(Stockholm, Sweden) October 15, 2015 – ESL, the world's largest esports company, announces that Returpack's Pantamera expands their partnership with its Nordic division. The Swedish company will be supporting the upcoming €15,000 ESL Nordic Nationals winter season for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive to further raise awareness for recycling among gamers in all of the Nordic countries.
“Pantamera is excited to contribute in building esports in the Nordics from the ground up, while at the same time raising awareness of recycling. We want to offer competitive play across all skill levels, which makes the ESL Nordic Nationals a natural next step for us.” said Rickard Andersson at Pantamera.
"We're greatly looking forward to working with Pantamera on the inaugural season of the ESL Nordic Nationals." said Samuel Renström, Nordic Community Manager at ESL. "They’re a great company to work alongside and have always shown a strong commitment to the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive community, making them exactly what this competition needs."
Returpack is a Swedish limited liability company responsible for the functioning of the deposit system for metal cans and recyclable PET bottles for ready-to-drink beverages in Sweden. It is Returpack's duty to spread information about the deposit system, to manage the system's finances and to co-ordinate the return of empty containers to keep the system in operation at every stage. The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency has set the goal that 90 % of all metal cans and PET bottles shall be recycled in Sweden. The Swedish Board of Agriculture is the responsible supervisory authority for Returpack. For more information see www.pantamera.nu/en/
ESL is the world's largest esports company, leading the industry across various games with numerous online and offline competitions. It operates high profile, branded international and national leagues and tournaments such as the Intel® Extreme Masters, ESL One, ESL Pro Series, StarCraft® II World Championship Series, as well as grassroots amateur cups, leagues and matchmaking systems. ESL covers a broad field of services in gaming technology, event management, advertising and TV production, fully catering to the needs of the esport’s ecosystem. With offices in Germany, Russia, France, Poland, Spain, China, North America and partners in many other countries, it has a truly global footprint. www.eslgaming.com