For The Third Year in a Row, ARMOR Is a Cool Place to Work!

For the third year in a row, Armor Protective Packaging was named one of the Cool Places to Work in Michigan by Crain’s Detroit Business.

Ranked #14 out of the 100 “cool” places to work, ARMOR was highlighted for having breakfast every Friday, 24 hours of PTO annually to serve and volunteer, and it’s contribution of 3 percent to employee 401(k)s, regardless of whether employees contribute themselves.

As a company, ARMOR promotes a culture that supports work-life balance and encourages its team to be “AuFUNtic,” ARMOR’s term for authentic, genuine and fun. “At ARMOR, we practice what we preach. We live our core values as a company no matter the position or seniority within the company. Being AuFUNtic, making things great, and putting people and relationships first before profits – we live our core values.” said David Yancho, Vice President, of ARMOR.

ARMOR provides many additional “cool” benefits for ARMOR employees including a summer off-site outing, wacky holiday events, workout/exercise room, MSU-UM tailgates, a Halloween costume party, a fun Christmas party, monthly company provided lunches with business updates, a Celebrate-Your-Date spin the prize wheel anniversary recognition and much more!

Crain’s Detroit Business Cool Places to Work in Michigan is a statewide survey and awards program designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Michigan, benefiting the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses.

ARMOR Named to Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces for the Second Time

For the second year in a row, ARMOR has been named to Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces. The Inc. Magazine 2019 list of Best Workplaces is a recognition of those businesses that have created exceptional workplaces through an inviting company culture, deep employee engagement and by offering all-star employee benefits. Out of thousands of companies across the United States, ARMOR was one of 346 to be honored by Inc. Magazine.

ARMOR Wins Most Engaged Workplace Alumni Award

Chosen from more than 750 Michigan Celebrates Small Business alumni, ARMOR was awarded the Most Engaged Workplace Award based on our commitment to the community and support of a creative and collaborative culture to enhance performance and competitive advantage. ARMOR earned alumni status after it was honored in 2015 as one of the top Michigan 50 Companies to Watch.

ARMOR Is A Cool Place to Work!

Armor Protective Packaging® was named to Crain’s Detroit Business Cool Places to Work 2017, an award given to 100 Michigan-based companies to recognize employers that go the extra mile to make employees feel appreciated—as judged by the employees themselves.

ARMOR Named Project of the Year

The Economic Development Council of Livingston County presented Armor Protective Packaging® with its Project of the Year award for ARMOR’s consolidation of out-of-state operations to its Michigan Headquarters in addition to its $500,000 investment and creation of new job opportunities in the community.

ARMOR Receives Architectural Investment Award

Armor Protective Packaging®’s International Corporate Headquarters received the Outstanding Architectural Investment Award from its local Howell Area Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes those businesses that make positive contributions to the visual landscape of the community.

Metal Rescue™ Receives Consumer Accolades

Metal Rescue™ Rust Remover Bath, offered to Canadian consumers through ARMOR’s Workshop Hero™ brand, received the distinction of “Tested for Life in Canada” from the Canadian Tire store chain. Award recipients have been evaluated by a 15,000-member Canadian Tire consumer panel. “Tested for Life in Canada” is Canadian Tire’s way of highlighting the best products of a given season as chosen by Canadians.

ARMOR Honored with 2015 Michigan 50 Companies to Watch Award

Armor Protective Packaging® was honored with the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch Award sponsored by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. ARMOR received the award whose 2015 theme was “Unleashing Innovation and Growth” based on selection criteria in market expansion, job creation, technological innovation and community impact.