Expect a great partnership
Since 1962, our success has been built on great partnerships with our customers. It is this strong bond that serves our mission “To help our customers win by doing what others can’t or won’t.”
When working with Great Northern, you’ll see this entrepreneurial spirit ingrained in our culture. We welcome new challenges and continue to provide innovative solutions to the packaging and instore industries.
VISION AND MISSION
Our VISION and MISSION drive the decisions we make and the service we provide every day.
“We help our employees win through personal growth and a shared future”
through a trusting and collaborative culture that helps us be at our best every day.
“We help our customers win by doing what others can’t or won’t” gives us a clear
purpose and raises the bar for performance.
The Core Values that Drive Us
IntegrityThe founders of Great Northern exemplified the values of trust and integrity. Today every employee lives these values by treating customers and team members with respect and by doing the right thing.
In my 17 years of working with Great Northern, one word I would use to describe my company is integrity. They stand behind what they say. They listen and treat you fairly.
Angela Zabel - Account Coordinator, Great Northern Laminations
Personal GrowthBringing out the best in each of our employees ultimately helps our customers win. We do this by providing growth and leadership opportunities at every level.
All of the different jobs I held, there was always a challenge, always something new you could do. They personally helped me evolve into a better person and a better worker.
Jack Vanstrom - Employee, Great Northern Corp.
Entrepreneurial SpiritWe do what others can’t or won’t – That’s what drives our innovation.
Doing what’s right for the customer is important. We’re going to find a way to figure it out. We always want to meet or exceed our customer’s expectations.
Terry Gobel - Lead Designer, Great Northern – Twin Cities
A Shared FutureWe value our long-term relationships with customers and employees and are committed to a future where we all win.
It’s about our future as employees and as a company. If you are successful, the company is successful and they’ll continue to help you.
The Davis Family - Great Northern - Racine