Accord Carton News
Dec 17

Accord Tracks Inventory in Real Time with Latest Technology

Accord Tracks Inventory in Real Time with Latest Technology

Accord Carton is continually integrating new technologies to help provide seamless service for our customers. By implementing the latest RFID technology (radio frequency identification) tags on top of our existing Barcoding system, we are able to provide real time data of our customers’ orders from the time it’s printed to the time it’s shipped with pinpoint accuracy. […]

Oct 02

ICG Visits Accord

ICG Visits Accord

Independent Carton Group, which Accord Carton are members of, visited Accord on August 1, 2013 for a city and plant tour. Our guests were given a tour of our beautiful city and our Alsip Plant. Details of the benefits of our membership in ICG and how it helps our customers can be found here.  

Aug 27

2014 G7 Master Certificate

2014 G7 Master Certificate

Accord received it’s annual G7 Master Certification. This certificate ensures that you receive consistent color throughout our entire production process. With our upgraded and modern technology, techniques and process control standards, we can produce high quality printing across your brand and all it’s products. Learn more about what it means to be a G7 Master here. […]

Jun 08

Beer City 2013

Beer City 2013

Grand Rapids Michigan is awarded the Beer City USA 2013 title. The city has become a boomtown for the craft brewing industry in recent years and we’re proud to be a part of it by outfitting several breweries with our 6ix Pack Carriers, a custom beer carrier company.

May 09

Trees into Cartons, Cartons into Trees

Trees into Cartons, Cartons into Trees

In honor of Earth Day, Arbor Day, and as part of National Paperboard Packaging Week Accord Carton partners with schools every year from local communities in PPC’s TICCIT program (pronounced “Ticket”), which stands for Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees.” This annual educational program for elementary school students highlights the natural renewability and sustainability of […]

Jan 21

The Sustainability of Print

The Sustainability of Print

Have you ever wondered about the sustainability of printing on paper? Accord is certified by SFI (Sustainable Forest Initiative) and FSC (The Forest Stewardship Council) and is a leader in sustainable practices to ensure we are doing our part to protect the environment. Get answers to common questions of how print affects forests and what […]

Dec 12

Craft Brewers Conference, Washington DC

Craft Brewers Conference, Washington DC

6ix Pack Carrier will be attending the Craft Brewers Conference & Brew Expo America from March 26-29. Stop by booth #3117 to pick up some 6ix Pack Carrier samples and take a peak at our latest products. Learn more about the conference here. Click here to visit 6ix Pack Carrier.

Dec 05

2012–2013 G7 Master Certification

2012–2013 G7 Master Certification

High demand for color consistency regardless of where or how something is printed is a well-appointed customer expectation. With the completion of our G7 Master Print Certification, we have mastered the methodology for achieving predictable color consistency throughout the entire production chain. We have defined process controls for the neutrality and tonality of an image […]

Nov 24

6ix Pack Carrier Wins Gold

6ix Pack Carrier Wins Gold

We’re please to announce that 6ix Pack Carrier wins gold at the 69th Annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. There was some great competition and we’re happy to come away with a win! Check out the video here To learn more about our custom six pack beer carriers, click here.

Oct 08

Say Hello to our New Bobst 57″ Die-Cutter

Say Hello to our New Bobst 57″ Die-Cutter

Say hello to our new Bobst Hi-Speed 57″ die-cutter. Accord now operates with four Bobst die-cutters: three 57″ and one 56.” The Mastercut 145 PER-Autoplaten die-cutter is a large format workhorse. The Mastercut brings a state of the art register system, an intelligent feeder, automatic pallet transfer, and a data management system to deliver superb […]