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How to Convert Your Retail Packaging to Meet Sustainability Standards

How to Convert Your Retail Packaging to Meet Sustainability Standards

Sustainability can't wait. For brands that utilize retail packaging, the urgency for making sustainable, eco-friendly updates is palpable. In polls, consumers are overwhelmingly voicing their support for brands that utilize eco-friendly practices. Beyond that, many...

4 Things You Should Consider When Making Your Next Packaging Purchase

Packaging should tell a story. However, far too many brands leave the pages unwritten because they are only looking at packaging from one angle. For some, the priority is reducing packaging costs. Others only focus on creating the boldest style possible. Others simply...

Why Crinkle Cut Shred Makes Boxes Better

Shredded paper is shredding the competition when it comes to providing an affordable, sustainable packing material. Jubilant and whimsical, crinkle cut shred paper is designed to make recipients smile. However, this packaging filler is no joke when it comes to...

Color Psychology: What Do Packaging Colors Say About Your Brand?

Is your business packaging showing the world that you are youthful and vibrant? Or invoking a sense of peaceful calmness? Most importantly: Do the colors of your retail packaging accurately depict the messages and branding of your business to attract your target...

Custom Kraft Boxes? It’s Easy If You Do it Smart

What is it about kraft boxes that makes you look twice? Kraft boxes are "naked" boxes made from unbleached pulp. In most cases, they are made from recycled kraft paper. This gives them a very wholesome, holistic look that somehow makes whatever is waiting inside take...

How Brands Can Use Custom Packaging to Create a Lasting Impression

How does a brand become unforgettable? The secret comes down to creating an experience that leaves an imprint. For brands, this means appealing to all the senses to create an exciting, satisfying product interaction for customers from start to finish. Many brands...

How to Elevate Your Brand With Custom Gift Boxes

Packaging is a potent way to make a brand statement. While many brands view packaging from a utilitarian standpoint, brands that are in the business of relationship building understand the importance of messaging through packaging. What better way to build brand value...

Using Color to Reach Your Target Market Through Your Packaging

Did you know that color is its own subtle language? Whether you have realized it or not, color can influence your mood and decision making. Remember the last time you enjoyed a hike through a lush, green forest? Perhaps you felt tranquility and peace. What about when...

Key Considerations When Packaging New Products For Startups

The 2020s are turning out to be a challenging era for startups, once the darlings of Wall Street investors. Today's new companies face all sorts of unique hurdles, not just when it comes to raising funds, but also with regard to acquiring customers in a cash-strapped...

Understanding Custom Packaging Options

Do you know the options you have when it comes to packaging? Like e-commerce, the packaging industry has grown rapidly to meet consumer demand for safe, sustainable, informative, durable, artistic product packaging. In an era when computers and non-human apps are...

How Custom Packaging for Retail Increases Product Sales

Consider this: On average, sellers of consumer goods spend between seven and ten percent of the product's production cost on packaging. Each year, sellers spend a whopping $150 billion on packaging. The obvious reason is that they view a custom package as an...

Six Types of Kraft Paper Your Brand Needs to Discover

Sustainable and beautiful, kraft paper is making converts out of countless businesses looking for better packaging options. Deciding that kraft paper is the future of your packaging plan is only the first step. There are endless reasons why making the jump to kraft...

How to Convert Your Retail Packaging to Meet Sustainability Standards

Sustainability can't wait. For brands that utilize retail packaging, the urgency for making sustainable, eco-friendly updates is palpable. In polls, consumers are overwhelmingly voicing their support for brands that utilize eco-friendly practices. Beyond that, many...

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What Is Kraft Paper?

You may not know what Kraft paper is, but you have certainly encountered it before. In fact, you have probably used this substance many, many times without even realizing what it is. Kraft paper is used to make cardboard, grocery bags, paper towels, and many other...

How To Find The Most Eco-Friendly Packaging Tape

As the human population grows ever larger, its needs grow at the same pace. In the past, we didn't have to worry all that much about ruining the environment because our species just didn't have the numbers to do so. Likewise, before modern technology came into being,...

HOW TO CALCULATE THE COST OF PACKAGING

For those who are new to the world of business, packaging costs are an oft-overlooked matter. Because the packaging is extraneous to the product itself, it is usually thrown away by the customer. In spite of this fact, product packaging is still an important part of...

The Ultimate Guide To Paper Bags

Paper bags are one of those things that modern people take for granted. We see them everywhere, as they have become ubiquitous in our daily lives. From the paper sack that holds a school lunch to the bags at the local store, these things are everywhere. Before paper...

Attention New Customers: You Can Save 15% On Your First Stock Order, and Then Up to 10% Every Day After

Here at Mid-Atlantic Packaging, we’re always focused on helping our customers get the most out of their custom retail packaging, and we're just as dedicated to making sure they get the best value on every stock purchase, too. Whether you're a new reader to our blog or...

Tissue Paper Flowers For Valentine’s Day

Valentine's day is one gift giving holiday that you want to be sure to go all out on the packaging. If you want to keep your gift a notch above the rest all you need is some tissue paper, decorative ribbons, and florist's wire to turn an ordinary gift bag into the...

Six Types of Kraft Paper Your Brand Needs to Discover

Sustainable and beautiful, kraft paper is making converts out of countless businesses looking for better packaging options. Deciding that kraft paper is the future of your packaging plan is only the first step. There are endless reasons why making the jump to kraft...

How to Convert Your Retail Packaging to Meet Sustainability Standards

Sustainability can't wait. For brands that utilize retail packaging, the urgency for making sustainable, eco-friendly updates is palpable. In polls, consumers are overwhelmingly voicing their support for brands that utilize eco-friendly practices. Beyond that, many...

Six Types of Kraft Paper Your Brand Needs to Discover

Sustainable and beautiful, kraft paper is making converts out of countless businesses looking for better packaging options. Deciding that kraft paper is the future of your packaging plan is only the first step. There are endless reasons why making the jump to kraft...

How to Convert Your Retail Packaging to Meet Sustainability Standards

Sustainability can't wait. For brands that utilize retail packaging, the urgency for making sustainable, eco-friendly updates is palpable. In polls, consumers are overwhelmingly voicing their support for brands that utilize eco-friendly practices. Beyond that, many...

Food Packaging Trends to Know in 2021

Consumers are grabbing for some very different things in 2021 than they were in 2020, 2019 or 2018. As anyone in the consumer-goods industry knows, packaging strongly influences buying decisions. In a consumer poll conducted by the Paper and Packaging Board, 72...

4 Things You Should Consider When Making Your Next Packaging Purchase

Packaging should tell a story. However, far too many brands leave the pages unwritten because they are only looking at packaging from one angle. For some, the priority is reducing packaging costs. Others only focus on creating the boldest style possible. Others simply...

Why Crinkle Cut Shred Makes Boxes Better

Shredded paper is shredding the competition when it comes to providing an affordable, sustainable packing material. Jubilant and whimsical, crinkle cut shred paper is designed to make recipients smile. However, this packaging filler is no joke when it comes to...

Your Source for Branded & Stock Packaging

We take pride in providing our customers with the most cost-effective and practical solutions for their packaging needs. Because we started as a small business ourselves, we are committed to helping your company succeed. We custom-print boxes, bags, tissue paper, and all types of packaging and shipping supplies to help boutiques, restaurants, gourmet and specialty shops and other small businesses achieve their full potential in the local marketplace. Mid-Atlantic Packaging represents the finest manufacturers in the industry.