5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Bulk Bags from FIBCA Member Companies

March 23, 2021

What is FIBCA? 

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The Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (“FIBCA”) is a global organization representing the FIBC / Bulk Bag industry. Members are made up of the most reputable names in FIBC manufacturing, FIBC component manufacturing, and FIBC distributing. Currently there are 110 member companies located across 26 countries. 

Companies must apply for regular membership, undergo an evaluation, and maintain a minimum amount of $1,000,000 in product liability insurance. Membership is selective, allowing only best-in-class suppliers that are committed to maintaining the highest standards of excellence in the FIBC industry.

Southern Packaging, LP has been a valued FIBCA member for over a decade.

5 Reasons why you should only buy bulk bags from FIBCA members:

  1. FIBC Safe Handeling Guidelines

    FIBCA Member Companies make up the most distinguished names in the FIBC industry. Membership includes top international manufacturers and North American distributors.

  2. FIBC Members are required to carry liability insurance for their FIBC products. In addition, FIBCA members make a commitment to providing the highest quality FIBC products in the industry. 

  3. FIBCA regularly produces safety and technical material intended to educate its Members and the public regarding the proper use of Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers. FIBCA Members are responsible for educating their customers and promoting the safe use of FIBCs. 

  4. FIBCA Members attend educational conferences to discuss issues within the bulk bag industry. Southern Packaging personnel regularly attend the bi-annual in-person conferences. 

  5. FIBCA Members regularly discuss issues that affect the entire FIBC industry including raw material costs, international freight issues, tariffs, and safety concerns. 

Southern Packaging, LP has been a valued member of the FIBCA for over a decade. We offer our customers high-quality shipping solutions from FIBCs to Multi-Wall packaging. Contact us today to learn how we can fulfill your shipping needs.

For more information on the Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association, visit www.fibca.com. 
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