Archive for 2013

Great Lakes Water Feature Shrink Wrapped

Posted November 13th, 2013 on

We recently had another unique and innovative shrink wrap application that we would like to share.  In the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids, Michigan (located about two hours south of Manistee, MI) there is a replica of all five Great Lakes where children can launch a […]


Posted October 8th, 2013 on

With a reputation for high-quality products and service, Dr. Shrink was awarded Distributor of the Year by Shrinkfast Marketing. The international premium shrink wrap supplier was given this honor not only due to its high volume sales, but also its unique approach to marketing and training. Dr. Shrink also serves as an authorized heat tool […]

Dr. Shrink Makes INC 5000 List For Third Year in a Row

Posted September 6th, 2013 on

Inc. magazine ranked Dr. Shrink, Inc. on its seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy, America’s independent entrepreneurs. Dr. Shrink, Inc. joins Fuhu, LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements, CDW and Lifelock, among other prominent brands. “We […]

Bay Area Recycling for Charity Greening Northern Michigan

Posted August 29th, 2013 on

Andy Gale can find a use for just about anything. Used fryer oil? Convert that into biodiesel fuel, and that’s just the beginning. Gale is the founder of Bay Area Recycling for Charities (BARC), a nonprofit organization whose net profits are donated to local charities. The company, which operates in Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Antrim, Leelanau, […]

Engines, accessories, spare parts and other metal equipment are susceptible to rust and corrosion even when well-protected.  Dr. Shrink’s new Multimetal ICT Film provides cost-effective and versatile defense against corrosion damage on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in typical shipping and storage conditions. The new Multimetal ICT Film is an easy-to-use protective film containing proven corrosion […]

3rd Annual Benefit Golf Outing for Love INC of Manistee

Posted July 1st, 2013 on

Golf for charity again this year! Mark your calendars for August 23, 2013—our 3rd Annual Benefit Golf Outing for LOVE Inc of Manistee, MI. Registration for the outing is open— if you register before August 9th, you will receive our Early Bird special of $10 off your registration fee. The cost is $75 for Manistee […]


Posted June 17th, 2013 on

Premium international shrink wrap supplier, Dr. Shrink, Inc. is proud that its president/CEO/founder Michael Stenberg is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 Award in Michigan and Northwest Ohio. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment […]

New Strapping Dispenser a Must Have This Fall

Posted May 15th, 2013 on

Applying shrink wrap is much simpler with the right tools, and now it’s even easier to dispense strapping. Dr. Shrink’s new Strapping Dispenser is the ideal tool to prevent knots, tangles and twists in the strapping. This will save you time– so you can book more jobs this fall! This high-impact plastic dispenser for strapping rolls allows […]

Shrink Wrap “Down Under” in Australia

Posted March 19th, 2013 on

Our customers never cease to amaze us with their shrink wrap stories and applications.  We recently had a unique testimonial of our products being used in South Australia.  Our Australia distributor All Marine Spares sent us the following note that we wanted to share: “Thought I should send you a picture of Max’s trailer, which […]

2012 Year in Review

Posted January 31st, 2013 on

2012 was a great year for Dr. Shrink and was also the year of our 20th anniversary.  We would like to take some time to highlight various happenings over the last year.  We had the pleasure of working with countless customers, getting all of their shrink wrap needs taken care of throughout the year.  Whether […]