Packaging Industry News & Information From CJK – April, 2015

Sustainability: Tools to make your Sustainable Packaging Stick

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Photo Credit: greenerpackage.com

 

Sustainability issues in packaging continue to generate headlines for many audiences. But if your company is like most, you’re still finding it challenging to incorporate sustainability goals into the packaging design process. Click Here to read the full article.

With growing concerns of the environment and the effects that humans have on the future of our planet’s well-being, corporations are under increased pressure and initiatives to show responsibility when it comes to the footprints that we leave behind. This is especially true when it comes to product packaging as it more often than not becomes the consumer’s responsibility to dispose of in the right way. For that reason it is important for us to make disposal options as easy as possible for the average consumer. Take a moment to visit our Sustainability Page to learn more about CJK’s efforts.

ISO9001:2008 – What is ISO9001? Who needs it, and why?

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Photo Credit: the9000store.com

 

ISO 9001 is the title of a document (Standard) that outlines the requirements an organization must maintain in their quality system for ISO 9001 certification. There are several different documents in the ISO 9000 family of standards, but ISO 9001-2008 is the only ISO standard that requires certification. Click Here to read the full article.

CJK Thermoforming Solutions is proud to announce our recent ISO9001:2008 Certification as of January 2015. Let us put our Quality Management System to work for you to develop your next packaging requirements! Click here to learn more about us

 

U.S. Manufacturing: Manufacturing and the Decline of the Middle Class

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Photo Credit: manufacturing.net

 

New technologies, rapid increases in foreign trade, and the tastes and values of a new generation of Americans are likely to reshape virtually every product, every service, and every job in the U.S. These forces will shake the foundations of the most secure American businesses. Click Here to read the full article.

We at CJK Thermoforming Solutions focus our efforts on supporting local and domestic businesses as we feel that there is a great importance in keeping our economy thriving and keep Americans working. With this philosophy, we proudly are a “Made in the U.S.A.” company! Visit Our Website today to learn more.

Engineering: 10 Greatest Modern Day Engineering Marvels of the World

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Photo Credit: wonderfulengineering.com

 

Marvels are usually those things which make you stare in awe and wonder at the process that led to their existence. Man-made marvels such as bridges, tunnels, skyscrapers or railways are feats of engineering, created to make life easier. Here are 10 of the greatest modern examples of engineering genius and imagination that exist in the world today.  Click Here to read the full article.

Whether it’s packaging or skyscrapers, it all starts with quality, engineered designs. CJK offers in-house engineering services to ensure that you have the most effective design to maximize on your objectives. To learn more about our services check out CJK Engineering & Tooling Capabilities