We offer custom packaging solutions, over 10,000 in-stock packaging and shipping supply items, and the ability to customize many of our products with your own custom artwork. At Brown & Pratt, we strive to fill your every packaging need while remaining committed to building long-term partnerships.
While we look forward to your first order with us, we are more interested in making you a satisfied Brown & Pratt customer for life!
Brown & Pratt begins as a proprietorship by Leonard J. Brown and his wife Evelyn specializing in paper and paperboard packaging items sold primarily to Laundries and Dry Cleaners.
Brown & Pratt is incorporated with L.J. Brown as managing partner of the business.
Leonard J. Brown died leaving his shares of Brown & Pratt to Carl Henschen
Brown & Pratt establishes printing department with capability of printing polyethylene film on rolls and converting those rolls into either garment bags on a roll or flat shirt and sweater bags. At this time, Brown & Pratt had one printing press and 2 bag machines.
Brown & Pratt’s printing department is shut down & liquidated as the company transitioned into a packaging distributor.
Jerry D. Leonard purchases Brown & Pratt following the death of Carl Henschen
Brown & Pratt broadens product offering to boxes, packaging, and stretch wrap as well as ALL shipping supplies.
Jerry Leonard hires second generation employee Gil Smith, II as a full-time packaging salesman.
Jerry Leonard passes away willing Brown & Pratt and two other business to his wife Lynette Leonard
Lynn Leonard retires, relinquishing full ownership of Brown & Pratt to long-time managing partner Gil Smith, II
Brown & Pratt currently operates with 50+ years of experience in the distribution of Packaging & Shipping Supplies