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    Involvement with the Contract Packaging Association exposes your company to potential customers who are looking for your unique contract packaging abilities. People look to the CPA for answers to their contract packaging needs.

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  • Request for Quote

    The Contract Packaging Association's Request for Quote allows anyone needing a contract packager the opportunity to request information about a member company’s services, including packaging capabilities and service costs.

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  • State of the Contract Packaging Industry Report

    Because your knowledge played a critical role in the development of the upcoming 3rd edition of the State of the Contract Packaging Industry Report, we are pleased to announce that the report is now available.

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Contract Packaging Association News:

At the Contract Packaging Association's 2017 Annual Meeting, you will find multiple ways and opportunities to hone your business intuition and skill. Register now to participate in sessions about U.S. and regional economic trends and issues impacting businesses of all sizes; e-commerce ecosystem and craft packaging strategies that grow your business; and a PMMI OpX Panel Discussion on how to navigate the capital packaging and processing equipment buying cycle. Read more. 

CPA Member News

An announcement from Contract Packaging Magazine: CP Magazine is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2017, Anne Marie Mohan will be the new Editor of Contract Packaging magazine. Many of you already know Anne Marie, who is currently the Senior Editor at Packaging World. During her years in the trade press, she has covered countless packaging application and design features. You'll also find Anne Marie's contributions in Healthcare PackagingShelf Impact! and GreenerPackage.com. Read more.

CPA Member News

From Frain Industries: I suspect that most of you are happy with Amazon’s speedy deliveries but always want them to be just a little bit faster. I know I am and do. We also love the idea that they will provide drone delivery, lockboxes at the corner store and other innovations to provide us with almost instant delivery. Faster is better, right? I’d not thought much about this from the manufacturer’s standpoint until a couple months ago. For most of my clients, Walmart is their most significant customer, accounting for half or more of sales. They are usually their most challenging customer as well. Read more. 

CPA Partners with The Packaging School

CPA announces a new partnership with The Packaging School, an exclusive licensee of a professional packaging curriculum developed at Clemson University. This partnership comes on the heels of CPA’s announcement of a new and enhanced membership structure, giving CPA members greater business development tools that leverage CPA’s industry presence and partnerships, as well as more networking and educational offerings than ever before. Read more.

CPA Announces New Enhanced Membership Model

The Contract Packaging Association (CPA) launches a new membership model that includes many fresh and enriched programs to serve its members and the industry. CPA 2.5 goes into effect in 2017, in celebration of the association’s 25th anniversary. The new model is rooted in the following statement: 

We believe in building a better supply chain. Through education, networking and industry exposure, we help members innovate and grow their businesses. We are CPA - the association for contract packagers and manufacturers.

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