Putterman Athletics: An American Manufacturer of Quality Athletic and Industrial Products Since 1920

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Since 1920 Putterman Athletics (M. Putterman & Co. LLC) has set industry standards in the athletics industry and over time has become widely acknowledged for creating innovative solutions for the athletic market. Putterman Athletics, and its sister companies, MPC Containment Systems and MPC Containment International, also boast a prestigious following for industrial, containment, and agricultural applications. Putterman produces its custom products here in the United States, with production facilities in Chicago, Illinois and Marietta, Georgia. We continue to look to expand our presence to better serve our customers.


Today, Putterman Athletics is one of the largest suppliers of tennis equipment, outfitting everyone from backyard enthusiasts and private clubs, including the Midtown Tennis Club in New York and Chicago, the East Bank Club in Chicago, to internationally watched tournaments including the US Open in New York. Putterman’s baseball products are requested by National and American League teams and our football products outfit NFL and major university football stadiums across the country.


Our Core Values

Putterman Athletics has a deeply rich history as a family run business founded by Max Putterman in 1920. With the move from family run business to shareholder run business in 2006, the new management team has remained committed to the legacy of Max Putterman and the core principles he and his family established and adhered to for close to 100 years. Our relationships with our customers are paramount – we look to our customers as partners. Putterman is dedicated to offering solutions customized to our customers’ needs. We are committed to providing products at excellent prices with fast turnaround times. In addition, the Putterman team will forever remain focused on providing quality products with strength and durability that will far outlast the competition.


Our Commitment to Quality

MPC Containment/Putterman Athletics is committed to providing its customers with the highest quality and most reliable containment and athletics products in the industry through consistent production quality and continual improvement of its Quality Management System.

  1. We are committed to the achievement of continual improvement of quality in our services in order to meet or exceed customer requirements and expectations, and improve the organization’s overall performance.
  2. We work to achieve quality by: 
    • Defining company policies, procedures and objectives,
    • Regularly monitoring and evaluating quality
    • Measuring customer satisfaction and acting on the results.
  3. The policies, procedures, and processes that comprise the Quality Management System are subject to regular review and periodic audit to ensure their continual improvement and effectiveness. 


Our Commitment to You

Putterman Athletics believes in its products, its services, and its team; however, all that we do has one end result in mind – exceeding your expectations. We have invested in building a customer service team second to none so that you have a memorable purchasing experience each and every time you partner with Putterman Athletics.