July 22, 2013

Bandwidth Marketing adds Akers Packaging as a new client

EVANSTON, Ill., July 22, 2013 — Akers Packaging has brought Bandwidth Marketing on board to drive their brand building and marketing communications. The initial immersion and discovery phase begins early August.

“We’re excited about our partnership with Akers. Our creative crew likes the B2B space where our unique concepts really stand out from the competition,” said Ken Hicks, Managing Director Client Services at Bandwidth Marketing.

Akers Packaging is a corrugated packaging manufacturer based in Chicago. It is a private company with 10 plants, making it one of the largest independent corrugate manufacturers in the Midwest. They design, market and manufacture value-added packaging.

More About Bandwidth Marketing

Bandwidth Marketing was founded in 2005 by veterans of Wunderman/Y&R and Frankel/Publicis. Bandwidth is a boutique marketing firm that specializes in consumer and trade advertising, sales promotion, retail and shopper marketing, sponsorship, retail design, brand web-site creation, and strategic consulting on channel marketing, multi-unit retail, and new product innovation. From Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, Bandwidth has driven sales for Allstate, Chicago Tribune, Ticketmaster’s TicketsNow, GoreTex, O-Cedar, Culligan and more. Bandwidth is based in Evanston, Ill. To learn more about Bandwidth Marketing, please visit