Keith Walz, KDV Label President and CEO, accepts KDV Label's TLMI 2024 Eugene Singer Award WAUKESHA, Wis. (March 12, 2024) – Waukesha, WI – March 2024: KDV Label, LLC (“KDV” or the “Company”), a manufacturer of custom labels for food, beverage, specialty consumer goods, dairy, and petroleum products, was awarded a 2024 TLMI’s Eugene Singer Award.

“We extend our heartfelt congratulations to this year’s Eugene Singer Award winners,” said Linnea Keen President of TLMI, “their outstanding accomplishments exemplify the pinnacle of excellence in the industry and serve as inspiration for all TLMI members. We commend their dedication to the success of their companies and hope to see their participation next year.”

Each year, the Eugene Singer Awards are presented to the best performing converter members across four categories: small company, mid-range company, medium company, and large company. As a measure of financial and operational management, the winners of this prestigious award in the label and tag industry are determined through the confidentially managed and TLMI’s Management Ratio Study.

Annually, converter members compete for this prestigious award presented to companies showing the best performance in the Management Ratio Study by company size. Managed confidentially by a third party, the study offers the opportunity for all that participate to compare business performance against one another.

The Eugene Singer Awards are presented at TLMI’s Converter Meeting held each Spring. Keith Walz, KDV Label’s president and CEO, was in attendance to receive the award.

“This is the first time KDV has won this award. And in our 50th year of business, we couldn’t be more honored to be recognized with the Eugene Singer Award amongst our peers,” says Walz, “It is stiff competition in this industry and the award is a reflection of the hard work our entire team has put in over the past year.”

About KDV

KDV Label, LLC is a label converter for a diverse set of consumer end markets, including beverage, food, health and beauty, automotive, and specialty consumer goods. Leading with service since 1974, brands choose KDV for the craftsmanship, creativity, collaboration, and care we put into working with each customer, not to mention working hard to help ensure our customers get the best value for their label packaging dollar, including: pressure sensitive, digital, unsupported film, promotional, variable content and expanded content labels.

About TLMI

TLMI thrives as a member-driven association, uniting to collectively address our industry’s critical issues, including workforce development, government regulations, and sustainability. Our core strength lies in fostering a culture of open and authentic networking that encourages knowledge sharing, and our commitment is to empower our members for success within the label and package printing industry by sharing the latest technical advancements in our field, facilitating peer and production benchmarking, and fostering the exchange of valuable market insight. TLMI actively collaborates with likeminded associations, educational institutions, and the wider recycling community with the goal of ensuring that our members wield influence over every aspect that affects their businesses.

Media Contact

Katie Austing
KDV Label, LLC
431 W. Newhall Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186