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Press Releases

  • Benches on Parade
    Hammer Participates in Benches on Parade

    Hammer Packaging has joined the community arts project, Benches on Parade, which is raising money for local not-for-profits. READ MORE

  • Hammer Wins Environmental Leadership Award

    Hammer Packaging received the 2010 Environmental Leadership Award for demonstrating a significant commitment to environmental and conservation issues, and dedicating resources to programs that will have a positive impact on the environment. READ MORE

  • Hammer Leads Industry with New KBA 64

    Hammer Packaging has installed a new KBA Rapida 162 64-inch eight-color sheetfed press plus coater and additional key accessories such as a roll-to-sheet feeder, KBA Densitronic Professional color control system, and lightweight paper package. READ MORE

  • Hammer Earns NAPL Management Plus Award

    Hammer Packaging has earned the National Association of Printing Leadership (NAPL) 2010 Management Plus Silver Award for their overall management excellence. READ MORE

  • Hammer Wins Nine International Print Awards

    Hammer Packaging won nine awards in the 35th International Gallery of Superb Printing competition, produced by the International Association of Printing House Craftsmen (IAPHC). The IAPHC awards are recognized globally as one of the highest honors given in the graphic design and print industry.

    9 International Print Awards

    Hammer received the following awards: Gold – Fruitopia, JoJo Energy and Chadwick Bay Grape Juice; Silver – Ovaltine, Cell-Nique and Nika Water; Bronze – Snapple Tea; Honorable Mention – XO Energy and Arctic Power.

    Shrink Sleeve labels brought in over half of the awards for Hammer. Featuring our variable sleeve offset printing (VSOP) technology, Chadwick Bay by Cliffstar Corporation brought home Gold, highlighting Hammer’s expertise in this new, innovative technology.

    Kevin Keane, president of IAPHC, commented: "Our event has been the beneficiary of seeing the growth of Hammer Packaging in terms of technical execution, range of product and services, and an avid embrace of leading with excellence for many years. In recent years we have seen how label printing, a field at the root of Hammer history, has become high art as presented by the entries from Hammer. World class brands turn to a world class purveyor like Hammer to help their product stand out amidst the field. We salute the team at Hammer Packaging for living their mantra - 'we lead, we don't follow' - and we congratulate them on their nine International Gallery awards celebrating their world class graphic arts prowess.”


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