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Our Secret Weapon: Customer Graphics Coordinators!

     Check out our new blog series where we take you behind the scenes at Inland! In this edition we are giving you the who, what, and why on our Customer Graphics Coordinators (or CGC for short!)

     The CGCs are the allstars of our artwork process!  The hardworking team of four ensures all the artwork is up to our specs and ready for the next step in our process. Get all the details on our CGCs below!

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Industry News

Private label prospects brighten as recession hits cash-strapped consumers
“With Americans out of work due to the pandemic, private label foods are surging. Consumers are opting for budget friendly products to save money."

Covid-19: effect on packaging companies and post-pandemic plans
“The non-paper packaging manufacturers have low exposure, while other sectors are more vulnerable."


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Employee Spotlight

At Inland Packaging, our employees are our greatest assets. Learn more about our team of energetic, passionate people who create breakthrough solutions that innovate the packaging industry on a daily basis!

Name: Adam Boehlke
Location: La Crosse, WI
What is your current role at Inland? Have you held other roles prior to your current position?
Sourcing Projects Manager. Previously I have held about every position in sales - Strategic Account Executive, New Business Development Manager, Sales Representative, Etc. I have been with Inland for 13 years and look forward to my new challenge in procurement within a company I enjoy working for.
What impact does your role have on our customers?
My newly created procurement role assists our sales, procurement, R&D, and operations groups in selecting, maintaining, and improving our sourcing positions. The goal being to yield a more competitive/consistent/reliable position for Inland and our customers in the marketplace. It is fun and interesting to see the holistic and different approaches we take with each one of our customers, and what value Inland can bring to each one.
What aspects of your job do customers see?
I am involved with providing direct insight to our customers on our supply/sourcing positions. Assisting with creating leverage and more competitive offerings through the sales team hopefully paints a picture of Inland (as a whole) that the customer wants to continue to work with and use as a resource, time and time again.
How does your role impact our products?
I think of my new role as “behind the scenes”. By assisting our sales, procurement, and operations groups in selecting, maintaining, and improving our sourcing positions for raw materials this has a direct impact on the labels/packaging products we can offer. Generally this will help us keep us at the forefront of innovation and continuous improvement initiatives that our customers and their products require.     
Who inspires you?
It may sound cliché, but my family. My wife Katie and my kids (Nora and Will) drive me to be a better person and for that I am greatly appreciative. We love to have fun together along with the joys of being a family.  
What’s your favorite movie?
My favorite movie is defined by one I will stop and watch (when that was a thing before cord cutting) when flipping through the channels…Office Space with Ron Livingston. Long before I knew I would take on an “office job” I thought the movie was hilarious and relevant. Now that I have been in an office for almost 15 years, I can definitely say the humor and story line is more relevant than ever!
What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery?
I would buy a lake house in Northern Wisconsin and a brand-new pontoon boat. Not too nice of a boat though, you never know when someone may accidentally spill an adult beverage. I would open it up to friends and family and make it THE spot to go to for summer fun and excitement… or relaxation, whichever you prefer…
What are your currently binge watching on Netflix?
My wife and I have watched about every series on Netflix, but for some reason we skipped over Better Call Saul. It is probably second behind Breaking Bad as my favorite series of all time. Highly recommend it!

New at Inland:

Super Opaque White

      Introducing our latest advancement in inks! Super Opaque White is a new ink that gets its name from its full coverage ability. Not even a bright red juice can show through your label!

     The ink is smooth to the touch giving your customers a whole new way to experience your product! Click the link below to get all the details!

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Your Road Map to Pressure Sensitive Labels!

     Are your pressure sensitive labels not running up to your standards? Check out our PSL Troubleshooting Road Map! We're walking you through the most common PSL issues like scuffing, bubbling, wrinkling, and more! Check out the full version below!

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Covid Statement

     Inland is considered an essential business and is still open and taking orders. We are so thankful for our employees working through this difficult time, and our customers and suppliers. Together we will continue to keep store shelves stocked with the items people need most.


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