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Corrugated Boxes: A Technical Overview

By |October 31st, 2016|

Learn about how corrugated became the obvious choice in protective packaging and what you need to know to select the perfect box. When it comes to protecting products during shipment, the corrugated box is the most common choice for companies around the world. As a company dependent upon safe shipment of products and supplies, it's [...]

How to Measure Dimensional Weight of a Package (and why it’s important)

By |October 13th, 2016|

Dimensional weight calculation is a necessary step for eCommerce companies and retailers who ship products in boxes and large poly bags. By subjecting all packages to dimensional weight billing, also known as DIM weight, carriers hope to encourage retailers to make better packaging decisions.  By right-sizing shipment packaging, carriers can maximize the number of packages being [...]

How Going Green Can Make a Company More Successful

By |October 3rd, 2016|

Corporate sustainability is becoming more of a focus for companies across the globe as research uncovers the detrimental impact humans and businesses can have on the environment. Going green as a company not only helps to reduce its environmental footprint, but it can even make a business more successful. The following are a few ways corporate [...]

How to Boost Sales with Sustainable Packaging

By |October 10th, 2014|

Sustainable packaging offers an opportunity to increase sales through an eco-friendly marketing strategy. Using 100% recycled packaging can both help the environment and facilitate business growth by building green initiatives into your overall marketing strategy. This type of sustainable business model or green sales campaign can result in increased sales and enhanced customer loyalty, according to a couple recent [...]

Anthony Pratt Invited to Speak at the Forbes Global CEO Conference In Singapore

By |October 3rd, 2014|

Anthony Pratt, Global Chairman, Pratt Industries USA/Visy Australia, will be one of 47 prominent global business leaders confirmed to speak at the Forbes Global CEO Conference. The event takes place in Singapore from October 28-30, 2014. An estimated 400 global CEOs, tycoons, entrepreneurs, up-and-comers, capitalists and thought leaders attend this annual event, now in its 14th [...]

Captain Planet Foundation’s Project Learning Garden™

By |September 3rd, 2014|

Pratt Industries, America’s fifth-largest corrugated packaging company, is proud to support Captain Planet Foundation's Project Learning Garden™ program. Pratt's involvement in this environmental education effort includes building an e-commerce platform enabling teachers to download lessons. A fulfillment center has also been established to assemble and the ship kits and the mobile cooking carts. The downloadable [...]

Pratt Industries Supplies Public Storage with “Green” Boxes

By |May 27th, 2014|

Pratt Industries has recently been featured as a Public Storage sustainability partner in their “In Your Space” blog. In the article, “Public Storage Cardboard Boxes are Green Not Brown,” Pratt is credited with supplying Public Storage 100% recycled corrugated boxes that are not only great for the environment but also of the highest quality.  As [...]

Pratt Recyling Center in Denton Serves as Backdrop for Trashion Fashion Photoshoot

By |April 17th, 2014|

What better way to recycle trash than to reuse and repurpose it?  Already in its third year,  The Trashion Fashion Show in Denton, Texas does just that. In this joint venture between the City of Denton's Solid Waste and Recycling Department and the Denton Public Library, designers of all ages were asked to [...]

Pratt Logistics Shows Commitment to the Environment Through The SmartWay® Program

By |February 20th, 2014|

Pratt Logistics LLC has been a Smart Way partner since 2008 – This reflects on Pratt Industries commitment to the environment. The SmartWay® Program is a public-private initiative between EPA, large and small trucking companies, rail carriers, logistics companies, commercial manufacturers, retailers, and other federal and state agencies. Its purpose is to improve fuel efficiency [...]

Pratt Recognizes Golden State Foods for Sustainability Efforts

By |January 15th, 2014|

Golden State Foods is one of the largest, most diversified suppliers to the American food industry - and it's also one of the most environmentally-committed companies in the country - just like Pratt Industries. So it's no surprise that Pratt and GSF have formed a strong partnership over the years - and we recently hosted [...]