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Summit Wins Nulogy PackStar – Outstanding Agility Award

Summit, with two divisions serving custom protective packaging and contract packaging services for electronics, automotive and consumer goods companies, was challenged by a lack of customer forecasts. Implementing PackManager company-wide in a Lean, continuous improvement mode helped Summit improve its just-in-time environment, optimizing production and reducing waste by $2 million. Summit’s on time in full (OTIF) rate has also risen from 80 percent to 99.7%. https://nulogy.com/who-we-are/news-events/3pls-co-packers-boost-supply-chain-metrics-win-nulogy-packstar-awards/

Summit Container Corporation Named Manufacturing Firm of the Year by the U.S. Department of Commerce

Summit Container Corporation (Summit), an award-winning manufacturer and designer of protective packaging, contract packaging, packaging supplies and fulfillment solutions, headquartered in Monument, CO, has been named the National Manufacturing Company of the Year by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s MBDA. The awards announcing the U.S. Department of Commerce winners were recently held in Chicago at the 2016 National Minority Supplier Development Council National Convention and Minority Enterprise Development Week. Summit Container was recognized by the MBDA along other organizations, businesses, and individuals who have demonstrated leadership, commitment and excellence in advancing the minority business community. “We’re honored to recognize this... Read More

U.S. Patent Approval of Innovative Reusable Pop Up Protective Packaging Announcement

Summit Container Corporation is announcing the official registration of U.S. Patent No. 9,120,593. The U.S. Patent defines Summit Container’s design of the packaging as “A specialized box with integrated dividers suitable for transporting multiple rectangular products.” Leading providers of telecommunications and cable services have been using Summit Container’s patented design, popularly known as the “Pop Up Box”, to store and ship set-top units, routers, modems and Digital Transport Adapters to customers nationwide. Summit’s patented design creates integrated, foam lined compartments for cords, cable, remotes, and power units from a single piece of recycled board stock. The applications of the design... Read More

CEO, Adam Walker with fellow 49er Ronnie Lott, to provide keynote speech at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, San Francisco Rountable

SAN FRANCISCO, CA– April 14, 2015 — The CSCMP San Francisco Roundtable today announced four new sponsors of its April 28th Innovation Dinner at Levi’s Stadium: Deloitte Consulting LLC (www.deloitte.com) as a Champion level sponsor, and Key Player Sponsorship support from HP (www.hp.com), Toyota (www.toyota.com) and Grand Canal Solutions (www.grandcanals.com). This announcement follows closely on the heels of last week’s when arvato Bertelsmann, CH Robinson, Jones Lang LaSalle and RK Group stepped up with Champion level sponsorship support. “We’ll have to close registration soon as we’re nearly at capacity for the Bourbon & Steak tailgate section we’ve booked. This year’s... Read More

Gwinnett Tech Celebrates 2014 Commencement

Gwinnett Tech Celebrates 2014 Commencement
 Homestead Packaging Solutions CEO Adam Walker Reminds Graduates to Dream Big Gwinnett Tech faculty, staff and students celebrated commencement this week, with almost 600 graduates crossing the stage at the Gwinnett Arena. Gwinnett Tech has consistently been a state leader in graduation awards within the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) and to date, has awarded the highest number of awards within the system. The college has conferred almost 1,400 graduation awards to date, a number that will rise significantly in the coming weeks as summer term and the academic year concludes. Over the past... Read More

Award Winning Packaging Manufacturer Summit Container Acquired by 127 Summit Holdings

127 Summit Holdings has acquired Summit Container Corporation, a leading provider of Electrostatic Discharge cartons, set top boxes, specialty packaging and fulfillment. Packaging industry veteran, Adam Walker, co-founder and partner of 127 Holdings will lead Summit Container as the Chief Executive Officer. Summit Container Corporation (Summit Container), has been acquired by 127 Summit Holdings, an investment holding company founded by Richard Powell and Adam Walker. Summit is a contract manufacturing and packaging company specializing in Electrostatic Discharge cartons for circuit packs, set top boxes, assembly, fulfillment and “just in time” delivery services. Summit serves a range of Fortune 500 clients... Read More