Shredding For Profit


WHEN YOU’RE STARTING UP in this industry, it pays to have access to reliable, up-to-date information so you’ll make smart choices and maximize your investment. Our fact sheet, 10 Steps to Establishing a Successful Contract Shredding Service is an excellent place to start. You’ll learn how to evaluate your competition, set your prices, and refine your marketing strategy as well as select the equipment that best suits your goal.

Our professional consultants have been custom-designing systems for customers for more than 50 years, and they can coach you through the steps of collecting documents, processing them through the shredder, and recycling for a profit. If you’d like to have a direct experience of how a successful contract shredding service operates on a daily basis, we can recommend excellent shredding and storage workshops. Finally, our Shredding Industry Report captures the stories of how others, just like you, got started and became successful in this exciting growth industry!

Establishing a Contract Shredding Service – We have compiled the essential information our customers will need to ensure a successful start in contract shredding, and we’re eager to share it!

Consulting & Support – Allegheny has been the global leader in the information destruction industry for more than 50 years. Why? Because we’re proud to offer superior equipment and successful solutions to make your shredding operation profitable and hassle-free.

Shredding & Storage 101 – Allegheny is very pleased to refer interested customers to Shredding and Storage Workshops offered by ADS Consulting. President Renee Keener has been offering hands-on classes for those who want to start up a contract shredding business.

Shredding Industry Report – Allegheny’s Shredding Industry Report offers the latest thinking from Allegheny co-owners Jim and Tom Wagner, NAID Executive Director Bob Johnson, K-2 Partner’s Vlad Vasak, and Allegheny’s own “Shredder Mom,” Vice President Sales Evelyn Jefferson.

Testimonials – Don’t just take our word for it. Our customers often have very grateful comments about our equipment and services. We hope to see your comments here soon!

Case Studies – Nothing is more convincing than hearing about a customer’s actual workplace experience with our equipment. And there’s a lot to learn from how companies have solved particular problems they’ve come up against – ones you may be facing right now.