Austin Foam Plastics Invests $4.7 Million to Expand Facility, Creates 22 New Jobs in Pflugerville
Thursday, February 21, 2019
PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Feb. 21, 2019) — The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) Board of Directors approved a deal with Pflugerville-based Austin Foam Plastics, Inc. (AFP), a leading fabricator of foam, corrugated, molded pulp and wood packaging solutions, at a Feb. 20 regular meeting. The company’s 60,000-square-foot expansion is expected to see a $4.7 million capital investment and the creation of 22 jobs over the five-year term of the agreement.
Founded in 1978, AFP relocated to 2933 A.W. Grimes Blvd. in Pflugerville in 1998. In August 2018, AFP was acquired by Sealed Air. The facility expansion will incorporate Sealed Air’s fabricated foam innovations and further...