Term: paperboard
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4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them

1/21/2019

Our industry lives and breathes paperboard. The thick paper substrate can be transformed into any number of designs, from simple tuck cartons to intricate, sculpted packages that impart a sense of luxury and wonder. With all that versatility, it’s not surprising that there are many types—or grades—of paperboard to choose from, each with different prosperities, strengths, and weaknesses.  

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3 Upcoming Plant Tours for PPC Members

1/21/2019

During PPC’s upcoming People, Paperboard, & Productivity workshop, Feb. 19-21 in Dallas, attendees will tour not one but threemember-company plants. Nowhere else can paperboard professionals get this magnitude of exposure to different facilities and ways of running business operations. The site visits include: 

 

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paperboard
plant tour
technical and production committee

5 Cheerful Paperboard Designs for the Holidays

11/30/2018

We often praise paperboard’s design versatility, but did you know that it can even be transformed into whimsical ornaments and structures for the holidays? Enjoy these five holiday designs from Ideas & Innovation, PPC’s guidebook of paperboard and carton styles.

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package design
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How to Succeed in Uncertain Times Ahead

11/5/2018

Buckle up: there’s turbulence ahead. That’s the message we got from speakers at last month’s PPC conference in Atlanta. First there’s the economy. Emory University economist Jeff Rosensweig told us to brace for an economic downturn slated for 2018-2019.

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folding carton
paperboard
productivity
technology

A Simple History of Paperboard

4/4/2018

You want to sound smart in front of customers and colleagues, right? Fortunately, you don’t have to be a scholar in packaging studies to become a knowledge leader in the industry! Start by checking out this quick history of paper and paperboard packaging. Armed with a few unique facts, you’ll be able to strike up engaging and exciting conversations at your next professional event. Here’s a good factoid to pull out: “Did you know that the folding carton was invented by mistake?"

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4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them
  • 4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them
    1/21/2019

    Our industry lives and breathes paperboard. The thick paper substrate can be transformed into any number of designs, from ...

  • 4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them
  • 4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them
    1/21/2019

    Our industry lives and breathes paperboard. The thick paper substrate can be transformed into any number of designs, from ...

  • 4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them
  • 4 Types of Paperboard and How to Use Them
    1/21/2019

    Our industry lives and breathes paperboard. The thick paper substrate can be transformed into any number of designs, from ...

  • 3 Upcoming Plant Tours for PPC Members
  • 3 Upcoming Plant Tours for PPC Members
    1/21/2019

    During PPC’s upcoming People, Paperboard, & Productivity workshop, Feb. 19-21 in Dallas, attendees will tour ...

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