Robert Mann Packaging was founded in 1971 as a supplier of shippingcontainers for the fresh flower and living plant industry. It has added hundreds of products and a line of stock and custom paper and plastic packaging products. The company s product lines include produce boxes and related plastics for the produce market, bouquet sleeves, buckets, paper plant sleeves and specialty packaging products. Robert Mann Packaging also has a service line for seafood packaging, such as boxes, bags and gel-ice. The company has its headquarters in Gilroy, Calif., and locations in Oxnard, Oceanside, Salinas, Santa Maria and Watsonville, Calif. It also staffs a sales and distribution center in Yuma, Ariz., on a seasonal basis to serve winter produce customers.