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Corrugated Packaging

Sustainability | Corrugated | Corrugated Packaging | Packaging Industry

Focusing on Sustainability with Water-Based Inks in Printing

The introduction of water-based inks has brought a significant change in the corrugate world recently. In the past, most printers used solvent-based i...

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Structural Design | Sustainability | Corrugated Packaging | ISTA Testing

ISTA Testing: Is Your Brand Sustainable?

With online purchases becoming more of the norm for everyday necessities, all it takes is a few simple clicks and your time-sensitive, recurring, friv...

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Brown Boxes | Retail Packaging | Corrugated Packaging

What Are the Different Types of Corrugated Linerboard?

If you're not familiar with the packaging industry, it's easy to assume that all corrugated boxes are the same. However, this couldn't be further from...

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Brown Boxes | Point of Purchase | Retail Programs | Corrugated Packaging | Retail Displays

What a long, strange trip it’s been…

Demand for packaging accelerated into 2021, following a wild ecommerce explosion in 2020, caused by our pesky virus. Transportation costs and labor co...

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Corrugated Packaging | Packaging Industry | Logistics

How Much is that Big Mac?

I sat through a Merrill Lynch briefing on “What could happen in our economy next?” feature. Once again, they are all bought in on the fact that Transi...

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Corrugated Packaging | Packaging Industry | Packaging | Retail

The Perfect Storm with Growing Title Waves

Here we are in our 62-foot sloop racing to get to shore, and man are things pushing our little boat around. Let us take another look at what’s happeni...

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Brown Boxes | Corrugated | Corrugated Packaging | Packaging Industry

The Perfect Storm Keeps Improving

Linerboard supply is very tight across America today. We are waiting for another shoe to drop here in boxland. So far it has been raining shoes and wh...

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Variable Data | Corrugated Packaging | Packaging Industry | Flexo Printing

The Perfect Storm in Linerboard Supply

Here we go again! It doesn’t seem to be getting better with the supply of linerboard and the raging consumption of this darling. We are witnessing a p...

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Corrugated Packaging | Safety | Production

Essential Strategies in Production

Bay Cities’ triumphs despite any given challenge and that is due to the immense efforts of all our departments. The start of 2021 presented many chall...

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Corrugated Packaging | Retail Program Management | Design Services

Project Management in the Virtual World of 2020

One of Bay Cities core beliefs is Continuous Improvement. In the spirit of that creed, this year we took a step back and looked at our processes to de...

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Sustainability | Corrugated Packaging | Corrugated Boxes

Incorporating Sustainability Into Your Packaging in 2021

Think about this for a moment: every product you purchase is packaged in some way, shape, or form—and it should go without saying that some packaging ...

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