James Wrigley

President and Chief Operating Officer, Apparel Labeling Solutions

James Wrigley

Mr. Wrigley was appointed President, Apparel Labeling Solutions, Checkpoint Systems, Inc. in June 2012. Previously, he was Group President, Global Customer Management since March 2010.

Mr. Wrigley has extensive experience in the global retail and apparel industries. Prior to joining Checkpoint, he held a senior executive position with Avery Dennison Corporation’s Retail Branding and Information Solutions business following Avery’s acquisition of Paxar Corporation in 2007. Previously, Mr. Wrigley was Group President, Global Apparel Solutions at Paxar, and from 1996 to 2006, President of Paxar’s Europe, Middle East and Africa business. As President, Mr. Wrigley grew regional sales from $50 million to $300 million through a combination of organic growth and acquisitions. Earlier, he held management positions of increasing international responsibility with the Pepe Group plc and Coats Viyella plc, based in England, Spain, Chile, Brazil and Portugal.

Mr. Wrigley holds a Master of Arts (Hons) degree in Modern Languages from the University of Cambridge.