About Us

Founded in 1999, Union Packaging is a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) that provides competitively priced, nested, clamshells, flat and formed paperboard cartons. Union has evolved into a packaging manufacturer capable of providing the quality, innovation, and cost effectiveness demanded by its customers.

Union Packaging is committed to being the best. That’s why we work tirelessly to make sure every carton is produced with high graphic fidelity, consistent color and precision finishing. We work hard to make sure the finest customer service is available to your organization at all times.

Part of being the best means giving back to the community in which we operate. Union Packaging creates career opportunities for a diverse community and have put into practice multiple sustainable and earth friendly production principles to make sure that preserve this planet for future generations.

Today we utilize earth-friendly converting technology to provide competitively priced paperboard cartons.  Our clients include quick service restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores, and food service companies.  Union Packaging supplies some of the largest companies in North America and ships cartons to nine Caribbean and six Latin America countries.

We employ just under 100 people and have always recruited, developed, and retained talent from non-traditional sources.  Union Packaging’s workforce is 60% African-American, 20% White, 15% Asian and 5% Latino.  Union Packaging’s partnerships with non-profits have resulted in the hire of Philadelphia Public Schools graduates with learning differences, job-ready participants from the Philadelphia Prison System, and documented new arrivals from sixteen nations around the world.

Every day we continue to strive to make our team the leaders in food packaging market.


Mike Pearson
President & CEO

Denis Kovacevic
Plant Superintendent

E. Tracie Long
Customer Service Supervisor

Jennifer Price
Human Resources Supervisor