All materials and processes are certified food-safe by the Philippine Bureau of Food and Drug.
Schools, hospitals, nursing homes, supermarkets, restaurants and sports stadiums are among the many institutions and businesses that rely on polystyrene packaging. Its sturdy construction and sanitary design provide excellent insulation at an economical cost. Grocery stores use polystyrene in virtually all meat and poultry trays. In addition, polystyrene packaging can be found in egg cartons and a variety of produce packages, such as apple trays, mushroom tills, tomato containers, and strawberry and grape crates.
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Fompac Plastics Corporation
In 1981, Mr. Marcelo G. Tanlimco and Mr. Albert S. Tanlimco,the present President of Amtes Corporation, founded Laminex Corporation. As forerunner of Amtes Corporation, Laminex Corporation pioneered the manufacturing of extruded polystyrene foam (PSP) in the Philippines. Its manufacturing plant was located in Malabon, Metro Manila.
The Thermoforming Line of Laminex Corporation was subsequently established in 1983 to manufacture PSP egg boxes and meat trays, pioneering the supply of these products to progressive food companies like San Miguel Corporation, General Milling Corporation and Jollibee Foods Corporation, to name a few.
Laminex Corporation has evolved into Amtes Corporation and a new corporate entity, Fompac Plastics Corporation, was born as a result of Thermoforming Division spun-off in 1988. This new manufacturing plant was conceptualized to have a better focus on the fast-growing market of thermoformed PSP products. It started its operations in Ugong, Valenzuela Plant having new manufacturing lines with higher capacity and ozone-friendly technology.
In 1993, Fompac Plastics Corporation installed its second Extrusion Line to further increase production capacity by another 100%. In 1994, Fompac has started its production of new product line, Clear Pack, a clear food packaging made from Bi-oriented Polystyrene Sheets (BOPS); ideal for salads, pastries, fresh fruits and other fresh foods.
In 1996, Amtes Corporation has entered a business tie-up with Nihon Houzai Co., Ltd. of Japan to manufacture and supply special grade clear polystyrene blister packs as packaging for electronic products of SONY Japan.
In 1998, Amtes Corporation has established a new plant located in Mulawinan Street, Lawang Bato, Valenzuela City, employing the state-of-the-art extrusion and thermoforming equipment from SENCORP and IRWIN RESEARCH CORPORATIONS of USA.
In 2002, going forth towards the new millennium, a new plant was born catering the electronics market. TEXCHEM-PACK, Phils., the new satellite plant, is located at No. 7D, Mountain Drive, Brgy. La Mesa, Light Industry and Science Park II, Calamba, Laguna. And later in 2004, TEXCHEM-PACK, Phils. Adopted its new name, Primepack Technologies, Inc.
In 2003, Amtes Corporation proudly passed the ISO 9001:2000 Certification for Quality Management System certified by AJA Registrars. A year after, it was then certified by INTERTEK LABORATORY as SA 8000 compliant.
In 2006, FOMPAC Plastics Corporation has started another journey to Quality Year and be a HACCP certified.
In 2007, Amtes Corporation has added new product line inside FOMPAC Plastics Corporation which will cater all Injection Molding related projects. The company invested machines for Injection Molding mainly to capture additional market in the plastic industry. FOMPAC Plastics Corporation has acquired an extension of being an ISO 9001:2000 Certification of Quality Management System.
In 2008, FOMPAC Plastics Corporation has then evolved into a Strategic Business Unit having AMTES Corporation as its Mother Company. FOMPAC Plastics Corporation started its integration of its Quality Management System with Food Safety Management System. With the stiff competition in the market, it is our aim to assure our Valued Customers that by attaining a certification with an integrated management system, this would bring an added value of our services.
In 2009, FOMPAC Plastics Corporation has granted by our valuable customer, McDonalds Philippines, to be certified to their Suppliers Quality Management System. All McDonald’s Suppliers are required to undergo such certification to be conducted by an External Certifying Body named SGS.
In 2010, FOMPAC Plastics Corporation is now certified for ISO 22000:2005, making the Company to be the first ever Food Contact Plastic Packaging to satisfy the strict requirements of the international standards for the Food Safety Management System. The Certifying Body has granted the company also to be compliant to HACCP (Hazards Analysis Critical Control Point) and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices). This year also was declared as the “Productivity Year”, thus our Quality, Productivity and Excellence with Values was one of our top programs for the next five years.
In 2011, driven with a desire to give back to God after years of favor and blessing despite experienced market downturns. FOMPAC Plastics Corporation continues to serve surrounding communities in need through relief operations, medical missions, feeding programs, and other social development efforts through AMTES CARES since September 2007. It is integrated with the company values formation program for employees, developed and implemented likewise in the same year.
In 2012, FOMPAC Plastics Corporation launches to have a Learning Sessions. A program that helps our company to be a true model of Christ-Centered Stewardship and Filipino Excellence. These sessions formulate the integral transformation of the employees, to aid people get in touch with God and guide them to understanding of their faith. The overall theme is that called ACTIVE LIFE, towards to deeper perception of the values that will sustain efforts in personal and community transformation.
FOMPAC also introduce the bio-degradable PS products to the market to answer the banning of the plastics to some Local Government Units. With the help of the Polystyrene Packaging Council of the Philippines (PPCP) to educate the Local Government regarding recyclable PS products.
Fompac Plastics manufactures and markets plastic packaging for the consumer, industrial and electronics market. Keeping itself updated with the latest in plastic technology, its packaging products are developed according to the unique standards set by the industry it serves.