RFQ tool “received several emails and calls within a day and a total of a dozen contacts seeking to make a bid… had almost no real experience in this area before finding your tool, so it proved to be a valuable path to submit an RFQ to engage a large number of prospective service providers". - Startup company
“have had many good responses. I've used the tool several times with success.” - Large Brand home care products
“found this tool very useful…were struggling using our network and one of those contacts referred us to your tool” - Food brand
“received no less than 5-6 responses and one company is now quoting for us and at least 2 of those are vetting our product” - CPG beverage brand
CPA members are comprised of the nation’s leading CP/CMs who provide packaging services – from the simplest to the most complex. Our members offer a full suite of services to CPG and branded goods companies and CPA works to connect member companies with those seeking help with products, process and packaging. We provide business development support, education, networking opportunities, and industry intelligence. By becoming a CPA member, you gain access to industry expertise and best practices and are actively supported and promoted throughout the year by CPA.
CPA membership is company-based. This means if your company joins the CPA, all individuals within the company are automatically members and can take advantage of our many benefits!
Membership Dues are pro-rated throughout the year and are collected on an Annual basis. Renewals are collected within the 4th Quarter of every year.
CPA Regular Membership:
Regular Membership Dues pricing is based on your company’s annual revenue in the Contract Packaging sector specifically:
CPA Associate Membership:
Associate Membership Dues pricing is a set amount agreed upon by the Contract Packaging Association Board of Directors.
|Benefit||Regular Members||Associate Members|
|Company Profile Displayed on the CPA Online Member Directory||
|Access to ~1,000 Requests for Quote (RFQ) from Brand Owners and CPGs||
|Complimentary Subscription, Listing, and Ad in Contract Packaging E-Newsletter – Full Details Here|
|Complimentary half-hour legal consultation with Eric Greenberg of Eric F. Greenberg, P.C. – Full Details Here|
|Complimentary, one-hour M&A consultation with Thomas Blaige Learn More|
|SGS is offering to help CPA members navigate the complexity of Quality and GMP standards and certificates Learn More|
|YRC Freight is offering to help CPA members with their shipping services. Check it out!|
|Due to CPA's relationship with EPS, CPA members receive a generous discount on EPS Workshops. Learn More|
|Use of CPA Logo (email [email protected] for Logo files)|
|Complimentary State of the Industry Report Executive Summary – a $250 Value!|
|Access to Industry Data and Research including PMMI’s Business Intelligence Library, Risk Assessment and Certified Trainer Workshops, OpX Leadership Network Workshops, CareerLink Live at PMMI Trade Shows, and Mechatronics Certifications.|
|Access to CPA Educational Collateral & Events including discounted online and in-person packaging courses developed in partnership with The Packaging School, PMMI, and IoPP|
|Discounted registration to attend CPA's Annual Meeting – the event of the year for Contract Packagers and Contract Manufacturers.|
Tabletop Exhibition opportunities during the CPA Annual Meeting.
|Exhibition and Sponsorship opportunities at industry trade shows and events including PACK EXPO, Natural Products Expo, PMMI RoadShow, and more!|
|Complimentary posting of Case Studies & White Papers and Press Releases to the CPA Website – reach ~2,000 individuals per post!|
CPA Membership Plaque and certificate upon joining. CPA Member sign for display at industry Trade Shows and events