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Internal Packaging Design Competition: Chocolate and Confectionary

Internal Packaging Design Competition: Chocolate and Confectionary

Great Little Box Company (GLBC) recently held the third internal packaging and design competition focusing on the Chocolate and Confectionary Industry.  Our talented members from the Innovative Solutions Structural Team had four months to create a packaging design that was shelf ready and eye-catching utilizing any of GLBC’s in-house capabilities. For customers looking for innovative … Continued

Bubble Cushioning 102

Bubble Cushioning 102

It’s no surprise that bubble cushioning has stood the test of time – it’s one of the most universal protective solutions out there. But what makes it so great? We’re glad you asked! We’ve summed up its many uses and strengths for you. Bubble cushioning comes in all shapes and sizes – which makes it … Continued

Bubble Cushioning 101

Bubble Cushioning 101

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

Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition: A Distinctive Celebration for Canada’s Rising Artisan Distilleries

Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition: A Distinctive Celebration for Canada’s Rising Artisan Distilleries

Ask Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition’s founder Alex Hamer what separates a spirits enthusiast from your average craft beer fan, and he chuckles a little. “I’ve actually thought about this a lot. It’s definitely a different demographic, probably one that leans a little older. That’s mostly due to economics. When you’re in your twenties, it can … Continued

December Product of the Month

December Product of the Month

With our December Product of the Month, GLBC got creative with printing. The PVC lid changed to inner printing and we added a spot UV varnish that can be run on our Digicon. The customer is thrilled and will be running new versions with multiple colours. Congratulations Evoolution!

Alley Kat Brewery: Edmonton’s Oldest Microbrewery is also its Greenest

Alley Kat Brewery: Edmonton’s Oldest Microbrewery is also its Greenest

Alley Kat Brewery is Edmonton’s oldest microbrewery. In fact, it’s the fourth oldest brewery in all of Alberta. And it’s entirely possible that kind of longevity breeds a certain confidence to go your own way. Alley Kat’s refusal to switch over from bottles to cans reflects that type of confidence. In an industry chasing the cheaper … Continued

6 Tips to Help Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

6 Tips to Help Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

A fresh new year is here, bringing with it the opportunity for new beginnings. It’s a great time to commit to making changes that improve your life. Whether it’s by losing weight, increasing your physical activity, or living more mindfully. While it’s easy to think of ways to improve, it’s much harder to implement these … Continued

Staying on Track During the Holidays

Staying on Track During the Holidays

Whatever you are celebrating this December, the holidays are a time to unwind, relax and celebrate festive traditions.  All of this combined can create an endless to-do-list and a multitude of social events. But let’s not forget that this time of year is supposed to be a time where you enjoy comfort foods. You tend to … Continued