Posts made in April, 2015

Packrite Installs Bobst Masterfold 170 with First of Kind Gyrobox

»Posted on Apr 15, 2015 in News

Packrite, llc has put into service a Bobst Masterfold 170 high-speed folder-gluer. This first of its kind machine expands Packrite’s capabilities with features such as 4-corner and 6-corner capbilities, a hot glue applicator in addition to the standard gluing system, twin Gyrobox sections for multi-directional folding at high-speeds, and  auto-bottom backfolding. the Masterflute 170 line is also configured with a Bobst Streampak automatic packing system with a Wexler “soft-touch” banding system… Learn more.

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Packrite selects High Point for $9.5M Expansion

»Posted on Apr 10, 2015 in News

Triad Business Journal – It’s official: Packrite, a High Point-based packaging firm that employs 78 people, will begin construction next month on a 70,000-square-foot addition to its existing plant as it expects to add 100 jobs during the next five years. It’s part of a $9.5 million expansion that the High Point City Council approved $152,450 worth of incentives for in January. The company also is the recipient of a performance-based grant from the One North Carolina fund for up to $100,000. The expansion announcement was made Tuesday from Packrite’s facility on Packrite Court in High Point. The estimated investment includes $2.6 million for construction of the addition at Packrite’s 125,000-square foot plant located at 1650 Packrite Court...

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