Bold Canisters for Loose Leaf Black Teas

October 14th, 2013

Collection  of Joseph Wesley TeasThe vision of Joseph Wesley Tea is to share the knowledge and passion for tea, and to introduce a variety of teas produced by the best growers world-wide. Unlike mass-produced teas that most consumers are used to, with little to no flavor or artificial flavorings to mask poor flavor, Joseph Wesley teas are hand selected and packaged in their purest form to honor the art and tradition of classic teas. The types of tea offered are limited so that each variety gains a greater appreciation and admiration. Read the rest of this entry »


Full Telescope with Metal Ends Provides Rugged, Masculine Container for All-Natural Products

October 1st, 2013

Otter Wax Beard OilA personal care and home goods company — producing a range of products from leather care to cologne and skin care from all-natural ingredients — came to Custom Paper Tubes looking for a custom container to use as secondary packaging that is as natural and rugged as their products.

The result is a 3-piece telescope container with Kraft outer wrap and metal ends. The metal ends, along with a thicker inside wall, protect the glass bottle inside and double as an attractive, rugged retail package. Adhesive labels are applied to the Kraft brown outside of the containers to differentiate the various products packaged inside. Read the rest of this entry »


Granola Start-up Company Launches New Products in Eye Catching Containers

May 6th, 2013

The Toasted OatThe Toasted Oat, a start-up company out of Columbus, OH, came to Custom Paper Tubes looking for a package for gluten-free granolas. The Toasted Oat was just entering the market and had a limited marketing budget, and they needed a container that was inexpensive, unique and eye-catching to stand out among all the other granola companies at local Ohio markets.

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Unique, Rugged Metal Liquor Plug Provides Added Appeal to Men’s Skincare Product Packaging

March 19th, 2013

TaunAs an innovator in men’s small batch skin care products, packaging designers at TAUN envisioned a unique canister that would showcase their men’s facial repair formula to customers. Working with Custom Paper Tubes, TAUN went away from traditional boxes to a custom labeled tubular package with a lid typically used on high end liquors. The product packaging reinforces a recent TruthInAging.com review of TAUN’s products – “Taun’s Facial Repair Formula is a positive step forward in the otherwise uninspired market of men’s skincare.” Read the rest of this entry »


Re-usable Ring-and-Plug Container Keeps Coffee Fresh

January 21st, 2013

Oro LifeOro Life produces private label coffee projects and recently partnered with Custom Paper Tubes to create an eco-friendly, cardboard canister for Espressoita, a maker of single serving Espresso packets for espresso machines.  The finished canister features a vibrant color scheme and a Ring and Plug closure top which can be opened easily to remove individual espresso packets.  When finished, the plug is simply replaced to seal the canister, keeping the contents fresh.   This design also makes the canister ideal for the storage of household items after the last espresso packet is used.  Read the rest of this entry »


3-Piece Telescopic Container with a Soft Touch

November 15th, 2011

One of our customers, Nutraskin, wanted secondary packaging for their facial cellular repair cream that would have a soft touch and could be opened and closed repeatedly, without damage to the paper tube packaging. Custom Paper Tubes designed a 3 piece telescoping container, with a flocked spiral outer wrap, that was soft to the touch. The inner sleeve was curled at the top to accommodate repeated opening and closing, and wrapped with our glaze black outer wrap to allow the outer tube to easily slide on and off to access the product inside.


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 »


Three Piece Telescoping Paper Tube with Barrier Liner and Shaker Top

August 17th, 2011
Telescoping Paper Tube with Barrier Liner and Shaker Top

Telescoping Paper Tube with Barrier Liner and Shaker Top

Our customer from the personal care industry needed a small quantity of unique talc shakers for her line of specialty powders. Working together with one of our package design specialists, she created a talc shaker canister based upon our three piece telescope design. By application of adhesive labels, she is able to accommodate multiple scents using the same canister and keep costs to a minimum.

Customers with larger volume paper tube requirements can still take advantage of our packaging design team’s expertise to create a complete graphic presentation.  When customers submit original art work files, we can produce, print, and apply labels to cardboard canisters, providing a complete packaging solution.  Any of Custom Paper Tubes’ packaging design  can help you choose from parchment, foil, and food grade barrier liners and our available shaker top sizes for your specific application.   Need a sample to get the process started?  Simply contact us to request a Sample Kit, or send a request for quote, and we will be happy to discuss your custom retail packaging needs.


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 »