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Nature MultiPack™ for cans: An innovative solution with a clear sustainability message


Endless marketing possibilities with individual PET bottle decoration


Nature MultiPack™ for PET: A sustainable and innovative packaging solution for PET bottles


Journey of Innovation

Pioneering filling & packaging solutions


KHS starts research & development for digital printing to PET bottles.

October 2006

KHS starts research & development for adhesive-based multipacks.

March 2011

Drinktec unveiling of Nature MultiPack™ and Direct Print Powered by KHS™.

The disruptive packaging innovations Nature MultiPack™ and Direct Print Powered by KHS™ are presented at drinktec, the world’s leading trade fair for the beverage industry.

September 2013

NMP Systems GmbH founded.

NMP Systems GmbH is established as a subsidiary of KHS GmbH to implement pioneering KHS packaging systems for the global beverage market.

November 2013

Nature MultiPack™ and Direct Print Powered by KHS™ win German Packaging Award

The German Packaging Award is presented for the best ideas and innovations in the packaging industry. Nature MultiPack™ and Direct Print Powered by KHS™ won in the category “best new packaging solution” in 2014.

November 2014

MARTENS Brewery launches talking bottles on Direct Print prototype

Direct Print first customer, MARTENS Brewery in Belgium, launched a new brand of beer linked to a movie premier. Digitally printed, premium quality PET bottles come to life using a specially designed smartphone application. When two bottles are brought together, the app brings to life a dialog between the characters.

August 2015

Nature MultiPack™ and Direct Print Powered by KHS™ win German Design Award

NMP Systems wins the German Design Award for Excellent Communications Design and Packaging Sustainability for their innovations Nature MultiPack™ and Direct Print Powered by KHS™.

November 2015

Evian launches their “pack without film” that leverages the first industrial Nature MultiPack™ equipment solution.

An intensive collaboration with Danone Waters led to the premier market introduction of Nature MultiPack™ starting in France and Belgium in March 2016.

March 2016

Evian’s “pack without film” wins the Grand Prix de Stratégie du Design award for design and product packaging.

April 2016

European PET Bottle Platform (EPBP) has awarded interim approval for Nature MultiPack™

Valid until 2019, the EPBP certificate of approval confirms that the Nature MultiPack™ in combination with its specially developed adhesive does not cause any problems during the downstream PET recycling process.

March 2017

EPBP approval: Direct Print Powered by KHS™ certified and fully recyclable

The reissued interim certification confirms the recyclability of printed PET bottles produced using the award-winning Direct Print Powered by KHS™ printing process. The bottles are printed exclusively in combination with specially developed inks from NMP Systems GmbH.

October 2017

NMP Systems is revolutionizing the global beverage market by implementing disruptive innovations in packaging solutions – powered by KHS, one of the leading manufacturers of innovative filling and packaging.

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