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

At Pactiv, continuous innovation has secured our place as one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of food packaging and foodservice products, supplying packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice outlets around the world.

Since our founding in 1965 as Packaging Corporation of America, we have focused on producing and distributing...

Mission: To acquire and retain profitable customers by exceeding their expectations for Quality, Service, and Value

Working at Pactiv

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Employees say it's “OK”   79 ratings


43% Approve of the CEO   26 ratings

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John McGrath

President & CEO

In Temple, the PE Plant and RMC are where you want to be - Foams and RDP are not as fun

  Former Distribution Supervisor in Temple, TX

Pros: 1) I had a good experience overall - my boss was intent on getting me exposed to everything he could, and he let me travel to participate in kaizen events, DPM training, and SAP go-live events. I knew I could make a mistake and not lose my job - I… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Covington, GA Mar 2012 Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interview Details – Traditional interview process comprised of 3-6 interviews with senior leadership. Pretty fragmented with a few people not knowing they were interviewing that day. Walked around plant and shown areas but no real conversation of where company was headed.Full Interview

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Most questions were conversational about oneself and exploring how I fit into the company. Answer Question

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World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

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