OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — Aug. 11, 2020 — ORBIS® Corporation — a local manufacturer of reusable packaging — has been named a Top Workplace by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The newspaper named ORBIS as No. 25 among midsize companies (150-499 employees) in the five-county area around Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This is the seventh year in a row ORBIS has received Top Workplace recognition.
Milwaukee Top Workplace chose recipients based on an assessment given to employees at nominated businesses and organizations. Employees are asked to react to a series of statements that gauge how they feel about their workplace. The statements pertain to organizational health, personal jobs and employee engagement.
“This year, more than ever, this tremendous accomplishment is a true reflection of our employees’ dedication and commitment to our company. It is such an honor to work with a team that is so engaged and passionate about our business, our culture, our customers and our communities,” said Bill Ash, president at ORBIS. “We have a strong focus on talent at ORBIS and have executed many initiatives to help employees with their career development and personal performance, including mentoring, blogs and a rewards and recognition app. I am proud to say this is ORBIS’ seventh consecutive year receiving the Milwaukee Top Workplace title. We will do our best to continue the tradition.”
ORBIS is a leading manufacturer of reusable supply chain packaging, such as pallets, totes, dunnage and containers. With headquarters in Oconomowoc and 14 manufacturing plants throughout North America, ORBIS employs more than 2,500 people with over 200 of them working locally in Wisconsin. As a subsidiary of Menasha Corporation — based in Neenah, Wisconsin — ORBIS is committed to creating a work environment that offers opportunities for growth, development, inspiration and leadership.
“I am honored to celebrate the accomplishments of our employees, who are taking our business to new levels,” said Dennis Rooney, vice president of human resources at ORBIS. “Being named a Milwaukee Top Workplace is a meaningful indicator that our employees are engaged in our business.”
About ORBIS Corporation
With more than 170 years of material handling expertise and 65 years of plastics innovations, ORBIS helps world-class customers move their product faster, safer and more cost-effectively with reusable totes, pallets, containers, dunnage and racks. Using a proven approach, ORBIS experts analyze customers’ systems, design a solution and execute a reusable packaging program for longer-term cost savings and sustainability. Using life-cycle assessments to compare reusable and single-use packaging, ORBIS also helps customers reduce their overall environmental impact. ORBIS is a part of Menasha Corporation, one of the oldest family-owned manufacturers in the United States. As a steward of sustainability, ORBIS is committed to a better world for future generations. Headquartered in Oconomowoc, ORBIS has more than 2,500 employees and 55 locations throughout North America and Europe. For more information, please visit www.orbiscorporation.com