W.H. SPENCER founded company in Alliance, Ohio.
Invented newspaper, produce, TY and packer bands.
Hot Springs facility opened.
Invented the Open Ring band.
Invented QW bunches and jumbo pack.
Invented slide dispenser mass market pack, perforated desk and open window boxes.
ARCO Circulation Supply supplied newspapers with a variety of circulation supplies.
Invented "Brilliant Bands" and freezer bands.
Developed the first Zip Bands for postal use.
Introduced dealer's window display.
Installed world's first continuous cure extrusion line for rubber bands.
Invented Flex® Bands
First plastic bands.
Manufactured in Walldorf, Germany
Invented Big Bands
Invented Pic Pac
Invented the world's first imprinted Ad Bands®
Purchased Eberhard-Faber Star and Ideal brands lines.
Awarded Blue Chip Enterprise Award
from U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Rubberband.com went live.
Rubberband.com went live.
Introduced ProTape® and dispensers.
Named Arkansas Business of the Year
by Arkansas Business magazine.
Awarded Arkansas Quality Award by the state of Arkansas.
Invented Brites® band line.
Introduced Autoband® system
Purchased mail/ship line from Rotex
Named Garland County Industry of the Year
Received Governor's Award for Drug-Free Workplace Program.
Added Cable Wrapz™
Introduced Gear Strapz™ and STRAC Pack™
STRAC Pack was designed in collaboration with 5th Special Forces Group in Ft. Campbell, KY to silence and secure gear.