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Fosber Corrugator

The Fosber Corrugator established two new production milestones in the past week at the Akers Packaging Middletown plant.  On Friday December 18, the 2nd shift crew ran 399,746 lineal feet in 8 hours.  On Tuesday, December 22, all three shifts combined to produce 4,702.5 msf.
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Mark 5 J&L Specialty Folder Gluer

Akers Packaging Service, Inc. a leader in innovation and technology partnered with Alliance Machine Systems to engineer and build the first 190” Mark 5 J&L specialty folder gluer. Alliance worked diligently with us to maximize our through-put on large boxes while keeping the integrity of the specialty gluing capabilities of their current 170” machine. The…
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Setting Records

Akers Packaging Service Middletown Ohio set a plant personal record on the 37 ½” Ward Flexo Folder Gluer. On September 15, 2015 the second shift crew of Kasey Shockley, Michael Byrd, and Chris Cottle produced 105,505 boxes in an 8 hour shift. The crew had 3 separate set-ups during the shift.
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