Hammer's new website is here!

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Hammer's new website is here!

The site features a fresh design, a modern, scalable navigation system, and a user-friendly interface. It is also mobile-responsive, meaning it adapts to a user's viewing device, from desktop computers, to tablets, to smartphones. One of the main goals was to build a user-friendly site that reflects our unmatched innovative approach to packaging printing. We hope you enjoy our new look and some of the new features we've added:

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How do Consumers Respond to Metallized Labels

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How do Consumers Respond to Metallized Labels

Printing on metallized or "mirror-like" substrates provides an elegant, "foil look" to your label and packaging. But, how do consumers really feel about metallized labels?

Based on a recent Neuro Science evaluation (commissioned by AR Metallizing)*, these labels proved to be compelling drivers for attracting shoppers at the shelf.

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Want to see your Finished Product with a Shrink Sleeve?

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Want to see your Finished Product with a Shrink Sleeve?

With 360 degree messaging and high shelf impact, Shrink Sleeve labels are one of the fastest growing segments in packaging.

Are you interested in trying a Shrink Sleeve on any of your current products? Thinking of expanding the use of Shrink Sleeves on new products? With Hammer's new innovative Sleeve Maker and Steambox Pro, we can quickly help you see your product with a Shrink Sleeve!

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New Opportunities Using Expanded Gamut Printing

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New Opportunities Using Expanded Gamut Printing

Take advantage of the benefits of Expanded Gamut (XG) Printing from Hammer Packaging. Using a combination of our new 7 color ink set and proprietary software tool, we can convert spot colors, giving you the ability to combine multiple files on 1 form. We can use our extra colors to enhance your image or simply replace your PMS colors.

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Expansion Complete and Ready for Business

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Expansion Complete and Ready for Business

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

The addition houses our 3rd 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 latest upgrades from Muller Martini and features nine printing units, plus an additional flexo unit, hot air drying and Electron Beam (EB) drying.

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Happy Holidays from Hammer Packaging 2012

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Happy Holidays from Hammer Packaging 2012

In celebrating our 100th Season of packaging printing, we offer our sincere thanks for your ongoing support of Hammer Packaging.

As we begin our second 100 years, we will continue to invest in new and evolving technology to support our drive to lead our industry long into the future.

Wishing you and yours the best of holidays and a prosperous 2013!

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Hammer's Growth Leads to Building Expansion

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Hammer's Growth Leads to Building Expansion

Hammer Packaging has broken ground on a 13,000 square-foot expansion at its corporate headquarters location. The addition will be constructed on the south side of the existing building and will house a third variable sleeve offset printing (VSOP) press, with room for a fourth in the future.

This state-of-the-art facility also houses an array of large-format printing presses for producing cut & stack, roll-fed, in-mold, foam and shrink sleeve labels.

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Managing Your Label Inventory Across the Entire Supply Chain

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Managing Your Label Inventory Across the Entire Supply Chain

The main function of the group is to help Hammer customers more effectively manage their label inventory throughout the supply chain. This includes creating VMO programs, reporting of inventory and WIP levels, and using customer supplied forecast for production planning and raw material ordering.

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Pictured left to right: Sheila Soehner, Sr. Substrate Planner; Corey McDonnell, Requirements Planning Manager; Kathy Hirschler, Demand Planning Coordinator; Huy Au, Demand Planning Coordinator 

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Hammer Installs 2nd Variable Sleeve Offset Printing (VSOP) Press

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Hammer Installs 2nd Variable Sleeve Offset Printing (VSOP) Press

Not only is Hammer Packaging the first packaging printer in North America to offer high-quality web offset printing with variable-sleeve technology, but also the first company to launch a second press of similar configuration, globally.

After bringing this new, break-through technology to market, we have validated all of the reasons why this technology is a superior alternative to gravure and flexographic printing. Our customers have also experienced the benefits of web offset printing.

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Innovative Sortation System Expands Hammer's Finishing Capabilities

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Innovative Sortation System Expands Hammer's Finishing Capabilities

Hammer Packaging has expanded its finishing capabilities in the areas of slitting, seaming, auto-packaging and sortation. Of particular note is our unique and innovative sortation system that was custom designed specifically for Hammer.

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