General Films, inc

September 1, 2021

Covington Schools and General Films Make a Lasting Community Impact  

The Roy J Weikert Trust has funded two major projects with the Covington Schools.  Linda Daniel, Trustee, and Tim Weikert, President of General Films, (both CHS graduates) toured the school complex last week to learn first-hand of the gift's impact. 

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Computers, software, and technology upgrades to the Covington High School Technology Lab. 
Showing L/R - CHS Principal Josh Meyer, General Films President Tim Weikert, Roy J. Weikert Trustee Linda Daniel, & CHS Business and Technology Teacher Kristi Home.
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Stage lighting and controls for the multipurpose center, including advanced LED lights, elevated positioning cage, & remote controls.

Showing L/R -  General Films President Tim Weikert, Roy J. Weikert Trustee Linda Daniel, CHS Principal Josh Meyer, and Schools Superintendent Gene Gooding.

General Films, inc

August 31, 2021

At General Films everything we do starts and ends with safety 

General Films continues to invest in the safety of its associates by asking every associate to attend OSHA 10 training over the course of several weeks. But it didn't stop there. General Films then had all 14 leaders continue with OSHA 30 training to ensure an active and committed effort to the safety program.

“Everything we do starts and ends with safety."

General Films, inc

August 16, 2021

General Films is Actively Looking to Hire a Plant Manager 

General Films Inc., Covington, OH, is a family-owned and operated business in continuous operation for over 70 years. The position of Plant Manager is a key part of our well-established and respected organization. Read More>

General Films, inc

November 29, 2020

Christmas Spirit and Innovation Shine at 2020 Christmas Event 

The General Films Christmas party is typically a time for our associates to gather and celebrate the holidays with a festive dinner. Due to the coronavirus, this annual tradition was reformatted to ensure that everyone could stay safe, healthy, and socially distanced. Read More>

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Updated October 9, 2020 

Covington School Board of Education Recognizes General Films for Legacy of Community Service

Covington, OH—October 9, 2020 — General Films was awarded the Ohio School Board Association’s Business Honor Roll at the September 16, 2020, Covington Exempted Village Schools Board of Education meeting.


For 75 years, General Films has been honored to partner with our community on education initiatives. The OSBA Business Honor Roll program recognizes just that—areas where businesses and schools are able to collaborate, ensuring that schools receive the support and real-world experience they need today while businesses are able to share the workforce skills students needs for tomorrow. Read More>

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General Films, inc

Updated March 22, 2020 

Statement on the Coronavirus (COVID -19)

General Films, Inc. is committed to protecting the health and safety of our business community. We are continually monitoring information and guidelines by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Protection (CDC), the Ohio Department of Health, and local public health officials. Additionally, we are monitoring updates and recommendations from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Ohio Manufacturers’ Association. As the situation evolves, we will remain updated to ensure a safe and healthy work environment.


GF is operating 24/7 to manufacture essential packaging for the food industry and other product lines.  We will continue to make proactive decisions to act in the best interests of our employees, our customers, our suppliers, and the well-being of our extended General Films’ family.