acpo, ltd and Sun Chemicals together at the Global Pouch Forum 2017 in Miami, FL

globalpouchStop by the Sun Chemical booth #B33 at the 2017 Global Pouch Forum in Miami, FL and learn about the exciting new products that acpo, ltd offers to the flexible packaging industry. Our Flexible Packaging Product Manager John Coyne will be available to discuss your needs and answer your questions.

New industry events added to our 2017 lineup.

Breaking-news-loudspeakerThis just in…acpo will now be at the following industry events:

IPMA Annual Conference, June 11-14
Expo Pack Guadalajara, June 13-15
PRINT, September 10-14
Digital Print Europe, September 18-21
BOPET Film, September 26-27
FTA Fall Conference, October 9-11
North American Conference, October 16-18
Sustainability in Packaging Europe, October 24-26


Only the Best for acpo When it Comes to Corona Treatment Technology

With an eye firmly focused on the future, when it came time for acpo to install a corona treater on one of our several coating lines, we turned to the inventor, Vetaphone.

This is yet another step towards our continued growth in the flexible packaging market.  In addition tocoronatreater the new corona treater, we have recently purchased seven new state-of-the-art two meter slitters specifically designed to handle thin films at high speeds.  Two of the slitters have been installed at the Oak Harbor, OH location while others are in use at our facilities across the country.

Read more on why we chose Vetaphone here…


See you at Domino’s Open House next month!

We’re looking forward to exhibiting at Domino’s Open House next month. Stop by and talk to our experts as we showcase our flexible packaging line, including high oxygen barrier films and sealant webs that also offer direct printability. Click the image below to learn more and register – it’s FREE!Domino

ACPO Names Director of R&D

Oak Harbor, Ohio – acpo, ltd. announces the naming of Tom Dupont as Corporate R&D Director.  Tom has been with acpo for three years and has led the team developing and commercializing multiple products lines including: High Barrier Flexible Packaging films, Anti-Counterfeit films, Laser Printable films and Digital overlaminates.

Tom has over twenty years experience in the pressure sensitive tape industry. Prior to joining acpo, he was Plant Manager at tesa tape, previously holding the positions of Process Engineering Manager and Coating/Converting Department Manager. Tom was also Coating Department Manager at Spinnaker Coating and a Technical Associate at Akrosil.

Currently Tom retains a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Clemson University, an MS in Aeronautical Engineering from the Air Force Institute of Technology, and an MA in Religious Education from the Grand Rapids Baptist Theological Seminary. In sharing his knowledge of the PSA tape industry, he was also a faculty member for the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council.