Board Member

In 1979, Allen Backscheider joined his father in the packaging industry and became a Sales Representative and part owner of BGR. Allen has been with BGR for over 35 years and in 2013 became Co-President alongside his brother, Dean. Allen previously served on PDA’s Board of Directors from 2006 to 2010, including two years as Chairman, where he worked with PDA’s President to develop long-term goals for the organization and advised on key strategic decisions.



BGR is passionate about providing expert advice, from the simplest to the toughest packaging challenge.


BGR’s focus is to be the total resource for your packaging needs — an indispensible partner in your business. We believe that being a packaging distributor should be about more than having great products and fast, dependable delivery. While we do that and do it well, we believe that our true value lies in our wide array of services and custom products.

BGR’s leadership team and key personnel have over 35 years of experience providing unmatched industry expertise and the most cost-effective solutions for their customers.