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    Flexographic Printing & Laminating

    HPE Flexo™ printing & preformed bags & pouches

    Flexographic Printing & Laminating Centers of Excellence in Story City, Iowa, Chili, New York, and Cedar City, Utah. APC HPE Flexo™ starts with a world-class plate-making system, and these centers leverage the most advanced print media technologies as the foundation for every job. This important step enables the highly efficient and state-of-the-art flexo presses to deliver a printed web that is the global benchmark for flexographic printing. Using a variety of substrates—including films, paper and foils—APC meets your most demanding packaging requirements for a wide range of food, personal care, medical, pharmaceutical and industrial products.

    American Packaging is equipped with a wide variety of capabilities to manufacture Preformed Bags & Pouches with a robust selection of structures. APC's portfolio includes:

    • Pouches: Stand Up (SUP), 3 Side Heat Seal, and Shaped Pouches
    • Large Format Bags: Quad Seal, Box Style, Fold Over Glue, and Pinch Bottom

    As well as an array of features to enhance package performance, consumer convenience, or brand graphic impact.


    Quality Provide quality packaging that meets or exceeds customer requirements through employee involvement and continual improvement.

    Environment, Health and Safety Protect the environment, employees, customers and community through employee involvement, conservation of resources, pollution prevention and continual improvement. Commit to meet occupational health, safety and environmental compliance obligations, and control occupational health, safety and environmental risks.

    Food Safety Provide food-safe packaging that meets regulatory and customer requirements throughout the food chain by employee involvement and continual improvement.

    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.

    For more information about HPE Flexo™, laminating, preformed pouches/bags, please press the blue button below to Contact Us.


    Contact Us
    • Flexographic Printing, Laminating & Preformed Products Centers of Excellence
    • 103 West Broad Street
      Story City, IA 50248
    • 100 APC Drive
      Chili, NY 14428
    • 1211 North 5300 West
      Cedar City, UT 84721
    These centers are ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified


    • Flexographic printing up to 10 colors
    • Registered cold-seal and heat-seal coatings
    • Registered matte and gloss lacquer
    • Breathable films
    • Laser micro-perforations and laser scoring
    • Pattern-applied anti-fog coating
    • Registered backside printing
    • In-line inkjet printing of unique or random code numbers
    • In-house platemaking
    • Microwave steam-cooking packaging
    • Custom preformed bag and pouch production
    • 100% process monitored
    • Real-time adhesive mix ratio and weight measurement
    • Extended color gamut capable (ECG)


    • OSHA VPP Star Worksite (Story City since 2003)
    • ISO 9001:2015 Certified
    • ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Certified (Story City)
    • GFSI: FSSC 22000 v.5.1 Certified
    • SMETA 4-Pillar Audit (Sedex Member Ethical Trade Audit) (Story City)
    • Graphic Measures International (GMI) Certified
    • IMS Listed (Story City & Chili)
    • ISCC+ Certified
    • Supplier Leadership on Climate Transition Badge- Scope 3 (Corporate Wide)
    • FDA DMF Maintained (Story City)
    • Ecovadis Assessed (Corporate Wide)
    • Carbon Disclosure Project Assessed (CDP) (Corporate Wide)

    Laminator Machine


    Ensuring high-performance production and quality assurance

    APC’s Centers of Excellence also feature a full range of automated systems, including robotic material handling equipment, computerized slitting and rewinding equipment, and 100% defect detection systems. All these systems work together to make our operations as fast, efficient and precise as possible, resulting in quicker turnaround times, lower costs, minimal defects and higher overall quality for our flexographic printing and preformed bag and pouch customers.

    At APC, we’re here to serve your unique requirements for flexographic printing of flexible packaging and custom preformed bags and pouches, no matter the size or scope. Our team is ready to guide you through the entire process to ensure the perfect flexible packaging solution.

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