News & Events

Unicorr Continues to Score Big for the Community Despite Pandemic Challenges

November 2020 – Each year we look forward to our annual golf outing where we have a great opportunity to spend time with our trusted partners and valued customers and to say thank you. Given the COVID-19 pandemic, we recognized it was in everyone’s best interest to cancel our golf outing this year.   With […]

New Graphics and Structural Design Center Expands Capabilities at Unicorr Packaging Group

October 2020 – In an ongoing effort to develop successful solutions for clients’ brands and messaging, Unicorr Packaging Group has opened a comprehensive, state-of-the-art design center in North Haven, CT. This new facility enhances packaging development capabilities and merges structural and graphic designers into a collaborative and dedicated environment serving all of Unicorr’s corrugated production […]

Unicorr Manufacturing Facilities Turn to Renewable Energy Through Solar Power

September 2020 – Unicorr Packaging Group continues their longstanding commitment to sustainability with the installation of solar arrays on the roofs of three of their manufacturing facilities. As designers and manufacturers of custom corrugated products and protective packaging, the company is at the forefront of sustainability and has been voluntarily tracking their carbon emissions for over […]

Vermont Container Corp. Receives the AICC Perfect Plant Safety Award for 2019

August 2020 – The safety of our people is the highest priority at all of the Unicorr Packaging Group plants. We are extremely proud that Vermont Container Corp. (VCC) has once again received the AICC Perfect Plant Safety Award for 2019. This marks the eighth year in a row that VCC has achieved this honor. They […]

Unicorr’s First Uni-CARES Food Drive

June 2020 – Unicorr Packaging Group held its first Uni-CARES food drive of 2020 on June 27th. For this drive, Unicorr partnered with TEEG, a non-profit human service organization that provides assistance and support to families in the communities of Northeast Connecticut. Unicorr and TEEG volunteers set up a food and donation drop-off site at Unicorr’s […]

New Manufacturing and Warehouse Facility Added to Unicorr’s Operations

February 2020 – Nutmeg Container, a division of Unicorr Packaging Group, one of the largest protective packaging manufacturers in the Northeast, recently completed the total refurbishment of a 125,000 sq. ft. manufacturing and warehouse facility in Thompson, CT, into a high-tech, more environmentally-friendly production operation. The new building has enabled the company to bring its growing […]

Unicorr Packaging Group Acquires Coastal Pallet Corp. of Bridgeport, CT

January 2020 – The Protective Packaging Division of Unicorr Packaging Group has acquired one of the largest manufacturers of new pallets in the Northeast, Coastal Pallet Corporation of Bridgeport, CT. A state-of-the-art manufacturer of custom wooden pallets, crates, and skids for various industries for nearly fifty years, the company has been recognized in the industry for […]

Unicorr Adds 4-Color High-Speed Flexo Folder Gluer to its Line of Highly Efficient, State-of-the-Art Production Equipment

October 2019 – Unicorr Packaging Group has added a Bobst FFG 8.20 Expertline—a 4-color high-speed flexo folder gluer with die-cutting capability—to its line of highly efficient, state-of-the-art production equipment. Recently installed at Massachusetts Container in Marlborough, the Bobst 8.20 produces high quality corrugated boxes for almost any industry including food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, e-commerce, […]

Unicorr Achieves Certification as an Amazon APASS Provider

March 2019 – Unicorr Packaging Group is now a certified APASS provider, the Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network. The APASS network was created by Amazon to help their vendors find packaging suppliers. As an APASS provider, Unicorr is qualified to design, test, and manufacture packaging to meet Amazon’s latest stringent guidelines. “Reducing packaging waste […]