Term: short-run
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Folding Cartons for Start-Ups and Innovators


Imagine this: you have a great idea for a new widget. It will revolutionize the whole world of widgets! You drain your savings, beg your parents for just one more loan (you promise you’ll pay them back, with dividends!), and you manufacture a small batch. Now, what about packaging? Just a few years ago...

digital printing
short-run solutions for paperboard packaging
small business
start ups

SKU Proliferation: Understanding the Cause of Short-Run Orders


From 2007 to 2012, the number and size of stores decreased and the overall volume of carton shipments (i.e., the number of units sold) grew only at an average annual rate of 3%. Even so, the average number of grocery store SKUs increased by a whopping 26%. If the volume of packaging has remained constant, how can there be so many new products on the store shelf? 

analog printing
digital printing
packaging trends
paperboard packaging
short-run solutions for paperboard packaging
sku proliferation
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