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We've Got a Box Liner for That!

Liners for Boxes, Cartons, Crates, & Bins

Boxes.  We send and receive them everyday, whether at home or work.  It is the most common form of storing and transporting products.  But what about when you need to protect the contents of the box with...

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Earth Day Biodegradable Packaging Options

Eco-Friendly Packaging for Earth Day and Every Day

 Each year on April 22nd, we pause as a global community to acknowledge, appreciate, and re-evaluate our individual efforts for reducing our carbon footprint on Earth Day, and every day beyond. ...

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Why are we so stressed out?

Learn to recognize and manage the signs of stress

Stress is the body’s response to a demand or threat, real or perceived. It’s the automatic physical response often called fight or flight. The body releases a surge of adrenaline and cortisol and...

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The Balance of Time in Restaurant Operations

By John C.

The Value of Time

If you’re a busy restaurant owner or operator, then you already know the value of time.

The demands on a busy day in the service industry can be challenging for even the most organized, productive and effective operators....

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Spice up the Holiday's with this Tea Recipe!

How was tea first discovered?

Here at the Plascon Group, home of the Saftea® Liner, we think about tea a lot. We talk about tea, we drink a lot of tea and we’re always looking for new ways to enjoy tea! That had me wondering…how did one of the...

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'Twas the week before Christmas at Plascon

Plascon's Week Before Christmas

Twas the week before Christmas, and all through our staff,

We’re all busy making sure customers receive everything needed to have.

The Cook Chill bags were folded neatly and boxed,

Ready to ship as speedy as a...

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Biodegradable Packaging for the Modern World

"Great things in business are never done alone; they're done by a team."

– Steve Jobs

Here at Plascon, we believe we are stronger when we work together. This is true not only in our daily work practices and activities, but also by forming...

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Overcoming Procrastination

Everyone struggles with procrastination – both personal and professional procrastination – even the most successful people.  In order to overcome the battle with procrastination, we must identify and understand why we procrastinate and then...

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Swimming in a Shrinking Labor Pool - Restaurant Edition

The challenges of a shrinking labor pool for restaurant owners

According to the U.S. Department of Labor the unemployment rate is the lowest it’s been in 18 years.  While this may be a welcomed statistic in many households, the adverse effect of...

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USDA Food Safety Guidelines for Potluck Events

USDA Provides Easy-to-Follow Steps for Safe Potluck Prep and Serve

Preparing & storing your potluck foods to prevent foodborne illness

We love our potlucks at Plascon—crock pots line up, veggie trays abound, sweets and treats galore, and every...

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