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90th anniversary of NNZ 'The Packaging Network'

Date: 22 October 2012

Groningen, The Netherlands -  NNZ celebrates its 90th anniversary. 

NNZ was founded by Marinus Gijsbertus Boot on 22 October 1922. The company started as a trading house for jute bags in Groningen, The Netherlands, with internation ambitions. 

Today, 22 October 2012, NNZ celebrates its 90thanniversary as a multinational with 180 employees worldwide serving customers with packaging solutions for agricultural and industrial markets. This achievement underscores NNZ’s commitment to its employees and customers.

This significant milestone will be marked by a donation of three boats to Oxfam in Bangladesh. The boats will be name “Marinus”, “Will” and “Wim” in honor of the contributions of these members of the family Boot to the success of NNZ today.

“Our 90thanniversary is a great milestone for NNZ, “said Len Boot, CEO of the company. “We are very pleased that our customers have recognized the value of our products and services. It is the result of the team effort by the family, our employees and partners worldwide and motivates all of us to continue on this path”.



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About NNZ

NNZ is an international company specialising in packaging for customers in the fruit and vegetable sector and industry. Since its foundation in 1922, the family business has steadily developed into an organisation with around 250 employees and an extensive global network of its own branches and partners.

The strength of this network lies in its ability to increase its competitive strength. Like NNZ, the partners in our network can be characterised as sustainable and social, product leaders, customer-oriented, innovative, trendsetters, flexible and transparent, reliable and ethical.

We at NNZ regard our employees as our best assets. We are convinced that this leads to more creativity and productivity, and that is of the utmost importance for our customers, suppliers and other stakeholders. We aim to work on a highly personal basis, passionately and enjoyable according to the plan we have made together. Our motto is: 'Together is better'. Together we deliver our customers sustainable customization, logistics solutions and innovation through co-creation.

We are able to meet this need with our subsidiaries at strategic locations in the various countries. We work with our clients and a diverse team of professionals; specialists in the fields of materials, food technology, graphic design and market research. Together we work on tailor-made products, from concept to market launch. For each link in the chain, we offer customer-specific, smart solutions!

Our standard range consists of: net bags, jute bags, paper packaging, woven PP bags, films, cardboard, trays, PP/PET cups, fresh produce buckets, Big Bags and pallet stabilization materials. NNZ also supplies customised packaging. We apply the highest standards of sustainability, efficiency and food safety to all packaging. Our customers thus benefit from our excellent purchasing conditions and high-quality products.