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Headquarters Lake Forest, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (PKG)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

It pays to know how to box. Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) -- the fifth largest in the US -- produces 2-plus million tons of containerboard annually, most of which is converted into corrugated boxes. PCA mills also churn out some 1.5 million tons of kraft linerboard and nearly a million tons of semi-chemical corrugating medium. Its corrugated packaging includes shipping containers for manufactured goods, retail boxes and displays, and wax-coated boxes and meat boxes for agricultural use. The company operates four containerboard mills and about five dozen corrugated... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   24 ratings


82% Approve of the CEO   13 ratings

PCA CEO and Director Mark W. Kowlzan

Mark W. Kowlzan

CEO and Director

Small, but quickly growing company

  Former Process Engineer in Counce, TN

Pros: This company is very smart with their investments and the way they treat their employees. Over the years they have accrued little debt, and as a result have grown very well in the past few years. Employees are given great opportunities for… Full Review

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No Offer – Reviewed Apr 2, 2014

Interview Details – They were looking for someone with previous internship experience, and when I inquired about moving up, they said that because it was a small company there's not much vertical movement.Full Interview

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