Douglas Finishing’s Contributions to Douglas Machine’s Success

Douglas Finishing When Douglas Machine was in its first few decades of existence, machine parts were frequently sent to a variety of metal finishing operations around the state for powder coating and finishing. The process of packing and shipping the parts and waiting for the parts to be completed and returned was not only costly, …

Douglas Technical Support Provides the Douglas Difference

The Importance of Technical Support & Customer Service Have you ever purchased an item that appeared to meet all of your requirements and when you received it either a part was missing, it didn’t work, or the instructions were not clear enough to use? Upon calling technical services, you’re placed on hold for ten minutes, …

Retail Ready Packaging Highlighted at PACK EXPO 2019

Retail Ready Packaging At PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2019, Packaging World Editor Emeritus Pat Reynolds reviewed the Douglas TriVex® SL top-load case packer during his Day One Podcast. Here are Pat’s comments regarding the retail ready case packer for pouches. At the Douglas Machine booth, one especially intriguing machine on display was the TriVex SL …

PACK EXPO 2019 Wrap Up

PACK EXPO 2019 Las Vegas Wrap Up Individuals from around the world gather every year for PACK EXPO International, the premiere packaging trade show designed to showcase innovation across the packaging industry. PACK EXPO is an annual trade show hosted by PMMI Media Group. PACK EXPO International is located in Chicago, Illinois USA during even-numbered …

Then & Now: Women in the Workplace Series – Part 6

Welcome to the sixth installment of Women in the Workplace Series. If you’d like to read the previous articles, check out the links below! Interview with Pat Thoen Interview with Becky Iverson Interview with Therese Jakes Interview with Jackie Caron Interview with Brenda Larson Did you know that just over 11% of all Douglas Machine …