My summer internship at Pro Tapes & Specialties, Inc.® gave me a firsthand look at the key aspects of running a successful business. Pro Tapes® 150,000 sq. ft. facility holds a massive production floor which is where I started as a packer. I advanced to a machine assistant, and then spent my remaining time working in the marketing department, where I worked on a variety of projects. I was provided a unique prospective, having worked in both the production and marketing department. These are the 5 key lessons my time at Pro Tapes® taught me about what it takes to make an organization successful. Continue reading
For over forty years, Pro Tapes® has provided our customers with high-quality products that are proudly manufactured in the U.S.A., and distributed across the globe. Far too often, you read about U.S. based manufacturers moving their production overseas to take advantage of tax loopholes, or cheap foreign labor, but outsourcing and offshoring have never been part of our strategic planning.
There are many reasons why Pro Tapes® calls the U.S.A. home, but here are the top five reasons we have chosen to stay red, white, and blue.
Need a graduation or end of the school year party favor? You can use tape to easily create personalized graduation tags and attach to your favorite candy.
We used UGlu® to assemble the tags!
- UGlu® 1”x3” Strips
- Card stock
- Ring candy
- Printer to print your labels
Graduation time is right around the corner, celebrate your graduate with a personalized homemade graduation wreath! The best part is, we made it with tape! Capture the perfect photo by having your graduate hold their new special wreath! Continue reading
Congratulations we are delighted to offer you the job!
…It’s every job hunter’s dream to hear these words. Whether your dream job is a Slitting Machine Operator, Customer Service Rep or Director of Operation, landing that job isn’t always an easy task, but here are some helpful hints I have found over the years as someone who has recruited and interviewed folks at Pro Tapes® from entry level packers, shipping and receiving clerks to Quality Control Managers. Continue reading
Recently, Pro Tapes® commissioned a local shop to frame some of our corporate collection. In the process, we wanted to get a closer look at how our tapes are used by framers. This is the first of four pieces we framed to profile on our blog, it’s a print advertisement, a single page mounted and framed with chrome fillets. Continue reading
As a picture framer, one is inevitably asked to frame a sports jersey, create a historical collage of a loved one’s personal items or some other type of memorabilia. Pro Tapes® adhesive tape products are indispensable in your framing tool belt.
1. Pro® Stitchery Tape
Pro Tapes® will be an exhibitor this year at GlobalShop 2018 which is being held at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Visit us at booth #1843 from Tuesday, March 27th through Thursday the 29th, and learn more about our services and capabilities.
A Global Leader in Specialty Tape Manufacturing & Converting Since 1977 Continue reading