Board Converting News, January 17, 2022

Converter Outlook, Part 2 (CONT’D FROM PAGE 16)

“As for Ox Box, we’re still ex- periencing very high levels of de- mand for our products. We expect this to continue for the foreseeable future. Our main focus has been and will continue to be increasing our capacity to meet the increased demand. This has been challeng- ing with production machinery and

Guy Ockerland

ancillary product lead times stretched. “Here are projects and machinery that have been com- pleted or are in progress: • Upgraded short run box machine: New Solarco box- maker with automatic stacker. Installed Nov. 2020. • Additional jumbo press: Rebuilt Marumatsu 85-inch by 185-inch jumbo with stacker. Installed Aug. 2021. • New jumbo press / die cutter – Makina 110-inch by 196- inch two-color jumbo with die cut section. Delivery/in- stallation in process. • New two-piece stitcher-gluer: Gazzella TO stitcher-glu- er. Delivery / installation in process. • New CAD table: ZUND prototype CAD table. Installed December 2021. • Upgraded scrap system: Reconditioned Balemaster scrap system. Installation in process.


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January 17, 2022

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