It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations

6/14/2018

PPC represents a sizable $10 billion industry. But did you know that many of our members are small, independent, family-owned businesses? These companies pass ownership down from generation to generation, making a rich investment in their communities and family legacies. At the end of the day, it’s all about people serving people!

Here are snapshots of four multi-generational PPC member companies who have made excellent contributions to our industry. 

family business
folding carton
multi generational
paperboard packaging
rigid box

PPC Advocates for You!

6/1/2018

Did you know that PPC takes part in grass roots efforts to educate legislators about the importance of our industry? We regularly coordinate with our members and industry allies like the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) to advocate on the local level.

 

government affairs
paperboard packaging

Design Thinking Process: A Method for Making Cartons and Managing a Business

5/31/2018

Folding carton manufacturing companies employ a variety of skilled workers, from press operators to upper managers. Despite this diversity of people and skills, there is a universal process that allemployees can use to solve problems, create innovative solutions, and move the business forward. 

business management
design trends
folding carton

Cannabis Packaging: A New Opportunity for Paperboard

5/21/2018

Ready or not, marijuana is going mainstream. As of April 2018, 29 states have legalized medicinal marijuana and nine states have given the green light for recreational use. Paperboard packaging offers unique advantages to the cannabis industry, especially when it comes to branding and marketing.

cannabis
folding carton
North American Paperboard Packaging Competition
package design
rigid box

Plant Safety Milestones Q1 2018

5/17/2018

As of March 2018, PPC is proud to report that several member companies have achieved impressive new plant safetly milestones. Each of the below achievements signifies the amount of time worked without an OSHA recordable incident.

data
industry benchmarking
plant safety
safety
safety boxscore report
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It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
    6/14/2018

    PPC represents a sizable $10 billion industry. But did you know that many of our members are small, independent, family-owned ...

  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
    6/14/2018

    PPC represents a sizable $10 billion industry. But did you know that many of our members are small, independent, family-owned ...

  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
    6/14/2018

    PPC represents a sizable $10 billion industry. But did you know that many of our members are small, independent, family-owned ...

  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
  • It’s a Family Affair: Paperboard Businesses Through the Generations
    6/14/2018

    PPC represents a sizable $10 billion industry. But did you know that many of our members are small, independent, family-owned ...