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CMYK vs Spot Color – Which is Best for Printing or Packaging Design?

When working with Norka, Inc., you can expect color accuracy, sharpness, and high-quality. Whether it’s printed using spot colors, CMYK, or both, our in-house prepress printing department will put the “pop” in your packaging. Do you know the difference between CMYK (4-color process method) and Spot Colors? How about the advantages and disadvantages of each process? What is CMYK Printing? CMYK printing is the current standard color printing process in the printing industry. CMYK stands for cyan, magenta, yellow and black (K), and these color combinations give a full range of colors while also adding a black element for deeper, […]

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Norka Inc Brings On New Colter & Peterson CHM Precision Sheeter

Norka Welcomes New Machinery for More Capabilities and Higher Precision Norka is excited to announce the addition of new machinery to our floor! After a long testing and vetting process between several sheeting systems and machines, the team at Norka decided to purchase a new CHM 1700 precision sheeter from Colter & Peterson. Our choice to bring on another sheeter came from a need to take on greater workloads and serve more customers than ever before. This means that Norka is able to take on larger projects faster and with greater precision. The upfront costs will soon be offset by […]

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Get an Artisan, Hand-Crafted Package Design with Kraft Cartons by Norka

Natural Packaging Options by Norka Inc There are many design choices to consider when finalizing your product packaging. Elements like color, shape, size, and overall aesthetic are critical to your product’s performance on the shelf.   Norka Inc. keeps a close eye on the latest trends in the packaging and design industry. The ‘natural’ packaging look – with unbleached materials, natural brown appearance, and a hand-crafted artisan appeal – is increasing in popularity. Bending chip has always been a very common material reserved for inner packs and cartons, and this material is quickly making its way to outer packaging. These […]

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Norka’s In-House Paper Converting Capabilities

Norka’s In-House Paper Converting Capabilities High-quality stock materials and sheeting to your exact specifications – it’s what sets Norka apart. We know you have many options in choosing the best Printing and Converting partner for your company’s needs. Norka, Inc. provides its customers with more than just impressive product packaging design and cost savings. Due to our unique in-house converting process, Norka provides its customers with extremely fast turnaround times on customized printing and packaging orders. Why In-House Paper Converting Matters One of Norka, Inc.’s greatest competitive advantages is our extremely fast turnaround times while still maintaining the quality our customers […]

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Norka Showcases New Product Packaging at Conference

Same Product, Innovative New Product Packaging by Norka, Inc.  Norka Inc. to Showcase New Packaging Ideas at the National Candle Association Annual Conference   Norka, Inc. prides itself on always innovating and constantly improving on the product packaging and design for its customers. That’s why Norka is releasing its latest printing and packaging innovations and designs, specifically for candle products, at the National Candle Association’s 2018 Annual Conference.   Norka Inc. is a leading printing and converting of paperboard packaging company headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin. The National Candle Association Annual Conference and Expo takes place in Weston, Florida. While Norka is located […]

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Go Beyond the Box With Your Product Packaging Design

Product Packaging Design by Norka, Inc   Differentiate from the competition, increase perceived market value, and sell more products on the shelf with Expert Packaging Design by Norka, Inc.  Your product’s packaging and package design is the first touch point and strongest advertising billboard you have when attracting customers to your brand and drawing them away from your competitors. While graphics are often the focus of a product package, structural design can have a huge impact on your product’s sales.   It’s no surprise that great packaging design can lead to increased product sales. By simply differentiating from your competition in […]

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Hexagon Carton Printing and Product Packaging Case Study

Norka, Inc Printing, Prototyping, and Product Packaging Case Study Original case study featured on VisualPak. Read original content here: Create More Impact Vivid Shelf Presence Through Structure: Hexagon Cartons At Norka, Inc, we know our customers want to be different, stand-out, and of course sell more product. With limited space and endless competition on the shelf, it is more important than ever to make a visually appealing, beautiful package design that captures your audience’s attention. Norka is a leader in expert prototype design and innovative carton structure creation, helping our customers’ brands have a greater impact, better shelf presence, and sell more […]

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