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GLBC Recognized at the 2020 NA Paperboard Packaging Competition

GLBC Recognized at the 2020 NA Paperboard Packaging Competition

RICHMOND, B.C., October 22, 2020 — Great Little Box Company/ Ideon Packaging (GLBC) recently took home three Excellence Awards at the Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) 77th annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. The packaging designs recognized in PPC’s competition represent some of the best folding cartons and rigid boxes manufactured over the past year. The … Continued

A Beginner’s Guide to Digitally Printed Packaging

A Beginner’s Guide to Digitally Printed Packaging

Digitally printed packaging is a big part of what we do. That’s partly because it’s one of the best solutions for the Point of Purchase displays that so many of our clients create. But, as you’ll see after reading this, it’s the right choice for many packaging and marketing applications. First, what’s digital print? For … Continued

Happy BC Craft Beer Month – No Matter What!

Happy BC Craft Beer Month – No Matter What!

It’s October and BC craft beer lovers know what that means. Normally, this is the time of year we’d be gearing up to celebrate BC’s finest—many of whom are our clients—at the BC Beer Awards and Festival. Of course, that can’t happen in 2020 with the need to social distance. But guess what? It’s still … Continued

GLBC Shines at 34th Annual Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards

GLBC Shines at 34th Annual Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards

Great Little Box Company/ Ideon Packaging’s (GLBC) Structural Design Team and passionate production team was honoured to receive 2 awards in the 34th Annual Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards, the industry’s only competition recognizing the highest level of printing quality and technical achievement across the full range of packaging segments; labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, corrugated … Continued

E-Commerce Branding: Building Your Business By Making All the Right Packaging Choices, Part Two

E-Commerce Branding: Building Your Business By Making All the Right Packaging Choices, Part Two

Great e-commerce businesses can’t exist without great products, no doubt about it. But this is also beyond debate: they can’t grow without great packaging. That’s because a truly delightful unboxing experience drives loyalty, the ultimate e-commerce business builder. This two-part series covers all the steps that a smart entrepreneur should take to create that truly … Continued

ChocXO Case Study: Happy-Making Chocolate, Packaged Quickly and Ethically

ChocXO Case Study: Happy-Making Chocolate, Packaged Quickly and Ethically

As a general rule, chocolate makes us feel good. But what if there was chocolate that made everybody who had anything to do with it—from cacao farmers to consumers—truly happy? That’s the idea behind ChocXO (pronounced Choc-SOO), a company that we’ve partnered with since their founding in 2015. From day one, their delectable treats have … Continued