Ampac is a packaging solutions provider with capabilities in 3-9 layer blown film, up to 10-color flexo and roto printing, performance laminations, and retort, stand-up and flat pouches including fitments, zippers, spouts and reclosable features. Ampac provides solutions for the pharmaceutical, medical, chemical, food, and industrial markets. We specialize in hard-to-hold products and chemicals, pharmaceutical overwraps, barrier and hermetic seal films, and printed rollstock.
Ampac, the world's leader in creative packaging solutions, announces the launch of the BioFlex PackTM by Ampac, an innovative biodegradable laminate for dry products. Developed by Ampac's Kirchberg, Switzerland product development group to service the growing demand in European markets, this innovative material composition is fully biodegradable and compostable according to European regulations.
Ampac has won two Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) awards - Gold in Environmental & Sustainability Achievement for its Savvy Green No.2 Pouch, and Silver in Packaging Excellence for Campbell's Skillet Sauces.
The W&H rotogravure press, located in Ampac's Hanover Park facility, more than doubles Ampac's existing rotogravure print capacity, while providing redundancy allowing Ampac to better service the demand requirements of a growing customer base.
Ampac announces the addition of Pull Tab™ beverage pouch. The Pull Tab innovation is an alternative beverage pouch format to the traditional straw punch-through beverage pouch that is commonly used in the beverage market. The Pull Tab experience provides hygienic protection of the straw hole with a tear away Pull Tab label.
Inno-Lok(R) is a patented method of applying a reclosable zipper transversely to packaging films, as well as Pour & LokTM, a foldable zipper applied to film in the side gusset area of a package. The Inno-Lok technology is applied transversely to packaging films producing pre-zippered roll stock film which can be used in form, fill, seal packaging applications.
Ampac has been recognized with two awards for its Tesco Finest Soups flexo retort pouch from the Flexible Packaging Association for its Printing Achievement and the American Package Design Award from Graphic Design USA.
Ampac was recognized for a Silver Printing Achievement award for its Tesco Finest Soups Retort Pouch and two Silver awards for Packaging Excellence and Technical Innovation for the Easysnap Sachet Pouch from the Flexible Packaging Association, showcasing Ampac's innovative and creative packaging focus.
Ampac has been nominated by the DFTA - the German association for flexographic printing - for two awards in the liquid and food categories. The nominations were among over 300 total designs submitted through the DFTA and Ampac is proud to have been chosen among the top nominations.
The innovative Quick Zip pouch utilizes an easy-open, resealable zipper closure method that encompasses self-mating hooks and/or loops. Available in any style pouch where press-to-close standard zippers are currently used, the Quick Zip pouch provides the ultimate in convenience with its ease of closure.
. Using the latest Totani pouch converting technology, Ampac now offers variety, efficiency and quality in flexible box pouch packaging. Ampac's new offering includes four different box pouch styles for a unique shelf presence that customers can profit from - flat bottom full gusset, flat bottom terminated gusset, pinch bottom, and flat top and bottom.
Ampac has partnered with HFM Packaging to create the innovative Peel and Reseal Pouch. The Flexi and Flexi-FreeTM films are converted by HFM into both pre-labeled rollstock and pouches used most often for packaging wet wipes or moist towelettes.
Ampac, a global leader in the retail, food, pet food, and medical packaging markets, introduces the No. 2 Pouch®, a stand up pouch with excellent stiffness and strength characteristics as well as the ability to be recycled with retail shopping bags. This newest innovation is the first non-laminated stand-up pouch produced by Ampac.
Ampac announces the acquisition of flexible packaging firm ELAG Verpackungen AG, based in Kirchberg, Switzerland. With a strategic focus on innovation, AMPAC is a global leader in creative flexible packaging. With the acquisition of ELAG, AMPAC will further expand its global capabilities to create and bring-to-market innovative flexible packaging concepts around the world.
Ampac will be relocating its Chicago area pouching facility, currently located in Elk Grove Village, to a larger location approximately 10 miles west to Hanover Park, Illinois. In addition to the move, the new Hanover Park facility will purchase a Totani BH-60DG-F (SG-6) Box Pouch® making machine at this year's Interpack Show in Dusseldorf Germany.
Ampac, a global leader in the retail, food, pet food, security and medical packaging markets, is pleased to have been awarded three AmeriStar Awards for Sprout Baby Food zippered retort pouch, the Hormel E-Z ZIP® pouch, and the Hellman's Best Foods E-Z ZIP® pouch.
Ampac was recognized for Excellence in Packaging for its Sprout Organic Baby Food pouch, and Environmental and Sustainability Achievement for its Hormel E-Z ZIP pouch from the Flexible Packaging Association.
Ampac, a global leader in the retail, food, pet food, security and medical packaging markets, was named the first HD Flexo certified printer in the Americas. Ampac earned this distinction through the implementation of EskoArtwork's HD Flexo High Definition Flexographic technology in the printing of flexible film in its Seattle facility.
Ampac is a global leader in the retail, food, security and medical packaging markets, utilizing successful innovation strategies and expertise to bring new packaging solutions to customers. The new brand mark and website demonstrates Ampac's approach to the packaging industry - with a passion to build relationships and business for Ampac's customers.