So often end of the year columns are dedicated to a look back on what has transpired over the previous 12 months. This will not be one of those columns for one simple reason; I don’t care anymore what happened earlier this year. Sure, I have learned from previous events and I have tried to incorporate those lessons in my daily decision making. But for the most part the only people who benefit from dwelling in the past are historians.Read more
Union officials with the Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers said they expect employees to reject the contract.
Earlier this month, employees voted to authorize a strike.Read more
Griffin Communications and AICC were awarded with two 2014 Gold Awards by the Association of Marketing Communications Professionals. The statues, known as MarCom Awards are peer recognition by this national organization for both excellence and effectiveness in various forms of advertising, PR and promotion.
The first award was for this past spring's AICC/Paperboard Packaging Hall of Fame video honoring Jack Schwarz. A second award given to AICC and Griffin Communications for Corrugated Week¹s video Salute to Paul Vishny and his 40 years of service to AICC and the industry.
AICC, the Independent Packaging Association announces the dates and locations for the Association’s upcoming spring and fall conventions through 2017. AICC’s national meetings take place annually in the spring and fall. The conventions provide premier educational and training opportunities for members as well as providing social and networking events. .
The locations of Naples, FL, Fort Worth, TX, Palm Desert, CA, Orlando, FL, Austin, TX and Las Vegas, NV have been selected to host the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Spring & Fall Conventions.Read more
Sales in November at 293,882 tonnes declined 6.4% over October. The number is also 2.3% lower than November 2013.Read more