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Contract Packaging Association News:
CPA Hosts Aseptic Webinar

CPA will host a live webinar at 1 p.m. CST on Tuesday, Oct. 4.  Join this webinar, "An Introduction to Aseptic Processing and Packaging," presented by Steve Smith from Purdue University, to learn more about what Aseptic Processing and Packaging is, its history and why it is important to consider its  advantages and disadvantages. Read more.  

CPA Director to Participate in Frain Summit

CPA Director Tom Landry will participate in Frain's Uber Revolution Pack Summit on September 21. Landry will discuss the benefits of CPA and the impact it can make on packaging businesses. He will also talk about where CPA is heading in the future. The Uber Revolution Pack Summit will offer a unique and compelling opportunity to analyze these trends, provide a view of the future of the industry and offer solutions from foremost industry experts. Read more. 

CPA Member News

Ampac, a division of ProAmpac, has won an AmeriStar award for the Duke’s Mayonnaise 8 oz. Pouch, a shaped, reclosable stand up pouch new to the mayonnaise and condiment aisle utilizing clear, barrier lamination for product protection. Ampac was also recognized for its E-Z SnackPakTM win in the WorldStar Awards Competition. Read more. 

CPA Member News

Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, today announced it has acquired DemandCaster, a leader in cloud-based supply chain planning solutions. The acquisition means the Plex Manufacturing Cloud now delivers the industry’s first comprehensive suite of cloud applications for running manufacturing enterprises, from enterprise resource (ERP) and supply chain planning (SCP) to manufacturing execution (MES). Read more.

CPA Member News

Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, has been designated a Breakout Vendor for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Business Applications in the May 2016 Forrester Research report, Breakout Vendors: SaaS Business Applications. The report recognizes Plex among six SaaS business application vendors that stand out for their track records of customer success and market approaches to their respective segments. Read more. 

Latest webinar available on-demand

Did you miss the Nulogy webinar, "How Brands & Co-Pack Suppliers Collaborate to Enable the 'Mass to My' Market," from July? Visit our Webinars On-Demand section under Educational Resources to catch up and boost your contract packaging knowledge.

CPA Announces New Board of Directors Officers

The Contract Packaging Association is pleased to announce the officers of the Board of Directors for the period of July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017. Vicky Smitley, Vice President of Sales at Hearthside Food Solutions, will enter her second year as CPA President. Read more.