For Immediate Release
CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524
*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***
CARDIN VISITS ATLAS CONTAINER CORPORATION IN SEVERN TO
PROMOTE SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH
“Made in Maryland” Tour Highlights Environmentally Friendly Small Business in
Anne Arundel County
TODAY- , U.S. Senator Ben Cardin will visit the Atlas Container Corporation for a tour and roundtable discussion with employees. Atlas Container is a manufacturer of high-quality corrugated packaging and display products located in Severn. With over 200 employees, 2,000 customers and 60,000 orders per year, Atlas has grown nearly 25% per year for over a decade – more than eight times faster than its industry's average. Atlas has a commitment to sustainable packaging, employing environmentally friendly practices that emphasize efficient resource usage, renewable energy and recycling.
“Maryland has an incredible wealth of small businesses; I started the Made in Maryland Tour to showcase how diverse our state’s economy is. I look forward to listening and bringing ideas back to Washington,” said Senator Cardin. “At this point in our economic recovery I think it is important to work closely with Maryland businesses to move forward.”
WHAT: Senator Cardin continues his Made in Maryland Tour at the Atlas Container Corporation with a tour and roundtable discussion.