Employee Well-Being is a Key Component to Pratt Industries’ Work Culture

One of Pratt Industries’ guiding principles is to hire the best people and provide an environment where they can thrive and succeed. According to Anthony Pratt, executive global chairman,“Pratt operates under four key principles and one of them is to look after our best people. When we started Pratt more than 30 years ago, we …

Women of Manufacturing and Pratt Industries

According to Deloitte, manufacturing has traditionally been a male dominated industry with women making up approximately one third of the industry. A US labor and statistics article found that women make up nearly 30% of employees within manufacturing. However, the benefits of hiring women for manufacturing roles are well documented and include improved innovation and …

Developing and Investing in the Next Generation of Packaging Professionals

While producing innovative, sustainable packaging solutions is core to our business, so too, is building a pipeline of highly trained and engaged professionals. These individuals bring to life the myriad of corrugated products that our customers and consumers use each day. To continue to build this next generation of packaging experts, Pratt Industries invests in …

Pratt Industries Supports Veterans’ Transition to Civilian Work

At Pratt Industries, we have a proud history of hiring veterans from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. Our veteran employees serve in important roles throughout our organization, and the skills that they learned while in the service have proven invaluable to their individual career journeys and to Pratt Industries as a whole. A …

Preparing for a Job Interview

Interviewing for a new job provides candidates with the opportunity to showcase their experiences and accomplishments. At Pratt Industries, we have developed a few helpful tips to ensure that you feel prepared and at ease during the entire interview process. Arrive early. Be sure to give yourself a little extra travel time to account for …

Pratt Industries Lives Up to Its ‘Safety as a Value’ Promise

Safety is not just a priority but a core value at Pratt Industries. To encourage the importance of safety being everyone’s responsibility, Pratt Industries taps into its entrepreneurial spirit and promotes a strong safety culture. Ryan Peart, Pratt Industries’ Safety Director, recently spoke about this in regards to National Safety Month, “At Pratt Industries, we …

An Interview with Shawn State, President of Pratt Recycling

In recognition of America Recycles Week that was celebrated earlier this month, Pratt Industries’ editors interviewed Shawn State, the president of Pratt Recycling, about Pratt’s role in recycling and the strategic value it has to the entire company.  Read this to find out why Pratt Recycling is one of the most pre-eminent companies in the U.S. …

Pratt Ocala Celebrates Earth Day 2018

Pratt Ocala spent its 4th year of celebrating Earth Day with the residents of Marion County and the City of Ocala as a sponsor of the city’s annual Earthfest at Arbor Day. The Pratt Team in Ocala attends this annual event representing the entire company’s commitment to the environment to help educate residents about the benefits of recycling …

History of Pratt Industries 100% Recycled Corrugated Boxes

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 …

Pratt Industries Employees Donate to Hurricane Harvey Relief in Houston

Part of the Pratt Industries mission statement focuses on enhancing the communities in which we live and work through diverse philanthropic investments of resources and funding. It’s a tradition begun by Pratt’s late worldwide chairman, Richard Pratt and continues today by his family and the entire organization. In the spirit of this giving that runs …