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AICC/ TAPPI SuperCorrExpo | October 17-20 | Orlando, Florida

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Region 1 Golf Tournament

Oak Creek Golf Club, Irvine, CA
October 04, 2016 (Tue)

Corrugated Containers

Online,
October 04-06, 2016 (Tue - Thu)

AICC/TAPPI SuperCorr Expo 2016

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
October 17-20, 2016 (Mon - Thu)

ARTICLES & REPRINTS

AICC Names Mike D’Angelo Vice President

AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, is pleased to announce long-time supporter, Mike D’Angelo is joining its professional staff as Vice President.

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2016 AICC's Rising Stars

AICC Announces the 2016-2017 J. Richard Troll Scholarship Recipients & the 2016 Student Packaging Design Competition Winners.

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Paper and Productive Learning- The Second Annual Back-to-School Report

Today, children often learn to swipe before they learn to write, but a recent study shows that paper use is on the rise in the classroom.

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Less is More, Again

Today, a perfect combination of application, technology and performance exists for the use of hot melt adhesives in the packaging world; a growing market in need of optimization, the technology to do it and an attainable-level of performance requirements.

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 PACKAGING U & COURSE MATERIALS

Understanding the Key Characteristics of Linerboard - 2nd Ed.  

Converters need to have a greater knowledge about every aspect of their operations, especially obtaining the highest quality linerboard and corrugating medium for the purchasing dollar. Material selection is critical in meeting customer needs, especially in the area of demonstrating sustainability and creativity in packaging design and engineering. This updated brochure is intended to provide corrugators, sheet feeders, sheet plants and their suppliers with selection criteria to evaluate various containerboard grades. With the template provided you can evaluate your purchasing options for your corrugator operations and which grades are the best in class and value.

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Overall Equipment Effectiveness for the Packaging Industry 

Online | Packaging University

Measurement is a powerful tool for process improvement, and Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is a balanced measurement of both crew and equipment performance.  In this interactive presentation Scott Heilmann of AICC Associate member company P Squared explains the math of measurement and motivation.  Unique to this program is P2's adaptation of OEE for the job shop.

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