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Tapecon to participate in SUNY Community College Workforce Development Training Grant

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  As a part of our core value Learning is a Lifestyle, Tapecon will be participating in SUNY ECC Community College Workforce Development Training program.  We will be working with ECC to provide our employees with various forms of training as it directly relates to our workforce development initiative. Workforce development training will help enhance… Read more »

Tapecon Sponsoring, Presenting & Exhibiting at MEDTECH2017

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Tapecon is a sponsor of MEDTECH2017, held on October 30-31, in Buffalo, NY. Tapecon is an Innovation and Technology Track Sponsor.  As a part of our sponsorship, Tapecon will be presenting as a session speaker and exhibiting with a booth in the Tech Showcase.   Tapecon is participating as a Session Speaker on the Innovation and… Read more »

Confidence Through Better Product Solutions

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Tapecon, Inc. recently announced a new slogan: Confidence Through Better Product Solutions.  The change was led by company President, Steve Davis.  Steve addressed the change by providing insight to the purpose of Tapecon, from the customer’s perspective. “We are proud to be a multi-generational family owned and operated company with a strong reputation and history… Read more »

Director of Operations Named as EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT of APICS Buffalo

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Tapecon is pleased to share that our Director of Operations, Michael Gebera, has been named as Executive Vice President of APICS Buffalo Chapter. As Executive Vice President, Michael is the president-elect for the chapter. To carry out the duties of the executive vice presidency, the executive vice president assists the president in running the chapter…. Read more »

OEM In-Mold Decorating Application

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Industry:  OEM In-Mold Decorating Application   Challenge:  Customer had an existing Door Opener Clicker that they wanted to upgrade the decorating with a brushed silver look.  Traditional methods to accomplish this either wouldn’t pass the tough environmental requirements or withstand the rigors of thermoforming and molding.   Solution:  Our graphics group came up with a… Read more »

Imagine RIT attendees assemble Tiger with Tapecon printed technologies

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In preparation for Imagine RIT 2017, Tapecon’s engineering department worked with RIT’s AMPrint Center to plan a project that festival attendees could participate with and learn more about our company’s capabilities.  The objective was to create an RIT Tiger with light-up eyes powered by electronics printing, provided by Tapecon. The Imagine RIT Tiger was first printed… Read more »

Quality and Compliance Manager Named to Board of WNY Sustainable Roundtable

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Tapecon is pleased to share that our Quality and Compliance Manager, Mary Sennett, has been named to the Board of WNY Sustainable Roundtable (WNY SBR). Tapecon, Inc. is a founding member of WNY. In April 2015, Tapecon submitted a Sustainability Plan to support WNY SBR during a forum called “A Sustainability Plan: Why have a Sustainability Plan. … Read more »

UB Engineering interns optimize forecasting and order quantities

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A team of 6 graduate students from the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department of the University at Buffalo worked under the guidance of Michael Gebera and Lou Oliveri on a two-month long production planning project at Tapecon. The project was mainly concerned with Forecasting and Economic Order Quantity (EOQ) calculations for raw materials listed as… Read more »

Buffalo high schools exposed to manufacturing opportunities

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Tapecon was recently awarded the 2017 Manufacturing Award for Dream It Do It, for their work toward educating about manufacturing and working to improve manufacturing workforce in Buffalo. Tapecon is working on a new initiative to teach Buffalo high schools manufacturing skills.  The goal is to schedule 1-2 field trips for students per year, informing… Read more »