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22
Aug

Vanguard Companies Announces Sammi Econie Winner Of AICC Scholarship

Kansas City, Missouri based Vanguard Companies announced that Sammi Econie, the daughter of Ed Econie, Eastern Regional Sales Manager, was awarded one of the two AICC Midwest Region’s $5,000 scholarships for 2023. The scholarship is open each year to children or grandchildren of full-time employees of companies who are members or…

22
Aug

Fred Harrison, Formerly Of Hycorr Machine, Passes Away At 86 In Sarasota, Florida

Fred Harrison passed away peacefully on August 6, 2023, at his home in Sarasota, Florida. He entered hospice at the beginning of July and was well cared for and loved until the end. We remember Fred as an adventurer and dreamer who lived life to the fullest. He was a devoted…

22
Aug

American Baler Company Announces Three New Promotions

Bellevue, Ohio based American Baler Company, established in 1945 and one of the oldest baler manufacturers in the world, has announced the following promotions. Laurie Rospert has been promoted to General Accountant. Laurie has been a valued employee for over 27 years with American Baler and brings a great deal of…

22
Aug

SUN Announces Strategic Partnership With AL-GAR

Glen Arm, Maryland based SUN Automation Group, a solutions provider to the global corrugated industry, announced it has entered into an exclusive strategic partnership agreement with AL-GAR. As of this month, SUN is now an exclusive representative of all AL-GAR products and support throughout the United States and Canada. Based in…

16
Aug

NAM: How Manufacturers Can Tap Into A Large, Talented Workforce

Discipline, reliability, a team-player mindset, leadership — manufacturers are looking for all these qualities in the talent they recruit. What if companies could tap into a population not only equipped with these skills but experienced in using them in high-stakes situations? Well, the Manufacturing Institute — the workforce development and education…

16
Aug

PPC Announces Open Registration For Fall Meeting In San Diego

The Paperboard Packaging Council announced open registration for the 2023 Fall Meeting & Leadership Conference in San Diego, California, on October 25-27. Attendees will learn strategies to streamline the production of folding cartons, celebrate innovative paper box designs, and develop tactics to broaden leadership skills. During the three-day event, honorees of…

16
Aug

CPG To Build $52.7M Sheet Plant In Chambersburg, PA

Pennsylvania Governor Josh Shapiro has announced that Corrugated Partners Group (CPG), will invest $52.7 million in the construction of a new sheet plant in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. The investment is targeted to create at least 80 new jobs in Franklin County within the next three years.  CPG is made up of a…

16
Aug

Baysek Machines Mourns Loss Of Its Founder David Helbach

David Helbach, founder and former president of Baysek Machines, Inc. and corrugated industry giant, died unexpectedly on July 30. Upon his passing, Baysek shared the following tribute: “It is with great sadness that we share on Sunday, July 30th, our founder of Baysek Machines, David Helbach, passed away at the age…

10
Aug

International PaperBox Invests In Bobst Expertfold, Expertcut

Salt Lake City, Utah based International PaperBox has announced an investment in the Bobst Expertfold and Expertcut to help boost productivity and precision. The Bobst Expertcut 106 Autoplaten is a premium die-cutting machine that offers versatility for carton packaging converters. Designed for easy operation, it offers product quality on complex designs…

10
Aug

Chickasaw Container Corporation Celebrates 40th ‘Ruby Anniversary’

Okolona, Mississippi based Chickasaw Container Corporation marks its 40th Ruby Anniversary this year and there is a lot to celebrate with the recent install of a new flexo folder gluer, a major expansion anticipated to be complete in coming months, and the pride that comes with being part of an organization…