Hammer Packaging

Leaders in Packaging Solutions since 1912

Hammer Packaging is a highly-focused, customer-driven team of printing professionals committed to Communicating Your Image® and realizing your business objectives.

History & Legacy

Since 1912, Hammer Packaging has celebrated a rich history of delivering premium, high-quality solutions to customers throughout the country. From seed packets to shrink sleeves, Hammer has continued to lead the packaging industry.

The legacy continues

In March 2021, Hammer was acquired by Fort Dearborn Company and now operates as Hammer Packaging, a Fort Dearborn Company. The combined organization takes advantage of hammer’s state-of-the-art technology to enhance Fort Dearborn’s leadership position in the decorative label and packaging marketplace. The company’s product offering includes cut & stack, in-mold, pressure sensitive, toll-fed, shrink and stretch sleeves as well as flexible packaging.


Hammer’s long-standing partnership with the Rochester Institute of Technology brings the best and brightest engineers and creative minds into our business. Our participation and membership in industry associations keeps us at the forefront of packaging trends and markets.