SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Emmeci USA, LLC has joined the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC), the North American association for paperboard packaging manufacturers and their suppliers.
Headquartered in East Providence, Rhode Island, Emmeci USA sells, installs and services automated machines for the production of paper and paperboard rigid boxes as well as flat board products. The firm is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Emmeci Group S.p.A., which is located in the Tuscany region of Italy and where Emmeci equipment is researched, designed and assembled.
Responsible for the entire manufacturing process, Emmeci Group has an extensive research and development department that utilizes 2D-3D CAD design technology. They also have a complete production area with a machine tool shop and camera-assisted work zones for manufacturing technologically-advanced mechanical component parts.
Emmeci’s equipment helps rigid box converters serve many diverse market segments. The luxury segment includes cosmetics, jewelry, upscale apparel and shoes, wine and spirits and other gift boxes for a variety of market segments. The electronics segment includes smart phones and other personal devices as well as special edition CDs, DVDs and books. Emmeci equipment also produces rigid boxes for the confection and game board industries, along with puzzles, display stands, posters and calendars.
“I extend a warm welcome to Emmeci USA,” said Ben Markens, PPC president. “An excellent addition to our community of rigid box manufacturers and suppliers, I hope they harness PPC’s resources and vast network to better their business.”
“We are excited to get involved with PPC and the North American rigid box manufacturing community,” said Dominick J. Archino, the U.S. manager of Emmeci Group. “By deepening current relationships and building new ones, we can share expertise, better serve our customers and build a better industry.”
PPC supplier members like Emmeci USA often serve as thought leaders at educational programs such as PPC’s Folding Carton Boot Camp, share their expertise through multimedia presentations at biannual conferences and present their newest products and services during special events—ultimately building deep relationships with customers and prospects throughout the industry.
Additionally, PPC members enjoy access to exclusive industry benchmarking reports, studies, webinars, and legislative updates. They can also attend informative conferences and participate in publicity-generating programs such as TICCIT.
To learn more about how PPC membership supports both converters and suppliers of paperboard packaging, visit paperbox.org/member