AF&PA Announces New Board Leadership and Members

Feb, 2023

Congratulations to Hood Container President and COO, Charlie Hodges, on being named a new director to the AF&PA board of directors. “The AF&PA Board of Directors comprises top industry leaders representing a broad spectrum of companies in the paper and wood products manufacturing sector. AF&PA also welcomed 5 new directors: Arsen Kitch, President and Chief […]

Hood Container Named Recipient of P&G 2022 External Business Partner Excellence Award

Nov, 2022

The External Business Partner Excellence Award, initiated in 2008, is P&G’s award to recognize its top performing external business partners. This prestigious award is bestowed upon External Business Partners to recognize those who have made the greatest impact to P&G’s business while exceeding expectations across innovation, quality, service, and value. The winners were selected from […]

Taylor Swift’s Midnights Display

Nov, 2022

Recently Hood Container saw the release of a huge project, working with Universal Music Group, 13 Management, and Target for Taylor Swift’s Midnights release. Hood Container worked with these groups to create unique turnkey displays that have been blowing up social media. After receiving guidance on the idea behind the overall look and feel of […]


Aug, 2022

Transaction Emphasizes Hood Container’s Continued Focus on Corrugated Packaging Operations by Acquiring this Large Multifaceted Operation Serving the Grand Rapids and Other Key Michigan Geographies ATLANTA, GEORGIA –  August 4, 2022   Hood Container Corporation announced today that it has acquired the corrugated packaging business of Walker, MI based Kentwood Packaging Inc. The transaction includes all […]

The Custom Packaging Craze

Jun, 2022

The Custom Packaging Craze. Check out Custom Packaging | Powered by Hood Container ( today to see what you can create in 3 easy steps! LA Weekly discusses how Hood Container takes custom boxing to the next level here:

Charles Hodges Inducted into ICPF’s Circle of Distinguished Leaders

Apr, 2022

Congratulations to Hood Container’s very own President and COO, Charlie Hodges. This week Charlie was inducted into the ICPF’s (International Corrugated Packaging Foundation) Circle of Distinguished Leaders in recognition of his leadership, mentoring, and further development of the corrugated packaging industry. The celebration took place at FBA’s (Fibre Box Association) 2022 Annual Meeting in California […]

Hood Smart Pack

Hood Smart Pack

Feb, 2022

Coronavirus pandemic has disrupted our daily lives in an unprecedented way. The broad impact of lock downs and social distancing forces businesses, including retailers — big and small, to innovate at a rapid phase in order to minimize the disruption by the virus and in some cases to reverse the negative impact into more sustainable […]

Hood Container is Turning Heads with Virtual Reality

Hood Container is Turning Heads with Virtual Reality

Feb, 2022

As technology has been reshaping our online retail experience, it makes sense to take an earnest look at how manufacturers utilize these new advances in the retail display industry as well. It wasn’t long ago that the digital team at Hood Container did just that, and launched the revolutionary Hood Platform — The platform designed to make […]

HCC Mill Division Annual Health Fairs

Nov, 2021

Since 2016 our Mill Division has organized a health fair to help quickly connect employees with preventative screenings by bringing healthcare right to Hood Container’s door. These screenings focus on assisting employees in managing their health and well-being by offering immunizations like Flu shots and TDAP shots and Bio-Metric screenings that include cholesterol checks, BMI, […]

HCC Launches New Talent Community Today!

Oct, 2021

Today, Hood Container Corporation is excited to launch our new Talent Community. This exciting platform will keep you updated with: Our open roles across HCC where you can create a profile, Notify you of open positions that meet your career interests, and Provide a seamless Talent Acquisition experience. The first wave of this launch will […]