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2017

Posted by on Jan 1, 2018 in CC News | Comments Off on 2017

2017

2017 was a record breaking year for Cumberland Container sales, the best in 48 years. On November 3rd, 2017 there was an employee luncheon held in celebration of our record breaking month! We have been growing and continue to grow thanks to our customers. We wanted to thank all of our associates as well for contributing their time and effort and making Cumberland Container your go to supplier for your packaging needs!

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2018 Fitzgerald Truck Announcement

Posted by on Dec 30, 2017 in CC News | Comments Off on 2018 Fitzgerald Truck Announcement

2018 Fitzgerald Truck Announcement

Cumberland Container recently purchased its second Fitzgerald Freightliner Coronado tractor as part of the company’s commitment to rejuvenate and improve its fleet of 8 trucks. This new Freightliner with a 500 Horsepower Detroit Green engine is Gettysburg Gray on the exterior to match the gray trailers Cumberland has in its fleet of 50 trailers. The interior is sleek Oasis Tan Chaparral and comes complete with numerous accessories. Produced in Byrdstown Tennessee, this is the second Fitzgerald tractor Cumberland has purchased in 2 years with...

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BCS AutoBOX

Posted by on Dec 27, 2017 in CC News | Comments Off on BCS AutoBOX

BCS AutoBOX

We are very excited to announce the newest machine to Cumberland’s already wide variety of equipment. Introducing the BCS AutoBOX! It has recently been installed and is ready for your custom orders. The AutoBOX is servo controlled, meaning it is capable of automatically changing styles and sizes, reducing the need for tooling and manual set ups. Using Quick Set UP technology and touch activated screens, the box style and size are easily entered and stored so that we may create a multitude of boxes with little setup time and no expensive...

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Xante Excelagraphix 4800 Digital Printer

Posted by on Dec 22, 2017 in CC News | Comments Off on Xante Excelagraphix 4800 Digital Printer

Xante Excelagraphix 4800 Digital Printer

The newly purchased and installed Xante Digital printer allows Cumberland to provide print packaging in house saving time and money while providing an additional service to the customer. The Excelagraphix 4800 will produce full color samples in house avoiding customers having to purchase printing plates, incur set up charges to review samples. The Xante only requires a PDF file and it can immediately produce samples for approval and then to production runs. Although not a large industrial printer it does allow customers to design custom...

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Esko Kongsberg XL-Series: Record-breaking productivity and versatility

Posted by on Dec 21, 2017 in CC News | Comments Off on Esko Kongsberg XL-Series: Record-breaking productivity and versatility

Esko Kongsberg XL-Series: Record-breaking productivity and versatility

The Esko Kongsberg XL-Series of die-less cutting and creasing tables for packaging applications are the benchmark in their kind for reliability and productivity. It delivers record-breaking productivity and versatility, resulting from leading edge technology. The Kongsberg table is one of the industry’s most cost-effective machines, loaded with unique features that save time and boost sample quality. The Kongsberg XL 46 sample table was installed in Cumberland Container in 2005 and has capabilities that range from E flute to Triple-Wall to...

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Human Resources Manager

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in CC News, New Employees | Comments Off on Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Adriana Salinas joined Cumberland Container August of 2017 with over 11 years of Human Resources experience.  She is bilingual in English and Spanish and also a long time resident of Monterey. She attended Tennessee College of Applied Technology and is furthering her education by attending Volunteer State Community College and has been a Tennessee resident since 1998. Adriana works closely with the Plant Supervisor for hiring and training needs, holds job interviews and organizes ongoing training programs. She also handles the new hire...

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Sales

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in CC News, New Employees | Comments Off on Sales

Sales

David Bussell joined Cumberland Container May of 2017 as a salesperson. David has over 18 years of customer service experience, he is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture and calls Cookeville home. David has assisted in acquiring new Customers and travels to different area businesses to assist them with their corrugated boxes needs. David has previous insurance experience and is very professional. He has a friendly attitude and can be counted on to assist with any sales question you may...

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Design

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in CC News, New Employees | Comments Off on Design

Design

James Grosklaus joined the Design department at Cumberland Container February 2017, he has previous experience working with AutoCAD and graduated from the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in 2016. Since coming to Cumberland Container he has become proficient in Artios CAD software used by the company. He has also learned how to cut samples on the Kongsberg XL 46, which is possibly the longest in Tennessee. He recently completed intensive training on the new Xante digital printer....

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Accounts Payable/Payroll

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in CC News, New Employees | Comments Off on Accounts Payable/Payroll

Accounts Payable/Payroll

Chelsea Guthrie joined Cumberland Container August of 2016 in an accounting position, she is originally from White House, TN and graduated from Tennessee Tech University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Chelsea quickly mastered the Amtech software and has become Cumberland’s Controller working closely with the CFO. She handles the daily cash management and has an excellent relationship with all of our customers. Chelsea has become so proficient at her accounting work she has also been assisting Customer Service with Cumberland’s...

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Receptionist/Purchasing

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in CC News, New Employees | Comments Off on Receptionist/Purchasing

Receptionist/Purchasing

Karen Mecum joined Cumberland Container May of 2017 as our new front desk and telephone receptionist, she was born and raised in Michigan and has lived in several states. She studied commercial art and business in college and has held careers in the medical field and portrait photography. Karen lives on a small farm with horses and cats and loves calling middle TN home. Karen has moved enthusiastically into her role as receptionist and has expanded her duties into purchasing and market research. She is currently training in Customer Service...

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Customer Service Representative

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in CC News, New Employees | Comments Off on Customer Service Representative

Customer Service Representative

Holly Hassler joined Cumberland Container March of 2016 as our front desk receptionist, but she has since transitioned into a full time Customer Service role. Before joining Cumberland Container, Holly held a variety of roles at different area businesses. Holly attended Roane State Community College. In her role as Customer Service Holly has taken on some of Cumberland’s largest customers and is increasing her portfolio with new customers as they begin ordering from Cumberland. Holly has done an excellent job in mastering the AmTech software...

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New Software with Helping Customers

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in CC News | Comments Off on New Software with Helping Customers

New Software with Helping Customers

In 2017, Cumberland added the Customer Care Portal to their operating software Amtech. With this addition, our customers can now interact in real time by having a 360º view of account and order status over days, weeks and months. In addition to that, we can grant access to one click order tracking, shipment tracking, design collaboration and other advanced reporting, such as re-printing invoices and bill of ladings. It’s a simple, valuable online customer experience, giving our customers the information about their account and products when...

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