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Bubble Cushioning 101

Bubble Cushioning 101

Bubble cushioning is tough. But how much tough is enough? We’re glad you asked. Our nifty little guides will teach you about the durability levels of bubble, what option might be best for your shipping needs, and some of the advantages. But first, what is bubble and how can it help? Bubble is an air … Continued

Packaging for Protection

Packaging for Protection

Materials and goods are shipped on a daily basis. So how do you ensure safe handling to prevent damage during transportation? Great Little Box Company (GLBC) has solutions for any situation and carries a wide selection of quality supplies to fit your every need. Packaging for protection comes in all shapes, sizes, and performance levels. … Continued

Phillips Brewing: Space Case Advent

Phillips Brewing: Space Case Advent

At GLBC we love a good surprise and the Phillips Brewing 12 pack bomber Advent Calendar definitely hits the mark. As the packaging manufacturer of this unique concept, we had a vested interest in how this exclusive case turned out and our friends at Phillips did not disappoint. It’s always fun to crack open your … Continued

Harken Coffee: Different by Design

Harken Coffee: Different by Design

Harken Coffee hasn’t yet opened up its flagship 338 Powell Street location in Vancouver, BC Canada and the roastery-coffee-shop is already winning design awards. This fall, the innovative minimalist folding carton Great Little Box Company helped them create, took first place and Judge’s Choice in its category at the AICC Independent Packaging Design Competition. It’s … Continued

GLBC Inducted into Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame

GLBC Inducted into Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame

Great Little Box Company is honoured to be named among the amazing companies that have previously been inducted into the Richmond Chamber of Commerce‘s Hall of Fame. The Richmond Chamber of Commerce is a broad-based non-profit membership association, celebrating over 90 years of commitment to make Richmond the most prosperous and favourable place to do … Continued

How to Choose the Right Tape for your Applications

How to Choose the Right Tape for your Applications

Tape can often look similar to each other, but they all have different properties or applications to suit numerous purposes. Here are some of the different types of packaging tape to consider when deciding which tape is right for your job: Acrylic Packaging Tape Can withstand extreme temperatures such as refrigeration Ideal for long term … Continued

Benefits of Packaging Tape

Benefits of Packaging Tape

At Great Little Box Company, we are here to help with your shipping supply needs and when it comes to packaging tape – we’ve got you covered! Here is a list of the benefits to using packaging tape that will take your business to the next level. Resilient – Packaging tape is durable and can … Continued

Little Straw Vineyards: Telling the Story of a Season

Little Straw Vineyards: Telling the Story of a Season

How does a single moment factor into an ongoing story? That’s the poetic way Little Straw Vineyards’ winemaker Barb Hall conceives of her work. Wine captures a single season, but at the same time, it never stops evolving. It keeps telling a longer and longer story about the people who made it and those who … Continued

Halloween at Great Little Box Company: The Magic and the Madness

Halloween at Great Little Box Company: The Magic and the Madness

Halloween at Great Little Box Company. How can we begin to explain it? Picture “workplace” meets “MGM Studios”. Basically, the spirit of Halloween takes hold of us, holds on hard, and doesn’t let go until November. At this time of year, we have a few traditions that have been running for who-knows-how-long. Throughout October we … Continued

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