Paper Products Company Inc was founded in 1913, the company originally manufactured paper tubs and containers for the food industry. During the 1920’s, as our nation went through a tuberculosis epidemic, the company turned to making paper water cups as a sanitary solution to the spread of the disease. Daniel Hamill and some partners purchased the company n 1919. The company continued to grow as it added packaging products for food processing, industrial applications and sanitary maintenance items.
Dan and Joe Lackner, nephews of Daniel Hamill. purchased Paper Products Company in 1958. The business flourished into a merchant for disposable items distributed to Hospitals, Schools, Food Establishments and Pittsburgh’s massive industrial base. The core values of the company were to be customer driven, to value the employees and to be involved for the betterment in the Western Pa Community.
Today Paper Products Company has grown into a large supply chain solutions partner. It’s ownership in the $12 billion dollar Network Associates has enabled the company to market nationally while giving it unsurpassed buying power. Paper Products Company supplies thousands of items to customers who value the excellence of Packaging Professionals, Health Care and Sanitary Experts, Foodservice Specialists, Equipment and Machinery Automation, Green Solutions and Supply Chain excellence. Paul and Joseph Lackner are third generation owners and a fourth generation is already eager to contribute. While the company has grown the model for success remains the same; Customer Driven Solutions, valued, well trained employees and contribution to our Community.