Author: Mayghan Wu

Wine in a Box 101

Wine in a Box 101

Wines sold in boxes are appearing more frequently in your local grocery and liquor stores but are they the right option for you? Today we will share some advantages of bag in a box wine packaging. What is it? Wine is sealed inside a pressurized bag with an airtight seal then placed in a corrugated … Continued

AG Hair: A Beauty Industry Difference-Maker

AG Hair: A Beauty Industry Difference-Maker

AG Hair, a Great Little Box Company client since 1997, has always been a difference-maker. In an industry rife with chemical-laden solutions, they chose to formulate products that are, on average, 85% natural. But while AG maximizes natural ingredients like calendula and oat protein, it never sacrifices performance. It’s a balance that few hair industry … Continued

Choosing 100% Post Consumer Content Corrugate

Choosing 100% Post Consumer Content Corrugate

Choosing 100% Post-Consumer Recycled Content Corrugate Choosing corrugate (cardboard) boxes for your packaging and shipping needs is already a great step towards an earth-friendlier option.   But did you know you can not only choose a package that is 100% recyclable but also made from 100% post-consumer recycled content?  So yes, that pizza box from last … Continued

Red Truck Beer: A Label That Honours The Brand But Still Feels New

Red Truck Beer: A Label That Honours The Brand But Still Feels New

The Red Truck Beer Company’s brand evokes a time when, in their words, “a handshake was a contract and beer was brewed honestly by everyday, hardworking people.” Since 2005, they have been tapping into a nostalgic yet dynamic vibe, with their 50s-style “truck stop diner” and laidback attitude. They also showcase live local talent throughout … Continued

Liquidity Wines: Perfecting the Art of Experience

Liquidity Wines: Perfecting the Art of Experience

At Liquidity Wines, every step you take draws you more deeply into a work of art. Ian MacDonald, Liquidity’s President, explains that he and his team have “designed the relationship that exists between customers and our winery from the ground up—literally.” That means visitors to this celebrated South Okanagan winery, bistro, and art gallery are … Continued

GLBC Named “Platinum Level” Best Managed Company

GLBC Named “Platinum Level” Best Managed Company

From One Long-Time Employee’s Perspective   Great Little Box Company has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the 15th time. Because this is a status that has been awarded to GLBC for years, we are recognized as a “Platinum Club Member”. It’s an honour that never gets old. As Deloitte puts it, … Continued

This Earth Day Let’s All Think About Greener Options for Packaging

This Earth Day Let’s All Think About Greener Options for Packaging

Let’s face it there is only one  Earth and we all have a vested interest in minimizing our impact every day. At Great Little Box (GLBC) we know packaging is part of everyone’s lives and making different, smarter and less impactful choices are in everyone’s best interest. We strive to provide our customer’s with greener … Continued

Great Little Box named one of Canada’s Top Employers

Great Little Box named one of Canada’s Top Employers

GLBC honoured for “Forward-thinking human resources policies” Awards season has been busy at Great Little Box Company—in a great way. In February, we were distinguished as one of BC’s Top Employers of 2019. In March, Deloitte called us one of Canada’s best-managed companies. Now, in April, we receive another tremendous honour: being named one of … Continued

Healthy Easter Tips for Gym Bunnies and Fitness Peeps

Healthy Easter Tips for Gym Bunnies and Fitness Peeps

This holiday you will most likely be faced with holiday treats, get togethers with family and friends and you may even be planning a getaway if you are lucky enough to enjoy a four day weekend.  Here are some simple Easter tips to stay on track with your fitness goals. Start with a real breakfast, … Continued