Alpha Packaging News
Alpha Packaging Introduces Plastic Jar Line for Legalized Cannabis Products.
ST. LOUIS, MO – 10/30/15
Alpha Packaging’s new line of low profile HDPE jars provides a new packaging solution for companies in the 23 states in which cannabis has been legalized for either medical or recreational purposes. The new 2-ounce, 4-ounce and 8-ounce jars fit perfectly with Mold-Rite’s 53mm, 70mm and 89mm CRC closures, respectively, for a sleek and convenient package that meets CRC protocol.read more →
Alpha Packaging Marks the Sale of 100 Million Bottles from its HDPE Pharma Line.
BETHLEHEM, PA – 8/31/15
Alpha Packaging’s investment in a full line of high density polyethylene (HDPE) pharmaceutical round bottles has paid off big, with the company celebrating the sale of more than 100 million units since the line was introduced less than two years ago. A $4.5 million investment in machinery and infrastructure, coupled with an aggressive stocking program, has enabled Alpha to exceed sales projections for its HDPE Pharma Line bottles.read more →
Alpha Packaging Introduces New Stocking Location on the West Coast.
REDLANDS, CA – 8/15/14
Alpha Packaging has expanded its in-stock inventory program to the west coast with a new stocking program that allows customers to purchase nearly 200 popular stock bottles and jars in small quantities, straight from inventory. The product lines represented in the new stocking program include polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and high density polyethylene (HDPE) bottles and jars for the key markets Alpha serves, including nutritional supplements, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, automotive & household chemicals and condiments & sauces.read more →
Alpha Packaging Introduces Two Sizes of PET Plastic Growlers.
ST. LOUIS, MO – 4/8/14
Alpha Packaging has just introduced two sizes of PET plastic Growlers for the craft beer industry. The 32-ounce and 64-ounce plastic Growlers are a great option for off-premise draught beer sales, as a substitute for traditional glass vessels. They allow consumers to take fresh draught beer directly from the tap to places that glass is not allowed, including beaches, parks and other outdoor venues.read more →
Alpha Packaging Expands HDPE Manufacturing Platform on the East Coast.
BETHLEHEM, PA – 8/14/13
Alpha Packaging has made a $3.5 million investment and introduced a full line of stock HDPE bottles for the pharmaceutical and nutritional supplement industries, with additional capacity for stock and custom bottles for personal care and household products.read more →
Alpha Packaging Continues National Expansion of Capacity and Capabilities.
ST. LOUIS, MO – 11/5/12
Ten months into a year that promises double-digit growth for Alpha Packaging, the company is completing the installation of three additional blow molding machines, which will culminate in a total of 20 machine installations in 2012. The additions and upgrades support Alpha’s strategy of offering duplicate blow sets across its North American manufacturing footprint, so customers can order bottles from locations closest to their fillers and expansion of its ability to capture new growth across key segments.read more →
Jeffrey Kellar Joins Alpha Packaging as President and Chief Executive Officer.
ST. LOUIS, MO – 4/1/12
Alpha Packaging announced today that Jeffrey Kellar has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer. Alpha, a portfolio company of Irving Place Capital, is a manufacturer and decorator of bottles and jars for the nutritional, pharmaceutical, personal care, household chemical, and niche food and beverage markets. Mr. Kellar brings more than 20 years of packaging industry experience to Alpha.read more →
Alpha Packaging Acquires Vanga Products to Expand Geographic Presence in Pacific Northwest.
SURREY, BRITISH COLUMBIA – 3/12/12
Alpha Packaging announced today that it has acquired Vanga Products (Plastics) Inc. of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, to expand Alpha’s blow molding capacity in the Pacific Northwest. Vanga is a manufacturer of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles and jars for the nutritional, pharmaceutical, household chemical and food markets.read more →