August 15, 2019

Visionary Leadership, Sustainovations And Great People Launch Packsize To The Top

Packsize ranks #25 on the Utah Business Fast 50 list.

SALT LAKE CITY—August 15, 2019 — Packsize received this month three national and local business program honors that call attention to the manufacturing technology company’s role in responsibly protecting, preserving, and improving the environment. The recognition pays tribute to Packsize Founder Hanko Kiessner’s exemplary passion for sustainability, and its advanced and automated Right-sized Packaging On Demand® solutions.Packsize makes top 25 of Utah Business Fast 50 list as one of Utah’s fastest growing businesses. Two Business Intelligence Group 2019 Sustainability Awards also announced earlier this month include:

  • Sustainability Product of the Year: On Demand Packaging® Systems - Packsize’s ingenuity in preserving raw material began through its pioneering ability to create a right-sized box for every product, on demand. As a revived interest in sustainability focused on packaging builds worldwide, Packsize customers are already well-aligned with the growing base of business, regulatory, and consumer attitudes toward reducing societal and environmental impacts. By combining advanced machinery and workflows, recyclable materials, and intelligent software, On Demand Packaging® systems produced more than 300 million right-sized boxes in 2018 alone, eliminating an estimated 25 tons of CO2 for every 1 million square feet of corrugated saved.
  • Sustainability Hero of the Year: Hanko Kiessner, Founder - An entrepreneur and visionary, Kiessner established the goal of creating “Smarter Packaging for a Healthy Planet®” for Packsize in 2002. Through his leadership, Packsize sets the trend for on-site box-making via innovative sustainable packaging technologies. Kiessner also founded Leaders for Clean Air (LFCA), a Utah-based non-profit focused on clean energy and zero tailpipe emissions.

About Packsize

Packsize transforms how businesses and their customers experience packaging – from packing to unboxing. Since introducing Right-sized Packaging on Demand in 2002, Packsize has become a recognized supply chain and sustainable packaging industry leader in North America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. As a partner and trusted advisor, Packsize unlocks the hidden potential in its customers’ supply chain and creates custom packaging process flows that consider every step – from the warehouse floor to the customer’s hands. Packsize is reimagining packaging and accelerating the path to a more sustainable future. Follow Packsize on LinkedIn.


Packsize Media Contact
Jessica Wheeler

Read Article