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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.

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  • FPA to Exhibit at 2018 National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Legislative Summit

    Mar 09, 2018 04:11 PM

    FPA will exhibit at the upcoming NCSL Legislative Summit, the largest gathering of state legislators and their staff. Over 5,000 state legislators, legislative staff, government officials, business representatives, educators, and others interested...

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  • FPA Partners with Global Food Contact 2018

    Mar 09, 2018 04:03 PM

    Global Food Contact is the only place to receive the latest information on regulatory requirements in all the key markets including Canada, China, Japan, Africa, India, and more. Featuring high-level discussions on the key issues facing the global...

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  • FPA Partners with SPC Impact 2018

    Mar 09, 2018 04:02 PM

    SPC Impact 2018 is a three day event where 350+ attendees will get inspired, learn, make new connections, and leave with actionable takeaways for their daily work through thought-provoking presentations, interactive sessions, engaging panels...

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  • FPA at PACK EXPO East, Booth 305

    Mar 09, 2018 04:01 PM

    FPA is partnering with PACK EXPO East in the PACK EXPO East Partner Program and joins several top associations who are leading forces in the exchange of ideas and collaboration with an invested interest in the future of packaging and processing...

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  • Alison Keane, FPA President and CEO, Contributes to ICE USA Blog

    Mar 09, 2018 03:59 PM

    Alison Keane is contributing a series of blog posts for ICE USA, a leading event in the U.S. for the converting of paper, film, foil, nonwovens, and other flexible web-based materials. There will be a total of four blogs that cover various aspects...

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  • Prakash Industries to Venture into Flexible Plastic Packaging Business

    Mar 09, 2018 03:47 PM

    Prakash Industries announced that it is underway to demerge the business into a separate company. The demerger will give a new impetus to growth, creating a pure play plastics focused entity. The company is also strategically venturing into...

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  • CCL Industries to Acquire Treofan Americas for $225m

    Mar 09, 2018 03:46 PM

    CCL Industries, a provider of specialty label, security and packaging solutions, has agreed to acquire Treofan America and Trespaphan Mexico from their parent firm M&C in a deal worth $225m. The entities considered for acquisition represent the...

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  • Paula A. Sneed Elected to the Board of Directors of Berry Global Group, Inc.

    Mar 09, 2018 03:45 PM

    Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY) announced today that Paula A. Sneed has been elected by the Company’s shareowners to its Board of Directors. Sneed, age 70, is the Chairperson and CEO of Phelps Prescott Group LLC (PPG), a strategy and...

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  • PSI Expands Leadership

    Mar 09, 2018 03:29 PM

    Brad Bastion – VP Sales & Marketing, Brad Bastion joins Plastic Suppliers as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Americas. Mr. Bastion’s industry experience includes leading national business development teams at Inteplast Group, Berry...

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  • MonoSol Investing $72 Million in Indiana Film Plant

    Mar 09, 2018 03:27 PM

    MonoSol LLC expects to spend $72 million in Indiana as the maker of water soluble films continues what has now become a years-long growth trend. The Merrillville, Ind.-based company has decided to move beyond its manufacturing footprint in...

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