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5 Ways to Improve Your Corporate Sustainability Image

By |November 29th, 2016|

  Cultivating a sustainable culture within your company is important for prospective customers, future employees and workplace culture. Many organizations think that they need a major overhaul of their operations to improve their "green" image. However, here are five ways you can improve public perceptions about your company's sustainability without having to change everything. 1. [...]

How to Incentivize Employees to Recycle

By |November 15th, 2016|

Office workers average 10,000 sheets of copied paper every year, and 4,500 of those end up in the trash can. What’s more, companies in the United States spend over $120 billion yearly on printed materials, only to have those materials become outdated in three months or less. How can you reduce these costs and encourage your employees to recycle? [...]

E-commerce Packaging Considerations for Consumer-Based Businesses

By |November 7th, 2016|

For consumer-based eCommerce businesses, the customer experience is probably the single most important factor to company success.  Customers are a company's greatest asset, and it's just good business to satisfy customers. Since packaging and the box in which a product is contained is likely the first tangible interaction a customer will have with the brand, it's [...]

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 [...]

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

By |January 20th, 2016|

Pratt Industries Staten Island Mill's rooftop photovolaic system 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 [...]

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 [...]

Osram Sylvania Shows Commitment to Environmental Sustainability

By |June 25th, 2014|

One of the world's leading lighting manufacturers Osram Sylvania is the latest recipient of a Pratt Industries' Sustainability Award. Osram, which specializes in innovative design and energy saving technology for homes, businesses and vehicles, was recognized for its commitment to the environment by using only 100% recycled packaging for its wide line of [...]

Pratt Honors DHL Global Mail for Sustainability Efforts

By |June 18th, 2014|

Pratt Industries is proud to present logistics giant DHL Global Mail with a Sustainability Award for a second straight year for its continued commitment to the environment by using only 100% recycled packaging for its products. The Weston, Florida-based company purchased several hundred truckloads of recycled corrugated products from Pratt in 2013 - [...]

Ecovention’s GreenBox Made By Pratt Industries Featured on Rachael Ray

By |February 27th, 2014|

An innovative pizza box made by our Pratt plant in New York City has been featured on the hit Rachael Ray Show. The box, which is patented by our friends at Ecovention, can be converted into plates and even a storage container for leftovers. Our NYC plant produced hundreds of thousands of them last year [...]

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 [...]