Archive: July 18, 2014

David Olson: A Gentleman and a Tireless Advocate for Business

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  I was shocked and deeply saddened to learn about the passing of Minnesota Chamber of Commerce president David Olson. After undergoing several rounds of aggressive treatment for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, David had been given a clean bill of health from his doctors. If it wasn’t for his hair loss related to these treatments I never would have known he was sick because he never stopped working. He shouted out a spirited…

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Taking the Mystery out of Creating Folding Carton Specs

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In a series of upcoming blogs we will focus on the theme of developing carton specs, what are the technical considerations along with some inside information on how the process works in hopes that this information will be useful to some fledgling entrepreneur out there trying to bring a great new consumer product to market. At every trade show we attend, we encounter potential customers who are just starting out…

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What does a label actually do?

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You see them everywhere, yet you probably don’t give them much thought. Just take a moment and look around you. If you start to look for them, you will start to see the vast expanse and impact that labels have on our daily lives. But why have you never noticed them before? Labels are often given very little attention because they are seen as commonplace. Consumers have become so used…

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