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US Flexible Packaging Leader ProAmpac Exhibiting Full Line of Solutions at O’Cannabiz

Apr 25, 2019

TORONTO (April 25, 2019)  U.S.-based flexible packaging leader ProAmpac is presenting its full line of paper and polymer-based offerings at the O’Cannabiz Conference & Expo, including its recently expanded line of  Child Resistant Reclosable Easy Open (CRREO) pouches.

Exhibiting at Booth 552 in the Main Exhibit Hall of The International Centre, Toronto, from today through April 27, the company will present:

  • An updated and expanded line of Canadian-government child-resistant-testing approved CRREO pouches
  • Its full line of odor-proof, edible-product and transport/exit reclosable pouches
  • Details on ProAmpac’s Collaborative Innovation approach to designing customized packaging solutions, including rapidly changing legislative and application challenges
  • Information on ProAmpac’s in-house rapid prototyping and graphic design support
  • Inventory programs to support new product scale-up and launch challenges

“As a leading supplier of flexible packaging to related industries, we can help both established companies as well as new entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry,” said Adam Grose, chief commercial officer.

CRREO Pioneer

“ProAmpac, the pioneer in child-resistant and reclosable easy open pouches, offers third-party certification to multiple performance standards, giving our North American customers the advantage of competitive pricing, shorter lead times and lower shipping costs compared to offshore suppliers,” said Maria Halford, vice president of global marketing.

“Our CRREO pouches utilize several patented features, including Slider-Guard™ child resistant slider, which is the first-ever child-resistant slider for flexible packaging. While it is difficult for children, it is easy for adults to open,” Halford added. The CRREO product line offers these advantages:

  • Certified from 8.5x6" through 13.5x9" in multiple formats
  • Manufactured in Rochester, N.Y.
  • Inventory on-hand for next-day shipping
  • Stocking programs available for ongoing demand
  • Clear, opaque, and foil barrier
  • Custom printing available with the support of our in-house graphics department
  • Press-to-close and slider options
  • Additional customization availability
  • In-house product development for new designs and optimization support
  • Field-based technical service to support filling trials and new equipment start-up

ProAmpac’s CRREO pouches meet all compliance requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Environmental Protection Agency under the classification of ASTM D3475-08, Type XIA; they are tested in accordance with the Consumer Product Safety Commission Standards for Poison Prevention Packaging (C.F.R. Title 16 Part 1700), and are approved by the Government of Canada as part of its child-resistant testing.

Click here for a video illustration of our CRREO pouch technology.  To purchase ProAmpac CRREO pouches click here. To learn more, contact Caleb Paterson or visit

About ProAmpac
ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with a comprehensive product offering unparalleled in the industry. We provide creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We are guided in our work by four core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, and Involvement. Cincinnati-based ProAmpac is owned by Pritzker Private Capital along with management and co-investors.?For more information, visit

About Pritzker Private Capital
Pritzker Private Capital acquires and operates North America-based middle-market companies with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. Led by Tony Pritzker and the former investment and operating professionals of Pritzker Group Private Capital, the firm’s differentiated, long-duration capital base allows for efficient decision-making, broad flexibility with transaction structure and investment horizon, and alignment with all stakeholders. Pritzker Private Capital builds businesses for the long-term and is an ideal partner for entrepreneur- and family-owned companies. For more information, visit

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