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Skanem Bags Many Prestigious Awards at FINAT 2013

Jul 31, 2013 (11:07 PM EDT)
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STAVANGER, Norway, August 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Skanem has won a total of 3 awards, and received 12 commendations in the 33rd Label Awards competition, held at FINAT 2013. The FINAT 2013, annual congress was held in the 2nd week of June, in Munich. 52 companies from 29 countries worldwide participated, and a total of 245 entries were submitted. The Awards were judged by an international and unbiased jury.

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At the FINAT congress, Skanem Scandinavia was also handed over the 'Honorable Mention Award' for 'Excellence in Technical Achievement in Printing'. This was awarded to Skanem Scandinavia last year at the World Label Awards. Skanem President and CEO, Ole Rugland says "Congratulations to Skanem Scandinavia and Skanem Poznan for the awards at FINAT 2013. I would also like to congratulate Skanem Liverpool and Skanem Willich, for being nominated in several award categories. I am proud that we have done well at the awards. This shows that Skanem is moving in the right direction of customer focus and technical excellence."  

Details of the Awards and categories are as follows -

World Label Awards:

  • Skanem Skurup, Scandinavia for Giva Grass GTI (Honourable Mention Award for Excellence in Technical Achievement in Printing, 2012)

FINAT Category Awards:

  • Skanem Skurup, Scandinavia for Önos Äppelmos (Category: Marketing/End-uses - Food Products)
  • Skanem Poznan, Eastern Europe for Buwi (Category: Marketing/End-uses - Household)
  • Skanem Poznan, Eastern Europe for Eveline BB (Category: Printing Processes - Non-adhesive labels/tags)

Contact: Chanda Bhardwaj, chanda.bhardwaj@skanem.com

 

SOURCE Skanem AS