3 Piece Telescoping Talc Container with Die-Cut Panels

June 28th, 2012

talc powder containersFounded in 1994 by a top celebrity makeup artist, Stila Cosmetics has earned an industry leading reputation for the manufacture of innovative, high-end cosmetics that make use of sustainable, eco-friendly packaging.  Years ago, Stila began working with Custom Paper Tubes as part of a corporate sustainability initiative, and we have partnered with them on several eco-friendly packaging designs since that time. Read the rest of this entry »


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 »


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 »


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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