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10 Tips to Help Keep Active While Socially Distancing

10 Tips to Help Keep Active While Socially Distancing

Making moves seems especially beneficial now more than ever, as we spend more time at home, socially isolating, and glued to the news. Exercise is well known for its mood-boosting abilities and many of us could use a lift. Below are 10 tips to help keep active and boost your mood while social distancing and/or … Continued

Pandemic Response Plan at GLBC

GLBC to remain open as an essential service Due to the recent announcement of the “Stay Home, Stay Healthy Order’ from Washington Governor, Jay Inslee,  Great Little Box Company (GLBC) is able to report that our packaging manufacturing is an essential service and we are able to not only continue manufacturing but also serve you … Continued

Filling the Void with Greener Options

Filling the Void with Greener Options

When it comes to reducing the void space inside boxes, there are many options out there and it can be overwhelming to select the right materials for your business. In this blog, we discuss greener options and provide examples of what type of protection can be right for your products. But first, what are some … Continued

Container Brewing’s Women’s Day Brew: Highlighting the Craft Beer Industry’s Talented Women

Container Brewing’s Women’s Day Brew: Highlighting the Craft Beer Industry’s Talented Women

With International Women’s Day approaching, Container Brewing’s General Manager Katie Lush had a bright idea. What if she created a team of women from Metro Vancouver’s craft beer industry to collaborate on a charity beer celebrating the occasion? That team ultimately included Four Winds’ Ashley Brooks, Faculty Brewing’s Jacquie Loehndorf, Country Malt Group’s Katy Wright, … Continued

skoah: The Facial Franchise Disrupting Spa Stuffiness

skoah: The Facial Franchise Disrupting Spa Stuffiness

When you hear the phrase “attainable luxury”, what do you think of? What are the especially gratifying, edifying, or beautifying things you do that won’t break the bank? If you’ve never heard of “personal training for your skin”, this might be a new go-to for you. That’s what skoah, a facial shop with a membership-based … Continued

Great Little Box Company Named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2020

Great Little Box Company Named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2020

VANCOUVER, B.C., Feb 19, 2020 — Great Little Box Company Ltd. (GLBC) announced today that it has been recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers for the 15th time. This annual competition organized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 employers has selected GLBC as one of the companies to be recognized for this coveted … Continued

Machool: Streamlining the Shipping World is Just the Start

Machool: Streamlining the Shipping World is Just the Start

  The odds are pretty good that Machool founder Kamyar Asadibeiky is one of the brightest people you’ll ever meet. Consider his brainchild, Machool, a time and money-saving shipping platform that Great Little Box Company (GLBC) is fortunate to supply shipping boxes and supplies for. Machool is a brilliant solution for business owners who do … Continued

Lakota Herbs: A Unique Natural Pain Relief Brand, Grown the Unconventional Way

Lakota Herbs: A Unique Natural Pain Relief Brand, Grown the Unconventional Way

“When the company was launching, [founders] Kent and Don Petersen did things the unconventional way,” says Lakota Executive Vice President, Reinhardt Haukenfers. “They did things that everybody said wouldn’t work.” When you’re a fledgling natural wellness company based in the small northern British Columbian city of Dawson Creek, you have to get creative to get … Continued

Health and Wellness Tips for 2020

Health and Wellness Tips for 2020

We are well on our way into 2020 and our resident fitness guru, Shannon Sawicki from Venus Fitness, is back to share some Health and Wellness Tips to achieve your goals throughout the year. 1. Swap all other beverages for water Water cleanses your body, aids in digestion and keeps your kidneys clean. Water has … Continued