Recognized by its peers, TPC Printing and Packaging is the most innovative packaging company in North America. Winner of the prestigious Paperboard Packaging Council North American Innovative Packaging Award for 2009, 2012 and 2013, TPC is clearly a leader in creative packaging.

TPC client list is a who’s who list of marketplace leaders in such industries as: Liquor and Spirits, Cosmetic, Pharmaceutical, Consumer Products, Tobacco, Food, and Apparel. These partners are at the very top of organizational chart!

Founded in 1924 by Joseph A. Schmissrauter Sr., the Chattanooga, TN based company has become a leader in producing decorative folding cartons, shaped paperboard tubes, shaped set up boxes and rigid plastic windows.


Focusing on unique packaging design, over 20 years ago, TPC envisioned a need for breaking the paradigm for paperboard and plastic packaging. We sought out the team of people that were making uniquely shaped designs. Hence, began our relationship with a brilliant team of designers in the United Kingdom giving TPC a great global design team.

Paperboard Handling

TPC sheets and stocks multiple substrates from SBS, CCNB, CCK, VAT Dyed stocks, to a variety of laminated papers including Metalized Poly, and many specialty finishes.


KBA and Heidelberg multicolor offset printers both UV and conventional along with Sakurai Screen presses allow TPC to print the most decorative graphics with an array of specialty coating treatments on both paper and plastic.


In house Die Making along with precision Bobst Die cutting, Hot Stamping and Embossing equipment affords TPC specialty gluers, tube rolling equipment and windowing equipment the opportunity to produce defect free packaging.