Avery Dennison Corp. recently marked its 75th anniversary as a company by having Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Dean A. Scarborough and the company’s leadership team ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
Founded in June 1935 by R. Stanton Avery who developed the world's
first self-adhesive label and label-making machinery in a loft above a
flower shop in downtown Los Angeles. The company is planning
commemorative events throughout the anniversary year, with historical
information available at www.averydennison75years.com.