Member News

08/07/2020

American Label & Tag's Tim Gleason Passes Away

The RPA sends its condolences to Tim's family and all who worked with him at American Label & Tag and American Label Group.

06/08/2020

Seaman Paper Company has announced Ken Winterhalter as its new CEO

Seaman Paper Company today announced that Ken Winterhalter has been named CEO and appointed to the Board of Directors, effective immediately.

04/20/2020

RPA COVID-19 Impact and Implementation Survey Results

By Pamela Morrison, RPA Communications Manager

RPA invited members to participate in an industry wide COVID-19 study to survey sentiments and policies being implemented by businesses across the U.S. More than 3,000 companies from various industries shared their opinions on how the pandemic is impacting their companies.

04/10/2020

Industry Pioneer Sam Frank Passes Away

Sam Frank, 93, of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, passed away on April 2, 2020. Sam founded Packaging Services in 1961 and owned the business until it was acquired by S. Walter Packaging in December 2017.

01/10/2020

Donald Hedrick, of Don Hedrick Packaging, Passes Away

Donald Hedrick, founder of Don Hedrick Packaging, LLC, died December 21, 2019 at the age of 95.

10/18/2019

RPA Leadership Meets With European Packaging Delegation

Recently RPA President Mark Warmuth and Executive Director Molly Alton Mullins met with a consortium of European associations with strong ties to the packaging industry.

09/11/2019

Jay Maisel of Commonwealth Packaging Company Passes Away

RPA announces the passing of Jay Maisel, another pioneer in the retail packaging industry.

09/11/2019

Industry Icons Larry Fox and Jim Brougher Pass Away

RPA is sad to announce the passings of Larry Fox and Jim Brougher, who were with Conifer Paper.