Wildpack announces sales highlights and SQF designation
Wildpack has announced its December 2022 sales and production highlights, and a significant quality assurance achievement for the company.
With confirmed customer orders totalling $5,683,527 and a record-breaking 224 confirmed sales orders, the company had a very strong finish to the year.
In addition to these impressive achievements, Wildpack also saw a record number of new customer conversions, with 53 new customers added to the company’s growing diversified list.
The company also set a new record in total throughput, with 23,956,748 cans produced. This included decoration throughput of 2,987,095 cans, filling throughput of 2,123,339 cans, and printed sleeve throughput of 3,151,473 sleeves.
The company also set a new record in brokering throughput, with 15,694,841 can and can equivalents brokered.
In terms of plant utilisation, the company had a strong performance notwithstanding December is typically a slower month for the beverage co-packing industry, with a utilisation rate of 25%.
The company also announced that its Baltimore, Maryland plant has received the coveted Safe Quality Food (SQF) designation, demonstrating the company’s on-going commitment to producing safe and high-quality products for its customers.
“We are thrilled with the successes we saw in December and are proud of the hard work and dedication of our Wildpack team,” said Mitch Barnard, CEO of Wildpack.
“We look forward to continuing to provide our customers with high-quality, reliable products in the coming year, and this SQF designation is a testament to our commitment to safety and quality.”