PPC, a leader in flexographic printing and converting of flexible films, bags and pouches, is a recognized pioneer in cleanroom packaging for healthcare and medical applications, “better for you” snack organic brands, produce, pet food and bakery. The firm operates three manufacturing facilities in Buffalo Grove, IL, Mission, KS, and Rome, GA. Its facilities are SQF and ISO-9001 certified. Founded in 1968, PPC strives to provide the highest quality products with best-in-class lead times and service.
Temkin International, founded in 1980, has provided customers with superior packaging products by focusing on the core principles of service, value and distinction. Temkin is a recognized provider of rollstock, stand-up pouches and floral sleeves and operates state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Payson, UT, and Bogota, Colombia, with offices in Miami, FL, and Toronto, Canada. Offering in-house graphics and plate making capability, the company is known for speed to market in key target segments including food, fresh produce, floral and stationary and craft. The company is AIB certified.
Kevin Keneally, CEO of PPC Flexibles, says, "We are thrilled to have the outstanding team at Temkin International join the PPC family. Danny Temkin and Lynn Abplanalp have assembled a world-class manufacturing, pre-press and graphics operation recognized industry wide for its innovation, service and quality. Having a west coast and South American presence expands our geographic footprint and provides us deeper capabilities in stand up pouch, plate making and flexographic printing.”
The combined company will operate under the name PPC Flexible Packaging and its go-to market strategy for the produce and floral segments will continue to operate under the highly respected Temkin brand.