euros) from a customer in Colombia. IBERPLAST S.A., with its headquarters in Bogotá, had started a substantial modernising project in 2011. The well-known Colombian packaging manufacturer is in the process of relocating its plastics processing to a new manufacturing …