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  • We love snacks

    And based on sales, so does everyone else

    The snack food industry continues to grow. Everyone enjoys a snack that is fresh and delicious. Whether it’s traditional products like chips and puffed snacks or “on-trend” all-natural fruit-and-nut trail mix, consumers want them all the same way—on the go. Flexible packaging is ideally suited for the snack market, meeting consumers’ need for single-serving or easy-sharing on-the-go products they can toss in their backpack or briefcase, ready to eat wherever they are. At APC, we’re tooled to help brand owners succeed through our experience and expertise, making your snack irresistible.

    Capabilities
    • Streamlined processes for fast execution and immediate impact from our Centers of Excellence in New York, Iowa, and Wisconsin. Cutting-edge processes such as HPE FlexoTM and rotogravure printing with proprietary color builds leveraging custom cylinder engraving or digital printing methods provide a competitive edge wherever snacks are sold.
    • High-gloss and/or matte lacquer
    • Holographic materials
    • Randomized printing
    • Personalization of each package
    • Interactive packaging
    • Digital watermarks
    • Promotional coupons
    • Proof-of-purchase stickers
    • Backside printing of games and sweepstakes
    • Thermochromatic inks
    • Natural surfaces
    • Soft-touch and tactile surfaces
    • Shaped pouches
    • Foils
    • Transparent high-barrier packaging
    • Dial in required barriers and performance needs with a stable of robust and protective technologies
    • Structures designed to support brand integrity by meeting sustainability goals
    • Foil and non-foil barrier structures
    • Paper and film-based structures
    • Dry-bond or solventless adhesives
    • High-barrier windows
    APC12009 Brand Owner Guide

    Find the right fit

    Your product is special—and your packaging should be, too. But with limitless options available, how do you choose the solution that’s best? In this e-book, you’ll learn how to identify your packaging priorities, find the right packaging partner and optimize your product’s ROI.

    Roto keeps raising the bar

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    The premier image-quality brand owners love

    Find out how rotogravure printing has become faster and more cost-effective, and which brands are driving the demand for the technique.

    The State of Packaging...

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    The future’s bright for sustainable packaging

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, brand and consumer priorities shifted and sustainability efforts stalled. But at APC, we see a bright future for sustainable packaging.

    HPE Flexo: A Cut Above

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    We deliver repeatable excellence

    APC’s proprietary printing ecosystem, HPE Flexo, is the new model of excellence in flexographic printing. Discover how HPE Flexo stacks up against the industry norm.

    GET ON THE GO AND IN THE MARKET FASTER

    We’re independently owned, with localized decision making, shorter lead times and a nimble, lean approach to manufacturing. This is why we’re able to quickly get your product to market, giving you the competitive advantage while maintaining the highest quality and strictest brand standards.


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    ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY

    At APC, protecting the environment and ensuring the health and safety of our employees is at the core of everything we do and every decision we make. Everyone in the APC family has a responsibility to ensure our operations and products meet applicable government and APC standards, always aligning with whichever is more stringent. Our goal is to prevent adverse environmental impacts by reducing waste and emissions and eliminating all preventable health impacts and injuries to our employees.

    We’re committed to supplying safe products that exceed customer quality requirements.

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