Term: North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
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A Look Inside the 2014 North American Paperboard Packaging Competition

12/12/2014

Now that the winners of the 2014 North American Paperboard Packaging Competition have been revealed, here's an insider's look at the judging process. This video showcases our esteemed panel of judges in action and also highlights all of the outstanding entries and the member companies that submitted them. You may also hear some useful tips to keep in mind for your 2015 competition entries!

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A Fortuitous Future for Produce Paperboard Packaging

11/20/2014

Each year, the judges of the North American Paperboard Packaging Competition identify a handful of potentially “game-changing” entries, those packages that introduce a new production technique, a breakthrough design, or the potential for market expansion. Graphic Packaging International (GPI) submitted one of those groundbreaking entries this year—and took the top award in the Eco category—with their Clementine FruitPack...

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Congratulations to the Winners of the 2014 North American Paperboard Packaging Competition!

11/12/2014

The 2014 competition saw 32 PPC member companies submit 145 folding carton and rigid box entries –– entries that represent our industry’s collective effort to develop and execute exceptional, innovative, and sustainable packaging solutions. Congratulations to the 2014 top award winners!

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PPC’s North American Paperboard Packaging Competition: 2013 Retrospective

10/21/2014

In just about a week, PPC will hold its annual Fall Meeting, taking place this year in Atlanta, GA. Each year, our membership eagerly looks forward to the North American Paperboard Packaging Competition awards ceremony, a highlight of every Fall conference. We are so thrilled to be able to reveal the 2014 competition top winners during the ceremony, so in their honor, here is a review of their predecessors from the 2013 Carton Competition.

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The Tides of Change: Returning Jobs to American Shores

9/26/2014

For the last several decades, American firms have been relocating their plants to China and other developing nations where, until recently, they enjoyed cheap and plentiful labor. However, the U.S. manufacturing sector has been making a comeback in recent times, adding nearly one-half million jobs since 2010. Much of this growth can be attributed to a trend known as “onshoring,” or the relocation of jobs back to the U.S. from overseas...

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