PPC Flexible Packaging, LLC, has acquired Payson, Utah–based Temkin International.

The combined company will operate under the name PPC Flexible Packaging and its go-to market strategy for the produce and floral segments will continue to operate under the highly respected Temkin brand.

Headquartered in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, PPC is a leader in flexographic printing and converting of flexible films, bags and pouches. PPC is a recognized pioneer in cleanroom packaging for healthcare and medical applications, “better for you” snack organic brands, produce, pet food and bakery. The firm operates three manufacturing facilities.

Temkin International, founded in 1980 and headquartered in Payson, Utah, has provided customers with superior packaging products by focusing on the core principles of service, value and distinction. Temkin is a recognized provider of rollstock, standup pouches and floral sleeves, and operates state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities. Offering in-house graphics and plate making capability, the company is known for speed to market in key target segments including food, fresh produce, floral and stationary, and craft.

“We are thrilled to have the outstanding team at Temkin International join the PPC family,” says Kevin Keneally, PPC CEO. “Danny Temkin and Lynn Abplanalp have assembled a world-class manufacturing, pre-press and graphics operation recognized industry-wide for its innovation, service and quality. Having a west coast and South American presence expands our geographic footprint and provides us deeper capabilities in stand up pouch, plate making and flexographic printing.”

Adds Temkin, founder of Temkin International: “Since starting the business in 1980, we at Temkin have been at the forefront of providing our customers with the highest quality packaging through best-in-class printing and use of innovative converting technology. I’m tremendously proud of our company, whose over 500 employees across three countries serve our clients in a first-class way.  Temkin is excited to partner with PPC.  Together, PPC and Temkin will continue to deliver high quality products and service to our clients.”

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