Category Archives: paperboard-packaging

Responsibly Sourced Raw Materials and Post-Consumer Recycled Content

November 18, 2020 Our last article discussed how downgauging has been and will continue to be a fundamental way of enhancing sustainability by reducing the amount of packaging needed for a product. In this article, we highlight two additional ways[…]

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Sustainable Packaging Reality - the Fourth R

We've all heard the catch phrase "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle," or the Three R's, related to sustainability. The saying has been around since the 70's and has steadily gained popularity over the decades. Today, not only are consumers continuing to go[…]

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Print Distributor Blog Series - Five Benefits of Partnering with a Packaging Company

Creating Value Through the Power of Partnering In my first post of this article series, I shared a high-level view of partnerships between Print Distributors and packaging companies, as a way to grow your business without having to fundamentally[…]

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National Restaurant Association Show 2018 - Trends in the Food Service Industry

Attending the annual National Restaurant Association Show is always an enlightening, educating and enjoyable experience - plenty of free samples! Over 66,000 attendees participated in the four-day event at the McCormick Place convention center in[…]

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FTA Infoflex 2018 - Working Collaboratively from Package Design Concept to Shelf

At this year’s Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA) annual INFOFLEX conference in Indianapolis, Indiana, attendees listened to industry experts share how they work to manage end user brand team’s color expectations when it comes to print[…]

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Food Safety Summit 2018 - What I learned: Food Safety Throughout the Supply Chain

Last week I attended the 2018 Food Safety Summit, a solution-based conference and expo with the latest information and top influencers that are driving the entire food safety industry. I learned more about the importance of food safety throughout[…]

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A Lesson in Color Matching Across SKUs in Paperboard Packaging

Being a packaging professional I probably spend more time, and pay closer attention than any one person should, as I’m perusing the aisles at my local grocery store. As a result, I’m able to spot inconsistencies in packaging rather easily. Visiting[…]

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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.

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