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German Packaging Institute

German Packaging Institute

Our promise:
We bring the right people together.

We’ve been around for 30 years now. We’re unique in that we connect people in many different industries across the entire packaging value chain – from engineering through all segments of the packaging industry, consumer goods and trade to recycling – always with the aim of initiating innovative and sustainable approaches for “good packaging”

New members

  • CosMed GmbH & Co. KG
  • EPEA GmbH
  • Develey Senf & Feinkost GmbH
  • Procter & Gamble Service GmbH
  • Chokoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli GmbH



  • Submission deadline for the German Packaging Award extended.

    The German Packaging Institute e. V. (dvi) is extending the deadline for submissions to the German Packaging Award until 31 May 2022. The new deadline applies to all ten award categories. The largest European showcase for packaging covers all material types and is open to innovations and new solutions from home and abroad. It is held under the patronage of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action 

  • Innovations ahead. German Packaging Award 2022 begins.

    Launch of the German Packaging Award 2022! Companies, organisations and individuals have until 15 May to submit their innovations and new solutions to Europe’s largest showcase for packaging. The award, organised by the German Packaging Institute (dvi), covers 10 categories across all materials and is held under the patronage of the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy. 

  • Gold Awards presented for the year’s best innovations.

    Good? Better? Best! On the first day of the FachPack trade fair in Nuremberg, 15 top packaging solutions that stand out from among the German Packaging Award 2021 winners were honoured by the German Packaging Institute (dvi) with the exclusive Gold Award for particularly ground-breaking innovations. 

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