Author: Angelina Bates

7 Ways to Support the Small Businesses in Your Community

Article by Jason Aten, Tech Columnist for Inc.com “An increasing number of states have now ordered many small businesses–including restaurants and bars–to close for the foreseeable future. That comes after the CDC issued guidance to eliminate all gatherings of more than 50 people for the next eight weeks. That can be devastating to communities and the individuals who own…
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Montenegro Now Offers Protective Paper Packaging!

We are proud to announce our new partnership with Ranpak, the first global producer of 100% sustainable, paper-based packaging. This partnership allows us the ability to provide our customers with a line of machinery and recyclable protective product varying from hand fed to fully automatic, for the most complex packaging needs.  At Montenegro, we now…
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The Political Climate’s Impact on Your Business in 2020 & Beyond

This week, Irma V Bates and Angelina Bates attended NAWBO Chicago‘s event focusing on The Political Climate’s Impact on Your Business in 2020 & Beyond hosted by BMO Financial Group. Presenter, Mary Kenney is the Director of U.S. Government Affairs for BMO Harris. She shared with us her insight on what’s happening in D.C., and…
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Giving Tuesday, December 2019

Today is #GivingTuesday and Montenegro is passionate about giving back! Last year we asked our employees to let us know which non-profits organizations they’re passionate about, and it was such a success that we decided to make it a tradition! Visit our Community page to see all of the wonderful charities that we donate to! We will…
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2019 Business Leaders of Color Reception

Congratulations to this year’s Business Leaders of Color! It has been our privilege to be a member of this organization for over 10 years. A special thank you to Chicago United for continuing to create a stronger and more inclusive business environment throughout Chicago.

Black Mountain Solutions

Our Warehousing and Logistics partner, Black Mountain Solutions Inc. , is celebrating one year of business! Visit their page and contact us for any of your freight solutions needs. http://www.blackmtn-inc.com

Small Business Week 2019

Yesterday kicked off National Small Business Week and we are proud to be a small business! Shop local and small businesses to support companies like Montenegro https://www.sba.gov/national-small-business-week

2019 Paper Expo

This week Montenegro attended the Paper2019 Expo where everyone from the paper industry meets once a year to network and attend sessions on emerging issues in the industry! Thank you to American Forest & Paper Association and @NPTA (National Paper Trade Association) for hosting this wonderful event! https://www.paper2019.com/about

View our NEW product catalog

Curious about packaging supplies? Check out our NEW product catalog that has over 20,000 items available! The protection of products is Montenegro’s focus when it comes to offering comprehensive packaging solutions for every end user.  Our team of specialists is able to recommend innovative options that benefit an individual company’s brand and budget, while working…
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International Women’s Day

Wishing women everywhere a powerful International Women’s Day! At Montenegro, we wanted to take today to reflect on the accomplishments of and thank, the amazing, powerful women in our lives. We are so grateful to be apart of the Itasca Bank & Trust Co. Women’s Initiative Program where we are inspired by so many different…
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