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 We find opportunities to help our customers improve productivity, reduce downtime, improve package appearance, and reduce costs for their bakery product packaging.  

Pat Caccavella
Shrink Films and Systems

Pat Caccavella

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Pat Caccavella

While Pat started his packaging career with a paper company in PA, he built a relationship with one of his accounts based around shrink packaging and found that he had a greater interest in this segment of the industry. He then started on a path that has made him one of the leading sales specialists in shrink equipment industry-wide.

Since the start of his career, Pat has seen tremendous growth and development in the shrink packaging industry. Automation has increased production speeds, plants are running 24/7, and packaging equipment has become a great deal more sophisticated in order to keep up with this pace. By applying his expertise and the knowledge of the Atlantic technical team, Pat focuses on finding opportunities to help his customers improve productivity, reduce downtime, improve package appearance, and reduce costs for the product packaging.

Pat has been with Atlantic for over 20 years. His passion for the industry and his dedication to his customers are the driving forces behind his success and are the reasons why major consumer manufacturers have come to rely on him. Pat works in partnership with Chuck Jimison, who has an immense knowledge of shrink films, and also with our technical team, including Ray McLaurin who works as Atlantic’s lead shrink equipment technician. Surrounded by such a strong team, Pat has the resources and capabilities to deliver incredible value to each of his customers.


Improving Efficiency and Productivity

Service, logistics, inventory, and responsiveness are the driving factors in how Atlantic can provide value to our customers in the bakery industry. We deliver on all those fronts plus we know and understand the shrink wrapping and packaging machinery that is so critical to these bakery operations.

Our goal is always to optimize efficiency, reduce waste, improve productivity, and reduce downtime for our bakery customers. Your facilities are operating 24/7 and, because of that, we have technicians available to service the packaging machinery 24/7 as well as account managers ready to respond to inventory and material requests.

We are dedicated to your success. When you work with Atlantic, you'll gain a reliable and invaluable partner in your bakery operations.

Shrink Packaging

Shrink packaging has grown and developed to where we are dealing with high performance, high speed equipment and better performing films. Our sales and technical service team can supply advanced equipment, optimize existing machines, and design films that are a best fit for your specific application.

Reducing Waste

Our in-house Film Lab tests shrink films for each individual bakery product and tailors the films to recommend the least amount needed at the ideal gauge. This process helps promote optimal film performance and reduced waste, ultimately cutting costs significantly.

Packaging that can keep up

Through our inventory management and technical service resources, we have the ability to ensure that your shrink packaging operation can keep up with your automated production lines.

The bakery industry as a whole is more automated than ever, allowing your production to run faster and go around the clock. Our shrink packaging equipment is sophisticated enough to keep up with your production lines and, more importantly, our technicians are highly educated on this equipment so they can monitor, maintain, and service the equipment to improve the uptime.

Rely on Atlantic

When it comes to shrink packaging for your bakery operation, Atlantic is a reliable and indispensable partner with a wealth of resources to further your success.

Learn more about our Shrink Packaging Equipment and Materials.

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 In the bakery business, there is no time for down-time. Give us a chance. We want your most challenging production packaging application. We will put decades of experience toward creating the best overall solution to maximize your productivity… we are only limited by our own creativity.  

Chuck Jimison
Shrink Film

Chuck Jimison

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Chuck Jimison

Chuck is a member of one of Atlantic’s only established sales teams, partnering with Pat Caccavella and specializing primarily in films and materials for shrink packaging.

Chuck’s background is with Dupont, a leading film and packaging material manufacturer. In his role at Dupont, he worked closely with Pat at Atlantic, advising on shrink films for customers in the food and bakery industry. With his knowledge and experience of films and his familiarity with Pat’s customers at Atlantic, Chuck moved over to partner with Pat in 2000 and work directly for Atlantic.

Where Pat has expertise with shrink packaging equipment, Chuck is the expert when it comes to shrink films and materials. They work with bakeries and contract packagers and their knowledge is key to achieving a successful shrink packaging operation. Chuck has kept up with advancements in the industry over the years, progressing toward his work today with some of the most high speed shrink operations in the world.

Chuck travels extensively, meeting customers wherever they run their shrink packaging lines in order to advise on the best films and materials for each individual application. He and Pat have a partnership that provides incredible benefits and value for our customers and we are privileged to have them here at Atlantic.


Folding Cartons

Atlantic is a comprehensive packaging partner with the ability to supply custom die cut and printed folding cartons for your retail packaging.

Quality Control

When it comes to retail packaging, Atlantic serves our bakery customers a folding carton product that has been verified for quality through our Quality Control process.

We understand how important it is for your folding carton packaging to positively represent your brand on the shelves. That's why we offer in-house, custom die cutting and printing (See: Commercial Converting).

When we can control the carton from the cutting to the printing and folding, we can deliver a product with confidence, knowing that this carton will represent your brand with the quality it deserves.

Trust Atlantic with your retail packaging

Our customers want folding cartons that are high quality, economical, and that display their brand with pride.

They want their folding carton machines to keep up with production and run at optimal performance with maximum uptime.

Trust Atlantic to produce your folding cartons and to maintain your equipment in a way that exceeds your expectations. We are here to be an integral part of your team.


Labeling is a fundamental part of packaging and Atlantic has the labeling solutions - from materials to equipment - that blend this process seamlessly and efficiently into your packaging operations.

Where Utility and Craftsmanship Meet

Our labeling solutions encompass every part of your packaging, from barcoding to sorting and shipping and right on through to the retail shelf with product labels and tamper evident labeling.

Our retail packaging label program is truly impressive. We have the ability to meet your demands in terms of quantity, prompt delivery, and superior quality. With our Color Consistency and Quality Control process, we produce labels that powerfully showcase your brand.

We help your warehouse stay organized, your shipping to stay on track, and your product to stand out on the shelves with our labeling products, equipment, and services.

A Comprehensive Solution

When it comes to packaging and labeling for the bakery industry, Atlantic gets the big picture. We understand your need for efficiency, around-the-clock uptime, cost savings and, ultimately, a product that proudly represents your brand.

Our labeling materials and services are the ideal answer to your needs for packaging from start to finish. Atlantic is in a position to be your one-stop-shop for all your packaging needs, from the manufacturing floor to the retail shelf.

Learn more at Atlantic Printing & Graphics.


We have been involved with the bakery industry for decades and have watched this industry mature and develop with the advent of new technology and machinery.

Service Matches Technology

The speed of the machines on the production line demand speed on the packaging line, especially from our shrink wrappers. The progress we've seen with the shrink equipment is exceptional in terms of the time it takes them to heat, pressure, and seal as well as with overall performance.

Atlantic technicians are highly educated on the advanced shrink wrappers used in today's bakery operations and are an indispensable part of your team when it comes to monitoring, maintaining, and servicing these machines (see: Atlantic Technical Service).

Don't let your packaging line cause you downtime. Count on Atlantic to make sure your packaging process is as sophisticated and reliable as your production line.

Technical Expertise

Throughout our more than 60 years in business, Atlantic has expanded so that we can meet customer demands for packaging, printing, equipment, and materials. Most importantly, we have invested in the technical expertise that allows us to devise innovative solutions to help solve problems in our customers' facilities.

Our service technicians deliver quality work, impressive response time, and effective, innovative strategies that help our bakery customers keep up with production.

Sophisticated Equipment calls for Sophisticated Technicians

The mechanical and electronic sophistication of modern-day shrink wrappers and packaging equipment demands highly sophisticated technicians to keep them up and running at optimal capacity and performance. This ability on the part of our technicians is at the heart of how Atlantic delivers value to our customers.

With Atlantic as a partner in your shrink wrapping and packaging operation, you are poised for growth, opportunity, and success.

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In addition to our packaging equipment, products, and expertise, many of our bakery customers rely on Atlantic for low prices, excellent service, and quality products for their wearables. We supply aprons, gloves, sleeves, hairnets, non-skid shoe covers, and more. When you count on Atlantic as your one-stop-shop resource, you can expect outstanding value and service.

Fast turnaround, low prices

The bottom line for our offerings as far as wearables comes down to the attentive service we provide and the prices we can offer.

Save money, get a reliable partner, and reduce your paperwork by choosing Atlantic as your primary supply source in addition to your packaging resource.