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Certifications & Affiliations

U.S. Small Business Administration Hubzone Certified:

The HUBZone program fuels small business growth in urban and rural communities by providing businesses preferential access to federal contract opportunities. This HUBZone certification makes Arvco a great partner to work with the federal government on bids.

Fibre Box Association:

The Fibre Box Association (FBA) is a non-profit trade association that represents North American corrugated packaging manufacturers and strives to grow, protect and enhance the overall well-being of the industry through member-valued programs and services. Arvco is able to stay current with industry news, publications and collaborate with industry experts through this association to provide the best product to their customers.

Institute of Packaging Professionals:

The Institute of Packaging Professionals is dedicated to creating networking and educational opportunities that help packaging professionals succeed. A Certified Packaging Professional (CPP) designation demonstrates Arvco’s significant industry expertise and experience in the packaging profession.

Packaging Alliance Network:

The Packaging Alliance Network (PAN) was created, in 1999, as part of AICC’s First Pak program to serve multi-location customers. Arvco joined PAN in April of 2003 as a response to the growing consolidation and globalization of our customer packaging needs. Arvco customers have the ability to use Arvco Container’s products & services throughout various member locations worldwide.

AIB International:

AIB International is one of the world’s foremost training and auditing organizations on food safety. This certification recognizes that Arvco’s facilities operate within their standards for safety and cleanliness.

Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ):

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) promotes wise management of Michigan’s air, land, and water resources to support a sustainable environment, healthy communities, and vibrant economy. By partnering with the DEQ, Arvco demonstrates their commitment to protecting the environment and complying with local and state regulations.

Clean Corporate Citizen Program:

The Clean Corporate Citizen (C3) program is built to recognize establishments that consistently demonstrate environmental stewardship and pollution prevention. Arvco is proud to be recognized as a Clean Corporate Citizen.

International Safe Transit Association (ISTA):

ISTA empowers organizations and their people to minimize product damage throughout distribution and optimize resource usage through effective package design. ISTA helps members control costs, damage, and resources during the distribution of packaged-products.

The Independent Packaging Association (AICC):

AICC, The Independent Packaging Association represents and protects the business interests of our members in the independent sector of the corrugated, folding carton, and rigid box industries. They offer a wide range of courses to make box plant operations as efficient as possible. AICC also provides Arvco with access to resources and events which can help them to stay informed and up-to-date on the latest industry trends and techniques.