Innovations

Pratt Display Continues Its Rapid Expansion Purchasing Quality Associates

Display | 7.27.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Pratt Display continues its rapid expansion with the purchase of a fulfillment business from Ohio-based Quality Associates. The deal includes a full service stand-alone contract packing operation in West Chester, Ohio, three separate in-plant business operations for St. Bernard Soap Co. and The J.M. Smucker Company in Ohio, and an additional in-Distribution Center operation in

Pratt Industries Named One of America’s Largest Private Companies by Forbes

Awards & Accolades | 7.21.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Pratt Industries has been named one of America’s largest private companies by Forbes magazine. It is the first time the company has been ranked in the Forbes list. The prestigious business magazine listed Pratt Industries 181st of 223 companies in its annual survey. Companies had to have revenues of at least US$2 billion to qualify.

Pratt Industries Acquires Minnesota Corrugated Box

Corrugating | 5.26.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Pratt Industries has made a major expansion to its paper and packaging business with the acquisition of Minnesota Corrugated Box. The company acquired the Albert Lea-based company for almost $70 million. The deal for the 250,000 sq. ft. plant 100 miles south of Minneapolis comes just weeks after we officially opened our fourth, $260 million,

Pratt Celebrates Grand Opening of Fourth 100 Percent Recycled Paper Mill in Valparaiso

Paper Mills | 4.5.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Pratt Industries officially opened its fourth, 100 percent recycled paper mill in Valparaiso, Indiana, last week with a gala luncheon attended by more than 300 guests including Indiana Govenor Mike Pence. Our company has now built three of the last 4 paper mills constructed in the U.S., which is an amazing achievement! The new mill, which will produce 500,000 tons of the

Anthony Pratt Named North American Packaging CEO of the Year

Awards & Accolades | 4.5.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Company chairman and founder Anthony Pratt has just been named “North American Packaging CEO of the Year” by a leading industry association. Anthony was selected by RISI, one of the most respected names in the global paper and packaging industry, and will be presented with the award at RISI’s International Containerboard Conference (ICC) Nov. 3-4 in Chicago. “Our packaging economists and editors selected him among industry leaders

Pratt Staten Island Team Hits New Milestone: 6 Million Tons of Paper Recycled!

Recycling | 1.21.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Pratt Paper NY has just produced its 6 millionth ton of America’s best 100 percent recycled paper. The Staten Island team hit the milestone late last week, and since start up in 1997 has now saved the equivalent of more than 102 MILLION trees – or a forest large enough to cover 100 square miles.

Pratt’s New York City Box Plant Now Using Solar Power

Sustainability | 1.20.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Pratt Industries does more than just convert discarded paper into the world’s best 100 percent recycled packaging – we also believe in using clean energy in our manufacturing processes wherever possible. So we’re very proud to announce that our New York City box plant is now pulling almost half of its electrical needs from solar

NYC Recycled Pizza Boxes Made in Staten Island

Recycling | 1.14.2016 | Michael O'Regan

Anyway you slice it Pratt’s New York City box plant makes the industry’s best pizza boxes – all 200,000 of them a day. But now, the Big Apple team has joined forces with a leading local politician to come up with a unique way to honor their Staten Island home – by producing a limited

Video: Pratt Display and Kroger on Sustainability and Packaging

Display | 11.4.2015 | Laurie Schaaf

Pratt Display’s VP of Sales & Marketing, Dave Connors, and Kroger’s VP of Global Sourcing & Planning, Marcio DaCosta, discuss sustainability in packaging and how the partnership between Pratt & Kroger benefits both companies.

Pratt Display Recognized for Responsible Manufacturing Practices

Display | 11.3.2015 | Laurie Schaaf

Mason, OH – Pratt Display was recognized for its environmentally responsible manufacturing practices in the October issue of Store Brands magazine. Store Brands is a monthly publication dedicated to private label brands and the retailers that own them; every year the magazine selects store brand suppliers to be honored for outstanding achievements in nine different