Welcome to new members:
» RogueZebra Consulting
» University of BC
» Alan Blake
» Flow Water Inc.
» Full Cycle Bioplastics
» Roda Packaging

» PAC Packaging Consortium visits Nestle London Ice Cream Factory

Jim Downham, PAC Packaging Consortium, Nicholas Reichenach, Flow Water Inc., and Scott Thornton, Tetra Pak Canada Inc. at the Flow Water Inc. tour on November 22, 2017

Thanks Maisie!
Welcome Back Lindsey!
The PAC Team: Jim Downham, Lindsey Cooper, Maisie Leong, Zdenek Borovicka, Lisa Abraham, and Mike Donovan (not pictured: Marissa Sharp, Mary Ann Gryn, and Rachel Morier).

» 2018 Membership renewals underway. Thank you for your continued support. JOIN PAC, THE CONSORTIUM FOR NEXT GENERATION THINKERS

» Visit our Event Calendar for all of PAC's exciting upcoming courses, workshops and plant tours!

» Amcor 2017 Sustainability Review

» Graphic Packaging Agrees to Acquire Seydaco Packaging Corp. and its Affiliates

» Roda Packaging Launches a Bold New Line of Extruded Flexible Plastic Tubes

» Aesus Packaging Systems Announces New President

» Bill Morash named CEO of Farnell Packaging Limited

» PAC members, we will feature your press releases here. Send your links to Marissa Sharp. Please no ads.


» Halifax Mooseheads Hockey Night
February 16, 2018 - Halifax, NS

» If you would like to host a tour of your facility, please contact

» Visit our Event Calendar for all of PAC's exciting upcoming courses, workshops and plant tours!

» PAC and ThePackHub announce North America and UK collaboration

» Learn more about ThePackHub

» Building a Business Case to Take Action Against Food Waste

» Consumer Packaging, Increases Shelf Life, Store Sales

» Fresh snacks feed growing consumer need for healthy convenience

» Video: 'Reducing food waste: What role for packaging?'

About PAC
Join over 2,400 North American members that benefit from the PAC CONNECT network through a wide range of educational activities, awards and competitions, seminars, facility tours and social events. PAC Packaging Consortium is a not-for-profit corporation serving as A VITAL PARTNER AND CATALYST FOR THE PACKAGING VALUE CHAIN since 1950. Learn more.

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2018 PAC Global
Leadership Awards


Celebrate with us at the Awards Gala on February 27, 2018 in Bonita Springs, FL

» Guest Column:
Andrea Chmielinski,
Principal & Founder, Steward Wise

» Packaging Policy and Stewardship Program Updates: Fall 2017 is now available!

» RACHEL'S SNEAK PEEK: What's next for PAC NEXT?

» Industry Event Schedule

» APR launches program to expand market demand for recycled resin

» Over 150 organisations back call to ban oxo-degradable plastic packaging

» Ontario government conducting consultations on proposed food and organic waste framework

» Canadian cities say waste systems not equipped for biodegradable coffee pods

» Ontario's Bill 173, Reducing Waste One Pod at a Time Act, 2017

» Brands make packaging commitments

» China’s food-delivery business is booming. So is waste

» Cascades to boost capacity to use recycled plastics

» Are the packaging wars coming to California?

» ISRI hears debate over expanding MRF materials list

» Video: The world is poorly designed. But copying nature helps.

» Learn more about intelliPACK

» Precisely Packaging On-line is available now!

» Introducing WealthPort

» Learn about PAC INSURE!

» Member discounts on home and auto insurance

» Member discounts on a ROBO advisor platform

» Exclusive coverage and wordings for commercial insurance

» Group benefits plan

» For more information contact Michelle Cowell at 905-898-3815x1230 or

» IFS PACsecure, GFSI benchmarked, has now certified over 157 facilities to date in North America and Europe. For a full list of certified organizations, click here.

» Sign up now to access these recorded webinars*:
IFS PACsecure: Structure and Features
IFS PACsecure: Most Common Deviations

*Note that once you register you can access the recorded webinar