AEP Industries manufactures, markets and distributes plastic packaging solutions for the food and beverage, industrial and agricultural markets. The company produces more than 15,000 types of multipurpose and flexible packaging films. It offers polyethylene, stretch, specialty and customized products. The company s products are used in various applications, such as labeling, candy wrapping, sealing, converting, printing and insulation. Established in 1970, AEP Industries provides products under several brand names, such as the AEP, AEPLEX, ARMATUFF, SUNFILM and ZIP SAFE. In addition, the company has a printing and converting division that specializes in color printing, solventless lamination, and bag and pouch making. AEP Industries also operates the plastic films division of Atlantis Plastics. It creates a range of forms, such as sheeting, tubing, and cut, rolled and perforated bags. AEP Industries provides can liners, food bags and pallet wraps. It maintains facilities in the United States, Greece, France and Germany and supplies more than 800 million pounds of film per year.