Term: paperboard
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Future Packaging Designers Thrive with Paperboard

6/22/2016

By Brian Westerlind, PPC Communications Manager

I recently had the privilege of representing PPC at the judging of the Paperboard Packaging Alliance’s (PPA) annual Student Design Challenge. With 70+ folding carton entries—all designed by college students from across the country—the competition saw the next generation of packaging designers not only exploring the vast possibilities of paperboard, but also honing their own voices and points of view as designers.

 

North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design
paperboard
PPA Challenge
student

Paper’s Lasting Place in the Digital Age

1/22/2016
You’ve heard it before: there is no place for paper in the digital age. However, the truth is that paper and paperboard packaging are so versatile that they will continue to help us meet our needs no matter the direction our society is headed. Here are just a few examples of how paper is securing its place in the digital age and beyond.
future
innovation
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design
paper
paperboard

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

Choose Paperboard, Save Forestland: PPC's TICCIT Program

3/17/2015

Most consumers don’t know that they can maximize the environmental benefits of trees—and even curb deforestation—by using paper and paper-based packaging. PPC's TICCIT program can help educate the next generation about this important truth.
paperboard
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

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...

augmented reality
end use market
Graphic Packaging International
graphics
marketing
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
paperboard
printing
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