Colter & Peterson
Nearly two years ago, Mark Smiley, owner and president of Badger Paperboard in Fredonia, WI, traded in an outdated, 100” Seybold paper cutter for an 85” Seybold unit rebuilt by Colter & Peterson, featuring the latest electronics and a separate ‘Flying Carpet” system. The trade turned out to be a winning move.
Adding a reconditioned 45" Polar paper cutter from Colter & Peterson has produced results that went above and beyond the expectations of Jason Henderberg, a 20-year employee who has served as Canfield & Tack’s director of manufacturing for the last five years.
Larry Ockenden, finishing operations manager at Hammer Packaging, expects to have his company's custom 75" Saber XXL paper cutter delivered and installed by Colter & Peterson in early March. This will be Hammer's third Saber paper cutter. "Our relationship with Colter & Peterson goes back many years," he says.
As business continues to grow, James Morland, vice president of operations for SunShine Paper in Aurora, CO, said the company cuts between 60,000 to 80,000 custom size sheets of paper per day. The team was looking for a new paper cutter and ran into one at GRAPH EXPO 14. When Morland saw the Saber XXL from Colter & Peterson in action, he thought "it was absolutely amazing."
After a successful SGIA Expo in Orlando last year, Colter & Peterson will be returning for this year's show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, October 22-24. The Saber XXL and Saber X15 Plus series will be on display at the company's booth. Manufactured to ISO-9001 standards, Saber ranges in size from 65-137” and some new features include an upgraded hydraulic system, cut optimization, automatic knife setting and the availability of automatic waste removal.
AT GRAPH EXPO 14, held September 28-October 1, in Chicago, Colter & Peterson will feature its Saber 116cm (45") X15 paper cutter and four powerful versions of Microcut, the automated back gauge control system, as well as the B-65 control system.
At the SGIA Expo being held October 22-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Colter & Peterson will display a wide range of paper cutters and paper handling equipment, including its largest series, the Saber XXL, that ranges in size from 65-126” and delivers precise, accurate cuts.
Colter & Peterson and Function Control, a leading European company in optical sheet counting and ream marking for paper, board, corrugated and other industries, have reached an agreement where C&P will distribute a new line of Function Control’s paper counting machines for the offset printing market in the United States.
At GRAPH EXPO 2014 in Chicago from Sept. 28-Oct. 1, Colter & Peterson will showcase four Microcut automated backgauge programs for paper cutters, including two making their North American debut, and the C&P Microsystems B-65 control system and a Saber 116cm (45") paper cutter.
Aspen Marketing Services in Earth City, MO, recently installed two new Saber X15 paper cutters from Colter & Peterson. The workhorse 45" paper cutters represent a significant upgrade for Aspen, a division of Epsilon, a global leader in creating customer connections that build brand and business equity.