ChromaScape recognizes that our people are an impressive differentiator. As a result of our acquisitions, we have increased our bench strength and expanded our collective knowledge and expertise.
In the Summer of 2022, ChromaScape acquired CEL Chemical. Based in Piedmont, South Carolina, CEL Chemical is a manufacturer of adhesives, additives, modifiers and enhancers used in the corrugated industry. CEL Chemical’s products allow manufacturers to create more-durable, waterproof corrugated board at higher throughput rates and with reduced waste.
Exceptional Waterproof Bond, With Highest Solids On The Market
Customer struggled with warehouse space to accommodate chemical inventory. They needed options to reduce water in the starch batch and to lower costs.
A Better Way to Cook Starch, Increase Throughput and Control Costs
Customer was experiencing poor manufacturing efficiency with an unsafe borax and caustic feed
system, along with cleanliness issues in the starch kitchen. There was also an unacceptable amount of waste generated in the process leading to reduced profitability.
Quality dyes help paper manufacturer improve products, operations
In 1999, Republic Paperboard opened a new papermill and started producing stronger, lighter gypsum paper for wallboard products. They worked with various colorant suppliers over the years, but were disappointed by the dye quality and technical support they received. Republic needed a partner who could produce high-quality standard and specialty colors while helping
them shorten the scale up to production. In 2013, they turned to ChromaScape for assistance and have been a valued and loyal customer ever since.
A typical mulch production company may work with a dozen vendors or more to procure everything from office supplies to business software — and of course, mulch colorant. But some vendors bring more value to your business than others. When it comes to your mulch colorant supplier, the value shouldn’t end with the colorant itself. At Amerimulch, our experienced sales representatives act more like consultants than salespeople because we are truly dedicated to helping you succeed. We work to be real partners, conducting on-site visits, offering insights on process improvements, training opportunities and more. Here’s a look at who we are and how your Amerimulch representative can add tremendous value to your mulch production business.
Topics: increase profitability, mulch colorant safety, reduce water usage rates, raw material, colorant application rates, optimize coloring process, optimize your business, production capacity, partner network
There’s no question that in the digital age, data is king. For years now, economists have said data is worth more than gold or oil. But what is it worth to your mulch production operation? Many colored mulch producers rely on a few key performance indicators (KPIs) but struggle to capture data in a way that makes sense for their needs. That’s because their mulch coloring equipment doesn’t give them the ability to track production in real time or view data at a granular level. Thankfully, there are now better alternatives that can help mulch producers get a better handle on costs and optimize production rates. Here’s how a technology upgrade that yields more actionable data could lead to better financial performance for your business.
If you’re not currently producing colored mulch, now may be the time to start. Market forces, consumer preferences and advances in mulch coloring equipment have all combined to create new opportunities for commercial and residential colored mulch. Here’s a look at why pallet companies, sawmills and mulch producers should consider adding colored mulch to their product lines.
The mulch coloring equipment you use is critically important because it impacts so many different aspects of your business. From the quality of your colored mulch products to the use rates for colorant and water that affect your overall profitability, your machinery makes a difference. So, if you’re ready to upgrade your equipmentyou want to make sure you’re getting the right kind of machine for your needs. But how do you decide what makes the most sense for your business? Here are some things to consider to make sure you are getting the right mulch coloring equipment for your operation.
Anyone who produces colored mulch knows that coloring equipment represents a significant investment. So, making the call to upgrade to new machinery is never a decision made lightly. But sometimes your strategic goals, evolving priorities or the circumstances surrounding your operation necessitate a change. Still, it can be hard to tell when you’ve reached that inflection point and whether investing in new equipment is the right move. Here are some of the top signs that you are ready to upgrade your mulch coloring equipment.