Custom, Open-End Paper Cores for Building Materials

December 4th, 2012

open end paper coreCustom Paper Tubes produces industrial heavy duty open-end cores for Quanex Building Products Corp., a manufacturer of high-performance window and door products, primarily serving the construction and remodeling markets.

One of Quanex’s main applications for our cores is shipping and storage of vinyl sealant strips. Read the rest of this entry »


Custom Cardboard Cores

November 1st, 2011

Custom Cradboard CoresAlthough many of our customers associate Custom Paper Tubes with POP packaging applications, we also manufacture cardboard cores for industrial and commercial purposes.  Many of these projects involve creating tubes with specific characteristics such as notches, holes, or special materials.  Our manufacturing capabilities allow us produce durable custom cores in a wide variety of sizes, colors and configurations.

This case study features an international geological survey company that needed a strong cardboard core for their sensitive recording paper rolls.  The core needed to be durable, color coded red, and have precisely placed slots on either end of the tube to match their machine.  One of our in-house design specialists incorporated all required features to meet our customer’s needs.  The finished product features a spiral wound tube, with a red outer wrap, and two slots to hold the tube securely in place. Read the rest of this entry »