Membership

Join us today and experience the impact CPA will make on YOUR business!

CPA Regular Membership

This membership is for contract packagers and manufacturers, as well as those providing 3PL services. Annual dues are based on member company revenue:

  • <$10 Million - $1,995
  • $10 - $50 Million - $2,995
  • >$50 Million - $3,995

CPA Associate Membership

This membership is for supplier companies providing machinery, containers, components, materials or other services to contract packagers and manufacturers. 

  • Annual dues: $3,995

Member Benefits

Click a section below to learn about each of the CPA member benefits.

  • Stand out in the industry! Create your own exclusive online directory with approximately 4,000 unique visitors per month. 
  • Upload video, brochures and other searchable content on your member profile page. 
  • Choose tag terms for your page to increase your exposure on the CPA website and on the web. 
  • Approximately 1,000 requests for quote from brand owners and CPGs are received through CPA's RFQ portal each year.
  • Custom filters allow you to choose only the RFQs you want to see in your daily reports.
  • SEO enhancements set to increase RFQ activity bringing members more opportunities. 
  • Receive periodic custom RFQ reports.
  • Stay up-to-date on what’s happening in YOUR association with Inside Look, the CPA e-newsletter.
  • Feature a new capability or story, which will be seen by over 5,000 industry professionals, including potential customers and those looking for CPCM services.
  • Half-hour consultation with Eric Greenberg, P.C., uniquely experienced in food and drug regulatory law with an emphasis on packaging and labeling issues, general business and commercial litigation.
  • Valuable opportunity to take advantage of a legal sounding board for a new idea, a reality check or just to point you in the right direction.

Show your commitment to the industry and take pride in YOUR association by using the updated, well-recognized CPA logo in your collateral.

Valued at $250, CPA's State of the Industry report combines over 120 executive interviews, plus quantitative and qualitative primary and secondary research to produce a more detailed view of the industry, its opportunities, its headwinds and its evolving future. CPA members receive the executive summary for free and can purchase the full report at a substantial discount. 

Learn more at contractpackagingreport.com

  • Through CPA's strategic partnership with PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, our members now have access to reports and data including:
  • PMMI Business Intelligence Library, Risk Assessment and Certified Trainer Workshops, OpX Leadership Network in-person workshops, CareerLink Live at PMMI Trade Shows and Mechatronics.

Learn more at contractpackaging.org/pmmi

  • Expand your knowledge. You and your employees have access to CPA education events and collateral.
  • Get exclusive discounted online and in-person packaging courses developed in partnership with The Packaging School, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies and IoPP. 
  • The CPA Annual Meeting is THE event of the year for contract packagers and CPA members are the first to be invited.
  • As a CPA member, you register at a discount to this sought-after industry event.
  • Digital ad in PMMI Media Group's Contract Packaging Focus e-newsletter: Gain industry exposure and collect leads! As a member of CPA, you automatically receive a digital ad spot in Contract Packaging Focus. Showcase your company through a video, white paper, case study and more. The ad spot also includes participation in LeadWorks, Packaging World’s lead generation program - FREE! 
  • Listing in Contract Packaging Magazine's Member Directory (3 times/year): Be seen by those seeking contract packaging and manufacturing services. 
  • 15% Off Contract Packaging Magazine's Advertising: Receive discounts on print and digital ads. 
  • Press Release Program: Spread your company news to the industry. CPA will post all member press releases on the CPA website and will be delivered as news in the Packaging World e-newsletter.
  • Exhibit at some of the largest packaging trade shows in the industry, including PACK EXPO; CPA members get exclusive access to sponsorship of the Contract Packaging Sourcing Center.
  • Be a part of the excitement at the show and represent the contract packaging industry as a CPA member.
  • Invitation to the CPA Meet & Greet Happy Hour at PACK EXPO.
  • Your opportunity to shine .Share a success story or case study with CPA and we will post and distribute the story.
  • Reach approximately 2,000 individuals!