As a company with tradition rooted in innovation, Tapecon has been actively involved in a number of sustainability initiatives. Continuous improvement has been one of Tapecon’s core values since the business was first started in 1919 and as a result, Tapecon has embraced a number of lean and sustainable practices in order to evolve.
We have concentrated on a select few key areas that will allow your projects to sustainably flourish with Tapecon:
- Customer education
- Environmental sustainability
- Employee health, safety, and education
- Lean thinking
Through lean thinking, we've been able to get rid of excess production waste and have been able to maximize our supply chain - all while manufacturing environment-friendly products.
Tapecon is a founding member of WNY Sustainable Roundtable (WNY SBR). The WNY Sustainable Business Roundtable is a “business-driven” organization focused on creating an environmentally and economically resilient Buffalo-Niagara through business innovation, knowledge, and cooperation.
In April 2015, Tapecon submitted a Sustainability Plan to support WNY SBR during a forum called “A Sustainability Plan: Why have a Sustainability Plan. Our Sustainability Plan will be fine-tuned throughout the course of our company’s existence.
As part of WNYSBR, Tapecon participates in their WNY Clean Production Leaders program, which is a smart chemical management program for local businesses leading the way to cleaner air and waterways.
With our drive to be a green printing company, Tapecon has joined the Buffalo Recycles movement with a commitment to recycling and green manufacturing while encouraging others to do the same.
"Tapecon reviewed our proposed design and gave us prompt professional assistance."
"Great interaction and professionalism for a start-up product component."
Supply Chain Consultant
"Good communication from customer service."
"What my company appreciates most is their flexibility should we need an order or a partial sooner than the due date at the time of order submission. These attributes make them stand out in their industry!"
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