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An Addition to the Outlook Group Family

Still delivering time through packaging solutions Outlook Group and M&Q Packaging, under M&Q Holdings, have purchased Flavorseal of Avon, Ohio. Outlook Group will continue to operate unchanged from our current organization as a wholly owned subsidiary. Outlook’s plants and warehouse locations in Wisconsin are ideal to complement M&Q Packaging and Flavorseal. M&Q Packaging is a […]

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Winter Fancy Food Show 2018 – What We Learned

Having attended the Specialty Food Association’s Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco last week, it was obvious that the trend toward healthy/organic food options in all categories remains strong. “Vegan,” “Non-GMO,” “Grass-Fed,” and “Free-Range” were all terms seen throughout the exhibit halls and supported in a variety of different food platforms. Complementing the focus […]

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Top 8 Packaging Trends to Watch in 2018

Last year at this time I offered my view of key packaging trends that would impact our and our customers’ businesses in 2017. And by now I’m sure you’ve seen multiple articles predicting the top trends for 2018. That being said, I’d like to share the major trends Outlook Group is paying attention to as […]

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New Blog Series for Print Distributors

As a Print Distributor, while you have a full breadth of offerings and solutions for your clients, there is, perhaps, an untapped opportunity… packaging. With such a diverse client base many print distributors, like yourself, may very well have packaging opportunities that can be found right “at home”. Understanding that packaging may not be within […]

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PSDA Honors Outlook Group With 2017 PEAK Award

September 26, 2017 – NEENAH, WI – Outlook Group is thrilled to announce that PSDA has named us as an Award Winner in the 2017 PEAK Awards. PSDA’s PEAK Awards program recognizes excellence in the print industry and promotes projects that display innovation, excellent quality and produce high return on investment. The award winners all […]

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Outlook Group Receives Gold Ink Award for Flexible Packaging

September 6, 2017 – NEENAH, WI – Outlook Group is pleased to announce that we have won a pewter award in the annual Gold Ink Awards Competition. (Philadelphia, PA) Printing Impressions magazine, producer of the industry’s most prestigious print competition – the annual Gold Ink Awards, announced that Outlook Group has won a Pewter Award for […]

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Happy Coffee Month!

Since August is National Coffee Month, and coffee packaging design has been a large focus of Outlook Group’s flex and paperboard departments, we thought it would be appropriate to dedicate a blog post to the coffee industry. State of the Industry: According to the Specialty Coffee Association, the U.S. coffee market has retail value of […]

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Outlook Group’s 40th Anniversary: A Look Back

This year marks Outlook Group’s 40th anniversary. Throughout the summer, we will be announcing reasons to celebrate. Be sure to check out our social media and blog for more updates! To kick things off, we are taking a look back over the years that made us who we are today. Founded on an innovative idea […]

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SUCCESS STORY: M&Q PANSAVER CONTRACT PACKAGING

After M&Q and Outlook Group merged in October, 2016 the two teams got to work on finding where synergies exist between the two sister companies. It didn’t take long to determine OG was the perfect contract packaging fit for M&Q’s PanSaver® line of products. Joe Juritsch, M&Q Materials Manager said, “Implementation of the Electric Roaster […]

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Private Label Packaging: Trends and Solutions

When no-name brands first came on the market, they unwittingly started a revolution in the customer’s perception of “cheap” goods. The first examples of private label brands were, in hindsight, somewhat crude. Consumers were left short-handed in multiple fields, including packaging graphics and logistic channels. Today, the number of consumers that trust private label brands […]

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