Homegrown in Chicago with Worldwide Reach
We are passionate inventors of foodservice packaging innovations. With needs-focused development leading the way, our products range from consumer facing packaging to back-of- house solutions. We are category creators, launching performance- driven products that offer operators new value creating opportunities while balancing sustainability. Working with the highest ethical standards in fiber, resin and other materials, LBP delivers solutions to the places our customers nourish their brands, with the performance they demand.
LBP is a member of PPC Partners which acquires and operates North America-based middle-market companies with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. Led by Tony Pritzker and the former investment and operating professionals of Pritzker Group Private Capital, PPC Partners’ differentiated, long-duration capital base allows LBP the flexibility to invest in serving its customers’ needs over the long term. For more information, visit PPCPartners.com.
Levin Brothers Paper is established as a distributor of packaging goods serving the Chicagoland area.
One century later, Levin Brothers Paper becomes LBP Manufacturing, embarking on the transition from distributor to manufacturer.
Launches first foodservice product, Coffee Clutch® hot cup sleeve, establishing the company as an innovator.
LBP expands into beverage solutions with Beverage on the Move® – a disposable bulk coffee carrier, that made coffee for 8 a simple, one handed delivery.
LBP extends its corrugated converting expertise to F-flute clamshells, adding a new category of packaging products to our line.
LBP extends its product portfolio by adding additional items to its catering product line, like Soup-N-Serve™ and Catering Trays, offering a full portfolio of solutions.
LBP expands internationally and opens a wholly owned facility in China.
Expansion continues locally with an additional manufacturing
facility in Chicago.
LBP launches ThermoGrip®, a double-wall hot cup with high recycled content.
International expansion continues with a new facility in Poland.
LBP launches UpShot®, a fully recyclable single-serve solution that is compatible with Keurig K-Cup® brewing machines. Keurig is the registered mark of Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
LBP becomes part of the PPC Partners group of companies, ushering in a new era of innovation and growth.
LBP expansion continues on the east coast with a new manufacturing facility in Jessup, Pennsylvania.