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A comprehensive portfolio of packaging products and equipment. Expert consultants who create strategies for streamlining processes, increasing throughput and simplifying vendor networks. Talented designers who create customized packaging and certified service technicians who can install and repair any packaging equipment.

There are many reasons Shorr has become the obvious partner for our customers’ packaging, supply chain and logistics needs. We take the time to understand each businesses’ unique challenges and goals. And we have the specialized knowledge and resources to propose innovative solutions and then make them a reality.

Unmatched Product Selection​

We represent the best-known packaging product manufacturers and brands in the industry. Our extensive portfolio of packaging products and nationwide network of well-stocked warehouses makes us uniquely equipped to accommodate your product needs quickly and efficiently. Shorr customers enjoy the benefits of a dedicated sales representative and access to our easy-to-use online catalog and ordering system.

Essential Equipment and Support Services​​​

Shorr will help you identify the equipment that meets your specific business needs and develop integrated, customized solutions that help you manage your day-to-day packaging operations. Need installation or repair support? Each of our professional service technicians are certified and factory-trained. Service capabilities include: setup and installation, operator training, machine evaluation and performance optimization. In addition, we offer a complete parts program and customized maintenance plans to keep your equipment running at peak performance.

Shorr offers a suite of strategic solutions that streamline operations and create efficiencies in every part of the supply chain. After listening closely to each customer’s packaging and logistics challenges, our experts tailor recommendations to ensure strategic growth and ROI.

Large, complex organizations can benefit from Shorr’s highly analytical approach to managing and controlling packaging processes. The proprietary Shorr Total Approach to Managed Packaging (STAMP) Program, as well as Packaging Application Analysis and National Packaging Programs, offers solutions for businesses experiencing problems with inventory management, inconsistent packaging materials and processes. Our specialists will conduct comprehensive evaluations at each packaging facility to help identify issues and recommend enterprise wide strategies for product, process and automation improvements.

Shorr also offers custom design and development capabilities to help customers who face unique challenges packaging products of different sizes and on varying schedules. Our talented designers and product specialists will partner with you to create customized packaging and shipping kits, carton design, product prototyping and point-of-purchase fabrication specialties. Design-related services also include damage reduction analysis, DIM weight optimization and package standards testing.

A coast-to-coast network of locations allows us to deliver local support while leveraging national resources. Contract packaging services include a variety of kitting and assembly proficiencies.

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Rob Onorato

Chief Executive Officer
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Steve Cavin

Chief Commercial Officer
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Ken Kucera

Chief Operating Officer
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Rekha Jones

Chief Human Resources Officer
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Michael Crowley

Chief Information Officer
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Kevin Vrba

Chief Financial Officer

A Passion for What We Do

Passionate, dedicated people have always been the driving force at Shorr. At Shorr, employees are also owners — we’ve had an Employee Stock Ownership Plan for nearly 40 years. As employee-owners, we work hard to meet our customer’s needs every day because we love what we do and we have a deep stake in our company’s future.

Founded a century ago in northern Illinois, where Shorr remains headquartered, talented employees have grown the company into the nationally recognized, award-winning company it is today.

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