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GLBC Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2021

GLBC Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2021

VANCOUVER, B.C., May 5, 2021 — Great Little Box Company Ltd/ Ideon Packaging (GLBC) announced today that it has been recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation for the 17th consecutive year. The 2021 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned … Continued

GLBC Announces ISO9001 Certification for Label Division

GLBC Announces ISO9001 Certification for Label Division

RICHMOND, B.C., December 14, 2020 — Great Little Box Company/ Ideon Packaging (GLBC) Label Division was audited by SAI Global, a leading global management system Certification Body, and were presented with their ISO9001 certificate in October 2020. ISO 9001 is the world’s most widely recognized quality management standard and helps organizations to meet the expectations … Continued

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

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

GLBC and the University of Saskatchewan Design Innovative Corrugated Emergency Bedding

GLBC and the University of Saskatchewan Design Innovative Corrugated Emergency Bedding

Innovative corrugated bed designed to supplement hospital bedding in public health emergencies GLBC and Engineering professor Dr. Sean Maw create sturdy, inexpensive emergency bed The Great Little Box Company/Ideon Packaging (GLBC) of Richmond, BC, working with Engineering Professor Dr. Sean Maw of the University of Saskatchewan, have developed a corrugated (cardboard) bed to supplement hospital … Continued

Better Together – GLBC Acquires Ideon Packaging

Better Together – GLBC Acquires Ideon Packaging

Ideon Packaging Acquired By GLBC, a Leading Canadian Packaging Manufacturer Packaging leaders enter a new phase of focused growth to accelerate  innovation and values-based leadership     May 1, 2020, (Vancouver, BC) —  Great Little Box Company (GLBC) and Ideon Packaging today announce the coming together of two aligned organizations in one of the most … 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

GLBC Inducted into Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame

GLBC Inducted into Business Excellence Awards Hall of Fame

Great Little Box Company is honoured to be named among the amazing companies that have previously been inducted into the Richmond Chamber of Commerce‘s Hall of Fame. The Richmond Chamber of Commerce is a broad-based non-profit membership association, celebrating over 90 years of commitment to make Richmond the most prosperous and favourable place to do … Continued