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Attend the CPA Annual Meeting & Meet Commander
Kurt Lippold, USN (Ret.)

CPA Booth at PEI 18

Registration is now open for the Contract Packaging Association (CPA) Annual Meeting, “Ride the Wave: Adapting to the New World of Outsourcing,” (Feb. 20-22, 2019; Westin Tampa Waterside; Tampa, Florida). You’ll hear from an outstanding line-up of speakers, including Commander Kirk Lippold, USN (Ret.). Lippold is renowned for being an engaged leader, hands-on crisis management practitioner and a go-to global security expert for major news networks. The former commander will discuss the foundation of team success and time-critical decisions based on integrity. View the full Annual Meeting agenda here.


This year, you’ll also have the opportunity to tour local suppliers and CPA member facilities for visits and demonstrations. See the list of participating open houses/tours.


Register by Monday, Jan. 21 and save $200!


Webinar with IoPP: How the Rapidly Evolving Contract Packaging Industry is Shaping Food and CPG Markets

Jan. 29, 2019 at 11 a.m.

CPA Annual Meeting

Feb. 20-22, 2019 | Tampa, Florida


CPA Booth at PEI 18

CPA Conducts Panel at PMMI Annual Meeting

At PMMI’s recent Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida, contract packagers shared the latest trends in the contract manufacturing/contract packaging space, their equipment needs and daily operations challenges. Panelists included Aaron Bacon, executive vice president, Aaron Thomas Company, Inc., Charles Weinberg, general manager, Manufacturing Solutions International and Kevin Hall, director of business development, Contract Packaging, Menasha Packaging Company. The panel was moderated by CPA’s Managing Director, Ron Puvak.

Renew Your Membership with CPA

Did you know more leading contract packagers are CPA members? Renew today and continue to take advantage of CPA’s RFQ tool, valuable industry research, training opportunities and in-person networking events. Current membership must be renewed by Dec. 31, 2018.

Not a member? If you join now, we will begin your membership immediately through the end of 2019. That gives you two extra months of membership! Join today.

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