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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 Opens Two New Recycling Facilities

By |June 18th, 2015|

Pratt officially opened two new recycling facilities this week, including a 110,000 sq. ft. plant in Gary, Indiana. The other is a 38,000 sq. ft. site in Wichita, Kansas. Both will support the company's state-of-the-art paper mill in Valparaiso, In., which comes on-line this September. Together, the two facilities, the company's 16th and 17th recycling plants, will have the capacity to process more [...]

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 [...]

Pratt Opens New Recycling Facility in Rock Hill, SC

By |July 15th, 2014|

Pratt Industries has officially opened its newest recycling facility in Rock Hill, SC. Myles Cohen, President of Pratt Recycling, said the new plant - the company's 15th recycling center in the USA - would service the recycling needs of businesses, cities and counties within a 100 mile radius and bring both economic and environmental benefits to the area. "This portion [...]

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 - [...]

Pratt Continues Along Steady Growth Path

By |June 3rd, 2014|

Pratt Industries continues to grow in size and sales following the recent acquisition of the Tennessee-based display and corrugated company, Triad Packaging. The multimillion-dollar acquisition, which comes just a few months after Pratt held the official groundbreaking for a fourth, 100% recycled paper mill in Indiana, maintains the company's ongoing growth pattern of [...]

Pratt Awards Sofidel America for Sustainability Efforts

By |March 18th, 2014|

Pratt Industries' environmental awards program honoring some of its most socially-responsible customers continues to single out eco-champions like Sofidel America - one of the nation's fastest-growing tissue producers. The Florida-based Sofidel was selected for a Sustainability Award for its continued commitment to the environment by using 100% recycled packaging for its products and [...]

Pratt Industries Hits New Heights

By |November 8th, 2013|

Pratt Industries' hard-working green-collar employees continue to reach new production heights - with a best-ever month for our paper mill division. Our 3 recycled paper mills established a new best in October for monthly tons per day production, as well as marking the first time we've ever produced more than 100,000 tons in a month. [...]

Pratt Industries Staten Island Mill Produces Its 5 Millionth Ton of 100% Recycled Paper

By |June 5th, 2013|

Pratt Industries' mill on Staten Island has just passed a major milestone - producing its 5 millionth ton of 100% recycled paper! Since it began operations in 1997, the mill has saved 85 million trees and prevented the equivalent of 400 million truck loads of waste from being landfilled! And it has produced enough paper [...]