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GLBC Wins at 2021 FTA Excellence in Flexography Awards

Vancouver, B.C., May 12, 2021 – Great Little Box Company Ltd./Ideon Packaging (GLBC) announced today that it has received an award at the FTA (Flexographic Technical Association) Excellence in Flexography Awards. These awards honour outstanding companies who have made exceptional quality and precise consistency their mission in the pursuit of printing excellence. Each of the hundreds of entries every year is individually evaluated by a panel of judges on its degree of difficulty and level of execution.

GLBC won bronze in the Combined Corrugated, Line Category where entries are printed directly on sheetfed combined board (all flutes, combinations, and liner weights) for Coupe Beverages – Duchess Lightly Sparkling Cosmopolitan Box. Judge’s comments included the product’s image sharpness and notable ink coverage.

Flexography Awards - Coupe Beverages, Duchess Cosmo Box
Flexography Awards – Coupe Beverages, Duchess Cosmo Box

About FTA

Chartered in 1958, FTA is a professional society dedicated to bringing all members of the flexographic printing community—printers, suppliers, consumer product companies, institutions, prepress houses and others—together by providing opportunities for the free exchange of technical ideas and discussion of mutual concerns. It is a proponent of maintaining and advancing quality standards and includes 1,650 member sites that represent more than 1,400 companies and 35,000 individuals. Foundation of FTA, founded in 1974, is the educational arm of FTA and is dedicated to supporting and advancing the flexographic printing industry.

About Great Little Box Company/Ideon Packaging

Great Little Box Company Ltd./Ideon Packaging (GLBC) began operations in 1982 in British Columbia, Canada and currently operates from its headquarters in Richmond, BC with additional offices in Victoria, BC, Kelowna, BC and Everett, Washington, as well as a satellite office in Alberta. GLBC is an award-winning manufacturer of label and packaging solutions, specializing in corrugated boxes, custom displays, digital print and packaging, labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, protective packaging, and the distribution of shipping supplies. For more information, please visit

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