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  • Rotogravure Printing & Laminating

    From an industry-leading rotogravure printer of flexible packaging

    Rotogravure packaging outshines on the shelf because roto printing delivers unparalleled image reproduction and ink or coating transfer. Our Rotogravure Printing & Laminating Centers of Excellence, located in Columbus and DeForest, WI, deliver premier rotogravure printing capabilities. Thanks to our exceptional teams and our technically advanced converting tool kit, APC is consistently rated as one of the top rotogravure printers of paper and film-based flexible packaging products in the world. We initiate the experience with our own engraving process to expedite response times and better control quality and costs. The Roto Centers of Excellence features capabilities in wax coating and adhesive lamination of film, paper and foil substrates. Continuous improvement is a cornerstone of our culture and supported with formal processes that are reinforced with ongoing training and development programs. If you’re seeking cost-effective flexible packaging with excellent image quality, custom material laminations and precise performance, APC’s rotogravure printing capabilities make us your ideal partner.


    At APC, protecting the environment and ensuring the health and safety of our employees is at the core of everything we do and every decision we make. Everyone in the APC family has a responsibility to ensure our operations and products meet applicable government and APC standards, always aligning with whichever is more stringent. Our latest roto presses are a world's first. These systems have been engineered to optimally print recyclable materials. Our goal is to prevent adverse environmental impacts by reducing waste and emissions and eliminating all preventable health impacts and injuries to our employees.

    We’re committed to supplying safe products that exceed customer quality requirements.

    Contact Us
    • Rotogravure Printing & Laminating Center of Excellence
    • 100 APC Way
      Columbus, WI 53925
    • 751 Shonkoo Way
      DeForest, WI 53532
    • To contact the center directly:
    • 920-623-2291
    • 800-545-8098
    This center is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified


    • Rotogravure printing in up to 10 colors
    • Embossing
    • Registered hot-melt coating
    • Registered cold seal
    • Pattern-applied heat-seal coatings
    • Backside printing
    • Registered reverse printing
    • Fine-line screen printing
    • In-line inkjet printing of unique or random code numbers
    • Matte and gloss lacquer combinations
    • Wax lamination
    • Laser scoring equipment


    • ISO 9001:2015 certified
    • ISO 14001:2015 environmental certified
    • GFSI: SQF Level 2 certified
    • G7 Master certified
    • 420 dedicated employees in total
    • Both facilities are over 650,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space
    • Automated cylinder handling system
    • Computerized ink dispensing systems


    Maximizing speed, performance and consistency

    Our Wisconsin Centers of Excellence are recognized as industry leaders with the latest technologies in rotogravure engraving and printing technologies. Flexibility and nimbleness are assured with a campus of multiple nine- and 10-station rotogravure presses, which are able to print in line while laminating film, paper and foil substrates. The system is designed around a safe environment that delivers the highest-quality packaging efficiently and with a sense of security for your business.

    APC is customer-focused. We’ll be your partner, guiding you through the process of creating, engineering, testing and manufacturing your rotogravure printed package. We deliver vibrant and lifelike packaging that helps you win at the shelf.

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