Frequently Asked Questions

Who is American Packaging?

American Packaging is a leading independent marketer and distributor of packaging materials, supplies and equipment in Northern California. We have an experienced team with years of experience in packaging and industrial supply processes and materials.  We know our products well.

Where is American Packaging located?

Our offices and warehouse are in San Leandro, California, a few miles from the Oakland International Airport.

What Customer Markets Do We Serve?

  • Contract & Fulfillment Packagers
  • Commercial Printers
  • Electronics Manufacturers and Laboratories
  • Food Products Distributors
  • Food Processors
  • General Merchandise Distribution Centers
  • General Manufacturing
  • Government Facilities
  • Healthcare
  • In Plant Printers
  • Medical Device Manufacturers
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
  • Professional Services
  • Resellers/Redistribution

How Much Inventory Does American Packaging Carry?

We have about 100,000 square feet of warehouse in San Leandro and virtual inventory available from hundreds of specialty suppliers throughout the world. We offer Just-In-Time inventory and warehousing programs for custom packaging materials.

How Many Products Does American Packaging Sell?

We sell over 150,000 different industrial packaging supply items. Through our expansive supplier network, we have ready access to thousands of additional products to fulfill your specific requirements.

How Do I Place an Order?

We would like to meet with you and help assess your needs. Please call (510) 877-9000 to be connected with a customer service associate. You may also fax us at (510) 877-9500 or email sales @ with your needs.

“American Packaging has 300 years of combined experience in consulting and supplying customers with industrial packaging materials and packaging equipment. That’s a lot of experience!”