The pressure to be environmentally responsible has never been more tremendous in the modern world. In today's day and age, consumers have heightened awareness regarding the environmental impact of their purchases, and they seek out companies that align with their values. For manufacturers, this means finding ways to reduce their environmental footprint while still meeting […]
Adhesive Lamination In flexible packaging, we use "laminating" to create barrier films by bonding multiple layers with adhesive. We apply adhesive to the less absorbent substrate to ensure a durable bond. This process creates packaging that protects products from outside elements and extends their shelf life. AI (Aluminum/Foil) Packaging materials need a superhero, and that's […]
Almost everybody loves pasta—it is even called the sixth language of love. Pasta comes in plenty of varieties including pappardelle, orzo, capellini, ziti, macaroni, spaghetti, tortellini, penne, and ravioli. If someone does not like one, they will surely love the other. Before we identify what is the best packaging for pasta, we need to revisit […]
Heat Sealing vs. Cold Sealing—this is a tete-a-tete most people aren’t aware of. If you're a new manufacturer, the type of seal is often a crucial decision you might have pushed down the list in favor of product development and packaging design. While a seemingly small detail, the type of seal you choose determines the […]
Everyone loves a snack now and then—even the health-conscious snackers. Jerky snacks, which combine flavor and nutrition, are a popular option among millions of health-conscious consumers. As a business owner, you can take advantage of this food trend by creating a jerky product business action plan. Whether it's novel plant-based jerky or the classic meat […]
When should you update your packaging? As printers and print packaging consultants, we get asked this question a lot. As a working business whose goal is to sell products that customers will love, you most definitely should recognize and appreciate the significance of great packaging design. Your product's appearance determines whether it sells or sits […]
Spouted pouch packaging is gaining traction in the United States, and for good cause. Jars, canisters, bottles, and other traditional, inflexible containers are too uninteresting and inefficient to compete with the creative design of contemporary spouted pouches. Are flexible pouches better than rigid packaging? Below are five reasons why liquid spouted pouches, squeeze pouches, stand-up […]
What are high barrier films? Click to learn what they are and why they can be your indispensable, protective custom packaging solution for your products.
Making your brand more environmentally friendly may be advantageous to your long-term success and your financial bottom line, whether you operate a coffee shop or a cannabis business. What is the reasoning behind this? A considerable percentage of today's consumers want to support environmentally conscious companies. In fact, a study shows that 96 percent of […]
In a world where prices appear to be constantly rising, businesses worldwide are seeking new methods to reduce expenses. This article lists 10 creative ways that might help you save costs on stand up pouch packaging. It will provide you with helpful suggestions that, if applied, might save you a lot of money in the long run!
Clear window pouches are a creative way of packaging your food product. Their front and rear surface is large enough to not only hold your product but also send a brand message which helps create an identity for your brand right there and then.
Degassing valves are an essential component in coffee packaging. Read on to find out what they are, when and how to use them, and how important they are for maintaining your coffee's freshness and flavor.
Are you looking to have pet food and treat packaging that gives your product a competitive edge? Read on to learn how you can achieve that.
Your product is up against thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of other various products on retail shelves. To be noticed in the vast sea of packaged goods, you must stand out in your section, both online and in brick-and-mortar shops. In this article, you learn how to boost your tea sales with custom packaging.
Perishable products such as nuts and dried fruits often have a shortened shelf life due to various external factors that cause flavor, texture, smell, and color changes until they are no longer acceptable. In this article, you will learn how making the best choice of packaging can prevent premature degradation and extend your product's shelf life.
Choosing the right packaging shouldn't be guesswork, nor should it be a dreaded chore with stressful implications. We can help you get started with professional, protective, flexible packaging that creates a memorable brand. For more information on how to choose the best packaging for your cannabrand, please read on.
A tear notch in a packaging pouch allows the end-user to easily access the contents within a sealed package without needing any scissors. An intact tear notch also tells the consumer that the package has not been tampered with. Learn why tear notches are a necessary feature and how to position them right.
Proper packaging is essential for your ground coffee or coffee beans. Getting this right protects your products from deterioration and extends their shelf life by up to nine months in the cabinet and three years in the freezer. Read on to find out what it takes to create the right packaging for your coffee.
Learn how to choose the right custom packaging size for your product. Getting packaging that's too small or too big will cost you on all fronts and make your customers question what they purchased.
One of the most-used components of your customized packaging pouch is the hang hole. The simple addition of a clean, circular-cut creates lots of form and function pouch enhancements.
One of the most appealing aspects of stand-up packaging is that it is not limited to housing cereals, spices, coffee, or other dry products. Stand-up pouches can also perform very well as packaging for liquid products.
Tin-tie bags are convenient to use and offer a cost-effective packaging solution for many of the stuff we buy and enjoy on a daily basis. Paper tin-tie bags are mostly intended as a low-cost way of transporting a certain product from the point-of-purchase to the end user.
It is no surprise that flexible packaging is one of the packaging industry's fastest expanding categories. This solution provides unrivaled performance by combining the greatest attributes of foil, paper, film, and plastic to suit specific applications while using minimal materials. Whether you want to reduce your carbon impact, get creative with branding, increase product shelf life, or achieve other profitability and efficiency goals, flexible packaging is worth considering.
Keeping costs down is as important as getting the best quality for your packaging. In this post, we share with you what to steer clear of when embarking on your custom pouch packaging print project, so you get the best ROI from your budget.
If you are new to the world of product packaging, here is a guide to help you pick the best packaging match for your product.
If you make and sell products in liquid form, deciding on the best packaging for your product can be tricky. Cartons, bottles, and pouches are just some of the various packaging options available. Every one of those methods helps in the preservation of freshness while also providing convenience to consumers. Flexible packaging pouches, particularly for […]
We know keeping within budget is important. Let's take a look at the different factors that affect how each custom printed pouch project costs.
Here's a quick read where you can learn how film thickness is measured, how to convert gauge to mil and micron, and other packaging thickness concepts to apply to your own custom pouch project.
Many specific methods exist for determining how much to start with. Here's how to avoid overstocking (and just hoping for the best). Save your budget and learn how to correctly estimate your packaging inventory needs.