Term: folding carton
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Stay Cool With These Beverage Designs

8/13/2018

Summer is coming to a close, but there’s still time to grab a drink and sit by the pool. Stay cool with these fantastic beverage carton designs—all of which earned top awards during our annual Carton Competitions. Cheers!

folding carton
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design

Insights from Industry Legend, Dick DePaul

7/16/2018

During the recent judging of the 2018 competition, we had an opportunity to interview judge and industry legend Dick DePaul. He offered many insights into his 50-year career in the folding carton industry, the secret to winning PPC’s Carton Competition, and why package design is an excellent career choice for the coming generation. 

Dick DePaul
folding carton
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design

It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations

6/14/2018

PPC represents a sizable $10 billion industry. But did you know that many of our members are small, independent, family-owned businesses? These companies pass ownership down from generation to generation, making a rich investment in their communities and family legacies. At the end of the day, it’s all about people serving people!

Here are snapshots of four multi-generational PPC member companies who have made excellent contributions to our industry. 

family business
folding carton
multi generational
paperboard packaging
rigid box

Design Thinking Process: A Method for Making Cartons and Managing a Business

5/31/2018

Folding carton manufacturing companies employ a variety of skilled workers, from press operators to upper managers. Despite this diversity of people and skills, there is a universal process that allemployees can use to solve problems, create innovative solutions, and move the business forward. 

business management
design trends
folding carton

Cannabis Packaging: A New Opportunity for Paperboard

5/21/2018

Ready or not, marijuana is going mainstream. As of April 2018, 29 states have legalized medicinal marijuana and nine states have given the green light for recreational use. Paperboard packaging offers unique advantages to the cannabis industry, especially when it comes to branding and marketing.

cannabis
folding carton
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design
rigid box
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