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Greg Smith of Pratt Agriculture Discusses Fresh Produce Packaging

By |August 26th, 2019|

With more than 30 years of experience servicing customers in the fresh produce industry, our agriculture division understands the unique demands of growers, packers, and shippers nationwide. Our customers lean on us for innovative and cost-saving ideas, knowledge and support in corrugated fresh produce packaging. In fact, our very own Greg Smith, Business Development Manager of [...]

Make an Earth Day Pledge

By |April 18th, 2019|

Earth Day marks a special event each year. Since the 1970s, people across America have been committing to protecting their environments and making it safer for the community. This annual event serves as a reminder to live a sustainable life. Earth Day has drawn awareness across the country and has even driven the passage of [...]

Ways to Reuse Corrugated Boxes

By |April 11th, 2019|

It’s a great time to turn some attention to living more sustainably. Finding sustainable solutions and ways to reduce waste is an international focus. Recycling is a popular way to divert waste from landfills, and while corrugated boxes are a recyclable and biodegradable packaging option, they are also reusable! Here are a few ways to [...]

Closed Loop Systems for Zero Waste Packaging Solutions

By |February 4th, 2019|

Several brands including Procter and Gamble Company, Unilever, Coca-Cola and PepsiCo recently announced their plan to participate in TerraCycle’s Loop Program that develops circular solutions for hard-to-recycle products and packaging. These companies have all agreed to distribute more products in reusable packaging in place of their current one-time-use, disposable packaging. The goal of Loop is [...]

Pratt Industries Helps Customers Close the Loop

By |July 17th, 2018|

Close the Loop refers to giving used products new life – and a signature program at Pratt Industries.  Thanks to innovative partnerships and a vast national network, we annually collect more than 2.2 million tons of recyclable materials.  Doing so not only extends the reach of our sustainable practices, it helps our customers achieve their [...]

Pratt Bets on America’s Food Future

By |March 8th, 2018|

Pratt Industries Global Chairman, Anthony Pratt, was in D.C. this week to take part in a global food forum roundtable at the U.S. Department of Agriculture that he co-hosted with Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue. Watch as he discusses American food exports on FOX 5 Morning. Pratt has been a part of the Global Food Forum since its first year in 2016. [...]

History of Pratt Industries 100% Recycled Corrugated Boxes

By |February 8th, 2018|

Pratt Industries has been America’s leading recycled paper and packaging company for over 25 years – dedicated to the sustainability of our planet, our customers and our people, and is recognized around the world for its environmental stewardship. This cornerstone of sustainability on which Pratt Industries, USA is based began with our Australian sister company [...]

eCommerce Packaging Customer Spotlight: Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream

By |November 23rd, 2017|

As part of our eCommerce inside print packaging series, the following customer spotlight highlights how packaging can offer a unique opportunity to make a tangible brand impression and stresses the importance of having a knowledgeable packaging expert who can add value to a company’s fulfillment process. Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams is on a mission to [...]

PACK EXPO Las Vegas

By |August 29th, 2017|

Sustainability, efficiency and product safety are among the top issues to be addressed with the latest packaging technology at PACK EXPO Las Vegas. The 2017 event is expected to host 30,000 attendees, including 5,000 international visitors from more than 125 countries, and 2,000-plus exhibiting companies that will span nearly 900,000 net-square-feet of an almost sold-out exhibition [...]

Benefits of Digital Printing for Packaging and Displays

By |August 2nd, 2017|

Digital print for packaging and displays has many benefits and is ideal for customers who are looking for alternatives to traditional offset printing which is a plate or tooling driven process. It offers a way to professionally brand protective packaging and in-store signage and displays with custom print without the need for large production runs. Digital printed packaging, labels, and displays is a [...]