Avery Dennison

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Avery Dennison Corporation

legal form Corporation
ISIN US0536111091
founding 1935
Seat Glendale , United States
management Mitchell Butier, CEO
Number of employees 25,000
sales 6,087,000,000 USD
Website www.averydennison.com
As of December 31, 2016

Avery Dennison in Utrecht, the Netherlands

The Avery Dennison Corporation is one of the world's leading manufacturers of self-adhesive materials such as self-adhesive labels and labeling systems for domestic and industrial applications that are sold under the brand name Avery and Fasson. Avery Dennison is listed on the S&P 500 stock index.


The company was founded in 1935 as Avery Corporation by Richard Stanton Avery in Pasadena , California . In 1990 the now globally active Avery group of companies took over the American company Dennison and has operated under the name of Avery Dennison ever since.

Since the acquisition of Zweckform in 1998 as Avery Dennison Zweckform or Avery Zweckform for short , the group has been active in Germany through various subsidiaries in the areas of manufacturing and selling labels and tags as well as printers for these products, selling self-adhesive materials, and manufacturing and selling office supplies and related products active.

In 2002 the German Jackstädt group was taken over. In early 2014, the company's headquarters were relocated to Glendale. Before that, he was in Pasadena . In 2015, the Industrial Print & Apply (IPA) division was taken over by the Possehl Group , although the process is still being examined by the Federal Cartel Office.

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  1. Investor FAQs ( Memento of the original dated June 13, 2017 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. , accessed March 5, 2017 @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot / www.investors.averydennison.com
  2. Avery Dennison 2016 Form 10-K Report , accessed March 5, 2017
  3. Avery Dennison moving its headquarters from Pasadena to Glendale , at www.dailynews.com , accessed March 5, 2017
  4. New packaging: Possehl acquires Avery Dennison division