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Freight Woes Continue But Glimmers of Hope Are Beginning to Appear

Freight Woes Continue But Glimmers of Hope Are Beginning to Appear

As we make our way to the 2021 halfway mark, freight continues to slowly deliver to destinations, but not without ...
A Word (or 900) with GPI’s Art Director – The Color Question

A Word (or 900) with GPI’s Art Director – The Color Question

“So, Ryan,” you may begin... “Question: How do you approach color when designing a game package for a ...
TALKIN’ TOYS: GPI IS YOUR ONE-STOP SHOP

TALKIN’ TOYS: GPI IS YOUR ONE-STOP SHOP

This interview is reprinted from The Toybook's Toy Report May 12, 2021 For more than 40 years, GPI Inc. (Grand ...
The Roachy Fund Announces Recipient of 2021 Scholarship

The Roachy Fund Announces Recipient of 2021 Scholarship

The Roachy Fund is pleased to announce Harrison Brooks has been awarded the 2021 Roachy Fund Scholarship. The Fund ...
GPI and Dice, An Epic Love Affair!

GPI and Dice, An Epic Love Affair!

The Beginning of the Affair (or Nerd Fest - potato, potahto) Dice.  We just love dice.  It's been a ...
May Update on All Things Freight: The Pain Continues

May Update on All Things Freight: The Pain Continues

As we breeze into May 2021, we continue to experience the effects of 2020.  Container and sailing prices are at ...
14 App Recommendations from GPI’s 14 Staff Members

14 App Recommendations from GPI’s 14 Staff Members

Recently, two apps were recommended to me; one I was already using and the other I wasn't interested in.  But ...
A Word (or 900) with GPI’s Art Director – Art for Commerce

A Word (or 900) with GPI’s Art Director – Art for Commerce

So Ryan... “So, Ryan,” you may ask, “What is the most challenging part of board game design and packaging ...
Container Shortages, Port Delays

Container Shortages, Port Delays

As the shipping year continues, so do the struggles the freight industry has been dealing with since early last ...
March 2021 State of Freight

March 2021 State of Freight

As I prepared the GPI March 2021 state of freight update, the saying “In like a lion and out like a lamb” ...
Keep Custom Tooling Costs to a Minimum

Keep Custom Tooling Costs to a Minimum

While our one-time tooling costs are already considered very reasonable, we thought that our clients needed a ...
Using Multiple Factories for Mass Production Challenges

Using Multiple Factories for Mass Production Challenges

Manufacturing Challenges for a High Demand Product Surging consumer demand and rapidly broadening product ...