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85th Anniversary Timeline

1933

Arnold Factory Supplies establishes first location at 302 West Lombard Street, next to the Bromo Seltzer tower

1941

Relocates to 801 South Charles Street

1949

Relocates to 1800 S. Hanover Street, remaining for 50 years

1958

Mortimer Arnold becomes company president

1962

Distributes 3M products at award-winning levels

1985

George Arnold becomes company president

1986

Distributes Signode, a premier global manufacturer

1987

Distributes Sealed Air products, another premier global manufacturer

1996

Mick Arnold becomes company president

2000

After three years at 1050 Desoto Road, company's distribution arm re-joined the rest of the company at 3101 Washington Boulevard

2011

Acquires the packaging division of Joe Ragan’s Coffee and Office Products and introduces the Gorilla logo

2012

First expands geographic reach with Saks Fifth Avenue in Tennessee. Now also serves Pennsylvania to West Virginia

2014

Diana Arnold (wife of George Arnold, mother of Mick Arnold) retires after 46 years with the company

2016

Changes company name to Arnold Packaging to better represent its products and services

2017

Company launches its first division, Arnold Automation

2017

Partners with Ready Robotics to bring the TaskMate robot to its customers

2018

Celebrates 85 years as a family-owned, Baltimore-based company

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