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News & Updates
Ink with a Function
How specialized ink can tell you when food has been safely processed
If you work in the food industry, the risk of contaminated food is a major concern. At Hammer Packaging, our role in High Pressure Processing (HPP) seeks to eliminate contaminated or spoiled food exposure before the product enters the marketplace.READ MORE
Hammer Packaging and Karma Water on Good Day Rochester
13WHAM ABC News produced a feature segment on Karma Wellness Water in their Good Day Rochester morning show program. READ MORE
Hot Stamping 101
What it is and how it works
What is hot stamping?
Hot stamping creates a precise application of foil with a dimensional feel on the paper. It utilizes a die on our stamping machine mounted above the flexo press. The die or “stamp” is heated so as the sheet of foil runs through, the pressure from the stamp fixes the foil to the paper surface.
Hammer Packaging uses the 10-color 17” P7 Mark Andy flexo press for all of its hot stamping needs.READ MORE
Picking your Packaging
What packaging is right for your product?
At Hammer Packaging, we are committed to helping customers and products grow “from startup to success”, with engineering solutions to take your project to the next level. A vital part is determining the right packaging for your product and the impact it will have on the shelf.READ MORE
Hammer Packaging Overview Video
Lead, Don’t Follow.
For over 100 years, Hammer Packaging has been a leader in the package printing industry, decorating some of the nation’s most recognizable brands. With a focus on innovation and engineering, Hammer is your strategic partner from product testing to brand maturity.READ MORE
Jim Hammer Video Interview
We do what we say we’re going to do.
President and CEO, Jim Hammer, sets the bar high for the company. The fourth generation to own the company, Jim holds his employees to six shared values. The end product is continuous customer satisfaction and consistent recognition as a “BestREAD MORE
Louis Iovoli Video Interview
Today, we’re an engineering company.
The printing industry is rapidly evolving and Hammer Packaging is ready to take the changes head-on. Lou Iovoli, Sr. Vice President, discusses Hammer as a strategic partner at the table as product packaging moves into the future. We’re workingREAD MORE