Catty is a flexible packaging manufacturer in the United States. Founded in 1907 by Hugh D. Catty, an Englishman, as a cellophane manufacturer for the Packaging Industry. The company began experimenting with aluminum foil in the late twenties and they grew to 7 plants and sales offices in the U.S. Catty partnered with Alcoa to develop aluminum foil as a viable substrate for confections and bottle neck labels.