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Action Health is the industry leader in healthcare packaging providing major healthcare organizations, GPOs, and distributors with specialty bag products for over 38 years. Founded in 1980 as Action Bag Company, the family business started with one simple and effective product: the recloseable zip bag. Since then, not only have product lines expanded to serve all classes of trade, but the company name has also evolved. In 2016, the company launched its rebrand to Action Health, reflecting its dedication to innovation and providing expert solutions in the changing healthcare market.

Today, Action Health has become the industry leader by providing healthcare products of incomparable quality, selection, and price.

Today, Action Health has become the industry leader by providing healthcare products of incomparable quality, selection, and price.

1980
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Action Bag Company is founded by Marie Gebbie, focusing on the recloseable zip bag and its uses in the healthcare world.

1982
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Marie’s daughter Nancy Cwynar joins the organization, making the company a second generation family business.

1995
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Nancy Cwynar becomes CEO. The organization expands product categories to serve all classes of trade.

2014
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Nancy’s son Sean Cwynar joins the organization, making the company a third generation family business with continued industry leadership.

2016
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The organization is rebranded to Action Health, reflecting the company’s continued evolution and alignment to the healthcare industry.