OSHKOSH, Wisconsin, May 6, 2019 – Bemis Company, Inc. has been honored with a Silver Excellence in Flexography Award by the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) for the Halls Breezers Bag. The package was recognized in the wide web process print film category for superior print quality.
The Halls Breezers Bag was printed at the Bemis North America Lancaster, Wisconsin facility. The graphics team worked closely to deliver the print design of the Halls Breezers Bag package. Matt Elliott, Bemis Graphics’ General Manager, said “I am proud of our graphics team for overcoming the challenges of switching this print design from roto to flexo printing. This award showcases our prestigious print capabilities in Lancaster, and throughout our business, as well as our exceptional quality and precise consistency in the pursuit of printing excellence.”
The award was accepted on Sunday, May 5 at the Awards Banquet in New Orleans, Louisiana, by Jeff Hochhausen, Graphics Operations Manager, Deon Dey, Imaging Systems Manager, and Patrick Kielkucki, Print Services Technician. This year, more than 500 entries were received by the FTA and individually evaluated by a panel of judges on the degree of difficulty and level of execution. Learn more about the awards at www.flexography.org
About Bemis Company, Inc.
Bemis Company, Inc. is a major supplier of flexible and rigid plastic packaging used by leading food, consumer products, healthcare, and other companies worldwide. Founded in 1858, Bemis reported 2018 net sales from continuing operations of $4.1 billion. Bemis has a strong technical base in polymer chemistry, film extrusion, coating and laminating, printing, and converting. Headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Bemis employs approximately 16,000 individuals worldwide. More information about Bemis is available at our website www.bemis.com
For additional information, please contact:
Bemis in North America
P.O. Box 2968
Oshkosh, WI 54904