A Success Story A Day: Coating Excellence International LLC (CEI)


Governor Scott Walker talks to CEI employees during a visit to the company.

Company: Coating Excellence International LLC (CEI)
Location: Wrightstown and Appleton
Founded in: 1996

What they do: Manufactures flexible packaging, woven poly bags, technical products and packaging formats and features.

How they’re growing: CEI is investing $24 million to equip its Wrightstown and Appleton facilities with upgraded machinery. The company has committed to create 32 positions and retain the existing 452 positions at its Wisconsin locations. The project will help CEI meet an increasing consumer demand and continue to expand its innovations in flexible packaging.

What they’re saying: “We consistently invest in technology and innovation to facilitate offering our customers the highest level of quality in the industry.” – Louann Mueller, vice president of Research and Development at CEI