What’s Next for Folding Carton Design?

7/28/2015

An ever-evolving art and science, good package design ensures not only a product’s safe arrival at retail, but also its ability to attract today’s discerning consumer. It’s therefore critical for converters to monitor the latest design trends, and PPC’s North American Paperboard Packaging Competition provides a great opportunity to do just that. Below are a few of the key trends that emerged during the recent judging of the 72nd annual competition.

design trends
folding carton
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design
paperboard packaging

Minimize Fire Damage with these Must-Have Technologies

6/22/2015

Rather than having to rebuild and preserve customer relationships after a devastating fire, converters should invest in technologies that prevent or minimize fire damage in the first place. Here are just a few of the newest fire suppression technologies highlighted during PPC’s recent Financial Executives and Human Resources Forum.

best practices
fei-hr forum
fire damage
fire suppression
technology

The Growth of E-Commerce Packaging

5/27/2015

Today consumers purchase many goods on their computers or tablets; in fact, online sales in the U.S. are expected to reach $414 billion—or 11% of total retail sales—by 2018. E-commerce packaging must protect a product during shipping as well as foster a positive brand experience upon arriving at the consumer’s doorstep. Fortunately, paperboard leads the way on both fronts.
e-commerce
marketing
paperboard packaging
retail

Carton Competition 15-Year Retrospective: Part 3

5/8/2015

With the final installment of our North American Paperboard Packaging Competition retrospective below, these five cartons represent the most recent winners of the Paperboard Package of the Year award—a top honor in the folding carton industry.

innovation
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
paperboard
paperboard package of the year
sustainability

Carton Competition 15-Year Retrospective: Part 2

4/30/2015

 

Last week we started our three part blog series, highlighting the top winners of PPC’s North American Paperboard Packaging Competition throughout the years. Check out the second installment of winning cartons below, and don’t forget to submit your entries into this year’s competition by June 1!

folding carton
innovation
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design
paperboard package of the year
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    An ever-evolving art and science, good package design ensures not only a product’s safe arrival at retail, but also ...

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  • What’s Next for Folding Carton Design?
    7/28/2015

    An ever-evolving art and science, good package design ensures not only a product’s safe arrival at retail, but also its ...