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While we expend a tremendous amount of time trying to differentiate ourselves from the competition when it comes to key prospects, we often forget that the competition is out there doing the same thing. They are sitting in conference rooms or one-on-one meetings discussing the strategy they will use to take our business, and are outlining our areas of weakness...
(posted 10.08.14)

AICC Members Enjoy a $500 Discount off of the full price at RISI's International Containerboard Conference
Join hundreds of key players in the global containerboard and corrugated markets at the 16th International Containerboard Conference. This event offers unparalleled networking opportunities with top decision-makers from the leading containerboard producing...

AICC Emerging Leaders Take Long Beach by Storm
Nearly 20 AICC Emerging Leaders came together in Long Beach, California before Corrugated Week opened to work and play hard. Emerging Leaders, which are defined as roughly 35 years of age or younger, will meet regularly at AICC's national meetings in sessions specific to their need
(posted 10.16.14)

ACA University - Subsidies, State Exchanges and Small Group Market Update
The fifth installment of the ACA University series sponsored by the Council for Affordable Health Coverage, the Latino Coalition and the National Association of Manufacturers will focus on three areas in the spotlight this fall: recent decisions on litigation regarding subsidies offered in federally facilitated exchanges have created a potential speed bump for ACA implementation, state exchanges are entering their second year operating, and changes that may be on the horizon for the small group market.
(posted 10.16.14)


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Corrugated Week Wasn't Just Corrugated, Folding Carton and Rigid Box Stake Claim
The folding carton, rigid box, and corrugated industries converged in Long Beach, Calif. September 28th through October 1 for the AICC/ TAPPI Corrugated Week. AICC is dedicated to serving independents in the folding and rigid industries as well as corrugated....

Folding Carton & Rigid Box Directory, Fall 2014
Download the AICC Folding Carton & Rigid Box Manufacturers and Suppliers Directory
(posted 9.26.14)

A Refresher on Paperboard Capacity—Part II
Understanding how capacity is defined and measured can help independent folding carton and rigid setup box manufacturers better understand the meaning and relevance of operating rates for boxboard grades. AF&PA defines practical maximum capacity as the quantity of boxboard of normal commercial quality that could be produced with full use of equipment and adequate supplies of raw materials and labor, assuming full demand.
(posted 10.08.14)

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Region 4 Region Meeting & Hockey
Arlington, Texas
Oct. 28, 2014 (Tue.)
Machine Mastery, FFG Production Seminar
Reliable Container Corp., Sante Fe Springs, California
Nov. 4-5, 2014 (Tue.-Wed.)
RISI International Containerboard Conference
Embassy Suites, Chicago, Illinois
Nov. 5-7, 2014 (Wed. - Fri.)
Machine Mastery, RDC Production Seminar
Reliable Container Corp., Sante Fe Springs, California
Nov. 6-7, 2014 (Thur. - Fri.)
AICC Region 6 Fall Meeting
Oak Brook Marriott, Oak Brook, Illinois
Nov. 10, 2014 (Mon.)
AICC Canada Annual Christmas Dinner & Dance
Toronto Airport Marriott, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
November 22, 2014 (Sat.)
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December 4, 2014 (Thur.)
AICC Canada Presidents Luncheon
St. Georges Golf & Country Club, Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
December 4, 2014 (Thur.)
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December 12-14, 2014 (Fri. - Sun.)
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February 6-10, 2015 (Fri. - Tues.)
Sales Strategies for Today’s Market
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February 11-12, 2015 (Wed. - Thur.)
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February 26, 2015 (Thur.)
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