PCA South Gate is a supplier of corrugated shipping containers, point-of-purchase (POP) displays and point-of-sale (POS) packaging. In addition to structural and graphics design, PCA South Gate offers specialty products and services such as four-color direct print, bulk boxes, litho labeling and specialty gluing. Our products are offered in a variety of board combinations from microflute to doublewall, and we offer specialty products such as corrugated clamshells and backer cards with heat-activated glue. We also have vast expertise in assembly, collation and fulfillment services. PCA South Gate delivers quality, eye-catching displays and packaging that help our customers achieve optimum results.
PCA South Gate is Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) certified and is a one-stop shop for complete packaging solutions, expedited quoting, small order quantities, select warehousing and just-in-time (JIT) delivery.
Point-of-purchase (POP) displays are corrugated structures, usually printed with high-quality graphics, that contain multiple sellable units of a product and serve as sales tools for the product.
The process of adhering a lithographically-printed label onto a combined corrugated sheet. Full labels cover the entire corrugated sheet; spot labels cover only a portion of the sheet.
The in-house capability of developing the physical design and structural specifications for the corrugated packaging. Tools used include computer-aided design (CAD) software and performance modeling formulas.
A value-added service to provide development of packaging graphics. This service includes pre- and post-print expertise for flexographic and lithography printing.
Point-of-sale (POS) packaging is intended to serve both as a container and a sales tool to attract attention on the store shelf. It is usually printed with high-quality graphics and is typically the primary package that the consumer removes from the shelf and takes home with the product inside.
The ability to print more than one ink color directly on the corrugated board in a single pass through the converting equipment.
Nearby PCA facilities are capable of producing your order in case of operational disruptions.
These value-added services are typically used for multi-piece corrugated products such as point-of-purchase displays. All of the pieces that comprise a full display unit are packed together, and sometimes product is packed into the unit as well.
The above is a small sampling of our plant’s capabilities. Please call us to discuss our complete product and service offerings and how we can meet your needs.