Term: paperboard packaging
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Update: The Status of Digital Printing for Folding Cartons

1/12/2017

For years, the prospect of digitally printed folding cartons has kept the print and packaging industries abuzz. Digital printing in the carton space has surely begun to transition from a lofty ideal into a more grounded reality. But how far, really, are we until digital printing becomes a mainstay in carton converting?

digital printing
folding carton
paperboard packaging
short run
short-run solutions for paperboard packaging

The Era of Smart Converting

12/12/2016

Today’s technologies are quickly transforming many facets of our lives: drones deliver our online purchases, we can live-stream our thoughts on social media, and our cars are driving us around. Folding cartons have not been left untouched by all of this technological advancement. Today’s converting technologies allow for greater quality control, efficiency, and overall operations optimization than ever before. We truly have entered a new era of “smart converting”.

converting trends
mobile technology
paperboard packaging
smart converting
technology

What We Learned at Fall Meeting

11/14/2016

Here at PPC, we believe that paperboard packaging executives can drive growth and innovation by learning from experts and thought-leaders from both inside and outside the industry—and that’s why education is such a big part of our membership offering! At our recent Fall Conference in San Antonio, members learned how history can reveal effective leadership, how to harness their own “inner nerd” to boost productivity, and how executives from companies such as Graphic Packaging International and HP approach leadership and change within the industry.

fall meeting
leadership
learning
paperboard packaging

News Reports on Pizza Box Safety are Misleading to the Public

1/12/2016

By Stewart Holm, Chief Scientist, the American Forest and Paper Association.

Recent news reports on the health and safety of pizza boxes have failed the public, creating undue worry and giving a bad rap to products that help safely deliver the food we eat.

government affairs
paperboard packaging

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
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