Sustainable Food Grade Packaging

October 14th, 2011

Sustainable Food Grade PackagingInterest in eco-friendly, sustainable packaging is on the rise as manufacturers and consumers are searching for new ways to become better stewards of the environment.  Manufacturers are embracing green packaging in response to consumer demand for products featuring sustainable packaging.  Many consumers now see Earth Friendly Packaging as a means of differentiation between similar brands.  Savvy shoppers are looking to reduce household contributions to landfills, and as a result, they are rewarding manufacturers that demonstrate a commitment to sustainability.

Green packaging is also having a positive impact on sales revenue.  In some parts of the retail world, going green can mean the difference between your products lingering on the shelf and getting added to the cart.  Sustainable packaging is particularly popular with trendy retailers such as Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods. Read the rest of this entry »


Three Piece Telescoping Cardboard Tubes for Point of Purchase Packaging

September 8th, 2011
Three Piece Telescoping Tube

Three Piece Telescoping Tube

Custom Paper Tubes designs and manufactures specialty packaging for a wide range of retail applications. Multiple closures and construction options, combined with a wide range of available sizes, allows Custom Paper Tubes to meet all of your custom retail packaging needs. Point of purchase packaging serves two distinct purposes in retail environments: creating an image that reinforces the notion of brand, quality, and value while preventing product damage. Read the rest of this entry »


Environmentally Friendly Food Grade Canister for Teas

August 17th, 2011
Environmentally Friendly Food Grade Canister Packaging

Environmentally Friendly Food Grade Canister Packaging

A tea supplier needed a recyclable Eco Friendly package for their new premium tea.  This all-paper canister features a food grade liner, curl and disc paper ends, and an environmentally friendly soy based ink label using our three piece telescope design.  Made from 100% recycled paper, using 60-90% post consumer waste, the recycled fibers that are used to manufacture this paper canister helps to maintain the sustainability of the Earth.  Best of all, this food grade cardboard tube contains no metal, plastic, or mixed materials, making it 100% recyclable and biodegradable.

At Custom Paper Tubes, we believe that an environmentally sensitive approach can go hand-in-hand with eye-catching, custom retail packaging that protects your products and provides added shelf appeal. Read the rest of this entry »


“Green” Eco-Friendly Packaging: Newsletter Issue #1

August 17th, 2011

100% Recyclable Packaging

Our customers frequently ask us to supply “Green” or “Eco Friendly” packaging options for their products. Custom Paper Tubes has been supplying “Eco-Friendly” “Green Packaging” or “Sustainable Packaging” for decades. Eco-friendly packaging from Custom Paper Tubes features:

  • 100% Recycled Fiber Canister Bodies
  • Up to 90% Post Consumer Content
  • All Paper designs are 100% Recyclable

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Custom Paper Tubes Acquires Robinson Paperboard Packaging, March 2011

June 18th, 2011

Paperboard Tube PackagingRobinson PLC, based in Chesterfield, UK has exited the North American paper tube market. Robinson Paperboard Packaging has been closed and the assets sold. Seeing a unique opportunity, Ohio based Custom Paper Tubes has acquired Robinson’s manufacturing equipment, inventory and customer records. Read the rest of this entry »


Natural Paper Cap Packaging

June 2nd, 2011

Paper Cap Canisters-a 100% Natural Method to Package Your Products

Versatile, economical and eco-friendly paper canisters with paper caps from Custom Paper Tubes provide a 100% natural paper package. They are the ultimate solution for sustainable packaging.

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