Praxis Hires new Senior HR Generalist!

Nicki Pellegrini has joined the HR Department as of September 4th as our Sr. Human Resources Generalist. Nicki comes to us with 5+ years of Human Resources experience and is passionate about growing people, systems and organizations. She will be responsible for:  o   Employee Relations & Conflict Resolutions o   HR Compliance o   Benefits Administration o   Employee Engagement Initiatives o   Leave Management (FMLA, […]


Praxis announces multiple Promotions!

We are proud to announce that we have made some exciting internal moves!   Yani Castro has been promoted to Sr. Manager, Workforce Development. Through her career at Praxis, Yani has demonstrated a talent for bringing out the best in others. Yani will be leading our Workforce Development group, which remains in the HR Department and will […]


Grand Rapids-based Praxis Packaging Announces Acquisition of New Jersey Corporation

Praxis Acquires Unette Corporation, a Leader in Cosmetic and Personal Care Item Packaging Solutions, Creating New Customer Offerings and Growth Opportunities   Praxis Packaging, an independently operated subsidiary of the Huizenga Group, today announced the acquisition of Unette Corporation of Randolph, New Jersey. This marks the first independent acquisition in company history. Additionally, this acquisition […]


Is Your Product Packaging Due for an Update?

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Packaging – More Than Protection Traditionally, packaging wouldn’t be considered one of the main components of the marketing mix. Advertising, sponsorship events, social media and other initiatives often take priority over the actual product packaging. Today, packaging is taking on a larger role when it comes to promoting and advertising the product. With consumer preferences […]


How to Ensure Retail Ready Packaging Hits the Mark

The retail landscape is incredibly dynamic. Today, high volume, fast moving consumer goods have become the focal point of the retail world. Big box stores in-particular, have captured the value in providing retail ready packaging. Retail Ready Packaging Considerations Through retail ready packaging, retailers have been able to eliminate time spent on restocking and “facing […]


4 Quick Tips About Promotional Packaging

The purpose of promotional packaging is to enhance the product image and advance the brand. Promotional packaging is often used as part of a new product launch. During the launch, it is crucial that all moving pieces of the campaign work together to deliver the best possible experience for the end user. The goal, besides […]


Top 5 Packaging Resources You Should Be Following

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The packaging industry can feel narrow at times. Both primary and secondary packaging resources can be limited. Keeping up to date on the latest news and packaging discoveries can give companies a competitive edge, but, finding information and industry news can be difficult. Luckily, we put together a list of some of the best resources […]


The Praxis Way – How We Tackle a Challenge

The role Praxis plays in the supply chain is misinterpreted. At Praxis we like to take complex and make it simple.                                                                         […]


Plain Packaging? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Recently, Europe’s highest court upheld a law that will standardize packaging and ban the advertising of e-cigarettes. This is the latest push by federal governments to try and curb the trial and use of tobacco products. Starting in New Zealand in 1989, several countries, including, Australia, France, United Kingdom and Australia have begun to adapt plain […]


Core Power – The fairlife Project

Recently, Praxis has had the privilege of partnering with Chicago based dairy wizards, fairlife. The folks at fairlife have spent more than 20 years improving the nutritional value that dairy gives consumers. Their impressive, ultra-filtered product line includes Reduced Fat (2%), Fat Free, Whole and Chocolate. They also offer Core Power, a high protein milk shake available […]