Ten Reasons to Try TICCIT

2/29/2016

Spring has just about sprung, and that means one thing here at PPC: time for TICCIT! Short for “Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees,” TICCIT is our annual community outreach initiative in honor of Earth Day, and it gives you all the resources you need to teach kids about trees, paper, and the environment. Here are just ten reasons why you should get involved.

education
green
sustainability
ticcit

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

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

Cartons for the Holidays

11/25/2015

With the holiday season in full swing, we thought we’d get you in the spirit by putting together a collection of our most favorite and gift-able folding cartons and rigid boxes for the holidays.

holidays
package design
paperboard package of the year

The Taste of Recovery: How the Food and Beverage Markets Are Changing with the Times

11/16/2015

It’s a fact: everyone has to eat. And depending on prevailing economic conditions, this can mean saving money by preparing canned goods at home or eating out at extravagantly expensive restaurants. With today’s brighter economic outlook, it is no surprise that consumers are purchasing more premium foodstuffs than in past years. But unexpectedly, nutritious and on-the-go food options are also on the rise.

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food and beverage
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