Other Certifications and Affiliations
Larson Packaging Company's commitment to providing the highest levels of quality and service is reflected in our status as a certified ISO 9001:2015 business and a certified Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB). These certifications help support your contracting goals. As for affiliations, we are active members of associations that provide us with opportunities to learn more about your needs and support our community.
Certified Minority Owned
Larson Packaging Company is a certified minority businesses, which means it must be at least 51% minority-owned operated and controlled. For the purposes of NMSDC’s program, a minority group member is an individual who is at least 25% Asian, Black, Hispanic or Native American. Minority eligibility is established via a combination of screenings, interviews and site visits. Ownership, in the case of a publicly-owned business, means that at least 51% of the stock is owned by one or more minority group members.
Certified Woman-Owned Small Business
Larson Packaging Company is a certified Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB). To be eligible for this distinction, the business must be at least 51% unconditionally and directly owned by women who are U.S. citizens, and hold the highest position within the company. In addition, the business must be small according to the SBA’s size standards.
The federal government must award 5% of its prime and subcontract dollars to women-owned small businesses.
The Institute of Packaging Professionals
The Institute of Packaging Professionals is dedicated to creating networking and educational opportunities that help packaging professionals succeed. IoPP is committed to leadership in packaging through the continuing education and growth of its members and other packaging professionals.
National Federation of Independent Business
NFIB is the voice of small business, advocating on behalf of America’s small and independent business owners, both in Washington, D.C., and in all 50 state capitals. NFIB is nonprofit, nonpartisan, and member-driven. Since its founding in 1943, NFIB has been exclusively dedicated to small and independent businesses, and remains so today.