EastCoast Packaging History


June 2015

EastCoast Packaging is under construction while we renovate our front offices.

April 2015

EastCoast Packaging hired TheeDesign Studio to create a responsive website to ensure we stay competitive in the packaging industry and continue to meet our customers’ high expectations of us.

Summer 2012

Here we grow… In order to better serve our customers EastCoast Packaging has purchased a spacious 70,000 square foot production facility. This facility will be fully operational by mid Summer 2012.

November 4, 2011

EastCoast Packaging has expanded its services to New Jersey with a production facility located in East Rutherford. To better serve its northern customers, the New Jersey location is being retrofitted to accommodate the required operation demands. This production facility will be fully operational by January 1st, 2012.

September 9, 2011

EastCoast Packaging has purchased a larger format printer that will allow the company to fulfill larger dimension size packaging prototype requests. The printer will also allow EastCoast Packaging to produce short runs of materials that are necessary to keep up with the demand for fast turnaround times.

August 21, 2011

In order to better serve the increase of demands for its customers, EastCoast Packaging has added another large die-cutter with stripping capabilities. With the addition of this piece of equipment, the company’s production has become much more efficient and can better keep up with demand.

June 1, 2011

EastCoast Packaging adds a Graphic Designer to our team! We welcome Kris O’Hagan to our team. Kris is a Graduate of Nassau Community College in Westbury, Long Island with an Associates in Graphics Design. She also possesses a Web Design Certificate from Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh and is currently pursuing a Web Programming Certificate. She aspires to obtain her degree for IT Technician. She has over seven years in the design industry.

May 2, 2011

EastCoast Packaging welcomes Jamie Talerico to our growing team as National Sales Director! Jamie is a 1995 Graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College. Jamie started as an Assistant Baseball Coach at Fairmon State College where he was Head of Player Recruitment. Jamie relocated to Raleigh in 2001 taking on Contract Sales for TMP Worldwide specializing in the IT Industry. Later, he became a Business Account Representative at Mobile Mini, Inc., focusing on Portable Storage Business. Jamie looks forward to the many challenges ahead and is excited about continuing the growth of EastCoast Packaging on a national level.

March 22, 2011

EastCoast Packaging welcomes Barbara Chaapel to our growing team! Barbara will focus on Customer Service and has over 10 years experience working within the customer service field with three of those years being within the printing industry. With her experience and commitment to great customer service, she has become a valuable asset to EastCoast Packaging.

February 14, 2011

EastCoast Packaging is pleased to announce a new procedure for creating packaging prototypes that will reduce your cost, and streamline the process. With these capibilities this procedure allows our customers to see firsthand what their product will look like prior to manufacturing the entire job, and still be conscience of their budget. These packaging prototypes can be made out of various thicknesses, and textures.

September 1, 2010

EastCoast Packaging aquired Atlanta Packaging Specialties. This aquisition enables EastCoast Packaging to manufacture a larger amount of fancy wrapped rigid setup boxes, as well as introduce EastCoast Packaging to the increasing demand of packaging manufacturers in Georgia.

July 27, 2010

EastCoast Packaging launches new website.

June 1, 2010

EastCoast Packaging is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Crystal Nines as Marketing Administrator. Crystal has over 10 years experience in the printing business.

August 1, 2009

EastCoast Packaging is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Jimmy Royall as Sales Manager.

June 25, 2009

In order to better serve our customers, and offer more space for warehousing, as well as kitting/fulfillment, EastCoast Packaging expanded the operation an additional 40,000 square foot warehouse.

February 12, 2008

As we continue to grow EastCoast Packaging expanded into a new, more modern 20,000 square foot facility.

May 7, 2007

We installed a new folder/gluer that has capability to manufacture styles of boxes that include but are not limited to 4-6 corner, auto lock, 1-2-3 Bottom, etc.

September 21, 2006

Foil stamping and embossing was added to the list of services that we provide.

April 3, 2004

Die-cutting was targeted as a growth segment of the business. We acquired the equipment and ability to offer full service die-cutting capabilities.

June 1, 2001

EastCoast Packaging added setup boxes and fulfillment services.

December 5, 1997

EastCoast Packaging expanded to manufacturing corrugated boxes.

October 15, 1995

EastCoast Packaging started the business by supplying poly bags to the hosiery industry.