Alcan, he held senior level consulting
and management positions at A.T.
Kearney and Olivier Hong Kong (a
subsidiary of the LVMH group).
A Commitment to Sustainability
Even as it expands its personal care
team and global presence, MWV
remains fully committed to sustainability. In fact, MWV even hosted a
full-day forum on sustainable packaging that featured a wide range of
“We were very pleased with the
Beauty Without Compromise
Symposium, all the major personal
care and beauty care companies were
there,” noted Mr. Perkins. “Some customers are very knowledgeable about
sustainability and environmental performance, while others are just learning. So the symposium included
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thought leaders who could provide
new insights, with solid content that
The symposium, moderated by
Chandler Burr of The New York Times,
included sessions on packaging design
for sustainability, a review of product
scorecards from Wal-Mart, how
designers can choose the right materials and package labeling. The symposium was so well received that MWV
plans to hold these events on an annual basis.
“We’re passionate about sustainability,” concluded Mr. Perkins. “We
want to help our customers by offering
them the right solution.”