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Protect your labels from harmful UV rays!

Designed to reduce color fading caused by harmful UV light and protect the underlying media and image. This product is optimal for indoor and outdoor durable label applications such as bumper stickers, decals and nameplate decoration.

The combined UV components of our solution should realistically provide 3-5 years of outdoor protection.*

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691DIG

Wondering how your labels stand up to UV rays? Our in-house lab is equipped with a state-of-the-art QUV chamber that is available to test your products. Send us samples and we’re happy to provide you with the results.

Contact your sales representative today for more information and to request a sample.

*Image fade can also be negatively impacted by the type of ink used, saturation levels, substrate, etc. as well as environmental factors of industrial pollutants, oxygen, heat and water.

Meet the Team – Tammy Calhoun

Meet the Team – Tammy Calhoun

Position: Marketing Communications Specialist (Digital)

Years at acpo: 1 year

Responsibilities: I’m responsible for designing and implementing the digital marketing. This includes the website as well as acpo social media channels and email marketing.

What you love about your job? I love being creative and designing engaging marketing pieces that showcase what acpo has to offer. I like that I am able to collaborate with many different departments within the company to promote our message.

What drew you to acpo originally? Recommendation by a friend.

What you do for fun? I run road races, from 5k’s to full marathons. I’m currently training for the Chicago Marathon in October. I am too slow of a runner to time qualify so I decided to run and fund raise for Salute Inc, which is a veteran’s support organization. I also love to kayak and attend concerts.

What is your personal philosophy? Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. – Ferris Bueller

Meet the Team – Jennifer Blackman

Meet the Team – Jennifer Blackman

Position: Senior Buyer

Years at acpo: 6 ½ years

Responsibilities: I mainly do all of the purchasing of raw materials for all of our facilities.

What you love about your job? The people, close to home. I never have to do the same thing day after day. There are always new challenges every day.

What drew you to acpo originally? Close to home, located in my hometown

What you do for fun? Love being in the sun, camping, shopping

What is your personal philosophy? I strongly believe that “Everything happens for a reason”

acpo Adds 531FDA to Their Direct Food Contact Overlaminate Family

acpo, ltd. has added 531FDA to their line of self-wound overlaminate films. In addition to 505FDA and 615FDA, 531FDA complements the family of products which are all compliant for direct food contact – both adhesive and film.

This matte film features a soft non-glare finish and is receptive to some pen, pencil and marker. The 531FDA film meets requirements for direct contact per 21 CFR 177.1520. 531FDA adhesive is compliant with 21 CFR 175.105 for incidental/indirect edge or seam contact and direct adhesive contact according to 21 CFR 175.125.

Made in America, acpo remains your trusted source for FDA overlaminate needs.

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Meet the Team – Heidi Rife

Meet the Team – Heidi Rife

Position: Marketing and Sales Coordinator

Years at acpo: 3

Responsibilities: Assist sales team and create marketing pieces for acpo.

What you love about your job? The family atmosphere.

What drew you to acpo originally? Their products and it’s close to home.

What you do for fun? Hang out with my kids, Sprint Car races, and raise rabbits. Also enjoy playing guitar and doing photography work.

What is your personal philosophy? Lead by example.