Pretium Packaging donates to military veteran fundraising campaign
Chesterfield, Mo., July 24, 2019—Pretium Packaging, a leading North American manufacturer of plastic containers and closures, has made a $50,000 donation to a fundraising campaign that is being held to benefit veteran organizations.
Called “Country 4 Country,” the campaign’s objective is to raise awareness and give back to veteran organizations including Veteran’s Honor Flights, Folds of Honor, and Wounded Warrior Project.
The campaign’s kick-off event was a two-day concert, July 20-21, Marion, Illinois. Sponsor Pepsi MidAmerica is partnering with country music stars Brantley Gilbert, Eddie Montgomery (Montgomery Gentry) and Hunter Hayes for a summer-long promotion.
“Pretium believes strongly in supporting the brave men and women of the armed forces. In some small way, we hope that our donation to these wonderful charities will help support our military and their families,” said Paul Kayser, president and chief executive officer.
Pretium Packaging is a leading North American manufacturer of plastic containers and closures for the food, specialty beverage, household and industrial cleaner, sports nutrition and health, and beauty product industries. Pretium manufactures approximately two billion PET and HDPE containers annually from its 17 locations across the United States and Canada for more than 700 customers. For more information: www.pretiumpkg.com.