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INNOVATIONS E-NEWS

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 [...]

Statesville Shatters Own World Record

By |February 27th, 2014|

Pratt Industries' high-performing box-making team at the Statesville plant in North Carolina continues its record shattering ways. Last month, the crew produced an average of 12,848 boxes PER HOUR on the Ward 38” flexo finishing machine...claiming a new world record just 5 months after setting the previous mark. All up, the employees produced [...]

Pratt Industries Named The Home Depot Canada’s Supplier of the Year

By |December 19th, 2013|

Pratt Industries has been named The Home Depot Canada's Supplier of the Year - one of just a handful of companies to be honored with the prestigious award. Pratt was given the title by the Storage and Organization Department at the annual Home Depot Supplier Partnership Meeting in Toronto recently. We were among [...]

Pratt in the Box Seat

By |November 14th, 2013|

Pratt Industries has broken ground on a new $US44 million box factory in Ohio, which owner-chairman Anthony Pratt says will be an environmental showpiece for the corrugated industry. “We believe this facility will be the future of our industry,” said Pratt, noting it would not only convert 100% recycled paper but also use [...]

Pratt Statesville Corrugating Division Continues to Innovate

By |September 5th, 2013|

Pratt Statesville continues to invest in innovation with the installation of a fully automated material and tooling handling system. The system keeps track of every unit run off the corrugators and gives the operators total visibility of all work in process via monitors at every work station. The system delivers all sheets, print plates, cutting [...]

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 [...]

Fortune Favors the Environment

By |May 23rd, 2013|

Pratt Industries is being featured in a Fortune magazine article hitting the newsstands on Monday. The prestigious business journal is devoting an entire section to stories and profiles highlighting the Future of Sustainable Packaging - and how innovation is reshaping an industry that touches everyone. In short, it's a perfect vehicle for our [...]

Five Green Ways to Organize Your Office

By |January 10th, 2013|

1. Reduce Paper Clutter with an ENERGY STAR Qualified Scanner One of the telltale signs of a disorganized office is a desk covered with multiple stacks of paper documents yet to be filed. To help reduce office paper clutter, a desktop scanner is key. If you recycle the paper documents after you’ve scanned, you can [...]

Product Spotlight: 100% Recycled Corrugated Boxes

By |November 8th, 2012|

PrattPlus.com is happy to feature our line of packaging boxes made from 100% recycled paper in inventory with next day delivery to your door, direct from the mill. Made from 100% recycled materials, our performance-based packaging is the perfect solution to reducing paper weights without giving up performance characteristics. From cube boxes, flat boxes and long [...]

The Home Depot Recognizes Pratt as Partner of the Year 2012

By |November 1st, 2012|

Pratt Industries continues to win honors from some of the biggest and best companies in the country for our sustainable packaging solutions - and the latest one comes from America's leading home improvement chain, The Home Depot. Pratt was selected as the company's Partner of the Year for 2012 - the second time [...]