Author: Melissa Walsh

Acucote Inc. announces new COO and National sales manager

Effective immediately, Gene Lauffer fulfills role of COO

Gene Lauffer has been promoted to chief operating officer at Acucote Inc.Gene joined Acucote in 2008 as the national sales manager. In 2011, he accepted the position of vice president of sales and later served as the senior vice president of commerce.He has worked in the pressure-sensitive label stock industry for 30 years, and as COO he will continue to provide leadership and energy to Acucote.

Mike Hudson has been hired as the national sales manager; effective immediately. He joins Acucote with more than 15 years of sales and sales management experience in the paper, adhesive, converting and labeling industries.

Acucote would also like to extend a happy retirement to former COO, Rick Cromer.  Rick was influential in establishing a nationwide sales force and was essential in Acucote’s evolution from a manufacturer of commodity products to an established, custom label stock supplier.

Acucote Inc. offers half-master piggyback program

Customers can purchase 34 different piggyback products in half-master widths

Acucote is now offering a half-master piggyback program. Customers can choose from 17 different face stocks to construct up to 34 half-master combinations. This line features Acucote’s all-temperature, permanent adhesive AT-4505. Available bottom-ply combinations include 40# / AT-4505 / 40# and 40# / AT-4505 / 50#. Face stocks include prime papers, fluorescents, prime films and variable print.

This program is ideal for short-run orders and custom applications. Minimum order quantity is 29.25” x 2,500’. Purchase single or multiple rolls.

Ships within five business days.