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

15,000 New Trees, Thanks to TICCIT!

5/8/2017

TICCIT 2017 was a great success. This year, participating members and organizations distributed 15,785 tree saplings to students throughout the country. That's 15,785 more life-giving trees in the world, and 15,785 students who now know more about the sustainability and recyclability of paper!

 

education
recycling
sustainability
ticcit

Spring Outlook: Millennial Moms and Economic Growth

4/20/2017

It’s springtime. Flowers are in bloom and folks are cleaning out their homes. But spring cleaning can happen in your job or business too. Now is a great time to look inward and assess the areas you can improve, the things you can eliminate, and what you need to do to succeed. PPC members did just that at our recent Spring Meeting in Charlotte, NC. If you weren’t able to make it, fear not! Here are a few of the key ideas we considered.

economy
spring meeting
sustainability

TICCIT: A PPC Member’s Perspective

4/3/2017

It’s time again for TICCIT, PPC’s signature Earth Day outreach program. Short for Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees, participating organizations educate local school children about sustainability and the environmental benefits of trees. We recently talked TICCIT with Rhonda Shelton and Amy Payne from PPC member Southern Champion Tray (SCT). They’ve coordinated and presented TICCIT on behalf of SCT for years. Here’s their perspective.

 

 

paper recycling
recycling
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

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
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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 ...