Welcome to RPA!

The Retail Packaging Association (RPA) is a leading trade association for the retail packaging industry. Founded in 1989, the RPA is comprised of manufacturers, distributors, and other specialists involved in providing creative packaging solutions for the retail market. RPA members represent all entities of retail packaging nationwide and abroad.

The RPA's mission is to promote and exchange ideas, inspiration, and innovation among its members. The association offers a variety of benefits to its members, including:

  • Annual trade show: The RPA hosts an annual trade show that provides comprehensive educational and networking opportunities for its members.
  • Client referrals: The RPA's members refer clients to each other, which helps to grow their businesses.
  • Discounts on services: The RPA negotiates discounts on services for its members, such as shipping, printing, and marketing.
  • Scholarship opportunities: The RPA offers scholarship opportunities for students interested in the retail packaging industry.

RPA members are the source for a wide variety of packaging needs, including bags, boxes, labels, tissue, wrap, ribbons, and more. The association's members are committed to providing high-quality packaging solutions that meet the needs of retailers and consumers.