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Product Testing and Research Capabilities at Versa Pak

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When you have a product in mind but aren’t sure where to get it, Versa Pak can help.  Our in-house team of quality and research specialists are skilled in creating new poly blends, tweaking existing ones and testing your products to ensure the highest performance. Versa Pak’s Testing Process When a distributor contacts Versa Pak… Read more »

Distributor Relationship Spotlight: Flexpak and Versa Pak

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Flexpak and Versa Pak have worked together for a number of years. Read on to see how Flexpak and Versa Pak’s relationship began, and how we continue to make each other better. Flexpak is a packaging distribution company in Utah. Versa Pak works with them to manufacture goods that they purchase and then redistribute to… Read more »

Versa Pak Wins Pinnacle Award at TUG2019

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Versa Pak recently attended The United Group 2019 Conference, and we are excited to announce we won the group’s 2018 Industrial Packaging Pinnacle Award. Read more to learn about this award and why we attend TUG every year. A Prestigious Award From The United Group The Pinnacle Award is given to a supplier that does… Read more »

Our Training Program at Versa Pak

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We’ve taken a new approach to employee training at Versa Pak. By mixing a formal classroom environment with hands-on learning, we’re able to meet the needs of different types of learners starting with the company — and we’ve seen a positive outcome in the long run. When he’s not presenting forklift training or training tenured… Read more »

A Look Back on 2018: We’re Thankful for You

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From a warehouse expansion, to adding additional service lines and keeping up with innovations throughout the industry by attending shows and conferences, to being named Supplier of the Year, Versa Pak had a busy 2018. But we couldn’t have done it without all of our partners, employees and distributors. From all of us here at… Read more »

Continued Growth and Challenges: Hiring in This Economy

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Plant Manager Scott Knapke has been with Versa Pak for almost 20 years. Through that time, he has seen the number of employees more than quadruple and has been through seven building expansions, as well as a significant challenge. “When I started here, we had about 14 to 15 employees, and now we’re at 100,”… Read more »

Versa Pak Attends PACK EXPO International

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From October 14 to 17, we were in Chicago, Ill., attending PACK EXPO International, the largest packaging event in the world. Approximately 50,000  packaging industry professionals attended PACK EXPO International, which featured 2,500 exhibitors at McCormick Place in Chicago. There were representatives from multiple industries, such as pharmaceutical, food and beverage, household, beauty and more.… Read more »

Versa Pak Focuses on Sustainability Through Recycling

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Since we began, Versa Pak has focused on sustainability in all of our operations. One of the ways we do this is through our recycling efforts, which have produced millions of pounds of recycled materials, from polyethylene scrap to cardboard, over the years. “We try to recycle everything here that we possibly can at Versa… Read more »