Creative Packaging Company Opens First Chicago Cold Chain Manufacturing Location

For Immediate Release

30,000 Square Foot Site in Chicago, IL to Provide Greater Market Reach

(Shelbyville, KY) July 20, 2021 – Creative Packaging Company, an industry leader in the manufacturing of refrigerant gel packs used for temperature-controlled cold chain shipping, announced today its plans to expand with a new manufacturing facility in Chicago, IL. This will be Creative Packaging’s 7th location and the first facility in Chicago to increase the company’s capacity to meet the high demand for its cold chain products.

“The past year has seen tremendous growth within our industry based on external factors and market conditions, and our team has stepped up to serve the needs of our clients, as well as their customers,” said Kevin Lyons, President, Creative Packaging. 

The 30,000 square foot facility is strategically located in northern Illinois to better serve the Central and Midwest markets in refrigerant gel packs as well as provide value to customers across the country. The new facility boasts the latest in innovative technology to provide cost-effective solutions to their customers’ packaging needs and will provide approximately 50 jobs in the Chicagoland area.

Jim Lyons, Vice President, Creative Packaging states, “Our leadership team prides itself on the positive economic impact of the communities in which we serve.” 

About Creative Packaging Company

For over thirty years, Creative Packaging Company has been providing custom-designed solutions and products for various industries. Headquartered in Shelbyville, KY, the privately held, family-run company specializes in cold chain and packaging solutions for customers across the United States. With its seven manufacturing operations, Creative Packaging offers a wide range of high-performance temperature-controlled and packaging products to meet its customers’ needs. For more information, visit http://creativecoldchainsolutions.com/