Evolabel takes new steps for continued stable growth

Press release 2020-11-26

Evolabel AB, which manufactures world-leading print and apply equipment, announced today that CEO Jonas Södergård will take on a new role in the company as Head of Business Development. Mattias Ackers takes over the position as CEO.

Jonas Södergård - one of the company's founders, has during his 10 years as CEO had a great influence on both the technical and business development of the company. Evolabel has won several awards, including Sweden's Export Gazelle 2019 and Technology Excellence Award at PackExpo in Chicago 2019.

"I am passionate about building long-term relationships and spreading light across the Print and Apply industry. We have worked hard and successfully to build the world's best products and now the biggest challenge is to continue to increase our presence and sales in the world market. In my new role as Head of Business Development, I will be able to focus even more on this." says Jonas.

Mattias Ackers - also a co-founder of Evolabel has previously held the role of CFO with responsibility for finance, purchasing and human resources.

“I will work to maintain the great cooperation we have with our customers and our unique company spirit. Equally important is to ensure that all functions in the company adapts to our rapid growth and to give the company's employees the right conditions for continued innovation. Despite Covid-19, sales have increased by 15% compared to last year. " says Mattias.

With a strong product portfolio, large investments in new facilities, and several new hires, the company is now well equipped for continued stable growth.

PackExpo Las Vegas Sep 27-29 2021

Meet us at PackExpo in Las Vegas on September 27- 29th, booth 5609 ,Central Hall. Take a look on our innovative print apply solutions such as our revolutionary FlexWipe pallet labeling system that is totally safe, user friendly, compact, fast and cost effective. And for the first time, Evolabel's Motorized Stand XL that makes it possible to label pallets on different heights!

Additionally, we are demonstrating product labeling from top to bottom!

Evolabel Gazelle Export winner Sweden 2019!

Photo credit: Pax Engström


"This year’s winner has by innovative and intuitive technical solutions succeeded to streamline and automate their customers logistic flows.

A global focus has created an impressive international growth with good profitability and strong conditions for a continued bright future ”.

We have already announced that Evolabel has been awarded for the third time as a DI Gazelle Company (see criterias in previous post).

In addition, Evolabel was the winner of the prestigious price: DI Gazelle Export Company Sweden 2019!

The criterias is except being a DI Gazelle are following:

  • Net revenue exceeding 10 million SEK according to the latest financial statement.

  • A minimum of ten employees, according to the latest financial statement.

  • At least double their revenue, comparing the first and latest fiscal year in a period of four years.

  • Increased their revenue each year the past three years.

  • Positive total operating profit of the four latest fiscal years.

  • Substantially organic growth, not through acquisitions or mergers.

  • Sound finance.

Evolabel Gazelle company 2019

In 2016 and 2018 we were awarded Gazelle company status by the financial publication Dagens Industri. This year we have been awarded for the third time!

The Swedish business newspaper Dagens industri appoints the Gazelle companies in Sweden. The criteria are tough and less than 0,5 of the limited companies in Sweden are appointed.

A "Di Gasell" is a high-growth company who has grown organically at least 100% over the last 4 years and has a turn over of minimum 10 MSEK (appr. 1M€). It should have increased its turn over each year during the last three years and shown a positive result as a total over the period. Additionally a Di Gasell has minimum 10 employees and a sound economy.

posted Oct 14, 2019, 3:55 PM by Astrid Christoffersson

PackExpo Las Vegas

Meet us at PackExpo in Las Vegas on September 23th to 25th. Take a look on our innovative print apply solutions such as our revolutionary FlexWipe pallet labeling system that is totally safe,

user friendly, compact, fast and cost effective. And for the first time, Evolabel's Motorized Stand XL that makes it possible to label pallets on different heights!

Additionally, we are demonstrating product labeling from top to bottom!

Welcome to visit us at PACK EXPO in Las Vegas

23-25 September, 2019, Booth US-8464

Register for free with Evolabel Comp Code 79U86

PACK EXPO Registration

posted Aug 26, 2019, 2:00 PM by Astrid Christoffersson [ updated Aug 27, 2019, 7:27 AM ]

Evolabel Global Technical Training

Evolabel technical training in May is bringing four of Evolabel's great partners together for three days in Göteborg, Sweden. The attendees are well spread around the globe; from Mexico and Brazil to Poland and South Africa. Evolabel is continually training its partners to ensure that each one has relevant knowledge to serve our customers in the best way.

Well spread partners on the Evolabel training in May - just about possible to fit on one side of the globe..

Standing from left: Moses & Johan (J-Pak, South Africa), Jonas (Evolabel), Grzegorz (Exim Coding, Poland), Hamilton & Ricardo (Powercoding, Brazil), Pablo, Raúl & Héctor (Printsome, Mexico). In front from left: Jeanette and Henrik (Evolabel).

posted May 27, 2019, 2:05 PM by Martin Dijkstra [ updated Jun 15, 2019, 10:45 PM by Henrik Bohre ]

The winners in the Evolabel application video competition

After a month of intensive filming in the field for the Evolabel Application Video Competition, the time has come to announce the 3 winners! The total contribution was more than 120 individual video clips from 9 contributing partners, Matthews Australasia in Australia, Taechu Company in South Korea, Matthews Marking Systems in Sweden and Germany, DPI Coding in Finland, Industrial Labelling Systems in UK, BA-Coding in Switzerland, Vande Berg Scales in Iowa USA and Inopak in Virginia USA.

Thank you all for your great contribution!

The jury has after some tough decisions decided on the 3 winners. We proudly present:

Matthews Australasia winning contribution shows a dual side print apply application with two D43 Tamp systems installed at customer Chobani. High speed application filmed by a professional filmmaker in several good angles makes this a winning video.

Matthews Marking System in Sweden footage by Lars Ahlqvist is another high speed Evolabel application. The tough wood industry require compact and rigid solutions, which anyone understand after watching this winner. Link to video

Taechu Company's winning contribution filmed by IW Kim, shows one of the recently installed QuickTamp systems in a logistic center in South Korea.

posted Mar 7, 2019, 5:31 PM by Martin Dijkstra [ updated Mar 26, 2019, 9:32 AM ]

Continued proud sponsor for Team Rynkeby 2019

Evolabel exists because we feel it is fun and meaningful to shed light upon the Print&Apply business. In return we get happy partners and end customers all over the world who appreciate our simplistic and innovative technical solutions.

Click here to read more about Team Rynkeby

posted Dec 7, 2018, 2:55 PM by Martin Dijkstra [ updated Dec 7, 2018, 2:56 PM ]

After months paring down the many qualified entries, three days of onsite voting allowed PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO attendees to be the ultimate judge of the most innovative new technologies at the show, dubbing these seven exhibitors as the winners within their respective categories.

“No other packaging event in the world this year matches the size and scope of the combined PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO, making these winners truly the best in their respective classes,” says Laura Thompson, senior director of expositions, PMMI. “We look forward to the Technology Excellence Awards becoming a staple of our PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, showcasing cutting edge innovation for our attendees.”

Link to press release