Versa Pak Blog

Distributor Spotlight: IPS Packaging & Automation

IPS Packaging & Automation Versa Pak distributor

“They’re the easiest to work with.” – Ryan Moody, Vice President of Outside Sales, IPS Packaging & Automation   For more than 10 years, Versa Pak and IPS Packaging & Automation have maintained an “easy” relationship. Versa Pak and IPS Packaging & Automation are integrated on every level of the organization from sales to upper… Read more »

Inside the Versa Pak Manufacturing Process [Video]

Keith Koverman at Versa Pak gives a video demonstration of the manufacturing process at the Celina, OH plant

Have you ever wondered what the Versa Pak manufacturing process looks like from start to finish? Watch the video below as Versa Pak Quality Technician Keith Koverman walks you through the process, starting with pellets to shipping. From Polyethylene Pellet to Plant Versa Pak’s pelletized resins arrive at our manufacturing plant in Celina, Ohio, by… Read more »

Versa Pak Set to Expand in 2021

Versa Pak manufacturing plant in Celina, OH to expand in 2021

A new expansion at the Versa Pak facility in Celina, Ohio, will expand the plant to 30 total lines and an additional 56,000 square feet of space. Read more about the expansion and what’s in store for Versa Pak this year. Versa Pak Expansion 2021 “With customer demands and growth, we’ve been pushed to add… Read more »

A Quick Guide to the 6 Basic Types of Polyethylene Bags

polyethylene bags on a roll at versa pak manufacturing plant in celina, oh

Polyethylene bags are applicable to nearly every packaging scenario, from protection in transit to end-user presentation. Learn about some of the most common types of polyethylene bags and see typical uses for each. 6 Basic Types of Polyethylene Bags 1. Gusseted Bags 2. Bottom-Gusseted Bags 3. Layflat bags 4. Side-Sealed Bags 5. Compartment Bags 6.… Read more »

Thank You For Your Support: 2020 Wrap-Up

Versa Pak team members holding thank you sign while standing inside Celina, OH manufacturing plant

Thanks to our valued customers, we’re almost ready to close the books on 2020. Here’s a look back at what happened this year. Changes at Versa Pak One of the biggest shifts in our company came from an increased focus on our values and culture. Several employees capped off an 18-month course in leadership and… Read more »

How Does Versa Pak’s Quoting Process Work?

Versa Pak Customer Service team member calculates a quote for polyethylene sheeting

We’re committed to full transparency for our customers. Aren’t familiar with how our quoting process works, or has it been a while since you’ve placed an order? Our quick guide will help you understand what we need and what we’ll deliver to you. What Does Versa Pak Need to Create a Quote? We need the… Read more »

How is Versa Pak Handling the COVID-19 Pandemic? [Video]

michael brunswick, jeff knapke and scott knapke at versa pak's manufacturing plant in celina ohio

Versa Pak President Michael Brunswick, Sales Manager Jeff Knapke and Plant Manager Scott Knapke recently sat down and answered questions about how Versa Pak has been handling the COVID-19 pandemic and updates at our manufacturing plant. Watch the video below to learn more. Have lead times changed during the pandemic? What is a typical turnaround… Read more »

Supporting Those on the Front Lines During COVID-19

versa pak employees

At Versa Pak, we are committed to supporting those who are risking their lives every day for us, as well as the people isolating at home.  When Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s “Stay at Home” executive order went into effect on March 24, 2020, Versa Pak was deemed a critical supplier of essential businesses and remained… Read more »

Polyethylene Films 2020 Recap with Andrew Reynolds

AMI’s Polyethylene Films 2020 Conference took place Feb. 4-6. Versa Pak’s Jeff Knapke, Scott Knapke and Keith Koverman attended and took away valuable insights to help them plan for 2020. Listen to our discussion or read the full transcript below.  Polyethylene Films 2020 Conference Host (00:03): Right now we have Andrew Reynolds, director at AMI,… Read more »