• Building a Bridge to Profitability

    The 2014 Annual Meeting, which took place February 27 - March 2 at the Omni Tucson National Resort in Tucson, AZ, was a huge success!

    Check out highlights and photos of the event as well as information about the 2015 Annual Meeting.

  • 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 will be published and available for order in early July.

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  • Join Us Today!

    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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  • CPA Sourcing Center

    The CPA Sourcing Center will return to Pack Expo 2014 in Chicago! Taking place November 2-5, sponsors will showcase their products and/or services in high-profile displays highlighting examples of contract packaging company capabilities!
     

Contract Packaging Association News:
CPA's RFQ inquiry option is currently undergoing redevelopment and the association has reached the first phase of improvement. Some key differences in the new RFQ are its simplicity, improved focus questions and broader scope without being cumbersome. In subsequent stages, CPA will be programming the RFQ system so that members can customize exactly the information they want to receive when they are sent an RFQ. Enhancements will be announced as they become available. The new RFQ submission form can be accessed by clicking here.
CPA secures Keynote Speaker Ted Janusz, Trainer, Shepard Productions, for the 2015 Annual Meeting. If you missed Ted’s interactive presentation and networking session at the CPA Annual Meeting in 2014, here’s your chance to participate in an actionable session focused on how peer-to-peer collaboration can effectively boost your business. The 2015 Annual Meeting is taking place February 19-22 at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay in Miami, FL. Click here for information.
The CPA Sourcing Center will return to Pack Expo 2014 in Chicago! Taking place November 2-5, sponsors will showcase their products and/or services in high-profile displays (Booth #5801) highlighting examples of contract packaging company capabilities! Read more.
Building upon the industry acumen provided in previous versions of the Contract Packaging Association's The State of the Contract Packaging Industry report (2008, 2011), the newly published 3rd Edition provides deeper industry insight, increased market intelligence and more conclusive future trend analysis. The 3rd Edition of The State of the Contract Packaging Industry report is a necessity for anyone involved directly in the contract packaging business or for those looking to gain awareness into the industry for investment and acquisition objectives. Order yours today!
KLW Plastics Inc., a manufacturer of sustainable packaging solutions, has received ISO 9001:2008 certification. This certification confirms that KLW Plastics has met the requirements of the ISO standard for its Quality Management System across all of its manufacturing facilities. Read more.
The B4B Alliance® is pleased to announce the addition of its newest member, Ohio Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. In addition to transportation and warehousing, Ohio Logistics provides value-added services such as fulfillment. The B4B Alliance will integrate Ohio Logistics’ Louisville operation into one of their existing facilities and focus expanding the service portfolio available to Ohio Logistics’ clients. Read more.
Through a general membership vote that took place in early 2014, the Contract Packaging Association is pleased to announce the CPA Board of Directors with terms starting July 1, 2014. Read more.
PMI Features Its High Speed, All-Servo Horizontal Cartoner at PACK EXPO
CPA Associate Member PMI Cartoning will showcase its high speed, all-servo, horizontal end-load cartoner at PACK EXPO International, November 2-5, 2014. The HS family of horizontal cartoners can reach speeds up to 350 cartons/min, depending on the application, and is available in continuous or intermittent motion. Its versatility allows the HS to handle a variety of products including food, beverage, confectionery, cosmetics, pharmaceutical and household cleaners. Visit Booth #S-3656 at PACK EXPO to see the HS in action. Click here for more information.