About Us

News & Events

Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America Introduces its “Green” Packaging

June 8, 2015
Sabrina Warburton

The new packaging for the medium line products, CYCLO® 6000 in sizes 613 to 618, and BBB and HBB in sizes Z-C, features an enclosed cardboard box with an OSB board attached to the bottom. The units are shrink-wrapped to the OSB board to ensure it is protected from damage in transit. The cardboard box is now stackable, and it is equipped with forklift tine holes for easy mobility.

This new "green" package consists of recycled cardboard, which also makes the new packaging recyclable. It eliminates the need for environmentally unfriendly and costly wooden pallets. The packaging is branded with ‘Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America' of ‘Sumitomo Drive Technologies.'

Many customers will benefit from the new packaging due to its reduced shipping costs, better protection to the product while in transit, longer shelf life, and the ability to stack multiple boxes, optimizing warehouse space.

The new packaging will be implemented in all U.S. facilities of Virginia, Illinois, Kentucky, and California. It is export compliant and ready to ship worldwide, saving time and money. It will be effective July 1, 2015.

News & Events

Locate Your Nearest Representative

Our comprehensive sales and service network extends throughout North and South America. Enter your zip code to find the Sumitomo facility, sales representative, and distributor in your region.


Sumitomo's product Configurator is live! Select the ideal Sumitomo product for your application, download 2-D and 3-D CAD drawings and models, and print out a technical spec sheet of your configuration!
Click here to get started! Sumitomo's Product Configurator

Website Feedback

Do you have questions or comments regarding our website? Click below to submit feedback!

Submit your comments here>