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

Plant Safety Milestones Q1 2018

5/17/2018

As of March 2018, PPC is proud to report that several member companies have achieved impressive new plant safetly milestones. Each of the below achievements signifies the amount of time worked without an OSHA recordable incident.

data
industry benchmarking
plant safety
safety
safety boxscore report

Think Your Company is Losing Money? Read This.

5/7/2018

You’ve probably heard of PPC’s data benchmarking program. When you submit your company’s metrics, PPC provides you with a “report card” of your performance versus the average of all the respondents, based on your company size. 

Now, having data is fine and dandy, but what can you actually do with it?

data
industry benchmarking
performance report for management

4 Keys to a Great Company Culture

5/3/2018

By Simon Schaffer, CMO, Case Paper 

People make or break companies. We all sell quality folding cartons and paperboard, but it’s our people and cultures that make every one of us unique. Culture can be, and often is, the only true competitive advantage.

company culture
leadership
new generation leaders

How Paperboard Packaging Manufactures Can Escape the Commodity Business

4/23/2018

Converters of paperboard packaging might be feeling the squeeze right about now. With RFPs, reduced volumes, and shrinking margins, our industry might seem like a commodity business and a race to the bottom. Yet there are techniques we can use to add value to our packaging and break free from the commodity game. PPC’s recent Spring Meeting in Baltimore showed attendees how to do just that. 

commodity business
folding carton
package design
rigid box
spring meeting
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