"We really didn't have any preconceived notion of how the company would grow," said McCrocklin, the operating partner.
But now, with 80 employees and a myriad of customers to supplement their Graphic Packaging business, the owners knew it was time to invest in the future.Read more
"We had one heck of a month," port director Paul Trichel said at the Greater Ouachita Port Commission's meeting Wednesday. "We moved out 640 loads (by rail), when normally we would move 300 to 400."
The port's dominant customer is Graphic Packaging, which ships paper from the port to its customers in Japan.Read more