Primex Design & Fabrication, PD&F, (formerly Woodruff Corporation), the leading manufacturer of reusable, returnable and recyclable plastic shipping containers, custom interior dunnage, point of purchase displays and retail packaging, recently announced the appointment of James Orick to the position of design engineer. The addition of Orick to the product design team results from increased business and PD&F’s commitment to delivering quicker response time in developing customer solutions.
Orick will work with sales representatives in translating customer specifications into packaging and shipping solutions. He comes to Primex following 20 years with Georgia Pacific where he held positions in customer service, planning, design and production. Orrick will report to PD&F Operations Manager Chris Helms.
According to Helms, “James’ many years in positions of increasing responsibility will be an immediate asset to PD&F. We look forward to his contributions.”
“I know how important the design function is to our customers and I’m excited to be joining the Primex family during this important time,” said Orick.
Orick holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business from Wilmington University in Delaware.