Sustainable Packaging

29Nov 2017

As the holiday season intensifies, so too does the amount of packages arriving in the mail. This is a good time to reflect and ask yourself: Is my packaging safe? Most consumers are familiar with the traditional clamshell package, an all-plastic container used extensively for gadgets and electronics, among many other everyday products. While clamshells […]

22Nov 2017

At Thanksgiving the dinner table is cramped as family members pile up to share in the celebration of thanks. While maxing out space during the holidays is okay, the same can’t be said for your packaging.   A product’s packaging is much more than a simple box that carries the product from warehouse to a […]

08Nov 2017

In the next couple of weeks most of us will be stuffing turkeys for Thanksgiving. While many people enjoy the stuffing on Thanksgiving Day, the stuffing method shouldn’t carry over into holiday packaging. Over packaging- or stuffing – isn’t something that most consumers think about, but once they notice, they start seeing stuffed items everywhere. […]

25Oct 2017

With a healthy wine market in the U.S., wine companies need competitive branding to entice consumers and a trusted partner for shipping wine across the country to retailers. Here’s a fun fact, average wine consumption per United States resident was 2.83 gallons in 2015, up from 2.34 gallons in 2005. Americans enjoyed drinking wine more […]

18Oct 2017

You have a great product that your consumers will love and cherish. That is a beautiful thing. But as exciting as you believe your latest product to be, shouldn’t some of that excitement show itself on the box? Not all companies fully understand the benefits that well executed branding can bring to their package design. […]

27Sep 2016
Glass Bottle Packaging

Glass bottle packaging has been around for a long time. As consumers become more aware of environmentally-friendly packaging, manufacturers are rediscovering the benefits of glass from plastic containers. The benefits of glass bottle packaging include safety, sustainability and image. Glass Bottle Packaging Benefits: Glass is made from all-natural raw materials. Other packaging materials, such as […]

27Sep 2016

Food packaging products serve multiple purposes, from marketing and branding to food protection and extended shelf life. With all of these functions in mind, sustainable materials can often be put on the back burner when designing food packages. However as environmental awareness increases, so does the need for sustainable packaging materials that not only contribute […]

31Aug 2016
10 tips for sustainable packaging

Polystyrene, more commonly known as Styrofoam for its use in the trademark plastic foam, is a type of plastic material with strong insulation and cushioning properties. These features make the material ideal for shipping, storing and packaging a wide variety of products. However, while Styrofoam can be extremely useful and versatile, the material is also […]