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

Nov. 07, 2016

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 dynamic group who dedicated themselves and their resources to ensuring the advancement of the minority business community,” said Alejandra Y. Castillo, MBDA National Director. “Their contributions are essential to creating an ecosystem that supports, develops and elevates U.S. minority business enterprises now and in the future.”

“Summit Container is honored to be recognized as Manufacturing Firm of the Year by the U.S Department of Commerce and the MBDA. This is yet another milestone in pursuit of our goal to be the most admired company in our industry by relentlessly focusing on protecting our customer’s brands,” said Adam Walker, CEO of Summit Container. “We strongly support the advocacy and outreach of the MBDA and appreciate this prestigious award.”

About Summit Container Corporation

Founded in 1984, Summit Container Corporation, an award-winning design and manufacturing company, specializes in Protective Packaging, Secondary Contract Packaging and Packaging Supplies. With a vision, “to be the most admired global supply chain solutions partner”, Summit Container provides its customers with the highest quality and the most innovative products. The company is ISO 9001:2008 certified to Design and Manufacture Custom Protective and ESD Corrugated Packaging. Summit is a member of the Forestry Stewardship Council and a Corporate Plus Member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council.