Connecting. Advancing. Leading.
The Flexible Packaging Association is one of the leading trade associations for one of the fastest growing segments in the packaging industry. Our members are converters of flexible packaging and suppliers to the industry. FPA provides a wealth of information to its members through focused programs and services.
PROMOTES the benefits, contributions and advantages of flexible packaging through its extensive network, and its products through domestic and international publications and presentations. FPA continues to celebrate the innovation and success of one of the fastest-growing packaging industry through representation at industry trade shows and events, and recognizes packaging innovation through its internationally known Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards program.
PROVIDES PROTECTION to the flexible packaging industry through proactive advocacy by actively advancing the industry through representation to various government and regulatory agencies at the local, state and federal levels.
DELIVERS fact-based, business-building and reliable information and educational forums, through the collection, analysis, and publication of its high quality and timely industry benchmarking financial and economic data.
WORKS TO IMPROVE PUBLIC UNDERSTANDING of the industry through its continued research and ground-breaking studies. FPA is currently leading an industry effort to better understand all aspects of packaging sustainability, end-of-packaging-life programs, and resource recovery alternatives.
The Flexible Packaging Association is the U.S. association of the manufacturers of flexible packaging; and, material or equipment suppliers to the industry. Flexible packaging is produced from paper, plastic, film, aluminum foil, or any combination of those materials, and includes bags, pouches, labels, liners, wraps, rollstock, and other flexible products.