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Expansion complete at Hammer Packaging

January 29, 2013

The project added 13,000 square feet to its existing building in New York.

Hammer Packaging recently finished over a million dollar building expansion at its corporate headquarters in West Henrietta, NY, USA. The project added 13,000 square feet to the existing building, increasing its total size to over 103,000 square feet.

The addition houses the company's third and newest variable sleeve offset printing (VSOP) press; which kicked off the new year completing its first commercial print job. The press is equipped with the upgrades from Muller Martini and features nine printing units, plus an additional flexo unit, hot air drying and Electron Beam (EB) drying.

Printing Industries of America recently named Hammer Best Workplace in the Americas 2012, for its exemplary human resources practices.

Hammer Packaging is a privately-held, multi-color packaging printer with expertise in sheetfed offset, web offset and flexography. Core products produced include cut-and-stack labels, in-mold labels, shrink-sleeve labels, roll-on shrink-on labels, roll-fed labels and pressure sensitive labels.
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