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AFP, Inc Acquires division of Springfield, Mo’s EPI

Growing packaging solutions provider expands into the Midwest.

Austin Foam Plastics, Inc. (AFP, Inc.) a leading provider of integrated engineered packaging solutions announces its acquisition of Springfield, MO’s Engineered Packaging Inc.’s (EPI) protective packaging division. 


Over a 26 year period EPI, which is owned and lead by Mr. Jim Stout, successfully built a strong business in the custom engineered packaging space by creating a customer-centric culture.  AFP will continue to stay aligned with Mr. Stout has he begins to explore his retirement.  

As a result of the acquisition, AFP strengthens its ability to serve existing customers in the Midwest and is strategically positioned for growth.

EPI will continue to operate their Temperature Controlled Packaging Division and AFP will assume the protective packaging, distribution and returnable/consumable lines of business. AFP looks forward to serving product manufacturer’s packaging needs and growing customer relationships in the greater Midwest.

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