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Shorr Packaging

May 10, 2011 09:05 ET

Innovative Packaging Solutions Leader Shorr Packaging Wins Platinum Lantech Century Club Award

Shorr Packaging, a Top Packaging Solutions Provider, Receives Platinum-Level Lantech Century Club Award for Outstanding Sales Achievement in 2010

AURORA, IL--(Marketwire - May 10, 2011) - Shorr Packaging Corp., an industry leader in advanced packaging solutions, materials and equipment, is proud to announce the company has received the Lantech Platinum Club Award for 2010. The award recognizes Shorr Packaging's success as a Lantech distributor.

"Our sales and service teams have learned the Lantech equipment inside and out," said Brian Hubers, systems sales and service manager at Shorr Packaging. "Lantech fits perfectly with our packaging solutions approach to doing business, with fairly-priced equipment that reduces labor and increases in-plant efficiency. Lantech users are able to reduce cost in a number of ways that have meaningful impact on profitability and customer satisfaction."

The Shorr sales and service teams have embraced the Lantech line because of its reliability, user friendliness and ergonomic design. Shorr Packaging's Lantech Stretch Wrapper Center provides information on a wide range of models, including automatic conveyorized, overhead straddle and horizontal stretch wrappers. Each machine is designed to meet unique packaging needs. Lantech stretch wrapper equipment produces more securely wrapped loads using less stretch film, helping to significantly reduce costs.

"Shorr is one of those organizations that is truly focused on helping their customer achieve their goals," said Jim Lancaster, CEO of Lantech. "Lantech recognizes Shorr for its dedication and hard work put forth to provide high value to their customers and achieve the high-level success recognized by this Platinum Award."

Shorr Packaging offers world class packaging services, including distribution, equipment sales and service, national accounts programs, packaging audits and package design and prototyping.

"At Shorr Packaging, we are committed to providing innovative solutions that are high in value and low in cost," said David Shorr, president and CEO of Shorr Packaging.

About Shorr Packaging Corp.: Founded in 1922, Shorr Packaging Corp. ( is one of the nation's oldest and largest independent distributors of packaging materials and equipment. Headquartered in Aurora, Ill., Shorr Packaging specializes in complete packaging solutions for midsized and large industrial companies. Major product and machinery lines at Shorr Packaging include 3M, Sealed Air Corporation, Lantech, Sharp Packaging and Wexxar. Shorr Packaging has deep expertise in corrugated packaging, including stock shipping boxes, custom corrugated boxes and point of purchase (POP) displays. To learn more, visit

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