Commercial Partners

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2021 Commercial Partners


About APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging.

APEAL unites the six producers of steel for packaging in Europe – Acciaierie d’Italia, ArcelorMittal, Liberty Liège-Dudelange, Tata Steel, thyssenkrupp Rasselstein and U.S. Steel Košice

Together, these companies employ 200,000 workers in Europe, 15,000 directly to produce steel for packaging across 11 dedicated manufacturing sites.

Strong, formable and long-lasting, steel offers numerous benefits for the safe packaging of a wide variety of products.

84% of steel packaging is currently recycled in Europe. 100% of recycled steel is used for new steel products.

Circular by nature, steel recycles over and over again without loss of quality, contributing to a greener future for Europe.

Milliken and Company


Siemens Digital Industries (DI) is an innovation leader in automation and digitalization. Closely collaborating with partners and customers, DI drives the digital transformation in the process and discrete industries. With its Digital Enterprise portfolio, DI provides companies of all sizes with an end-to-end set of products, solutions and services to integrate and digitalize the entire value chain. Optimized for the specific needs of each industry, DI’s unique portfolio supports customers to achieve greater productivity and flexibility. DI is constantly adding innovations to its portfolio to integrate cutting-edge future technologies. Siemens Digital Industries has its global headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany, and has around 75,000 employees internationally. It is driving transformation to enable a digital enterprise where engineering, manufacturing and electronics design meet tomorrow. Our solutions help companies of all sizes create and leverage digital twins that provide organizations with new insights, opportunities and levels of automation to drive innovation.

UPM Raflatac

UMP Raflatac is leading in sustainable labeling through our innovative self-adhesive label materials and services. We offer high-quality paper and film label stock for branding and promotion, informational labels, and labels with functionality. We operate a global network of factories, distribution terminals and sales offices. Our company employs around 3,000 people and made sales of EUR 1.6 billion (USD 1.8 billion) in 2019. UPM Raflatac is part of UPM. Find out how we are labeling a smarter future beyond fossils at: