Avery Dennison Corporate
Venture Capital Program

Our corporate venture capital program invests and commercially partners with emerging technology and materials science companies. The program is designed to support entrepreneurs working on innovative, disruptive technologies, which will support our business strategies, providing value to our customers and strategic partners.

We can partner with entrepreneurs in many ways, including minority equity investments, joint development agreements, non-recurring engineering projects, reseller relationships, and other forms of strategic technical and commercial partnerships.

Our goal is to combine the best of both worlds: disruptive technology and entrepreneurial thinking with operational excellence at a global scale.

 

Our Focus

Sectors

Connected Items

Enables a broad set of use cases from inventory management to consumer engagement


Sustainability and
Waste Management

Sources more sustainable materials, supports innovative recycling solutions, and enhances product life cycles

Personalized Customer Experience

Helps brands provide personalization, customization, and more engaging product offerings for customers

Advanced Materials

Expands our portfolio of label, film, coating, and other functional materials while developing our industry capabilities and relationships

Data

Enables data acquisition, management, analytics, and monetization across complex global value chains

Industry 4.0

Improves automation and efficiency of industrial manufacturing and global supply chains, including next generation IoT platforms

Geographic

Global

Stage

Early and growth stage companies (Series A-C) that have demonstrated initial product/market fit

 

Our Portfolio

Gauzy produces liquid crystal glass switchable window film technology for dynamic display and content projection in retail, automotive, and other applications. gauzy.com

PragmatIC manufactures ultra-thin, low-cost, flexible integrated circuits that enable everyday smart objects. pragmatic.tech

RoadRunner creates and manages end-to-end waste and recycling solutions for businesses large and small. roadrunnerwm.com

VeriSolutions provides an end-to-end IoT platform for cold chain monitoring and traceability that ensures operational compliance for brands and supply chain stakeholders. verisolutions.co

Wiliot is a fabless semiconductor company that designs battery-free Bluetooth tags for intelligent packaging, connected products, and logistics applications. wiliot.com

Wrapify provides an app-based platform that enables brands to deliver out-of-home advertisements on consumer vehicles. wrapify.com

Our Portfolio in the News

April 14, 2021
The 50 Most Promising Israeli Startups - 2021

December 15, 2020
Avery Dennison partners with Schreiner MediPharm and PragmatIC Semiconductor to leverage NFC technology

September 22, 2020
Avery Dennison launches matrix recycling program

December 2, 2020
Wrapify, Kiwibot and Gong Partner for First Autonomous Bot Delivery OOH Campaign


 

Our Team

melissa tse

Melissa Tse
Head of Avery Dennison Ventures

cvc partner

Touchdown Ventures
Our CVC Partner

 

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