The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development has approved a proposal from Aldelano Packaging Corporation in Madison County for $25,000 to upgrade the skills of 164 workers.
The state, in partnership with the Local Workforce Investment Area, will assist the company to ensure that the workers receiving services and the industry provising these services are in full compliance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and Regulations.
As a full partner in this process, LWDA will be involved in registering participants in the WIOA program, monitoring the progress of training, and collecting data required for calculating performance measures.
Founded in 1968, Aldelano Packaging Corp. Is one of the nation’s leading contract packaging companies with operations in five states. The company has counted Procter & Gamble, Kellogg’s, American Airlines, Red Bull and General Mills as its customers and is involved with numerous partnerships, including those in China and Mexico.
The company offers contract packaging services, which include shrink wrapping, assembly, “kitting,” re-packaging, display building and fulfillment. Its materials division specializing in package design and display concepts and full procurement of packaging materials, such as corrugated boxes, folding cartons, shrink and stretch films and more. The company also provides warehousing and distribution, analytical laboratory services and on-site project staffing and management.