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Southern Connecticut Section 0301

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MEETING NOTICE

JOINT MEETING WITH APICS NEW HAVEN & ASQ NEW HAVEN CHAPTERS


Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018


Topic:
Unicorr Packaging North Haven


Place:
Unicorr Packaging Group - Connecticut Container Group,
455 Sacket Point Road, North Haven, CT 06473


Directions:Via Parkways Northbound: Take Merritt/Wilbur Cross Parkway (CT-15) northbound to exit 62. Take exit 62 for Dixwell Avenue. Turn left onto Dixwell Avenue. Go 0.7 mile and turn right onto State Street. After 0.7 mile turn left onto Sackett Point Rd. Unicorr will be on your right.

Via Wibur Cross Parkway Southbound: Take Wibur Cross Parkway (CT-15) southbound to Exit 63. Take Exit 63 toward CT-22/North Haven and make a left onto Hartford Turnpike. Take Hartford Turnpike for 1.5 mile and turn left onto School Lane. After 0.1 miles turn right onto State St. Go 0.3 miles on State St and turn left onto Sackett Point Rd. Unicorr will be on the right.

Via I-95 & I-91: Take I-95 to I-91. Take I-91 Northbound to Exit 9, Montowese Ave. Take Exit 9 and use the middle lane to turn left onto Montowese Ave. After 0.2 mile, turn right onto Universal Drive northbound. Go 1.3 miles and turn left onto Sackett Point Rd. Go 0.6 miles and Unicorrr will be on the left.

Via I-91 Southbound: Take I-91 southbound to Exit 10 for CT-40 toward Mount Carmel/Hamden. Continue onto CT-40 and take Exit 1 toward US-5/State St/Dixwell Ave. Turn right onto Devine St. Turn right at 1st cross street onto State St. After 0.9 miles turn left onto Sackett Point Rd. Unicorr will be on the right.






Time:

  • 5:00pm: Registration / Tour will start in groups
  • Pizza Dinner served after the tour
  • Complmentary drinks by Unicorr
  • 7:15pm: Overview and Q&A by Hap Perkins

Reservations are requested via e-mail to Tony Pedro at tomane723@aol.com. Please make your reservations by Tuesday April 22, 2018. Limit of 45, so do no delay. Wear sensible shoes. Cost for Dinner: $15.00



Summary:
Since 1946, Unicorr Packaging Group has distinguished itself by its integrity and its manufacturing, design and service excellence, being among the largest converters of corrugated products and protective packaging in the Northeast. Unicorr is a multi-plant, family-owned and operated business. Practicing lean thinking to promote efficiency, sustainability and the elimination of waste along with a customer-partnership philosophy, has led to Unicorr's success and growth. Unicorr reaches across multiple facilities and warehouses with a full complement of capabilities and a wide product offering! For more information, please visit www.unicorr.com.






MEETING SCHEDULE

The ASQ Southern Connecticut Section 301 usually meets the second Wednesday of the month between September and June unless otherwise indicated below. Please note that meeting dates, speakers, topics and venues are subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control. Please check the Meeting Notice on this web page or the appropriate newsletter for the latest meeting details.



Date: September 13, 2017
Place: Blue Goose (Stratford)
Topic: Public Access Bleeding Control and Quality Control for Hemostatic Dressings
Speaker: Robert Huebner

Date: October 11, 2017
Place: Connecticut Food Bank Facility (Wallingford)
Topic: Tour


Date: November 8, 2017
Meeting Cancelled

Date: December 13, 2017
Place: Blue Goose (Stratford)
Topic: Honoring Mike D'Onofrio, ASQ Region 3 Director Elect
Honoree: Mike D'Onofrio

Date: January 24, 2018
Place: Honeywell Fire Safety (Northford)
Topic: "8 Wastes" - A Lean Interactive Meeting
Speaker: Jim Timmons

Date: February 14, 2018
No Meeting Scheduled

Date: March 14, 2018
Meeting Cancelled

Date: April 25, 2018
Joint Meeting with New Haven Section(305)
Place: Honeywell Fire Safety (Northford)
Topic: Quality 4.0
Speaker: Dr. Joseph A. DeFeo

Date: May 23, 2018
Place: Unicorr Packaging Group (North Haven)
Topic: Tour
Speaker: Hap Perkins

Date: June 13, 2018
Place: TBD
Topic: Scholarship Presentation, Volunteer Appreciation