) has launched VersaPlast for the North American home and garden
industry. VersaPlast is the first all-plastic trigger sprayer
introduced by MeadWestvaco which is lighter in weight compared to
other sprayers available in the market.
The versatile trigger sprayer offers a door foamer nozzle option
that demonstrates its unique design. This exclusive facility
allows the user to choose either foam or spray dispensing,
depending on their application needs and preferences. In
addition, the ergonomic design with the easy-grip Ergo Trigger
will be more comfortable for consumers. VersaPlast reinforces a
positive consumer interaction with the cleaning brands. It will
also help to decrease costs and carbon footprint for brands.
Sunshine Makers, Inc., which makes Simple Green cleaners, is the
first company in the U.S. to use VersaPlast on its cleaning
products. The selection of MeadWestvaco's lightweight VersaPlast
as a part of the restaging of packaging and delivery systems
supports Simple Green's socially responsible mission.
Moreover, VersaPlast fits into Simple Green's local supply chain
strategy to minimize transportation emissions. It will also
improve the packaging sustainability by reducing its resource
The introduction of VersaPlast is in line with MeadWestvaco's
commitment to improve volume across the Packaging and Specialty
Chemicals businesses through new products and various profitable
growth strategies. In addition, the company also hopes to
generate product pricing improvement and to benefit from its
recent acquisitions in the Industrial and Specialty Chemicals
Richmond, Va.-based MeadWestvaco is a global producer of
packaging, coated and specialty papers, consumer and office
products, and specialty chemicals. Among the principal markets
that the company serves are the food, beverage, beauty and
personal care, healthcare, media and entertainment, tobacco and
home and garden industries.
MeadWestvaco currently retains a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
Bemis Company, Inc.
Berry Plastics Group, Inc.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company
) also belong to the same industry where MeadWestvaco operates.
Each of them holds a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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