Founded 1967
Founders Robert Morris
Headquarters Evansville; Indiana, USA

Company Profile

Berry creates innovative packaging and engineered products, leveraging global capabilities, sustainability leadership, and innovation expertise to serve customers of all sizes around the world. Berry employs about 47,000 people across more than 295 locations and partners with customers to develop, design, and manufacture their products with an eye toward the circular economy. Berry Global is cultivating an inclusive workplace culture in which employees thrive and are supported to reach their career ambitions.

To deliver breakthrough solutions, Berry Global focuses on world-class R&D experts for solutions that meet sustainability commitments as fast as possible. A global network of people, partners, processes and leading technological investments, enables Berry Global to take hypotheses through breakthrough solutions. To achieve these goals the following is available:

  • Over 40 design and innovation centers
  • Systematic Stage-Gate innovation ideation processes
  • Leading material science and resin technology analysts
  • Quality assurance

Through Berry's Impact 2025 strategy, the company is dedicated to deliver sustainability innovations for our customers and their operations. In line with this strategy and aligned to customer goals, the company is committed to minimizing product impacts through 100% of consumer packaging to be reusable, recyclable, or compostable by 2025.

Aligned with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, Berry's Impact 2025 goals remain steadfast. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.


  • Apparel
  • Aplicators
  • Bags and bulk bags
  • Bottles and vials
  • Building materials
  • Canisters and jerrcans
  • Caps and closures
  • Containers, tubs and pots
  • Dispersing and dosing
  • Drinking cups
  • Films and laminates
  • Filtration materials
  • Jars
  • Lids
  • Medical devices
  • Miscellaneous and accessories
  • Nonewovens and components
  • Tapes and adhesives
  • Trays
  • Tubes
  • Wipes solutions


  • 1967 - founded by Robert Morris with one injection molding machine under the name "Imperial Plastics", producing some of the earliest production of plaastic aerosol caps in the US
  • 1972 - moved to a former cigar factory to meet increasing demand and to expand plastic manufacturing capabilities for the container market
  • 1987 - name changed to Berry
  • 2012 - sharing Berrry success with investors


PETplanet Insider Articles

Issue 09 / 2023: Berry Global appoints Kevin Kwilinski as CEO
Issue 05 / 2023: Berry: cost actions include the rationalising of facilities and labour
Issue 03 / 2023: Berry and Coca-Cola collaborate to implement tethered caps in EU markets
Issue 12 / 2021: Berry announces availability of EUCertPlast accreditation

External links

Berry Global Website