Established in 1858 in St. Louis, Missouri, as a manufacturer of seamless cotton bags for milled food products, Bemis has played an influential role in the packaging industry ever since its founding. Now a global supplier of flexible packaging and pressure sensitive label materials headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Bemis serves customers worldwide and produces packaging for products found in virtually every aisle of the grocery store.
With 2010 combined net sales of $4.84 billion, Bemis operates 80 facilities in 12 countries. Headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Bemis employs nearly 20,000 individuals worldwide. Nearly two-thirds of Bemis packaging is used in the food industry, with the balance used in markets including medical, pharmaceutical, chemical and agribusiness. Our pressure sensitive products are used in industries including graphic arts, digital imaging, assembly engineering, communications and medical.