Propak Founder and CEO – Message to Entrepreneurs: ‘You don’t need permission to affect change’

Molly Little, July 27, 2015 15:56
Propak Founder and CEO - Message to Entrepreneurs: ‘You don’t need permission to affect change’

In his conversation on stage at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute’s Social Entrepreneur Bootcamp on July 17, successful businessman Steve Clark explained what launched his entrepreneurial career. As a young 20-something traveling salesman talking to his mentors on a business trip, Clark took a step back. What he saw were guys, although very talented, who were burned out and estranged from …

Propak’s Green Initiatives: The SmartWay Program

Molly Little, July 21, 2015 16:27
Propak's Green Initiatives: The SmartWay Program

Propak Corporation has been a proud member of The SmartWay Program since November 2010. The SmartWay Program is a public-private initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution created by freight transportation in corporate supply chains. At Propak, we are dedicated to moving more goods, more miles with lower emissions and less energy. Sustainability has always been one of …

Propak Corporation awarded Green Supply Chain (G75) Award

Molly Little, July 14, 2015 15:06
Propak Corporation awarded Green Supply Chain (G75) Award

Propak Logistics is honored to receive its first Green Supply Chain (G75) award from Inbound Logistics. Inbound Logistics’ 75 Green Supply Chain Partners highlights sustainability leaders in the logistics and transportation sector. The selection process considers a company’s involvement in three areas: participation in public-private partnerships; corporate sustainability initiatives; and collaborative customer-driven projects. As part of their due diligence, Inbound …

Propak Reaches New Heights During Produce Shipping Season

Molly Little, May 14, 2015 17:49
Propak Reaches New Heights During Produce Shipping Season

It’s that time of year- the peak of produce shipping season, which means Propak Corporation is working 24/7 to provide services that exceed our customer’s expectations and with more than 50 Propak locations located throughout North America, we have a highly optimized and flexible network to handle any size project. At our different locations you can find a group of …

Propak Volunteers at Second Harvest Food Bank Event

Molly Little, May 1, 2015 15:00
Propak Volunteers at Second Harvest Food Bank Event

On Wednesday, April 29, Propak employees from our Nashville and Smyrna, TN offices joined together to volunteer at the Friends of the Food Bank event. Friends of the Food Bank was established in April 2014 to strengthen Second Harvest Food Bank’s connection with young professionals in the Middle Tennessee community. Their mission is to engage opportunities to create long-term advocated, …

Fighter Jets and Business

Phillip Langford, April 24, 2015 15:28
Fighter Jets and Business

I was impressed with an article Chris Taylor published for Venture Beat.  Chris is a business columnist, an executive with TIBCO Software, and a former U.S. Navy pilot (thank you for your service). I was really captivated by some of the key points fighter pilots train on that we can utilize in operating a successful business. We work in an age …

Propak Founder and CEO Recognized as Arkansas’ Entrepreneur of the Year

Molly Little, April 17, 2015 15:38
Propak Founder and CEO Recognized as Arkansas' Entrepreneur of the Year

A huge congratulations to Propak’s founder and president, Steven W. Clark, on being named Entrepreneur of the Year by the University of Arkansas! Last night, the 22nd annual Walton Awards banquet was held at the Fayetteville Town Center. The Sam M. Walton College of Business recognized three outstanding alumni for their achievements in business, where Mr. Clark was presented the …

Propak Cares Committee Kicks off in Fort Smith

Molly Little, March 18, 2015 19:33
Propak Cares Committee Kicks off in Fort Smith

Today the 2015 Propak Cares Committee kicked off their first meeting in Fort Smith, AR. The Propak Cares mission is to enrich the lives of associates and the communities we serve. Propak Corporation looks forward to a fun and exciting year serving the community! 2015 Committee Members- Phillip Langford Keenan Adkins Andrea Brand Lori Hooten Greg Jensen Molly Little Michelle …

Propak Volunteers at River Valley Regional Food Bank

Molly Little, March 16, 2015 15:59
Propak Volunteers at River Valley Regional Food Bank

Propak Corporation joined the Fort Smith First Church of the Nazarene at the River Valley Regional Food Bank this past Saturday to re-palletize packets of oatmeal. The Food Banks’ goal for us to was fill 5 pallets – we filled 10!!! This food will help fight hunger in 7 counties in our area. Thanks for coming out to serve our …