SUN AUTOMATION CORRUGATED BLOG

Recruit, Retain, Reward Employees

With the ever-increasing competition for talent, what can companies do to attract the right individuals? It will require creative methods and incentives. We will need to reward in ways that will encourage, motivate and ultimately serve to help…

Supply Chain, Labor Challenges Continue to Consume Attention

Global manufacturers, including most all AICC Associate and General Member companies, are feeling unprecedented pressure as we crawl out of a post-pandemic world. Components shortages, compounded by surging raw material prices, has created a…
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New LMC Jumbo Rotary Die Cutter Installed at Gerrity in Ontario

SUN Automation Group Installed a Jumbo Rotary Die Cutter (RDC) at Gerrity Corrugated Paper Products Ltd. in Concord, Ontario, Canada SUN Automation Group (SUN), a global leader in providing innovative solutions to the global corrugated industry,…

Labor Shortages Enhance the Need for Greater Automation

Eighteen months ago our industry and employees were identified as “essential” and many suppliers and box plants are experiencing great success and growth as a result. However, as demand continues to rise the labor required to meet it has…
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Increasing Uptime - OEM OPERATOR TRAINING: The forgotten key to optimizing machine performance

A lot of thought, effort, and money is invested in making the machines at a corrugated facility run properly. Everything from repairs to routine maintenance and upgrades and innovations in equipment can do wonders for maximizing profit and minimizing…

SUN Automation Group Proves Strong Partners Create Strong Solutions

SUN Automation Group® continues to provide robust solutions to the global corrugated industry. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and its unprecedented levels of pressure on the corrugated industry, SUN reached significant milestones over…
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Increasing Uptime - Data Science - the way of the future

The maintenance of corrugated machinery involves a lot of nuance – hundreds of thousands of moving parts, each working in tandem and each with its own set of responsibilities and maintenance needs. As parts undergo natural wear and tear from…
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Top Print vs Bottom Print Flexo Folder Gluer: 3 Pros & Cons

When considering a flexo folder gluer, Open/Close or Set While Run are not the only major considerations to research. Top-printing flexo folder gluers have different advantages and disadvantages than bottom-printing machines and it’s important…
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Increasing Uptime - Retrofits and Rebuilds: lower cost fixes to big ticket problems

One of the most common financial challenges that box plants face is the cost of new equipment. Even after an unprecedented period of demand around shipping and packaging due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the financial uncertainty is still looming…