A Formula for the Future


It is true that the future starts now. No matter how daunting your end goals may seem, there are always steps you can take today in order to prepare for and even shape tomorrow. This sentiment rang loud and clear at PPC’s recent Spring Meeting in Miami. After hearing from a futurologist, a generational expert, and an economist, PPC members left the conference with a formula for succeeding in the days ahead.

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Ten Reasons to Try TICCIT


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.


Paper’s Lasting Place in the Digital Age

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.
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News Reports on Pizza Box Safety are Misleading to the Public


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.

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Cartons for the Holidays


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.

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