Category: Industry Focus

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

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

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

Spotlight: GLBC Craft Brewers Guild

Spotlight: GLBC Craft Brewers Guild

It has been an exciting fall at Great Little Box Company. One of the highlights was becoming a proud Associate Member of the BC Craft Brewers Guild. As the craft brewery industry continues to grow in British Columbia, we have enjoyed working alongside some great breweries, developing their packaging and creating unique, memorable labels. The … Continued

We’re counting down to the BC Beer Awards!

We’re counting down to the BC Beer Awards!

At GLBC, we are a proud member of a local community and love being able to support local businesses. In the month of October, we are thrilled to be part of a special event that honours one of our favourite beverages- beer! On October 21st, 2017, the BC Beer Awards and Festival are taking place … Continued

E-commerce and Packaging

E-commerce and Packaging

Did you know that in 2017, Canadian retail e-commerce sales are predicted to be $38.74 billion and are expected to increase 1 percent each year?! As a rapidly growing trend, we know that e-commerce is more important than ever and has largely increased the need for corrugated packaging. Every day, plainly packaged boxes are sent … Continued