- BUSINESS EXPANSION – Commended
- PRODUCT LAUNCHES – Commended
- RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT – Commended
Packaging Gateway Excellence Rankings 2022 – The Verdict
ProAmpac is a US headquartered manufacturer and provider of flexible packaging solutions that is ranked for Business Expansion, Product Launches and Research and Development in the 2022 Packaging Gateway Excellence Rankings.
The company made a number of significant acquisitions during the research period including that of Canadian flexible packaging manufacturer Belle-Pak Packaging. Based in Ontario, Belle-Pak offers a wide range of packaging products, including packing list envelopes, custom medical and clinical bags, and poly mailers for online and logistics services. ProAmpac also acquired Specialty Packaging, a Fort Worth based producer of paper, film, foil bags, sandwich wraps, basket liners and other custom products for the fast food and foodservice industries.
As part of its sustainability initiatives ProAmpac also received the International Sustainability Carbon Certification Plus (ISCC Plus) for its facility in Rocky Mount
ProAmpac also launched a number of notable new products including partnering with wholefood nutrition producer Purition to launch a fully recyclable paper sachet for nutritional powders. The ProActive Recyclable sachet will replace Purition’s existing multilayer non-recyclable packaging for its powdered meal shakes.
Elsewhere the company also launched retort pouches with improved sustainability for human and pet food packaging. The ProActive PCR Retort pouches were launched in response to growing demand for post-consumer recycled (PCR) packaging solutions.
As part of its sustainability initiatives ProAmpac also received the International Sustainability Carbon Certification Plus (ISCC Plus) for its facility in Rocky Mount, Virginia.
Finally, in regards to investments and innovation, the company also opened its Collaboration and Innovation Centre (CIC) at its campus in Rochester, New York. The centre has a Design and Sample Lab (DASL) where new packaging concepts and printed prototype samples are ideated and designed.
ProAmpac, a subsidiary of Pritzker Group, is a manufacturer and provider of flexible packaging solutions.
Its offerings include flexible paper packaging solutions such as lawn refuse bags, pet packaging, retail shopping bags, sugar sachets, tamper evident home delivery and catering bags and tea packets. It also offers flexible plastic packaging and flexible foil packaging solutions.
The company caters to the food and beverage, food service, fresh-food-to-go, home, health & beauty, lawn, garden & specialty, pet, retail and secure products industries.
It has business operations in Canada, the UK, the US, Germany, Switzerland and Asia. ProAmpac is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the US.