„We are able to create and manufacture cosmetics packaging in a new and sustainable way.”
Weckerle Packaging is a global leader in developing and producing conscious and responsible packaging for cosmetics and beauty brands. Our aim is to provide affordable and innovative packaging without compromising quality and safety – while exploring more sustainable sources.
55+ years of innovation
Our history begins in 1965 when Peter Weckerle founded his first company. Today, the Weckerle Group consists of three business divisions: Machines, Packaging and Cosmetics. Together they represent the complete vertical integration of all steps in the creation of colour cosmetics. This in-depth product and market knowledge allows us to lead the industry with innovation. The Weckerle Packaging Business Unit is headquartered in the Swiss Jura in the UNESCO world heritage watchmaker town of Le Locle – world-renowned for its expertise in micro technique and precision.
Weckerle Packaging looks back at 20+ years experience in Switzerland with a highly experienced team of experts in primary packaging development and manufacturing and product developers, engineers, chemists, plus an operations department to ensure a flawless service.
We make ambitious strides towards advancing our commitments as a sustainable company – starting with the packaging design oriented towards circular economy.
What makes Weckerle Packaging a reliable partner?
At Weckerle Packaging, we follow clear principles and values, that give stability to our community, build strong customer relationships and prepare our brand for the future. Our four main values are responsibility, trust, courage and pioneer spirit. These values are the cement of our character:
Everyone, without exception, bears full responsibility at every level for their actions and doings.
We believe that to improve customer experience, we must start with employees and overall company culture. Transparency creates trust and starts from within. Our goal is greatest possible transparency; It is the basis for mutual trust.
Those who stand for change need courage to think things completely new and completely different. We have the courage to question everything and give completely new and surprising answers.
We are always breaking new ground. We feel comfortable there, because this is our natural environment. We put a great deal of effort into research &development to develop products that will enable you to raise the standard of your products.
Located in Le Locle, Switzerland
Around 50 fixed employees
weeks lead time
Weckerle Packaging is a total solution provider. We can help you every step of the way, from concept development to post-production support. Our knowledge and experience as well as the unconditional support of our two other divisions, cosmetics and machines, enable us to identify your needs and propose the most appropriate solution.
Silicon rubber injection molding
Packaging innovation & customization
Quality control & logistics
Our liners are airtight, shock-resistant with low and high locking positions to ensure that they will reach you and your customers in the very best condition. Available in various shapes, diameters, POM free and sustainable solutions.
Lipsticks & Sticks
Lipstick is and will continue to be the key element in our daily make-up. Between color, texture to protection he is always present. At Weckerle we offer a wide range of solutions. From airtight lipsticks for maximum formula protection, guided mechanisms to various shapes and sizes. Choose from a wide variety of finishes and decoration techniques.
In answer to the restrictions imposed by the sanitary crisis of COVID19, Weckerle Packaging has created new tester concepts for individual and single use – whilst strictly following the pillars of a sustainable development.
Silicon rubber molds
There is much more than just customized packaging – why not make your product unique and exclusive by tailoring the product itself? From different finishes, effects, designs to engraved logos.
Single material packaging, Pom Free, Post-consumer recycled, bio-based and biodegradable materials are just some of the solutions we offer our clients in order to meet consumer demand of sustainable packaging.
Packaging is a crucial and highly valued element for the consumer when choosing their favorite cosmetic. Therefore we have a creative and innovative team to help you make your ideas come true: From creation of the idea, development of the specifications, design and modeling to realization of the prototype.
Our sustainable approach
At weckerle packaging we make sustainability a guiding principle at all levels of operations and core part of our strategic thinking. We believe that our future relies on our ability to design and develop packaging that is functional, safe and above all sustainable. To this end, we have created a working team in 2017 focused on the definition and development of our sustainability strategy and its different pillars. Our sustainability strategy is based on three core Pillars which embraces our mission, values and aims:
As packaging manufacturer, we are convinced that we can make difference starting from designing for a circular economy; adapting therefore all new developments and adjusting as much as possible the existing formats.
design for circular economy strategy
Zero industrial waste
Biobased and biodegradable materials
Recycle friendly finishes & colors
Life cycle assessment
Events & News
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2022
We would like to thank everyone who visited us at Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna.
It was a very successful event and we really enjoyed meeting you and showing you our different products.
We hope you had a great time meeting us and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.
Tomorrow’s packaging: Weckerle Monomaterial packaging
With the growing interest and concern of consumers to buy sustainable products with less environmental impact, the need to reduce the use of virgin raw materials is also on the rise. In fact, sustainability and recycling are a perfect combination. However, the success of recycling does not depend solely on recycling companies, separate collection schemes or the development of compatible technology and equipment for recycling routes. We are all responsible and have a crucial role to play.
Weckerle in 2020: greener packs & new-generation filling lines
Despite a drop in turnover resulting from the current health crisis, German contract manufacturer Weckerle has a number of investments in the pipeline: MS3, its new filling line, packaging innovations Myconic, the supplier’s first 100% recycled cosmetics pen and Click n’Break, its lipstick sampling solution. A press conference last week gave the lowdown on the latest …
Sustainable Change: Making It Happen :) Changing the way of conception: 100% Monomaterial PET, 100% Gateless, up to 100% PET PCR content, Recycling Ready, Ideal For take back Programs
Click’n Break by Weckerle Cosmetics
Samples play an essential role in color cosmetics. Today, there are lots of AR solutions which are a good alternative. Nevertheless, sensorial experience is a key factor in beauty purchase decisions. Touching, smelling and feeling the product is decisive! In current times contact free, single use testers are more important than ever.
Get in touch
T +41 32 864 70 00
F +41 32 864 70 73
James Pellaton 1, 2400 Le Locle, Switzerland