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Changing Our Internal Culture at Versa Pak

Versa Pak trainer Ryan Baer gives new hire employees a tour of the manufacturing plant.

Versa Pak has been taking multiple steps to address a shift in our internal culture, all driven by a desire to focus on our values, vision and mission. Keep reading to learn more about the professional development and additional training our employees have completed since we have implemented these changes. What is Changing at Versa… Read more »

How to Calculate the Size of a Poly Bag

Versa Pak team member assists customer with calculating the size of a custom poly bag

How do I know what size of a poly bag I need? How do I even know what weight of a poly bag I need? These are questions we hear all the time, and the Calculate Your Bag Size feature on our website can help you easily determine the size and weight of the polyethylene… Read more »

What is an SQF Audit?

The SQF certification is one of the most credible food safety certifications in the world. Being SQF certified means our food contact packaging materials are produced as safely as the food itself. To continue to be certified, Versa Pak is audited on a regular basis to ensure that we meet and exceed the SQF requirements,… Read more »

Questions Your Plastic Manufacturer Will Ask You … And the Questions You Should Be Asking Your Poly Packaging Supplier

Custom plastics supplier Versa Pak employee stands on manufacturing floor with poly film behind her.

Perhaps you’re a distributor putting together a quote for a custom plastic bag or maybe you’re a customer researching custom plastic packaging manufacturers. Choosing the right supplier — or distributor — can be a daunting task. So, here is a list of some common questions your plastic manufacturer will ask you when putting together a… Read more »

Versa Pak Wins TUG Award

Versa Pak's TUG 2020 Golden Industrial Packaging Award

When Sales Manager Jeff Knapke recently opened a piece of mail at Versa Pak, he was shocked at what he saw — a TUG 2020 Golden Industrial Packaging Award from The United Group. “We did not know we were getting the award,” Knapke said. “Since they canceled (The United Group’s annual conference), we got the… Read more »

Lab Capabilities at Versa Pak

Versa Pak Quality Manager Keith Koverman in the research and quality lab

At Versa Pak, we have a full-service research and quality lab on-site to ensure the end product meets your consumer’s needs. In this video, Quality Manager Keith Koverman will walk through a few of the lab capabilities at Versa Pak and demonstrate when we will use the various machines. Watch the video below to take… Read more »

Versa Pak & PDA: A Strong Partnership Together

Packaging Distributors of America award recipients during 2021 PDA Annual Meeting

Versa Pak has been a member of the Packaging Distributors of America organization for many years now, and it’s a relationship we value — connecting us with distributors and other suppliers to help us support our customers. You’ll find us at the PDA annual meeting every year, and we’ve even been fortunate to be a… Read more »

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 »

Our Co-Ex and Mono Bubble Color Options

Polyethylene tint available for co-ex and mono bubbles at Versa Pak

Color selection is one of the many options we offer here at Versa Pak to help your product stand out, match your customer’s branding or just try something new. We have a vast assortment of colors to choose from to make your custom polyethylene product uniquely yours. Watch this video to see just a few… Read more »