Term: paperboard packaging
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4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity

5/30/2017

Designers are a key asset to any paperboard packaging manufacturer. Although some customers may approach their manufacturer with a complete design, others look to the manufacturer’s designers for unique and ingenious packaging solutions. With customers’ packaging in their hands, it is crucial that the design team be a wellspring of creative ideas and unique concepts. Fortunately, creativity isn’t a genetic trait that some have while others don’t. Creativity is a human quality that can be nurtured and expanded—often in ways that seem counterintuitive. Here are four surprising ways to boost a design team’s creativity. 

 

creativity
package design
paperboard packaging

How to Craft Your Sustainability Story

2/6/2017

The paper and packaging industry has an incredible story of sustainability to tell. Manufacturers are creating products that are inherently renewable and recyclable, which means they provide value today while securing the future for generations to come.

Is your organization sharing the industry’s positive story to help achieve its objectives? If not, think of all the opportunities to do so: on sales calls, social media, your website, through press releases sent to the media—just to name a few. Our industry’s sustainability successes can help you get and keep new business, as well as boost your reputation among key stakeholders.

marketing
paper recycling
paperboard packaging
social media
sustainability
ticcit

Update: The Status of Digital Printing for Folding Cartons

1/12/2017

For years, the prospect of digitally printed folding cartons has kept the print and packaging industries abuzz. Digital printing in the carton space has surely begun to transition from a lofty ideal into a more grounded reality. But how far, really, are we until digital printing becomes a mainstay in carton converting?

digital printing
folding carton
paperboard packaging
short run
short-run solutions for paperboard packaging

The Era of Smart Converting

12/12/2016

Today’s technologies are quickly transforming many facets of our lives: drones deliver our online purchases, we can live-stream our thoughts on social media, and our cars are driving us around. Folding cartons have not been left untouched by all of this technological advancement. Today’s converting technologies allow for greater quality control, efficiency, and overall operations optimization than ever before. We truly have entered a new era of “smart converting”.

converting trends
mobile technology
paperboard packaging
smart converting
technology

What We Learned at Fall Meeting

11/14/2016

Here at PPC, we believe that paperboard packaging executives can drive growth and innovation by learning from experts and thought-leaders from both inside and outside the industry—and that’s why education is such a big part of our membership offering! At our recent Fall Conference in San Antonio, members learned how history can reveal effective leadership, how to harness their own “inner nerd” to boost productivity, and how executives from companies such as Graphic Packaging International and HP approach leadership and change within the industry.

fall meeting
leadership
learning
paperboard packaging
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4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity
  • 4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity
    5/30/2017

    Designers are a key asset to any paperboard packaging manufacturer. Although some customers may approach their manufacturer ...

  • 4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity
  • 4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity
    5/30/2017

    Designers are a key asset to any paperboard packaging manufacturer. Although some customers may approach their manufacturer ...

  • 4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity
  • 4 Surprising Ways to Boost Design Creativity
    5/30/2017

    Designers are a key asset to any paperboard packaging manufacturer. Although some customers may approach their manufacturer ...