CardPak is a manufacturer of paperboard packaging.

Every year, major retailers including Wal-Mart, Costco, and Target are moving away from packaging that can be harmful to the environment and towards recyclable alternatives. These, as well as many other forward-thinking companies, are discovering that partnering with Solon, Ohio-based CardPak is the solution for their packaging needs.

CardPak was formed in 1965 as a subsidiary of American Packaging Corp. (Ampak) with the purpose of focusing on skinboard manufacturing. In 1974 they entered the blister card market, and by 1990, CardPak resembled the company as we know it today. Today, CardPak is an agile partner in the paperboard packaging industry, with... (more)

Materials

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Production

"Production run" means making a lot of one product at once. The factories listed under "production" can produce small and/or large quantities. The minimum order for a production run can vary from factory to factory (some have no minimum, some require a dozen, and some require up to 1,000 to be made at once)