Yazoo Mills News



Snap-Seals Added to Stock Program

March 2014

Yazoo Mills is continuously adding new inventory to help enhance customer satisfaction. They are happy to announce the addition of the snap-seals to their stock mailing tube program.  Snap-Seal tubes are economical, ecologically friendly, and convenient when mailing inexpensive and fulfillment items.  With only a pinch needed to seal, the crimped ends resist bending or folding and save time as well as packing costs. Currently, they offer nine different sizes to choose from.

With a total of 95 sizes of mailing tubes available for same day shipment, Yazoo’s stock program has the most extensive selection of sizes and colors to choose from, anywhere.  Their mailing tubes are always in stock, guaranteed.  Yazoo Mills is constantly evolving to meet the customer’s needs as well as go above and beyond to provide them with high quality products.


Yazoo Mills' Stock Core Program Revamps Same Day Shipment Hours

March 2014

Yazoo Mills is proud to announce that they have changed the Stock Core Program hours to be more beneficial to their customer’s needs for same day shipment orders.  Customers will now be able to call and order cores for same day shipment up until 4pm EST.

With this change brings more availability and flexibility for the West Coast, more options to work with multiple carriers for pick-ups, increase in customer satisfaction, and accessibility for last minute orders.  Their unparalleled service brings fulfillment to over 15,000 customers worldwide.  They are known for their exceptional customer service, quality products, and in-stock guarantee.
Yazoo’s 3” I.D. and 6” I.D. stock core program is the largest in the industry.  With 94 sizes of cores and over 1,500,000 cores in inventory and on the floor at all times, they are available and ready for same day shipment.  They produce stock cores for a variety of industries all across North America.


Yazoo Mills Implements New Document Management Software Program Throughout Company

February 2014

A major challenge facing organizations today is not only the means of collecting and distributing their data but more importantly understanding how to best leverage its inherent value.  In January 2014, Yazoo Mills partnered with Vanguard Systems to implement their Document Management Software throughout the organization.  The customized software provided a solution that fulfilled the company’s goals of eliminating paper, stream-lining and digitizing their business’ critical processes across all of their operations.

Document Management Software has helped Yazoo’s sales department improve its customer service and retention, invoicing, order entry, and decrease manual work to a large degree as well as minimize the risk of errors.  The software allows the company to embrace upon specific objectives such as maximize labor efficiency, enhance the company’s green initiative to the plant, and ensure relevant and pertinent information can be found in a timely manner.

Yazoo Mills is now able to utilize more space, improve communication, boost their bottom line, and have instant access to files anywhere across the enterprise.  Not only is the software simplistic and efficient, it also provides security by protecting private and confidential information.


Yazoo Partners with Epicor

July 2013

Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing and distribution, has been selected by Yazoo Mills, Inc., a manufacturer of paper tubes and cores, for their enterprise resource planning system (ERP).

Yazoo Mills, a third generation family-owned and operated company based in New Oxford, PA, manufactures and distributes high-quality paper tubes and cores throughout North America.  To serve their 15,000 customers more efficiently, the key resource for Yazoo Mills is access to real-time information.  Yazoo decided to upgrade their current ERP software to Epicor 9 to take advantage of the latest technology that will provide them with accurate, real-time data to help improve productivity, reduce costs, and enhance customer satisfaction.  With Epicor 9, Yazoo Mills will benefit from a tailor-made system with deep functionality built to handle the unique requirements of their business and specific manufacturing processes.  Epicor 9 automates repetitive tasks, delivers robust costing, and flexible job scheduling that enables manufacturers to achieve unprecedented levels of control and efficiency across operations.


Black Plugs Are Here!

February 2013

Enhance the appearance of your custom shipping tubes with black plastic end plugs. Yazoo now offers four sizes of black plastic end plugs to give your custom tube order a new look. Call today for a quote!


Here We Grow Again!

January 2013

Yazoo has increased the Stock Core program by 12% with the addition of 10 new sizes.  Yazoo’s Stock Core program, which now totals 94 sizes of 3” I.D. and 6” I.D. cores, is the largest in the industry.  All sizes in the Stock Core program are guaranteed to be in-stock for same day shipment.  Whether it is a custom made or stock paper core, Yazoo delivers exceptional value by providing a high quality product and unparalleled service.  Contact us today for pricing on these new sizes.


Hanover Facility Now Open!

November 2012

Yazoo Mills, with corporate offices in New Oxford, PA opened its second facility at 800 Gitts Run Road in Hanover, PA, on November 26, 2012. The 45,000 square foot facility houses mailing tubes, stock cores, and numerous raw materials. With the stock items under one roof, this facility will further expand the company’s ability to meet customers requests for same day and next day shipments. Additionally, the expansion will allow Yazoo to broaden its production capabilities and product lines. Sustainable design features were incorporated into the building’s architecture and the facility meets LEED certified credentials. The project was completed by Conewago Enterprises ahead of schedule and within budget.


Construction Winding Up

October 2012

The construction on Yazoo’s facility in Hanover is winding up. The excavation began in April and construction started soon after. Before we knew it the walls were up and the roof was on. We are down to the final interior items to be finished and completion of the landscaping. Yazoo is planning to move its inventory of over 1,500,000 cores into the building by mid-November and is excited about operating out of this facility along with its New Oxford facility.


Double Down!

July 2012

Yazoo’s .250 wall core stocking program has more than doubled in six short months with the addition of 16 new items.  A total of 30 sizes of .250 wall thickness cores are in stock and ready to ship.  The entire program consists of 84 sizes of 3” I.D. and 6” I.D. cores for same-day shipment.  Yazoo now has over 1,500,000 cores in inventory and ready to ship.  Contact us today for prices on the new sizes of .250 wall thickness stock cores.


New Warehouse Progress

July 2012

Yazoo’s new facility is really taking shape. With the initial site work completed and the ability to set a wall every 30 minutes, it was just a matter of days until Conewago Enterprises had the walls set on Yazoo’s new warehouse located at 800 Gitts Run Road in Hanover PA. They are currently working on the roof decking and the concrete flooring is the next step in the process.