About us


Our Leadership

The Avery Dennison Company Leadership Team consists of distinguished and talented professionals who bring substantial real-world experience and expertise to the realization of our company vision.

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Organizations and Partnerships

Here are just a few examples of some of our global partners and member organizations, who we work with to continue to pioneer change across the industry.

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Our History and Values

Avery Dennison began with an innovation that launched an industry. In 1935, a struggling clerk named Stan Avery conceived a smarter way for stores to price their products. Combining used machine parts with a saber saw—and financing it all with a hundred-dollar loan—he created and patented the first self-adhesive, die-cut labeling machine. With Stan Avery’s invention, the pressure-sensitive label industry was born.

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The spirit of curiosity, new challenges in the marketplace and Avery Dennison’s position as a global leader in the materials science industry drive us to develop and expand our core capabilities while introducing new material innovations and solutions for the world’s manufacturers, converters and consumers.

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We're presenting highlights from our sustainability efforts, including our progress against the 2025 sustainability goals we first announced in 2015.

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