Paper Profiles

Change the World with the Packaging of Tomorrow Contest

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Iggesund Paperboard is working via the American crowdsourcing company crowdSPRING to challenge the world’s designers to improve existing consumer packaging, and to positively impact the environment.

“Over 115 entries are already demonstrating fresh thinking. Learn more on our Iggesund.com website and submit your own creations,” urges Staffan Sjöberg, who is in charge of the project at Iggesund Paperboard.

“Every day we all see examples …

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EXPLORE 2: Creative Solutions for Small Budgets

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Graphic designers have long supported their local communities by doing projects for museums, restaurants, community centers, charities and other small organizations. Often these are projects done for the love of the community. And yes, these are usually small projects with small budgets – if any budget at all.

So, how do you produce something unique, beautiful and memorable on a small budget? You start by checking out EXPLORE 2 – the second …

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Crafting the Perfect
Sustainable Pocket Folders

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When the design community began coming to Corporate Image in search of a sustainable pocket folder, the company wasn’t surprised. Every day it gets requests from clients like the U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife, furniture makers, financial institutions and health-care organizations, all looking for the most eco-friendly materials around. For more than three decades, they’ve been creating products that last longer, look …

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Letterpress with the Aaron Draplin Touch

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Aaron Draplin — you know, the co-founder of Field Notes and the guy behind the 10-minute Lynda.com logo — has joined the cause to support the Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum through the Beauty of Letterpress project by Neenah. His …

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The Power of Paper ON NEENAH

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Neenah introduces its newest Power of Paper promotion, ON Neenah. The promotion demonstrates the connection between the online world and that of meaningful print. Of course it also promotes the diverse array of colors and textures from Neenah’s premium papers, perfect for designers who engage in commercial printing and premium packaging.

The box carrier is in itself a unique packaging unit. Made of 24pt. 100PC White NEENAH Folding Board, this functional piece …

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A Shimmering Winter’s Night:
Iggesund Continues its Extraordinary Christmas Card Tradition

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Iggesund Paperboard’s 2014 Christmas card takes its recipients on a magical journey from a forest setting to the city of Stockholm profiled against a sky gleaming with the northern lights. Iggesund has a tradition of using its Christmas card as an ambassador for paperboard as a material, and to display various printing techniques. This year’s edition was designed by Papersmyths of Bristol, England, who also managed the production as a whole.

The card …

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