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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.

To include your company's press release, please contact FPA, via email: fpa@flexpack.org, or call 410-694-0800.

  • FPA Attends 2018 Global Pouch Forum

    Jul 13, 2018 02:57 PM

    FPA attended and exhibited at the recent Global Pouch Forum in Miami, FL. The conference offers packaging industry professionals the opportunity to discover state-of-the-art techniques, learn about the cutting-edge trends and developments, and...

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  • FPA Partners with AIMCAL R2R Conference USA 2018

    Jul 13, 2018 02:55 PM

    The AIMCAL R2R Conference has been a champion of roll to roll processing, and the converting industry for many years, and is a valuable resource for anyone who has interest in the R2R process. The conference has steadily grown by delivering solid...

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  • Fortis Solutions Group Acquires Lewis Label Products Corporation

    Jul 12, 2018 12:17 PM

    Fortis Solutions Group, a portfolio company of Main Post Partners, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lewis Label Products Corporation. Lewis Label, located in Fort Worth, Texas, is a custom manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, shrink...

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  • Admiral Packaging Purchases Sitexco Anilox Cleaning System

    Jul 11, 2018 04:47 PM

    Admiral Packaging, Inc. of Providence RI has invested in a Sitexco™ Anilox Roll Cleaning System from Eaglewood Technologies. The Sitexco™ Systems received the 2018 FTA Technical Innovation Award and has been nominated for the Label Industry Global...

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  • PepsiCo Reports Waste Diversion and Packaging Progress

    Jul 11, 2018 03:30 PM

    PepsiCo’s 2017 sustainability report published today shows that the American multinational corporation reduced the overall amount of waste sent to landfill over the previous year, and also made progress toward their 2025 packaging design goal...

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  • PPC Flexible Packaging Announces Completion of First Phase of Cleanroom Packaging Expansion Plan

    Jul 11, 2018 12:18 PM

    Today PPC Flexible Packaging announced it has completed the first phase of a greater than $2 million facilities and equipment investment aimed at expanding and further upgrading production capacities for its Precision CleanTM cleanroom packaging...

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  • Major MRF Investments are Needed

    Jul 10, 2018 03:32 PM

    The recycling industry must make large-scale facility investments to adapt to the fast-changing world of materials recovery, according to a longtime MRF consultant. Nathiel Egosi, president of RRT Design & Construction, offered his thoughts during...

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  • Sealed Air Receives 2018 World Dairy Innovation Award

    Jul 10, 2018 12:21 PM

    Cryovac® Darfresh® on Board, a vacuum skin packaging system, has received a 2018 World Dairy Innovation Award in the Best Manufacturing & Innovation Process category. The program celebrates excellence and innovation achieved by leading-edge...

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  • NB Renaissance Partners Acquires Uteco Group

    Jul 10, 2018 12:20 PM

    NB Renaissance Partners has signed a binding agreement for the acquisition of a majority stake in Uteco, a leading manufacturer of printing machines for the flexible packaging industrγ. Uteco Group’s top management team and current majority...

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  • Liqui-Box Upper Sandusky Facility Awarded FDA/IMS Certification

    Jul 10, 2018 12:19 PM

    Here at Liqui-Box, quality and safety are at the heart of everything we do. That’s why receiving the CERTIFICATE OF FDA/IMS COMPLIANCE at our injection molding plant in Upper Sandusky, OH for more than 30 years in a row is more than just a...

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