If you are a co-packer based in Europe, you will benefit from our membership.
ECPA – promoting the European co-packing industry
ECPA represents the co-packing and co-manufacturing industry in Europe. The Association plays a major role in promoting the concept of outsourcing and is fast becoming the first port of call for brand owners, manufacturers and retailers looking for professional outsourcing partners.
First of all, you must have an operational co-packing or co-manufacturing site within Europe. Current ECPA members range from multi-national firms to smaller companies turning over less than €1m. We look for companies who are professional at what they do and comply with our Code of Conduct.
Our aim is to ensure that the services of our members meet the high standards expected by the clients who contact us.
More about our memberships
ECPA also offers the possibility of Associate Membership for non co-packing third parties who are involved in the packaging industry. Please see our Associate Members page on this website.
If you are interested in joining ECPA please get in touch with Marc van den Maagdenberg (New Membership Development).
We can also connect you with our ECPA Ambassadors in Benelux, Germany, Nordic Countries and Switzerland.
Online Enquiry Form
Clients also have the ability to submit their project details via the website online form, which ECPA can then circulate to all members, in order to ascertain who can help. It is a valuable service for the client and provides additional sales enquiries for ECPA members.
Potential clients can use the comprehensive search facility on the ECPA website database to swiftly shortlist members with the appropriate facilities to handle their outsourcing projects. Your profile page on the ECPA website is therefore an excellent way to promote your business.
Your visibility on the new ECPA website and map
As a Member, your profile page promotes your brand, summarises your key service offerings and lists the industry sectors you supply to together with any relevant industry accreditations. Your page features all your contact details and a link to your own website. You can also be found via the ECPA Co-Packers Map.
Whatever co-packing activity your company is involved in, ECPA will help to raise the visibility of your business. Whether it is primary or secondary elements of the project, food or non-food, general co packing with hand packing and reworking of retail formats or large production lines with automated co packing, filling of liquids in the household and automotive sectors to the production of Healthcare/Pharmaceutical or Nutraceutical products and vitamins, or water-soluble technology or the milling, grinding and sieving of bulk powders, ECPA is able to help to raise the profile of your company across Europe.
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For general enquiries about ECPA or the co-packing industry, please contact us via this contact form.
If you have a contract packing project that you are looking to outsource and you want to find ECPA members with the appropriate facilities to help, check out our List of Members page.