From Intern to Hired: Transforming a Design Internship into a Full-Time Career

Starting a new career is a time of excitement, change and a bit of uncertainty. Participating in internships can equip students with professional experiences to help them excel in their careers. At Pratt, we offer internships in a variety of fields at locations across the country providing real-life job experience allowing students to apply their …

From Intern to Hired: Turning Pratt Internships into Full-Time Sales Careers

Starting a new career is a time of excitement, change and a bit of uncertainty. Participating in internships can equip students with professional experiences to help them excel in their careers. At Pratt, we offer internships in a variety of fields at locations across the country providing real-life job experience allowing students to apply their …

Unboxing the Potential of Future Leaders

Inspiring curiosity and fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement is one of Pratt’s guiding principles. From students to professionals, we strive to offer opportunities to help the future leaders of packaging gain the experience and confidence needed to unbox their full potential. Outreach to Students Throughout the year, we visit high schools, technical …

Promoting Creativity and Learning for Children with Corrugated Packaging

When we think about corrugated packaging, boxes used for shipping goods are probably what comes to mind for most adults. However, when given to children, those same boxes bring to life a world of wonder and creativity. What child doesn’t gravitate to empty boxes for play? From castles and robots to forts and rocket ships, …

America Recycles Day Happens Every Day at Pratt Recycling

America Recycles Day is annually celebrated in November, but at Pratt Industries, recycling is always top of mind. We are proud to partner with local communities, municipalities and businesses to help educate, encourage and enable good recycling habits. From classrooms to boardrooms, Pratt Recycling is ready to assist with your sustainability and zero waste objectives …

Providing Veterans with a Path to Civilian Careers

Pratt is proud to employ veterans in a variety of roles throughout our organization, from frontline production and operations roles to senior leadership positions. Many of our former military employees share that Pratt’s corporate culture–which emphasizes the importance of teamwork, an entrepreneurial spirit of continuous improvement and career growth opportunities–enables them to have a smooth …

Pratt Industries Opens Sixth 100% Recycled Paper Mill and State-of-the-Art Box Plant

Pratt Industries, Inc. today officially opened its $700 million 100% recycled paper mill and corrugated box factory in Henderson, Kentucky. It is the most technologically advanced and environmentally friendly paper mill ever built and will save the equivalent of 25,000 trees every day – more trees than are in New York City’s Central Park. “This …

From the Classroom to the Workforce: Inside Pratt’s Internship and Co-op Program

In addition to creating sustainable and innovative packaging solutions, Pratt Industries is dedicated to investing in the nation’s rising talent with a long-term vision of cultivating a thriving workforce for the future. Pratt demonstrates this commitment by providing internship and co-op opportunities which grant students and recent graduates a valuable glimpse into the packaging industry, …

Packaging Design Careers at Pratt Industries

Packaging designers at Pratt Industries bring to life a wide array of custom packaging solutions for various industries, including consumer goods, e-commerce, food and beverage, automotive, agriculture and many others. “Designing corrugated packaging solutions has definitely evolved over the years,” says Michael Fay, Design Manager at Pratt Converting in Kansas City, MO. “Because of new …