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Our Crates Are Designed and Built for Your Needs

Custom pallets and crates are designed and built with the following in mind: What is being shipped? Where is it going? If exporting, does it need heat treated (HT) wood? How heavy is it? How expensive is the product? Is the product fragile? Are there [...]

By |7 August 2019|Comments Off on Our Crates Are Designed and Built for Your Needs

The Different Types of Slotted Boxes

A square box. Pretty square... not much excitement! These are the kind of boxes that are being used to ship goods around the world. We are talking about a slotted box. A slotted box is made from one piece of corrugated and even though they [...]

By |16 July 2019|Comments Off on The Different Types of Slotted Boxes

The Five Panel Wrapper

My corrugated style this month is the five panel wrapper. This style is made for long items usually no wider nor deeper than 4-6 inches. Picture items like vertical blinds or a long pole. The advantages are: Easy packing More economical No waste in design [...]

By |3 July 2019|Comments Off on The Five Panel Wrapper

The Importance of CPR Training

CPR is not just a safety measure at work. Take example from the St. George’s School in Montreal, where CPR is now being taught to teens. They implemented this mandatory CPR training to their students, following an instance where a student nearly lost his life. [...]

By |21 June 2019|Comments Off on The Importance of CPR Training

Rob’s Wilderness Rescue Certification from Boreal River Rescue

Lovepac President, Robert Sibthorpe, has successfully completed the Wilderness First Responder curriculum! The course involves 80 hours of training focused on teaching students to assess situations and provide solutions to treat patients. A wilderness first responder is trained to provide pre-hospital care in remote locations [...]

By |20 June 2019|Comments Off on Rob’s Wilderness Rescue Certification from Boreal River Rescue

Safety Is Always on Our Minds!

As President of a manufacturing company, safety is always on my mind. Since it is National Safety Month my blog this month is simple! Sales reps out there: Don’t text and drive! Machine operators: Don’t ignore the noise: Be extra vigilant and protect yourselves and [...]

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Lovepac Is a Safe Working Environment

At Lovepac, we are very proud of the fact that all our employees work in a safe environment. We take extra steps to ensure a safe working environment. Most safety practices are common sense. Unfortunately, they can be forgotten or overlooked unless you make safe [...]

By |10 June 2019|Comments Off on Lovepac Is a Safe Working Environment

June Is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month. This month is set to further inspect and recognize the dangers in a modern workplace. At Lovepac, we are constantly improving our safety norms to defend our employees against those dangers. We have plans to install an AED (automated external [...]

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Our Environmental Practices

Lovepac has adopted the best practices in regard to conservation and the environment. We encourage every employee to adopt these practices. The best practices relate to three issues: 1) Energy 2) Emissions  3) Recycling Active involvement in these areas help achieve our goals while increasing [...]

By |21 May 2019|Comments Off on Our Environmental Practices

This Is Just the Beginning!

Lovepac has finally received its certification from ECOCERT with the help of the Parcours Développement Durable initiated by the city of Montreal for its environmental sustainability. We are proud of this accomplishment as we have worked together as a team along with the consultant of [...]

By |8 May 2019|Comments Off on This Is Just the Beginning!

Quebec’s Iconic Pizza Boxes Explained

Quebec is unique. Within that statement, we at Lovepac have the rights to two unique art works that go onto pizza boxes throughout Quebec (B1&B2). When you are at a local pizza restaurant and you order takeout, chances are that the box is our iconic [...]

By |11 April 2019|Comments Off on Quebec’s Iconic Pizza Boxes Explained

Tasty Boxes for Tasty Pizza : The B1 + B2 Pizza Boxes Explained

Good news pizza lovers, we are making pizza boxes now! With our iconic exclusive design, the pizza will taste better. These pizza boxes come in different sizes: 8”, 9”, 10”, 12”, 14” & 16” They are available on 100% recycled corrugate-brown (kraft). You can order [...]

By |9 April 2019|Comments Off on Tasty Boxes for Tasty Pizza : The B1 + B2 Pizza Boxes Explained

The Simplicity of Revive Foam

When I look back at all the things Lovepac has developed, I realize that once a new concept is implemented completely, things always seem so simple. Our ‘REVIVE’ foam line is one of those examples. Eight years ago, all foam was white and made from 100% [...]

By |20 February 2019|Comments Off on The Simplicity of Revive Foam

From Simple to Complex Solutions – Lovepac has it All

As a packaging specialist, my most satisfying accomplishments are when everything lines up just perfectly when taking on a particular customer packaging project. Let me explain. A few months back at a trade show, a buyer from a Quebec based company started a conversation about [...]

By |13 February 2019|Comments Off on From Simple to Complex Solutions – Lovepac has it All

Finding the Ideal Protective Solutions for Your Products

To obtain a definite solution to a problem, you need to cover all the possibilities. We apply the same approach at Lovepac. Protecting your product is our priority. At the same time, you may be looking for a certain look or purpose with your packaging. [...]

By |5 February 2019|Comments Off on Finding the Ideal Protective Solutions for Your Products

Consistent Quality and Service, Now From Guadalajara

Yes, Lovepac expands to Mexico! After many years servicing companies in Mexico, through design and supply chain management, we have now opened a manufacturing plant in Guadalajara, Mexico. This plant produces corrugated boxes and foam cushioning. We can provide a turnkey fully assembled service if [...]

By |17 January 2019|Comments Off on Consistent Quality and Service, Now From Guadalajara

The Ultimate Move: Lovepac Expands into Mexico

In every successful and sustainable company, you can find a leader that thinks outside the box and is always reinventing themselves. Like in chess, boxing or football, to name a few, the only way to beat your opponent is to think three moves ahead-but only [...]

By |11 January 2019|Comments Off on The Ultimate Move: Lovepac Expands into Mexico

Mexico Welcomes Lovepac

We are happy to announce that our brand new facility in Mexico is live! We can now supply our South American clients even better. In our new facility, along with brand new machines that were custom made for our needs, you can be sure that [...]

By |8 January 2019|Comments Off on Mexico Welcomes Lovepac

We Take the Time for YOU!

We care. Since all we do is custom packaging, we are taking the time to look at each and every project like it is the only one. Customer satisfaction is our main priority. We are always looking for new challenges and new goals for our [...]

By |19 December 2018|Comments Off on We Take the Time for YOU!

Lovepac’s Unique Ability 

What sets us apart from our competitors: Sustainable Leader We recycle 98% of our waste the we produce in our plant. Our Revive foam and corrugated paper is from pre-recycled materials. Our ink is water based. This year we will be certified in sustainable development. Only [...]

By |11 December 2018|Comments Off on Lovepac’s Unique Ability 

Our Team Can Help You Create Your Next Masterpiece

"The artistry" What makes Michelangelo painting so priceless? Is it the canvas, type of paint or the wood frame? Of course not, It's the artist behind the paint brush. Without the artist to give meaning to the paint, it's just paint. What makes a good [...]

By |5 December 2018|Comments Off on Our Team Can Help You Create Your Next Masterpiece

What do we mean by Lovepac C.A.R.E.S.?

Lovepac C.A.R.E.S: What is it? Continuous improvement Attitude Respect Excellence Sustainability We are always trying to improve and be better, from the inside out. We encourage Continuous improvement by our staff, resulting in better service to our clients. To offer an excellent service, you will [...]

By |21 November 2018|Comments Off on What do we mean by Lovepac C.A.R.E.S.?

Acting Today for Tomorrow

What is that? Imagine a company that is thriving for centuries to come. What would it take to make that happen? A vision that considers a management team that considers the future in terms of clients, resources & the environment. That sounds like a company [...]

By |6 November 2018|Comments Off on Acting Today for Tomorrow

What do we mean by Lovepac C.A.R.E.S.?

Lovepac Cares That’s our culture. Continuing improvement Attitude Respect Excellence Sustainability Our employees uphold the same qualities. We drive for excellence by having the right attitude so that we can continue to improve, while respecting each other. To maintain our environmental standards we prioritize sustainability.

By |24 October 2018|Comments Off on What do we mean by Lovepac C.A.R.E.S.?