Founded in 1858, Bemis Company Inc. (BMS) is a major supplier of flexible packaging used by leading food, consumer products, healthcare, and other companies worldwide. The company's business activities are organized around three reportable business segments: U.S. Packaging, Global Packaging (comprises of Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Healthcare), and Pressure Sensitive Materials (on Nov. 7, 2014, Bemis sold this segment). Over two-thirds of Bemis packaging is used in the food industry, with the balance used in markets including medical, pharmaceutical, chemical and agribusiness.
Bemis has a strong technical base in polymer chemistry, film extrusion, coating and laminating, printing, and converting. The majority of the company's products are sold to customers in the food industry. Headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Bemis has 60 facilities in 11 countries and employs approximately 17,000 individuals worldwide. Continue Reading »