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Sev-Rend Celebrates 25 Years Of Excellent Service Produce Business

Sev-Rend is excited to announce their 25th year anniversary in 2018. Sev-Rend began in 1993 in St. Louis, MO by Robert (Bob) Williams Sr and his son Robert (Rob) Williams Jr. They had one in-line two-color printing press that was utilized to manufacture Strip Tags that were marketed solely to the produce industry…

Sev-Rend Celebrates 25th Anniversary The Produce News

In 1993 when Sev-Rend was founded in St. Louis by Robert (Bob) Williams Sr. and his son, Robert (Rob) Williams Jr., they had one in-line two-color printing press that was utilized to manufacture Strip Tags that were marketed solely to the produce industry. As the company has grown so has Sev-Rend’s product portfolio…

Pouches, Bags Key Brand Promotion Tools The Packer

More specialty and branded offerings in the produce department have come with more specialized packaging. Take potatoes and onions, for example. One noticeable trend for packaging is mini potatoes, which often go in pouch bags and also some netting and tag-type bags, said Jeff Watkin, graphics and marketing director with Collinsville, Ill.-based packaging manufacturer Sev-Rend…

Sev-Rend Provides a Rainbow of Netting and Film for Onion Packaging Onion Business

Among the onion industry highlights during PMA’s Fresh Summit in New Orleans was the Sev-Rend rainbow display of newly introduced Colortone Netting. By blending different netting colors, Sev-Rend has the capability of adding “extra depth to customers’ knitted produce packaging,” according to a company release. OnionBusiness caught up with Sev-Rend Graphics and Marketing Manager Jeff […]

Colortone – Dual Tone Colored Netting Now Available Fresh Plaza

Sev-Rend packaging in Illinois is now offering two tone colored netting to their clients looking to spruce up their packaging solutions. While colored packaging itself is not new, the concept of customizing the colors used in various packaging materials expands on the idea of displaying fresh produce in a recognizable way…

Sev-Rend Now Serving Leafy Greens The Produce News

Sev-Rend Corp. will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2018. Longevity in the dynamic produce packaging and labeling business comes with ongoing creative work with an industry gaining sophistication at a blazing speed. Tony O’Driscoll, Sev-Rend’s vice president of sales and marketing, said Sev-Rend is constantly developing fresh produce packaging to suit customer needs on an […]

Sev-Rend is On Trend The Produce News

Diverse packaging that has blossomed over the last two years for the national potato industry has played a significant role in the growth of Sev-Rend Corp. Based in Collinsville, IL, the packaging company is providing a wide variety of products to potato packers, according to Jeff Watkin, graphics and marketing manager.Sev-Rend Pouch ClearView-for-web The popularity […]

Sev-Rend Releases Stand Up Pouch The Packer

As the trend for fruit and vegetables offered in stand-up pouches continues, Sev-Rend Corp. is releasing its own version of the popular packaging. Calling it a “strategic addition” to its portfolio in a news release, Sev-Rend, Collinsville, Ill., offers customized package items, according to a news release. “Sev-Rend’s vertical integrated manufacturing…

The Next Big Thing for Avocado Sales The Produce News

The avocado industry is being targeted by the produce packaging and labeling company Sev-Rend Corp. Tony O’Driscoll, Sev-Rend’s vice president of sales and marketing, said his firm has been aggressively pursuing the avocado market for the past 24 months. Sev-Rend AvocadoPackage 2017 Sev-Rend’s SR-film is used here as a half-wrap over its mesh packaging…