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3 Keys to Successful Agricultural Packaging

By |July 10th, 2017|

In order to ship summer produce like peaches, tomatoes, and berries safely, it's important to partner with a packaging company that understands the unique needs of agricultural packaging.  Each crop requires special handling and unique packaging design in order to ensure food safety and minimize loss. Produce Packaging Requirements The following considerations are key to ensuring [...]

Pratt Awards Southern Valley Environmental Impact Award

By |January 30th, 2014|

Pratt Industries continues its successful environmental awards program honoring some of its most socially-responsible customers - most recently Southern Valley, one of the leading produce growers and shippers in the eastern United States. Through its purchase of our 100% post-consumer recycled packaging and closed loop recycling efforts, Southern Valley has made a significant [...]

Pratt’s Agricultural Team Attends The Fresh Summit

By |November 14th, 2013|

Pratt Industries Agricultural team made a very successful appearance at the annual Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit trade show last month. The Fresh Summit is a weekend event held every October, this year in New Orleans, and is the largest single produce convention in the world. It brings in buyers from the biggest [...]

Moultrie Warehouse Continues Growth in Agricultural Packaging

By |August 6th, 2013|

In 2006 Pratt Industries began shipping boxes to a few agriculture accounts in the South Georgia Area.  Traditionally boxes used in the agricultural industry have been manufactured using heavy-weight virgin Mullen liners and heavy basis weight mediums. With a can do attitude, design, manufacturing and sales, the support of management continued to listen [...]