Duro Bag Manufacturing Company was founded in 1953 by Mr. S. David Shor and is still privately owned by the Shor family. Charles Shor, who became President and Chief Executive Officer in 1987, now runs the company started by his father. Today, Duro is the largest paper bag manufacturer in the world.

Duro is a full-service bag manufacturer comprised of two Locations.

The Standard Products Location produces grocery bags; grocery sacks; handle bags; merchandise bags; paper lawn and leaf bags; and various specialty bags, including lunch bags, pharmacy bags, liquor bags, freshness paperTM bread bags, food service bags, and many more.

The Specialty Location produces the broadest range of machine-made paper shopping bags in the industry. Customers include many of the Quick Serve Restaurant chains including McDonalds, Burger King, Chipotle, and Wendys. Our Specialty group provides shopping bags to upscale retailers, such as Gap, Old Navy, Macy’s, Hollister, and Starbuck’s. Duro also sells directly to the Supermarket chains and Mass Merchants.

Duro also has in-house Art Departments in both Kentucky and Florida. Both departments have talented artists operating the latest electronic pre-press equipment. These artists assist in the development of customer artwork, print layouts, and marketing material. The Sales and Marketing Offices are located in Kentucky, with regional salespeople and an extensive broker network throughout the country.

To apply for a position at Duro Bag Manufacturing Company, please click on the plant location at which you are interested in working.

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