Garry Kohl

Garry Kohl is PepsiCo’s Sr. Director of R&D accountable for Global Packaging Technology/Design & Environmental Sustainability across PepsiCo’s Snacks and Nutrition Categories. In its global portfolio of food and beverage brands, PepsiCo has 22 different brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales. With net revenues of over $63 billion, PepsiCo’s businesses make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are respected household names around the world.​

​In his role, Mr. Kohl oversees new developments in designing packaging materials and machinery for global PepsiCo.  This includes bio-based materials, lowering carbon footprint and design for recovery.  Consumer focused, to capture competitive advantage and drive PepsiCo’s businesses forward. ​

​Garry’s an industry Packaging Professional with over 29 years of diversified Packaging leadership and experience in fresh, frozen, shelf stable foods and ambient/refrigerated beverage products.  Granted thirty United States Utility Patents and two Design Patents.  Recognized with PepsiCo Chairman’s awards in 2003 and 2007. Globally connected conducting business in 30 countries for PepsiCo.

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February 6, 2018

1:30 PM

Room: TBA

Packaging will Deliver Performance with Purpose

Snack Packaging Sustainability Imperatives in an Era of Advancing E-Commerce