Green Bay Packaging Fort Worth Division Recognizes Safety Excellence

GREEN BAY, WI – May 4, 2017 – Green Bay Packaging (GBP) Fort Worth Division announced they reached a safety milestone of one million man hours worked with zero recordable injuries.

This is a great achievement for the entire company. “Safety is a core value for our company. We truly value our employees and fully understand and appreciate their importance to our company’s success. We owe it to our employees to have a culture of Safety. Our Fort Worth division is the model for this culture.” Bryan Hollenbach, Executive Vice President for Green Bay Packaging stated.
Rob Schroeder, Vice President and General Manager states, “GBP is committed to safety practices in all aspects of our business. We are honored to be recognized for our efforts and to be seen as a leader alongside other companies that are focused on safety initiatives.” The Fort Worth Division has dedicated significant resources to continuously improving its safety processes. “This has yielded very positive results,” said Peter Masias, Corporate Director of Safety and Risk Management. “Because safety is such a visible part of our everyday operations, employees feel empowered to identify and report potential hazards at first notice. Management reviews all suggestions and, as a result, employees readily share safety ideas. The bonus is that, while mitigating risks, suggestions also serve to improve productivity, quality and efficiency.” Green Bay Packaging believes in the merits of raising safety awareness. It should contribute to the indispensable effort to reduce health and safety risks at work in the sector on the route to “zero accidents”.
About Green Bay Packaging Inc.
Started in 1933, Green Bay Packaging is a family-owned, vertically integrated company consisting of corrugated
container plants, folding cartons, recycled and virgin linerboard mills, pressure-sensitive label roll stock, specialty
converting operations, timberlands, and a sawmill facility. Headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., Green Bay Packaging
Inc. is dedicated to innovative development of its products and forestry resources, with a focus on quality,
sustainability and continuous improvement throughout a