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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”


Upcoming Events

  1. Vorstandssitzung

  2. Dec 1 — 2, 2022

    Dresdner Verpackungstagung 2022


New members

  • SABEU GmbH & Co. KG
  • Laverana GmbH & Co. KG
  • CosMed GmbH & Co. KG
  • EPEA GmbH
  • Develey Senf & Feinkost GmbH



  • Hall of fame: Six Gold Awards at the German Packaging Award

    The German Packaging Institute (dvi) announced the winners of the Gold Awards at this year’s German Packaging Award on 27 September at a special industry event on the first day of FACHPACK trade fair. The six best innovations of 2022 come from the economic efficiency, sustainability, digitalisation, packaging machines and young talent categories. The 32 innovative solutions that had already won a German Packaging Award in August were also celebrated. 

  • Innovative all the way to the top: the German Packaging Award 2022 selects 38 winners

    The jury of the German Packaging Award 2022 has announced the winners of Europe’s largest showcase for packaging achievements. A total of 38 innovations from six countries triumphed in the competition organised by the German Packaging Institute (dvi) for the best solutions in packaging. The award ceremony will take place on 27 September 2022 as part of Fachpack in Nuremburg. The winners of the Gold Award, which further honours particularly ground-breaking innovations from among the already successful packaging award winners, will also be announced here in an exclusive feature. 

  • 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 

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