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Pets for Vets: “Who Saves Who?”

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Pets for Vets: “Who Saves Who?”

A Special Blog this Veteran’s Day… This Veteran’s Day we’d like to highlight one of the many organizations that helps veterans returning from active duty with mental injuries, such as post-traumatic stress order (PTSD), in addition to physical injuries. Pets for Vets ™ is a nonprofit organization that matches trained companion dogs with veterans who

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Pack Expo: Where Innovation Meets Creation

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Pack Expo: Where Innovation Meets Creation

In the nation’s largest convention center, Pack Expo 2014 rose to meet the expectations of packaging professionals from all over the world. Chicago’s McCormick Place held over 50,000 attendees this year for the convention, housing companies that produced the machinery and packaging materials for every imaginable product, from aspirin to soda to pet food. The

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Excel Wishes You a Spooktacular Halloween!

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Excel Wishes You a Spooktacular Halloween!

HALLOWEEN: A Note on Pet Safety Finding an adorable Superman costume for your dog or a princess outfit for your cat can bring a lot of excitement to this fun fall tradition, but it’s important to prioritize your pets safety first! Here are some tips about dressing up your pet for Halloween: 1. Make sure

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Flexible Packaging in Sync with Sustainability

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Flexible Packaging in Sync with Sustainability

Happy World Environmental Health Day! Today, we’d like to reflect on some of the ways the flexible packaging industry has revolutionized packaging in all categories to be more environmentally friendly, while also improving the consumer experience. SOURCE REDUCTION: Using Less Waste in the First Place™ Recycling is usually the first thought to increasing sustainability efforts,

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Bringing Products to Life

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Bringing Products to Life

Those four words that lead our purpose statement have developed an entirely new meaning with Excel’s latest project. Kids Around the World is a non-profit, faith-based program that helps both children and families from all over the world that have been struck with poverty, illness, and displacement from war or natural disaster. One of the

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Reflections on 9/11

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Reflections on 9/11

“My memories from 9/11 are heightened by how I spent that week, and how I often traveled.  I had taken that same route from New York to Los Angeles many times, and in 2001, I was on a different American Airlines flight on 9/10.  I awakened the next morning to the horrifying news of what

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Excel Goes Painting for a Purpose

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Excel Goes Painting for a Purpose

Yesterday Excel dropped the samples and the production orders, and picked up paintbrushes for a long-awaited project at the Orange County Rescue Mission. Their mission statement says it all—“Feed. Clothe. Shelter. Heal. Empower.” This Christian-based charity reaches out to the “Least, Last, and Lost” of the community to provide food, counseling, education, job training, clothing,

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Velcro Solutions at Excel

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Velcro Solutions at Excel

Out of all of the closure options offered at Excel, this one might just be the most practical—and the most fun! One of the strongest trends in flexible bag closure technology is the Velcro Press-Lok™. The simplicity of this unique closure is illustrated in the photo below. Secure grips tangibly guarantee safe closure, but the

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A Look Into the Employees of Excel Packaging

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A Look Into the Employees of Excel Packaging

While they’re not in the Excel office, these employees each have a unique lifestyle they pursue. Read on to find out about each employee’s favorite hobbies and interests! MOUNTAIN MAN: Mike Being CEO of a company can be mentally exhausting work, so Mike enjoys relieving the stress by mountain biking along some local trails. In addition

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Latest Trends in Flexible Packaging

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Latest Trends in Flexible Packaging

What began as a little-known alternative to paper packaging has now grown into the preferred form of packaging for an increasingly large number of industries. Flexible packaging, found in the form of stand-up pouches, flat bottom bags, large format bags, roll stock, chub, sachet, overwraps, and closures/fitments, is more adaptable, more versatile, and more efficient

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