For Corrugated, the price versus cost question is complex. On one hand, Price correlates directly to the amount spent on the box, whereas Total Cost often involves other factors such as buffer inventory, warehouse costs, production downtime or rescheduling while waiting for the delivery, and damage costs related to poor design, to name a few.
Many companies claim to have their customers’ needs and interests at heart, but at Akers Packaging we truly do. Satisfying the needs of our customers is at the core of what we do each and every day, and we’re proud to say we’re good at it! “The answer is yes; now tell me more about
At Akers Packaging we know that the term “lead-time” can mean different things to different people. Because of this, we focus on learning what each customer wants, and tailoring the delivery experience specifically to their individual needs. While others may employ a one size fits all model, we know that each and every business is
For over 50 years, Akers has focused on manufacturing the highest quality corrugated packaging possible. Quality is the foundation for everything we do, from the material that we purchase, the equipment we source and invest in, and the manufacturing processes we employ – called the Akers Quality System. Why We Care About Quality We know
The ultimate goal of packaging is to deliver a product in pristine condition, exactly when it is needed, which seems easy in theory. Akers Packaging Service Group’s goal is to do that on time, every time. The essential factors that go into creating a box are determining a product’s size and weight, but to create
Often, expectations for a service or product drop off dramatically once the bare minimum is delivered. For instance, when ordering a burger from a fast-food restaurant, it is expected that a burger will be handed over in the end; but between placing the order and finally reaching that last drive-thru window, most people do not
As a leader in the packaging industry, Akers understands the importance of being reliable. Akers values their customer’s timelines, the quality of packaging delivered, and making sure the boxes are delivered when they say they will be delivered. More than anything, they know that their reliability secures their customer’s positive image and future sales. Reliability