During the past dozen years, our industry has seen seven Fortune 500 integrated multiwall manufacturers leave the bag business. Yet throughout these unsettled times, Bancroft Bag has maintained continuous growth and today operates the single largest diversified multiwall plant in the United States. Why has Bancroft succeeded where other, larger companies have failed?
When T. O. Bancroft, Sr., established Bancroft Bag, Inc., in 1924, there were just 16 employees serving a single market, carbon black. In 1937, Bancroft introduced the first SOS bags to that industry, giving our customers substantial savings in shipping and damage costs... (more)