Board Converting News, May 4, 2020

INDUSTRY CALENDAR AUGUST 11 TAPPI Annual Golf Outing: Ruffled Feathers Golf Course, Lamont, Illinois. AUGUST 26-27 AICC Northeast Summit: Atlantic City, New Jersey. SEPTEMBER 21 AICC Canada/CCCA 13th Annual Member Golf Tourna- ment, Nobleton Lakes Golf Club, Nobleton, Ontario OCTOBER 5-7 FTA Fall Conference 2020: Cincinnati Marriott at River Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. OCTOBER 14-16 PPC 2020 Fall Meeting & Leadership Conference: Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, Savannah, Georgia. NOVEMBER 17-18 PPC Folding Carton Boot Camp: PPC Headquarters, Springfield, Massachusetts. APRIL 26-28, 2021 AICC Spring Meeting: Amelia Island, Florida. AUGUST 9-12, 2021 TAPPI/AICC SuperCorrExpo: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida.


stand your package’s development objectives and impact. Thoroughly answering the entry form questions is vital to receiving the best possible score! To be eligible to enter the competition, each entry must be submitted by a PPC member and converted in their facility. Unless it is a self-promotional piece, each entry must have been produced and sold by a PPC mem- ber for the first time between January 1, 2019, and June 30, 2020. The packages must be designed to distribute, mar- ket, and protect a product and must consist of at least 50 percent paperboard that is visible to the end user. Laminated grades made with E-flute, F-flute, and other micro-flute corrugated qualify, as does molded fiber. In addition, each entry must not have been submitted into a previous NAPPC competition unless as a self-promotion or pre-commercialization. Judges consider all designs the original work of the entrant — and all descriptions and explanations provided — as true, accurate, and complete. Since the judges do not rely on external verification to assess the originality of any design or the truth, accuracy, or completeness of any entry, by submitting an entry into the competition, each company warrants that each entry represents the member’s original design; that all information, descrip- tions, and explanations provided are true and accurate; and that none of the design, information, descriptions, explanations, or any other material provided with the


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