Amcor Capsules, world leader in creation of premium capsules, and Selinko, the object identification company, are proud to announce the launch of InTact, the first high-quality connected overcap to protect wines & spirits against counterfeiting and fraudulent refilling. By using an NFC (Near Field Communication) smartphone or device to tap the chip embedded in the tag together with the Selinko mobile application platform, any industry player or consumer can now easily verify the authenticity of their bottle. According to the magazine Wine Spectator, 20% of wine sold worldwide is counterfeit1. click Read More below for additional detail
WS Packaging Group, Inc. announced today it has named Mark Roy as its new chief commercial officer. Roy is one of the world’s top leaders in the paper and packaging industry, bringing expertise across value-based selling, marketing, financial management and analysis, and operations.
A packaging innovation specialist, Roy’s 25-year career has spanned private equity owned, publicly traded, and privately held companies, where he has increased sales, streamlined commercial development, and implemented CRM technologies to benefit the bottom line.
“Mark not only is a builder of companies but also a builder of people. With his commitment to providing a superior customer experience along with his deep industry and technical knowledge, Mark is a tremendous addition to WS Packaging and our leadership team,” said Dean Wimer, CEO, WS Packaging Group.
In the newly created role of chief commercial officer, Roy will focus on driving company growth, including oversight of sales, marketing, account management, customer services, strategy, and business development.
Roy most recently served as vice president of sales, marketing and supply chain for Elopak Americas, an international supplier of paper-based packaging solutions. Prior to that he was senior vice president of sales and business development at PaperWorks Industries Inc., a leading integrated packaging provider.
The addition of the chief commercial officer role reinforces WS Packaging’s commitment to maximize the company’s potential and maintain its position as one of North America’s leading label converters, providing innovative packaging, shopper promotion, and branding solutions that help its customers increase shelf impact, brand consistency, and shopper engagement.