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Amid Growth, Polysack Adds COO and New VP of Marketing and Business Development

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The company’s new COO, Yaron Bar, and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Yair Gellis, will further advance its position as a leader in the rapidly growing recyclable flexible packaging market

TEL AVIV, Israel, September 22, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Polysack, a green-tech manufacturer of plastic film products for flexible packaging and high-shrink labels, announces the hiring of Yaron Bar, Polysack’s new COO, and Yair Gellis, Polysack’s new VP of Marketing and Business Development. With their appointments, Bar and Gellis will bring a wealth of experience in plastics and packaging.

Yaron Bar, a veteran in the plastic industry, served as a CEO at Elcon Recycling Center and VP Operations of Keter Plastic, where he managed the establishment of the company’s flagship manufacturing plant in Israel. Bar also established two products dealing with polymer replacements based on RIM-DCPD technology for industrial use. Yair Gellis was previously the head of Flexible Packaging at HP and holds more than 25 years of experience in the flexible packaging industry.

As demand for recyclable flexible films skyrockets due to the shift towards a circular economy, Polysack provides an immediate, environmentally friendly solution for packaging manufacturers with its Pack’N’Cycle films. The sustainable films are made of Mono Oriented PE (MOPE), which enables brands to produce 100-percent recyclable flexible packaging, including stand-up pouches, sachets, and roll-stock for vertical and horizontal FFS packaging lines. Polysack recently inked partnerships with HP Indigo Digital Presses and Flessofab, an Italian flexible packaging manufacturer. STS PRINT, a Bulgarian soft packaging converter, recently awarded Polysack its prestigious Prize Pack award.

"We are thrilled to add Yair and Yaron to our team," says Yanir Aharonson, CEO of Polysack. "Polysack is in a time of monumental growth and is positioning itself as a world leader in the field of high-quality recyclable films that enables mono-material laminates that are designed for recycling. Yair and Yaron will propel our vision for a sustainable world powered by recyclable plastic."

"I am excited to join Polysack in this time of tremendous growth, specifically in the European market," says Yaron Bar. "The world is starting to understand that recyclable plastic is the only way forward, and Polysack is leading the way with its innovative solutions."

"It’s wonderful to join a company leveraging technology to ensure a better future," says Yair Gellis. "The world is just beginning to learn about Polysack’s groundbreaking solutions, which will make a revolutionary impact in the flexible packaging industry."

About Polysack

Polysack is a GreenTech company leading the MOPE space for 100% recyclable Mono-Material packaging for a variety of applications, including flexible packaging, high-shrink labels, candy wrappers, and more. The company provides its line of eco-friendly films to converters and other third parties who apply them within multiple industries such as food, beverages, confectionery, agriculture, and others. Polysack’s customers range from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies.

To learn more about Polysack, visit the website: https://www.polysack.com/

View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210922005784/en/

Contacts

Media Contact
Daniel Azaria
ReBlonde for Polysack
daniel@reblonde.com

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