Webinars On-Demand

Webinars On-Demand:

Rise of the Planet of the Cobots
September 19, 2018 | 11:00 AM EDT
Presented by Yaskawa America, Inc. and Motoman
In today’s manufacturing world Co-Packers are faced with the mounting challenges of providing packaging services for companies with ever changing product mixes and packaging designs. Challenged with the need to remain highly flexible in their operations while reconciling rising operating costs, Co-Packers are employing flexible automation solutions to demonstrate increases in throughput, flexibility, and quality. Collaborative robots being deployed on the manufacturing floor working closely with their human co-workers make them a key factor in the resolution of the handling challenges faced by Co-Packers.
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Answering Consumer Challenges in the Flexible Packaging and Labeling Industry
Presented by CMC Group
August 23 | 11 a.m. - Noon CST
Packaging today is more than protection for your product. It's a silent salesperson communicating and (dare we say) engaging with consumers from the shelf. You may already be using flexible packaging, but is it creating the results you want? If not, it's time to think outside the box – literally. If you want to hear about the most contemporary and creative flexible packaging ideas available today, this webinar is for you.
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How to Strengthen Trust with Your CPG Customers
Presented by Nulogy

June 28 | 11 a.m. - Noon CST
CPG brands face increasing pressure to improve their On Time In Full rates, as major retailers shorten delivery windows and increase penalties for late or early order shipments. To meet these demands, CPG brands need to improve agility by collaborating and strengthening trust with their outsourced contract packaging partners. But how do brands and co-packers work together and strengthen trust to meet retailer demands? During this webinar, our presenters will discuss how they’ve improved their agility and strengthened  trust through tighter inventory control, increased traceability, and streamlined communication with their CPG customers. This webinar is free to both CPA members and non-members!
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E-commerce Elevates Holistic Packaging Design
Presented by The Packaging School
May 23 | 11 a.m. - Noon CST
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State of the Industry Report
Presented by Carl Melville, founder and Chief Marketing Officer of The Melville Group

April 5 | 11 a.m. - Noon CST
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*CPA Members access only

A Contract Packaging Playbook to Winning E-Commerce
Presented by the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) & CPA
January 18 | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. CST
Speaker: Matt Dingee, President, OnPoint 2020 Packaging Insights and Consulting Services
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Digital Packaging Webinar - Just-In-Time Customized Corrugated Packaging
Presented by Memjet
July 18 | 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CST
Speaker: Mark Swanzy, COO, Xante
Moderator: Alicia Chavez, Digital Marketing Coordinator, Memjet
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"All Star" Contract Packaging Leaders Share Their Growth Stories 
Presented by Nulogy
June 27 | 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. EST
Panelists:
Will Schretzman, VP of Packaging, Verst Logistics Group
Iain Anderson, Manager of Information Systems and Analytics, Summit Container and Packaging Solutions
Wayne Jurgielewicz, Director of Operations, Advanced Logistics and Fulfillment
Moderator: Tom Perrone, VP of Customer Success, Nulogy
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How Contract Packagers Can Help You Adapt to Trends Driving Supply Chain Changes
Co-hosted with Institute of Packaging Professionals 

January 17 | 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. CST
Panelists:
Robert Reinders, President, Performance Packaging
Jason Tham, Chief Executive Officer, Nulogy Corp.
Mike Repp, Vice President & General Manager, Bell-Carter Packaging
Moderator: Vicky Smitley, President, Contract Packaging Association
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CPA 2.5 Membership Webinar
October 27, 2016 | 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CST
Presented by CPA Managing Director Nikki Johnson
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An Introduction to Aseptic Processing and Packaging
October 4, 2016 | 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CST
Presented by Steve Smith, Processing Specialist in the Department of Food Science at Purdue University
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Looking to learn even more about this topic? Click here for information about the Thirty-Fourth Annual Aseptic Processing and Packaging Workshop.

How Brands & Co-Pack Suppliers Collaborate to Enable the “Mass to My” Market
July 27, 2016 | 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. EST
Hosted by Nulogy
Presented by Pierre Massicotte, Former EVP of Operations for L'Oreal Canada, Olivier Vaillancourt, VP of Strategic Development for KD Services and Enam Rabbani, Product Strategist for Nulogy. Moderated by Nikki Johnson, Managing Director for CPA.
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How Co-Packers & Flexible Packaging Relate
Presented by Matthew Keller, VP of Sales & Business Development, Eagle Flexible Packaging
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Speaking to Special Pack Innovation
January 14, 2016 | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. CST 
Presented by Ashwin Dhurvas, Packaging Manager, Impact Fulfillment Services
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Best Practices for Using a Contract Packager
January 20, 2015 |10 a.m. - 11 a.m. CST
Presented by Chris Nutley, President, CPA and John Mazelin, Executive Director, CPA
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Judging a Package By Its Cover, Combating Superficial Package Damage
October 1, 2013 | 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CST
Presented by Bill Green, Worldwide Packaging Engineering Team Lead, IBM
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How to Handle an OSHA Inspection
September 17, 2013 | 10 a.m. -11 a.m. CST
Presented by Tom Grey, President, Grey & Associates
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How to Assess & Mitigate Your 2014 and 2015 Healthcare Reform Penalty Risks
August 21, 2013 | 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CST.
Presented by: Zack Pace, Senior Vice President & Senior Benefits Consultant, CBIZ
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Two webinars, two perspectives on supply chain optimization:

Supply Chain Presentation 2 -
June 7, 2012| 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. CST
A Chain Reaction: Leveraging Packaging to Create Sustainabiltiy and Cost Reductions Throughout the Supply Chain
Presented by Tom Blanck, Principal and Practice Leader, Packaging Optimization Practice, Chainalytics, Inc.
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Supply Chain Presenation 1 -
May 24, 2012 |10 a.m. - 11 a.m. CST
Global Packaging Optimization: Identifying and Eliminating the Hidden Costs
Presented by Jack Ampuja, President & CEO, Supply Chain Optimizers
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