All About
Tucson Container & Kino Packaging, Foam & Crating

Since their inception in 1978, Tucson Container (TCC) and Kino Packaging, Foam, and Crating, have placed a special importance on its customers, people and technology. As a packaging box manufacturer, the entire CalBox Group has sustained a constant program of preventive maintenance, ISO9001, and housekeeping to insure that the machinery and trucks are in 100% working order to handle the constant changing requirements of our customers. These assurances and dedication to excellence have allowed Tucson Container to attain a leadership position in the manufacturing and supply of industrial packaging material and services in Arizona.

Quality, fast and dependable service are more than words or a slogan to us...
it is a way of life.

It is the number one consideration in everything we do.

All of our solutions are shaped by the level of design with structural integrity, materials, and process expertise that is unique to Tucson Container technologies.
Reducing waste, recycling and conservation are win-win measures for our business. Not only does TCC save on expenses, but we are helping to preserve what matters most to the future – our families, customers and jobs.

“We measure our success by your satisfaction.”

Our growth has come from the Widera Family’s high engagement with their employees and their career development, best practices with their suppliers, and thinking like their customers.
TCC, part of the CalBox Group, owns 710,000 combined square feet of converting plants and warehouses.By strategically locating a state-of-the-art, computerized, 400-foot long corrugator, at Arizona Corrugated Container, our sister manufacturing company in Mesa, AZ. We can supply quality sheets for high quality corrugated boxes, and other custom corrugated products – with very short, dependable turnaround times.
All facilities of the CalBox Group provide fast, reliable service with well-trained corrugated professionals who take pride in our motto “On Time with Quality, No Excuses!”
After all – Customer Satisfaction is our main goal and a compass to our values.
Founder and Chairman of the CalBox Group, John Widera is very well respected as a visionary leader in the corrugated containers and paper industry – voted as one of the top 50, 20th Century leaders, in the corrugated boxes and carton industry, by BCI (Boxboard Containers International). Mr. Widera is an accomplished author, who has published half a dozen books and over two dozen articles pertaining to the principles and practices of leadership, manufacturing, sales, and the environment. Case in point, in 1962, Mr. Widera was selected as a member of President John F. Kennedy’s Peace Corps.